THIS DAY IN HIP HOP AND RAP HISTORY
created: September 1st, 2012 12:00 am |
September 1st – Seattle MC Sir Mix-A-Lot releases his debut album, “Swass”, on his own Nastymix Records, on this day in 1988.
The album would feature the hit singles, “Posse On Broadway”, “Gold”, “Rippin” (featuring Kid Sensation) and a hip-hop remake of the Black Sabbath metal classic “Iron Man”, featuring San Francisco’s Metal Church.
The title track’s hook would be used as the hook for the 2005 Pussycat Dolls chart topper “Don’t Cha” (featuring Busta Rhymes).