• The Usher 8701 Album Turns 20 Years Old Today
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    The Usher 8701 Album Turns 20 Years Old Today

    When you think about great R&B artists over the last 25 years, Usher’s name will usually come up. Usher entered the game at the age of 15 when he dropped his self-titled debut joint. Three years later, he returned with his second album, My Way. My Way went on to sell over 6 million records making Usher a megastar in the process. Less than two years later, he released a Live album to close out the 90s. Usher released his 3rd album a couple years later. The album is called 8701 and it was released 20 years ago today. Some call this one the album before the classic Confessions project.…

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    Erick Sermon Bomdigi for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday as that mean we are closer to the weekend. Once again, there was another productive week of music being played. We had some down south stuff with the Ludaversal joint from Ludacris and the Paperwork album from T.I. Out west, 2Pac’s Until the End of Time, Lethal Injection from Ice Cube and a personal Kendrick Lamar playlist. The Get Rich or Die Trying Soundtrack was highlighted and MJG’s This Might Be the Day was also played. My featured Throwback Thursday joint is from one of my all-time favorite producers. Erick Sermon of EPMD fame came through with his second solo joint over 25 years ago. The…

  • Wicked Wayz From Mr. Mike Released 25 Years Ago Today
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    Wicked Wayz From Mr. Mike Released 25 Years Ago Today

    Suave House Records is one of my favorite rap labels of all-time. 8Ball & MJG were their biggest acts, but they had others beside them. Tela, Crime Boss and South Circle all dropped classic albums as they were included in my Suave House collection. Mr. Mike was a part of South Circle with Thorough and he dropped his debut album the following year. Wicked Wayz was the name of the project, and it was released 25 years ago today. The Wicked Wayz joint featured 8Ball & MJG and Ice Cube and it was a great album. Stop Lying is my favorite song off the album as it was featured as…

  • We Want Eazy by Eazy E for Throwback Thursday
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    We Want Eazy by Eazy E for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday as that mean we are closer to the weekend. Once again, there was another great week of music being played. We kicked things off with the classic Ridin’ Dirty album from UGK and then Morray’s Street Sermon joint. Afterwards, we had some R&B playing with the Candy Rain joint from Soul for Real, plus the Drake & Future joint. Liquid Swords by GZA, Wicked Wayz from Mr. Mike and the ONIFC project by Wiz Khalifa. As you can see, there were some good music played and I had plenty to choose from. For my featured Throwback Thursday track, we went to the compilation of 1988 Hip…

  • Goodie Mob Soul Food for Throwback Thursday
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    Goodie Mob Soul Food for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday as that mean we are closer to the weekend. Once again, my playlist for the week was really good. The week started with listening to the new Pop Smoke album and that was followed by Young Joc. I Am from Nas, Disc 1 of Life After Death and Mood Muzik 3.5 was also in my rotation. I’m Your Baby Tonight from Whitney Houston and a personal 2Pac mixtape also made its way to my playlist. The Doctor’s Advocate by the Game was another project that was played this week. All of these great albums had amazing tracks and could be a featured track. The final album…

  • C Murder Feel My Pain for Throwback Thursday
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    C Murder Feel My Pain for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday as that mean we are closer to the weekend. My playlist started off with the late, great Aaliyah’s final album. The Versus joint from Usher, Snoop’s Ego Trippin’ and Jay-Z’s Dynasty album was also played. D-Block, a couple of mixtapes and Piece of Mind by Tela also made the playlist. As you can see, this was another good week of some great music. For my featured Throwback Thursday track, we’re going with one of the best albums to come from No Limit Records. C Murder’s Life or Death album is a classic album. It featured damn near everyone on the label and went platinum just like…