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Method Man & Redman – Whateva Man [VMG Approved]

“Whateva Man” is the second single released for Redman’s third album, Muddy Waters. It is a mellow track produced by and featuring Erick Sermon, although he is not in the video. Method Man and Keith Murray appears in the video, although they are not on the song. It reached number 42 on the Billboard Hot […]

Vanilla Ice Explains Why He Signed Over $4 Million In Royalties To Suge Knight

Rapper Vanilla Ice told ABC news during a 1996 interview that Suge Knight had him very scared during an argument on a balcony over money from the song Ice Ice Baby. Source: Vanilla Ice Explains Why He Signed Over $4 Million In Royalties To Suge Knight! “I Was Very Scared” (1996) | New Video No […]

Redman – Funkorama

“Funkorama” is a 1995 single by Redman. It was produced by Redman and co-produced by Erick Sermon for Sermon’s Insomnia compilation album. The song samples “Stick ‘Em” by The Fat Boys and “Midnight” by A Tribe Called Quest. The song featured a memorable black and white video featuring members from Redman’s crew, Def Squad as […]

De La Soul – Stakes Is High

Stakes Is High is De La Soul’s fourth full-length album, released on June 18, 1996. The album marked a change in the group’s sound and direction as it was their first release not to be produced in collaboration with Prince Paul. Stakes Is High was mainly produced by the group themselves with additional tracks provided […]

Westside Connection – Bow Down

Bow Down is the debut album by American West coast hip hop/gangsta rap supergroup Westside Connection, released on October 22, 1996 through Ice Cube’s Lench Mob/Priority Records. It featured production from Bud’da, QDIII and Ice Cube among other producers. The album peaked at number two on the Billboard 200 on November 9, 1996, shipping 145,000 […]

19 Year Old Kanye West Spitting A Freestyle At Fat Beats Opening In 1996 [VMG Approved]

This Is Classic… A then 19-year-old West traveled to New York City to attend the Fat Beats’ opening party at the 6th Avenue store In August of 1996 , where he eventually performed this freestyle. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MortA3YcEDE No related posts.

Nas Feat. Lauryn Hill – If I Ruled The World (Imagine That)

“If I Ruled the World (Imagine That)” is a 1996 hit hip hop single by Nas featuring Lauryn Hill of The Fugees. It is based on the 1985 hit of the same name by rapper Kurtis Blow and samples the beat of “Friends” by Whodini. The single was Nas’s first Top 20 R&B hit, and […]

Fugees Feat. A Tribe Called Quest & Busta Rhymes – Rumble In The Jungle

From the 1996 Soundtrack to the Award Winning Documentary: “When We Were Kings”. When We Were Kings is a 1996 documentary film directed by Leon Gast about the famous Rumble in the Jungle heavyweight championship match between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman. The fight was held in Zaire (now the Democratic Republic of the Congo) […]