On this day in 1998, A Tribe Called Quest released their fifth studio album The Love Movement. It was certified Gold. It includes the singles Find A Way & Like It Like That. Sadly, prior to the release of this album, the group announced they were parting ways. Every now and again they would reunite and do shows. But it wasn't until nearly 2 decades later that ATCQ blessed their fans with new music..
On this day in 1998, legendary ATL duo Outkast released their third studio album Aquemini. The album was certified Double Platinum & peaked at #2 on Billboard's Hot 200 Albums Chart & The R&B Albums Chart. It includes the singles Rosa Parks, Skew It On The Bar-B & Da Art Of Storytellin'.
On this day in 1998, Brooklyn NY native and Roc-A-Fella Records co-founder Jay-Z released his third studio album Volume 2... Hard Knock Life. This would be his biggest selling album to date as it was certified 5x Platinum. It was also the first of 11 consecutive albums to peak at #1 on Billboard's Hot 200 Albums Chart & The R&B Albums Chart. It includes the singles Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem), Nigga What, Nigga Who & Money, Cash, Hoes. It also includes Can I Get A.... (wh
On this day in 1998, Brooklyn natives Talib Kweli & Mos Def came together to form the collective known to the world as Black Star. They made one album titled Mos Def & Talib Kweli are Black Star. This album includes the singles Definition & Respiration.