Today In Hip-Hop: Mack 10 Releases ‘Mack 10′

On this day, June 20, in hip-hop history…  1995: A then twenty-four year old protégé of recent N.W.A. member and west coast gangster rap pioneer, Ice Cube, a young and menacing Mack 10 embraced the guidance of his established and respected mentor and released his inaugural contribution to the ever so blossoming criminally charged, trunk clattering, gangster funk-boogie insurgence that was rapidly being cultivated throughout the entirety of the west coast in the early to mid-90's. Hailing from Inglewood, California, and exhibiting an individuality that portrayed both an unlawful and dangerous existence, Mack 10's self-titled debut was full of reassurance that the unforgiving ways ...

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