On this day in Hip-Hop history, Divine Styler released his debut album Word Power.
On this day in 1989, Brooklyn MC Divine Styler released his debut album Word Power on Ice-T's Rhyme Syndicate. The album was produced by Styler along with Bilal Bashir and Lawrence A. Duhart.
The debut set was socially conscious and politically charged and spawned a few classics and the lead single "Ain't Sayin' Nothin'," which peaked at #10 on the Billboard Rap chart.
Word Power reached #62 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.
Also on this day...
2001 - DMX released his fourth album The Great Depression on Ruff Ryders.
2001 - Dilated Peoples released their second album Expansion Team on Capitol.
2007 - Little Brother released their third studio album Getback on ABB.
2015 - DJ Khaled released his eighth album I Changed a Lot on his own label We the Best.