THIS DAY IN HIP HOP AND RAP HISTORY
created: April 24th, 2012 |
This Day in Hip Hop and Rap History
Host: Chuck D w/ Duke Eatmon & Ron Maskell
April 24th, 2012
April 24th – Kanye West releases the live album “Late Orchestration” on Mercury Records, on this day in 2006.
The album was recorded at the famed Abbey Roads Studios in London, England the previous year before an audience of 300 specially invited guests.
West was backed by an all-female 17 piece string orchestra performing all the songs from his sophomore album “Late Registration”, which was released in 2005.
John Legend and Lupe Fiasco were featured guests during the performance.