Outkast: “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below”

Today, September 23, 2003, Outkast released their fifth studio album, “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below.” As of May 2006, the album is an 11x platinum-seller. Outkast released these four singles to support the album: ‘Hey Ya!,’ ‘The Way You Move’ ft. Sleepy Brown, ‘Roses,’ and ‘GhettoMusick/Prototype.’  On the American iTunes Songs Chart, these singles scored positions: ‘TheContinue reading “Outkast: “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below””

The Notorious B.I.G.: “Ready to Die”

Today, September 13, 1994, The Notorious B.I.G. released his debut studio album “Ready to Die.” This album peaked at no. 15 on the US Billboard 200, and no. 1 on the Billboard’s Catalog Albums Chart.  The first album released on Diddy’s Bad Boy record label, “Ready to Die” remains a classic hip-hop album, inspiring artistsContinue reading “The Notorious B.I.G.: “Ready to Die””

Music Birthday: 2 Chainz

Today, September 12, 1977, 2 Chainz was born Tauheed Epps in College Park, Georgia. Along with Beyonce, 2 Chainz is featured on a hot track called ‘Turnt’ by The-Dream. The song was produced by The-Dream, and written by Beyonce, 2 Chainz and The-Dream. It comes from The-Dream’s “IV Play” album, released in May 2013.  StreamContinue reading “Music Birthday: 2 Chainz”