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The original Cypress Hill album captures the group at their risk-taking best, mixing gangster posturing, LA street politics, Latin flavor and warped humor together under a thick cloud of weed smoke and innovative beats. DJ Muggs crafted the sound, and B Real, with his pinched, nasal voice, was responsible for the rhetoric that made them famous.
Housed in a premium outer slipcase, debossed with the iconic Cypress Hill logo in metallic red foil. Cypress Hill were notable for being the first Latino hip-hop superstars, but they became notorious for their endorsement of marijuana, which actually wasn't a trivial thing. All image and audio content is used by permission of the copyright holders or their agents, and/or according to fair dealing as per the UK Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. Back with a renewed energy and purpose, Latino-flavoured rappers Cypress Hill climbed back into the ring for another round in the fight for Hip-Hop supremacy on IV. Full-color 80 page booklet with liner notes by journalist Chris Faraone, complete with photos and lyrics, and more Housed in a premium outer slipcase, debossed with the iconic Cypress Hill logo in metallic red foil.Not only did the group campaign for its legalization, but their slow, rolling bass-and-drum loops pioneered a new, stoned funk that became extraordinary influential in '90s hip-hop -- it could be heard in everything from Dr. For life long Cypress heads and good time hip-hop DJs of all stripes, this is an essential nugget of funk. On this occasion, we're tracking back to Cypress Hill's 1991 debut, which, let's face it, is loaded with heat from start to finish.
Records like "How I Could Just Kill a Man", "Pigs", "Stoned is the Way of the Walk" and "Hand on the Pump" made this album an instant classic. Es gibt nichts schöneres als mit einer guten Schallplatte von Cypress Hill und einer kleinen Sportzigarette mit seiner Crew abzuhängen und zu entspannen.
While this is a bold claim, it has some merit - at least to those who view the cannabis-obsessed Los Angeles crew's early-to-mid-'90s work as the artistic peak of their career. The song – which included a catchy, LA drive-by-inspired chorus ended up as an unlikely, but powerful double A-sided single that even topped the Billboard Rap charts. Cypress Hill' went gold by the end of 1991 and has since pushed past double platinum status, making it the first album for a Latino-American hip hop group to do so.
Initially, the label thought "How I Could Just Kill A Man" was too risky, and even though the single initially "The Phuncky Feel One", one of the album's strongest cuts, as the A-Side, college and commercial mix-show radio couldn't resist the dusted, heavy groove of Kill A Man. Cypress Hill' is the debut studio album by the American hip hop group Cypress Hill, originally released in August 1991. Review: Get On Down are a trusted destination for classics cut to 7" - the kind of weapons it's always handy to have in quick and easy reach when you're ready to set the party alight.
You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice. By then Muggs had bangers in the bag, as well as industry experience from a jaunt with the New York duo 7A3. Certain items can take longer to source than the estimated week, particularly during busy trading periods and may take longer to arrive at our warehouse. Lead rapper B-Real took each fuzzed-out, rock-hard DJ Muggs beat as a challenge, jumping around it like a spark off a joint as it makes its way to the concrete.
Skipping past some of the more obvious picks, we kick off with the P-funk sampling freakery of 'Psycobetabuckdown', which has more than enough juicy hooks to get everyone wiggling. And, most importantly, they created a sonic blueprint that would become one of the most widely copied in hip-hop. DJ Muggs was able to craft a blueprint that would change Hip Hop production with his innovative stoned-out beats. Cypress Hill's debut album was an immediate success, propelling them into the mainstream with funky samples, murky production from DJ Muggs steeped in an atmosphere of thick smoke, and the charismatic, unique rapping of B-Real and Sen Dog.Besides getting schooled on industry pitfalls, Muggs had also grown into hip-hop’s most formidable young producer, while straddling the bi-coastal gap. Get On Down is proud to present one of the most influential and important hip-hop albums ever, Cypress Hil clear vinyl release, featuring audio remastered from the original source tapes. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Nasal-voiced rapper B-Real and his partner Sen Dog, backed by the adventurous production styles of DJ Muggs, produce classics records like How I Could Just Kill a Man, Pigs, Stoned is the Way of the Walk and Hand on the Pump. I'd like to because it appeared to have that little "I think I'm going crazy" at the end of Insane In The Brain.