Today in Hip-Hop: Mobb Deep Drops Debut Album ‘Juvenile Hell’

On this day, April 13, in hip-hop history... 1993: On April 13, 1993, East Coast hip-hop duo Mobb Deep officially introduced themselves to the world by dropping their debut album, Juvenile Hell. Made up of Havoc and Prodigy, Mobb Deep is known for their hardcore, gritty rap delivery, a sound they began to harness on their first album. At the time of the Juvenile Hell's release, the two rappers were still in their teens, both being 19 years old at the time. With each rapper trying his hand at producing and remixes from DJ Premier and Large Professor, the 14-track album birthed ...

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