Happy National One Hit Wonder Day! Artists who are only known for one song throughout their whole career usually get a bad rep. But isn’t that better than putting out tons of subpar music?   Nowadays, you can make one song, add a little dance to go along, have it go viral, get another popular […]

Even if you don’t partake in smoking marijuana, you’ve probably sung along to this song at some point in your life. Oakland’s The Luniz, aka Yukmouth and Numskull, scored a major hit in 1995 with their ode to the dimebag, “I Got 5 On It.” Built around a sample of Club Nouveau’s “Why You Treat […]

Truth Hurts seemed to be on the right path when her single “Addictive” came and ruled the summer of 2002. The song was produced by DJ Quik, featured a guest verse from Rakim, and was released on Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment label. Then her debut album, Truthfully Speaking, dropped to little fanfare.  She was also […]

Rich Boy repped his hometown of Mobile, AL when he released his debut single “Throw Some D’s,” an ode to Dayton rims, in 2007.