On this day in Hip-Hop history, Black Sheep released their debut album A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing.
On this day in 1991, fellow Native Tongues Posse artists, Black Sheep, released their debut album A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing on Mercury. The album was mostly self-produced by Black Sheep themselves, Dres and Mr. Lawnge.
The mischievous set spawned four hit singles: "Flavor of the Month," "Strobelite Honey," "Similak Child," and the classic joint "The Choice is Yours" which hit #1 on the Rap chart and was accompanied by a revolutionizing music video which changed the art form.
A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing peaked at #30 on the Billboard 200 and #15 on the R&B chart. It was certified gold.
Also on this day...
1991 - Del the Funky Homosapien released his debut album I Wish My Brother George Was Here on Elektra.
1996 - Chuck D released his debut solo album Autobiography of Mistachuck on Mercury.
1996 - M.O.P. released their second studio album Firing Squad on Relativity.
1996 - Westside Connection released Bow Down on Priority.
2012 - Kendrick Lamar released his second album Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City on Top Dawg.