On this day in Hip-Hop history, Pete Rock & CL Smooth released their last album The Main Ingredient.
On this day in 1994, Pete Rock & CL Smooth released their second and final album as a duo, The Main Ingredient on Elektra. The album was masterfully produced by Pete Rock. It featured a heavy dose of soul and jazz samples with instrumental interludes between the tracks.
The Main Ingredient spawned the hit singles "Take You There," "I Got a Love," and "Searching," which featured guest artist Vinia Mojica. The album peaked at #51 on the Billboard 200. It reached #9 on the R&B chart.
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1994 - Keith Murray released his debut album The Most Beautifullest Thing in This World on Jive.
2002 - The Universal Pictures film 8 Mile was released in US theaters.
2005 - D4L released their debut album Down for Life on Atlantic.
2011 - Heavy D (Dwight Arrington Myers) passed away in Los Angeles.
This day in Birthdays...
Eric B. (1965) - American record producer and DJ. One half of the hip-hop duo Eric B. & Rakim.