On this day in Hip-Hop history, Hammer released his fifth album The Funky Headhunter.
On this day in 1994, Hammer released his fifth album The Funky Headhunter on Giant. The album featured production from Teddy Riley, Stefan Adamek, G-Bomb, the Hines Brothers, and the Whole 9. Guest artists featured on the album included Tha Dogg Pound, 2 Bigg MC, and Suge Knight.
The Funky Headhunter spawned the hit singles "Pumps and a Bump," which reached #26 on the Billboard Hot 100 and peaked at #3 on the Rap chart; and "It's All Good," which reached #46 on the Billboard Hot 100. The album reached #12 on the Billboard 200. It peaked at #2 on the R&B chart. It was certified platinum by the RIAA.