On this day in Hip-Hop history, The Pharcyde released their second album Labcabincalifornia.
On this day in 1995, The Pharcyde released their sophomore album Labcabincalifornia on Delicious Vinyl. The album was produced by the group with J Dilla, Diamond D, and M-Walk.
Labcabincalifornia produced two hit singles, "Runnin'," which reached #55 on the Billboard Hot 100, and "Drop." Both reached #5 on the Rap chart. The album peaked at #37 on the Billboard 200. It reached #17 on the R&B chart.
Also on this day...
1989 - 3rd Bass released their debut album The Cactus Al/bum on Def Jam.
1989 - Def Jef released his debut album Just a Poet with Soul on Delicious Vinyl.
1995 - Alliance Ethnik released their debut album Simple et Funky on Delabel Records.
2000 - Prodigy released his debut solo album H.N.I.C. on Loud.
2003 - Jay Z released The Black Album on Roc-A-Fella.
2003 - G Unit released their debut album Beg for Mercy on Interscope.
2003 - Paramount Pictures released the documentary Tupac: Resurrection.
This day in Birthdays...
Joseph "Run" Simmons (1964) - American musician, rapper, and actor. One of the founding members of the hip-hop group Run-D.M.C. Also a practicing minister.