• Jay Z 99 Problems for Throwback Thursday
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    Jay Z 99 Problems for Throwback Thursday

    First of all, I’m hoping you had a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. For those holidays there were no Throwback Thursday music posted. Since then, I’ve listened to a lot of music during that off time. Hip Hop is Dead from Nas and Scarface’s My Homies double album. Beanie Sigel’s The Reason and the new joint from Too Short and E-40. We are going with another album that was on my playlist during this break. The Black Album from Jay-Z was his 8th project and was supposed to be his final one. The Black Album sold about 4 million records and would’ve been a perfect way for Jay to…

  • Goodie Mob Cell Therapy for Throwback Thursday
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    Goodie Mob Cell Therapy for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday, as that means we’re closer to the weekend. My playlist this week included a couple of personal mixtapes from Ludacris and 1994 Hip Hop. The debut from Styles P, Real Talk by Fabolous and Back to the Future from Jodeci was also played. The one album that will be at the bottom to stream in the new one from the legendary Goodie Mob. Goodie Mob just released a damn good album called Survival Kit. Survival Kit is music this new generation need to hear and easily one of my favorite albums this year. For my Throwback Thursday, we are going back to 1995 when the Goodie…

  • Classic SWV Anything for Throwback Thursday
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    Classic SWV Anything for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday, that means we’re closer to the weekend. I’ve had two weeks of music to check out. On Thanksgiving, I chose not to post a Throwback Thursday. The new Jeezy album, 2Pac Duets and a pair of personal mixtapes from Ludacris and Eminem were bumped. D’Angelo’s Brown Sugar and the debut from Xscape were played also. For my featured Throwback Thursday track, we’re going with SWV. SWV was one of the many highlights of the R&B era of the 90s. The debut album from SWV, It’s About Time was one of the better one in the 90s. It’s About Time went triple platinum and created a slew…

  • Gucci Mane Jeezy Icy for Throwback Thursday
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    Gucci Mane Jeezy Icy for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday and that means we’re itching closer to the weekend. My playlist this week was another impressive to say the least. Still I Rise from 2Pac & the Outlawz, Jay-Z’s Blueprint 2, Crunk Juice by Lil Jon and Shyne’s debut. The new 2 Chainz, my personal Big Pun Greatest Hits, I-20 and a few others made up my week. With the Verzuz battle set to go down tonight, I’m moving in another direction. As we all know, the original battle was to see T.I. go against Jeezy. The new Verzuz will see two old nemeses go at in Gucci Mane and Jeezy. If you haven’t followed either…

  • Drake Jeezy Unforgettable for Throwback Thursday
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    Drake Jeezy Unforgettable for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday and that means we are closer to the weekend. This week, mixtapes from Ja Rule and Beanie Sigel was played to go along with G Unit 19 Radio. Southern Smoke 5, Death Threatz from MC Eiht, Anarchy from Busta Rhymes and a personal collection from me was also played. My featured Throwback Thursday track is from Drake and it features Jeezy. The track is called Unforgettable and it’s off of his Thank Me Later album. Jeezy has a new album, Recession 2 coming out on November 30th. Drake is also working on new music as his Certified Lover Boy project is due to be released at…

  • Busta Rhymes What’s It Gonna Be with Janet Jackson
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    Busta Rhymes What’s It Gonna Be with Janet Jackson

    Welcome to another Thursday and that means we’re closer to the weekend. Akon, Toni Braxton, Erykah Badu and Isley Brothers represented the R&B playlist this week. On the rap side, the Infamous by Mobb Deep, Loso’s Way from Fabolous and Big Tray Deee was played. 5th Ward Boyz Ghetto Dope album, Drake’s Thank Me Later and the new Busta album was played. Extinction Level Event 2: The Wrath of God is the newest project from Busta. This is his 10th album and the first one he’s put out in about 8 years. For my Throwback Thursday, we’re going back almost 22 years. The first installation of Extinction Level Event was…

