On this day in Hip-Hop history, Common Sense released his debut album Can I Borrow a Dollar?
On this day in 1992, Chicago rapper Common Sense, who would later drop the "Sense" from his name, dropped his debut album Can I Borrow a Dollar? on Relativity. The album was produced by No I.D., the Beatnuts, and Twilite Tone.
Can I Borrow a Dollar? spawned three singles: "Take It EZ," which reached #5 on the Rap chart; "Breaker 1/9," which reached #10 on the Rap chart; and "Soul by the Pound," which reached #7 on the Rap chart. The album peaked at #70 on the R&B/Hip-Hop chart.
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