Today In Hip-Hop: Big Pun Released ‘Yeeeah Baby’

On this day, April 4th, in hip-hop history... 2000: It’s safe to say that the Big Punisher had the weight of the world on his shoulders as hip-hop awaited his sophomore album. Releasing his chart-topping debut album, Capital Punishment, just two years earlier, the Bronx MC proved that he was a force to be reckoned with. He earned a Grammy nod, and with it flying off the shelves, Pun became the first solo Latino hip-hop artist to receive a platinum plaque. At this point, all eyes were on Big Pun, anxiously awaiting his next move. He stepped up to the plate ...

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