On this day in Hip-Hop history, The Firm released their debut album The Firm: The Album.
On this day in 1997, rap supergroup The Firm released their one and only album The Firm: The Album on Aftermath. The album was produced by Dr. Dre and Trackmasters. Guests featured on the album included Dr. Dre, Pretty Boy, Canibus, Half a Mill, Dawn Robinson of En Vogue, and Lucy Pearl.
The Firm: The Album spawned the smash hits "Firm Biz," and "Phone Tap." The highly anticipated album debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 and also reached #1 on the R&B chart.
Also on this day...
1997 - Salt-N-Pepa released their fifth album Brand New on Red Ant.
2003 - Loon released his self-titled debut album on Bad Boy.
2006 - Jim Jones released the single "We Fly High" on Diplomat.
2014 - T.I. released his ninth album Paperwork on Columbia.