Today In Hip-Hop: Lost Boyz Releases ‘Legal Drug Money’

On this day, June 3, in hip-hop history...   1996: The Lost Boyz—a group of four MCs from  from South Jamaica, Queens, NYC that consisted of Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah, DJ Spigg Nice and Pretty Lou—hit the ground running with their debut album Legal Drug Money. "Renee," "Lifestyles Of The Rich And Shameless,""Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & Benz", "Get Up," "Music Makes Me High" were the hit singles that made their debut so classic. "Renee" was undoubtedly their best record on the album, which was also featured on the soundtrack of Shawn and Marlon Wayans' 1996 comedy film Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood.  Legal Drug Money sold pretty well. ...

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