On this day in Hip-Hop history, Queen Latifah released her debut album All Hail the Queen.
On this day in 1989, Queen Latifah released her debut album All Hail the Queen on Tommy Boy. The album featured production from Prince Paul, KRS-One, Mark the 45 King, Little Louie Vega, and Daddy-O of Stetsasonic.
All Hail the Queen spawned the classic hit singles "Wrath of My Madness," "Mama Gave Birth to the Soul Children," which featured De La Soul, and "Ladies First," which featured Monie Love. The album peaked at #124 on the Billboard 200. It peaked at #6 on the R&B chart. It was certified gold by the RIAA.
Also on this day...
1989 - The Jungle Brothers released their sophomore album Done by the Forces of Nature on Warner Bros.
1995 - Erick Sermon released his second solo album Double or Nothing on Def Jam.
1995 - KRS-One released his self-titled sophomore solo album on Jive.
1995 - Goodie Mob released their debut album Soul Food on LaFace.
1995 - The Genius/GZA of the Wu-Tang Clan released his sophomore album Liquid Swords on Geffen.
1995 - The Click released their sophomore album Game Related on Jive.
2000 - Outlawz released their sophomore album Ride wit Us or Collide wit Us on Outlawz Recordz.