On this day in hip-hop history, Junior M.A.F.I.A. released their debut studio album Conspiracy.
On this day in 1995, Junior M.A.F.I.A. released their debut studio album Conspiracy on Undeas. The Brooklyn rap group, led by the Notorious B.I.G., debuted to much acclaim.
Conspiracy debuted at #8 on the Billboard 200. It reached #2 on the R&B chart and sold 69,000 copies in the first week. The album was certified gold.
Junior M.A.F.I.A.'s debut included a few hit singles such as "Player's Anthem," which reached #13 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified gold. "Get Money" peaked at #17 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was certified platinum.
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2006 - The Roots released their seventh studio album Game Theory on Def Jam.
2011 - Lil Wayne released his ninth studio album Tha Carter IV on Young Money.