#VitalFactz: Happy Birthday - Treach
Happy Birthday @triggertreach Treach. Born Anthony Criss December 2, 1970. Criss is the leader & main rapper of the New Jersey trio Naughty By Nature. They didn't always go by that name, however. in 1989 they released their debut album Independent Leaders under the group name The New Style. It was their second album where they chose the name that they're known for now. In 1991 they released the Platinum selling self titled Naughty By Nature Album. It features the hits O.P.P. (2x Platinum) & Everything's Gonna Be Alright (which was originally titled Ghetto Bastard). Their follow-up album Nineteen Naughty III was another Platinum seller which included the #1 R&B hit Hip Hop Hooray as well as On & On & Written On Ya kitten. In 1995 they released Poverty's Paradise, a Gold seller which earned them a Grammy Award in 1996 for Best Rap Album. They are the first to ever win this award. It includes the singles Craziest, Feel Me Flow & Clap Ya Hands. In 1999 they released the gold selling Nineteen Naughty Nine: Nature's Fury, which features the singles Dirt All By My Lonely as well as Jamboree.