  • Juelz Santana Mic Check for Throwback Thursday
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    Juelz Santana Mic Check for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday and that means we’re closer to the weekend. My playlist has some R&B jams this week. Keith Sweat’s I’ll Give All My Love to You, Joe’s debut and mixtape was played. On the other end, Fat Joe’s All or Nothing and a personal mixtape was on the agenda. Kane & Abel’s 7 Sins, the debut from Maino and Juelz Santana second album was played. We are going to feature Juelz Santana and his What the Game’s Been Missing album. Juelz Santana first hit the scene when Cam’Ron featured him a lot on his Come Home with Me album and the smash hit, Oh Boy. Juelz was…

  • Whitney Houston I Will Always Love You
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    Whitney Houston I Will Always Love You

    Welcome to another Thursday, that means we’re getting closer to the weekend. This week mixtapes by the Game and Nate Dogg was played. T.I.’s Libra, Fat Boys are Back, 1990-Sick from Spice 1 and Jim Jones second album was also played. One of my personal mixtapes was featured, but the last one played is going to be featured. The Bodyguard Soundtrack is the most successful movie soundtrack ever as it sold over 45 million records. Let me repeat that one more time, the Bodyguard Soundtrack sold over 45 million records. The late, great Whitney Houston was the star of the movie and soundtrack. I Will Always Love You was the…

  • Mind of Mystikal Released 25 Years Ago Today
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    Mind of Mystikal Released 25 Years Ago Today

    Before Mystikal was a No Limit soldier, he released an album back in 1994. In 1995, he re-released the album and named it Mind of Mystikal. Mind of Mystikal dropped 25 years ago today and I listened to this the first time riding with a friend. Unpredictable was a totally different album from the Mind of Mystikal. The big track from the album was Here I Go and that beat was insane in my homeboy’s system. During this time, we called him the Busta Rhymes of the south which was a compliment. Beware was the single that was being promoted and one he had a video for. While Mystikal didn’t…

  • The Light by Common for Throwback Thursday
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    The Light by Common for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday, this means we’re closer to the weekend. The big news in hip hop this week was the rumored exit from TDE by Kendrick Lamar. It turned out to be fake news, which could mean we might have some new music from him. My playlist this week consisted of a Snoop Dogg and Jadakiss mixtape, plus the Like Water for Chocolate. There was also a pair of personal mixtapes, Lil Wayne’s I Am Not a Human Being II and Boosie’s Life after Death Row. Once again, there’s a lot to choose from as far as a featured Throwback Thursday track. The featured track comes from Common’s Like…

  • Mia X The Party Don’t Stop with Master P and Foxy Brown
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    Mia X The Party Don’t Stop with Master P and Foxy Brown

    Welcome to another Thursday and of course that means we’re closer to the weekend. My playlist this week had a few mixtapes that were played. DJ Goldfinger, a No Limit Records and Young Buck’s Chronic 2006 were the ones. Common’s Be, Rap or Go to the League by 2 Chainz and Self Made 3 was played also. You can come up with so many Throwback Thursday joints off any of those records. For this week, we’re going with someone from No Limit Records. Recently, I put together 27 No Limit Records albums that should be in your collection. Mia X’s Unlady Like was one of the albums because it’s a…

  • Classic Track B.G. Living Legend for Throwback Thursday
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    Classic Track B.G. Living Legend for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday, this means we’re getting closer to the weekend. Let the Rhythm Hit ‘Em, Mean Green No Limit compilation, Come Home with Me by Cam’ron was on my playlist. Eminem’s Marshall Mathers LP, a personal mixtape and a slow jams CD was also on the list. The final album that made the list will have one of its tracks as my featured Throwback Thursday joint. The album is It’s All On U Vol. 2 from B.G. B.G. released Volume 2 just a few months after the release of Volume 1. I’ve said many times before that B.G. was my favorite from the Hot Boys. As a matter…

