🔊🥳Today, March 5, 1978, Top-tier emcee Papoose was born Shamele Mackie in Brooklyn, NYC, NY. On March 26, 2013, Papoose released his debut studio album “The Nacirema Dream.” On April 12, 2013, the album peaked at no. 97 on the US Billboard 200. On the same date as it’s peak on the Billboard 200, it peaked at no. 8 on the Billboard Top Rap Albums Chart. Dan Dilemma produced the Remy Ma ‘What’s My Name’ collaboration—which includes samples of ‘For The Love of Money’ by The O’Jays, and Jay-Z’s ‘PSA (Interlude).’ An all-star debut disc, you can also hear features from Erykah Badu, Mavado, Ron Browz, Jadakiss, Jim Jones, DJ Premier, and more.