Music Birthday: Lauryn Hill

🔊🥳 Today, May 26, 1975, Lauryn Noelle Hill was born in East Orange, New Jersey. Hill has a song called ‘Everything is Everything,’ and it was certified by the RIAA on August 6, 1999. Helping pioneer the neo-soul genre, the song comes from Hill’s “Miseducation of Lauryn Hill” debut studio album. ‘Everything is Everying’ reachedContinue reading “Music Birthday: Lauryn Hill”

Music Birthday: Salaam Remi

🔊🥳 Today, May 14, 1972, Salaam Remi was born in Queens, New York City, NY. Remi produced ‘Fu-Gee-La’ for the Fugees in 1995. The song sampled Teena Marie’s ‘Ooo La La La,’ Ramsey Lewis’ ‘If Loving You Is Wrong, I Don’t Want to Be Right,’ and was sampled in ‘Nas Album Done’ by DJ KhaledContinue reading “Music Birthday: Salaam Remi”

Music Birthday: Pras Michél

🔊🎉Today, October 19, 1972, Prakazrel Samuel Michel was born in Brooklyn, NY. In August 1998, ‘Ghetto Supastar (That is What You Are),’ his collaboration with Ol’ Dirty Bastard and Mya, peaked at no. 15. Song spent 21 weeks on chart in support of Michel’s debut disc, “Ghetto Supastar;” released in June 1998. At the 41stContinue reading “Music Birthday: Pras Michél”