  • Twista Overnight Celebrity with Kanye West for Throwback Thursday
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    Twista Overnight Celebrity with Kanye West for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday, this means we’re closer to the weekend. My playlist consisted of a mixture of R&B and some hip hop of course. Musiq Soulchild, Jamie Foxx and the debut from Jagged Edge was for the R&B side. For hip hop, Busta Rhymes, the Beautiful Struggle from Talib Kweli, Ice Cube’s debut and Twista. The Adrenaline Rush 2007 album from Twista was on my playlist, but it made me think about some older Twista. We’re going back to the album after his classic, Adrenaline Rush which was the Kamikaze joint. It took Twista almost 7 years to drop the Kamikaze album, but it was well worth the wait.…

  • Nas Affirmative Action Featuring the Firm for Throwback Thursday
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    Nas Affirmative Action Featuring the Firm for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday, which means we’re closer to the weekend. For many of us, this was a short week seeing that Labor Day was on Monday. My playlist this week consisted of the King’s Disease album, NWA Greatest Hits and the Released Therapy album from Ludacris. 8Ball & MJG, Big Boi’s debut album and a 2Pac mixtape was also played this week. For this Throwback Thursday, there’s a lot to choose from when it comes to these artists. With Nas celebrating his 47th birthday in 5 days, we have to go with him. On his new album, the Firm reunited on the track called Full Circle which is one…

  • Brandy and Monica The Boy is Mine
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    Brandy and Monica The Boy is Mine for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday, this means we’re closer to the weekend. Many of us will have a three day weekend with Labor Day being Monday. My playlist was once again pretty nice with albums like YG’s My Krazy Life. My 1994 hip hop disc 1, J. Cole Greatest Hits Disc 2 and Jermaine Dupri’s Life in 1472 albums were played also. There were couple others, but we’re going in another direction for this week’s Throwback Thursday. With the record breaking Verzuz that took place between Brandy and Monica, we had to go there. It’s been said that over 6 million people viewed their epic encounter. We never expected to see…

  • Mama Said Knock You Out Released 30 Years Ago Today
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    Mama Said Knock You Out Released 30 Years Ago Today

    LL Cool J is known as one of the greatest rappers of all-time. LL burst upon the scene in 1985 with Radio and held his own for decades. 30 years ago today, LL Cool J released his fourth album, Mama Said Knock You Out. Mama Said Knock You Out was the follow-up to his platinum selling Walking with a Panther. Walking with a Panther produced four classic LL Cool J tracks, so how was Mama Said Knock You Out? It seemed like the people really loved the album because it eventually went double platinum. LL dropped five singles off the album. Around the Way girl was the third one to…

  • Mariah Carey Shake It Off for Throwback Thursday
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    Mariah Carey Shake It Off for Throwback Thursday

    Welcome to another Thursday, this means we’re closer to the weekend. My playlist this weekend consisted of a pair of albums from Game, the Friday Soundtrack and EPMD Greatest Hits. The classic Long Live the Kane, a personal Master P CD and Mariah Carey’s The Emancipation of Mimi joint. The Game albums were LAX and the Documentary 2.5. As you can see, there are a lot to choose from to be featured as the Throwback Thursday song. We going with some R&B this week and checking up on the Maria Carey joint. Many people called the Emancipation of Mimi album her comeback project. The album went on to sell six…

  • If I Could Change Master P From I’m Bout It Soundtrack
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    If I Could Change Master P From I’m Bout It Soundtrack

    I’m Bout It Soundtrack was one of the best albums from No Limit Records. The soundtrack went on to sell almost 4 million copies worldwide. I’m Bout It produced several hits like How Ya Do Dat, Pushin’ Inside You and Ride 4U. One of the bigger hits from the soundtrack was a track by Master P and Steady Mobb’n. If I Could Change is the track and the featured Throwback Thursday joint. If I Could Change was a dope track and one of my favorite featuring Master P. The track set the tone for the debut album from Steady Mobb’n called Premeditated Drama. Steady Mobb’n was a solid duo for…