On this day in Hip-Hop history, the single "Hit 'Em High" was released.
On this day in 1997, the fourth single off the soundtrack to the Motion Picture film Space Jam "Hit 'Em High" was released on Atlantic. The single was produced by Poke and Tone of the Trackmasters. The song was performed by B Real of Cypress Hill, Busta Rhymes, Coolio, LL Cool J, and Method Man. It reached #8 on the UK Singles chart.
Also on this day...
2015 - The hip-hop drama Empire premiered on Fox.