Music Birthday: Project Pat

Today, February 8, 1973, Project Pat was born Patrick Earl Houston in Memphis, Tennessee. On March 29, 2001, Project Pat’s second studio album, “MISTA DON’T PLAY — EVERYTHANGS WORKIN’,” was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. “MISTA DON’T PLAY — EVERYTHANGS WORKIN’” is brimmed with head-nodding southern hip-hop, and laced with close-knit…

Music Birthday: Kehlani

🔊🥳 Today, April 24, 1995, Kehlani Ashley Parrish was born in Oakland, California. Kehlani has a new song with Megan Thee Stallion called ‘Hit My Phone,’ and it’s included on Megan Thee Stallion’s third extended play “Suga.” The song is a production by Jake One, Pop Wansel, and Jonathan “Swish” Whitfield.

HomageCollage: Offset, “FATHER OF 4”

🔊💜Today, February 22, 2019, Offset released his solo debut studio album, “FATHER OF 4.” The album reached no. 4 on the US Billboard 200. Two singles were spawned in support of “FATHER OF 4,” ‘Red Room’ and ‘Clout.’ On May 3, 2019, ‘Clout’ peaked at no. 39 on the Hot 100; and on August 21,…

Music Birthday: Murda Beatz

🔊🎉Today, February 11, 1994, Murda Beatz was born Shane Lee Lindstrom, in Niagara Falls, Canada. In April 2018, Murda Beatz produced ‘I Do’ for Cardi B and SZA, a song included on Cardi B’s debut studio album “Invasion of Privacy.” ‘I Do’ marks the first collaboration with Cardi B and SZA, and it was co-produced…

Music Birthday: Project Pat

🔊🎉Today, February 8, 1973, Project Pat was born Patrick Earl Houston, in Memphis, Tennessee. In her ‘Bickenhead,’ Cardi B sampled Project Pat’s ‘Chickenhead,’ which comes from his sophomore studio album, “Mista Dont Play Everythangs Workin.” Cardi B‘s ‘Bickenhead,’ a production by Ayo the Producer, Keyzbaby, and NES, peaked at no. 43 on the US Hot…

HomageCollage: Migos, “Culture II”

🔊💜Today, January 26, 2018, Migos released their third studio album, “Culture II.” This album peaked at no. 1 on the US Billboard 200, and no. 4 on the UK Official Albums Chart. Each of the four singles released in support of “Culture II” have peaked on the Hot 100: ‘Motorsport’ ft. Nicki Minaj and Cardi…

Music Birthday: Cardi B

🔊🎉Today, October 11, 1992, Cardi B was born Belcalis Almanzar in The Bronx, NY. ‘Drip’ ft. Migos earner her a platinum certification, her first, from the Recording Industry Association of America. Song is included on her Grammy-winning debut studio album, “Invasion of Privacy.” 

Music Birthday: Bruno Mars

🔊🎉Today, October 8, 1985 – Bruno Mars was born Peter Hernandez, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Mars co-wrote ‘Right Round’ for Flo Rida’s sophomore set, “R.O.O.T.S.” Song reached the no. 1 spot on the US Hot 100, and earned 6x platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America.