Monthly Archives: May 2014

De La Soul – De La Soul Is Dead (May 13, 1991)

After their critically acclaimed debut,3 Feet High & Rising, De La Soul was left in an interesting predicament. While most loved and accepted them and their music for what it was, their street cred was still questioned by some and … Continue reading

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Terminator X – & The Valley of the Jeep Beets ( May 7, 1991)

Norman Rogers is better known to everyone in the world, other than his mother, as Terminator X, the deejay from the legendary hip-hop collective Public Enemy, during their most prominent years (87′ to 99′). My remembrance of Terminator X during PE’s golden years … Continue reading

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Tone-Loc – Loc-ed After Dark (January 23, 1989)

For those keeping score at home, this one should go right after Straight Out The Jungle, kicking off 1989. Remember Young MC? Or better question, remember the crossover rap hit “Bust A Move”?  This one song defined his rap career … Continue reading

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