Vintage Jam: UMC’s ‘One To Grow On’

UMC's fruits of nature

Happy Monday Morning! We’ve got a Vintage Jam to help start your day off right. Have a listen to the classic hip hop track “One To Grow On” by the UMC’s. Although the duo of Haas G and Kool Kim were only active for a few years, their critically acclaimed 1991 album Fruits of Nature¬†is considered a classic among hip-hop enthusiasts.

The group split up in 1994; many will recognize Haas G for the fact he produced Lil’ Kim’s hit single “Magic Stick” featuring 50 Cent. Have a listen to today’s vintage jam and enjoy!

UMC's fruits of nature

Vintage Jam: Nice & Smooth ‘Sometimes I Rhyme Slow’

nice and smooth sometimes I rhyme slow

We’re back once again with another installment of our vintage jam series. Today’s jam comes from the legendary duo Nice and Smooth. We can’t forget about their Dj Teddy Ted either! The track “Sometimes I Rhyme Slow” debuted in 1991 off the classic album Ain’t a Dam Thing Changed. You’ll recognize the sample from Tracy Champman’s hit single “Fast Car” in the background. Have a listen and enjoy this classic hip hop track from 1991.

 

nice and smooth sometimes I rhyme slow