On this day in Hip-Hop history, Waka Flocka Flame released his debut studio album Flockaveli.
On this day in 2010, Waka Flocka Flame released his debut studio album Flockaveli on 1017 Brick Squad. The album was produced by Lex Luger, Drumma Boy, Southside, and others. Guest artists featured on the set included Kebo Gotti, Cap, Roscoe Dash, Wale, French Montana, Cartier Kitten, Mouse, YG Hootie, Joe Moses, Big Deal, Suge Gotti, Baby Bomb, RA Diggs, Uncle Murda, Smurf, Ice Burgandy, Pastor Troy, Slim Dunkin, and Gudda Gudda.
Flockaveli spawned the hit singles "Hard in da Paint," which reached #28 on the R&B/Hip-Hop chart; "Grove St. Party," which reached #10 on the Rap chart; "Oh Let's Do It," which peaked at #62 on the Billboard Hot 100; and "No Hands," which reached #13 on the Billboard Hot 100. The album debuted at #6 on the Billboard 200.
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1992 - Roxanne Shante released her second and final album The Bitch is Back on Tommy Boy.
1997 - Jason Nevins released his remix of Run-D.M.C.'s "It's Like That" on Profile.
1999 - Inspectah Deck released his debut album Uncontrolled Substance on Loud Records.
2004 - De La Soul released their seventh album The Grind Date on AOI.