Category: 1996

Throwback Friday #10: Iced Out in the South

Master P, born Percy Robert Miller, otherwise known by his business name, P. Miller, released his first record in 2001 but didn’t achieve fame until his work with TRU and his fifth album Ice Cream Man in 1996. He founded No Limit Records and is often credited with being a heavy influence in the popularity [...]

Friday October 7th, 2011 in 1996 | 31,235 Comments »

Throwback Friday #8: Chicago Pimpin

Do Or Die came out of Chicago with their debut album Picture This in 1996. Since then, the trio of Belo Zero, N.A.R.D. and AK-47 has sold over 3 million albums. They achieved commercial success with their first single “Po Pimp” featuring JP and Twista. Do Or Die reunited with Twista and JP for a [...]

Friday August 26th, 2011 in 1996 | 31,499 Comments »

Throwback Friday #3 – Welcome to Cleveland

Started in Cleveland in 1991, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony quickly rose to success after linking up with Eazy-E in 1994 to release Creepin on ah Come Up. “Tha Crossroads,” was on their sophomore album E. 1999 Eternal. A tribute to the recently deceased Eazy-E, this Grammy winning song was #1 on the Billboard Hot 100, 15 years [...]

Friday July 1st, 2011 in 1996 | 21,486 Comments »

Throwback Friday #1 – Honoring a Legend

2Pac released his fourth album All Eyes On Me in 1996. The two-disk set went multi-platinum within months and became 2Pac’s best-selling album. Among the many classics on the album we’ve chosen “Life Goes On” to commemorate 2Pac on his birthday. June 16, 2011 is the legend’s 40th birthday.  

Thursday June 16th, 2011 in 1996 | 20,939 Comments »