On this day in Hip-Hop history, Gang Starr released their debut album No More Mr. Nice Guy.
On this day in 1989, Gang Starr released their debut album No More Mr. Nice Guy on Wild Pitch. The album was self-produced by DJ Premier and Guru along with Mark the 45 King. Damo D-Ski was featured as a guest artist on the set.
No More Mr. Nice Guy spawned the classic singles "Manifest," and "Positivity," which peaked at #19 on the Rap chart. The debut album reached #83 on the R&B chart.
Also on this day...
1995 - The Notorious B.I.G. released the smash hit remix of "One More Chance," on Bad Boy.
2000 - Lil' Zane released the single "Callin' Me" on Priority.
2000 - LaFace Records released the soundtrack to the Paramount Pictures film Shaft.