For Black History Month, we would like to take you back. Way back. Back to twenty-years ago when R&B and hip-hop music reached a pivotal moment not just in black culture but also mainstream pop culture. Lauryn Hill ’s The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill (Lauryn Hill) album took home five Grammys including the coveted Album of the Year. Lil Wayne first splashed on the music scene with Tha Block Is Hot and Mariah Carey was crowned the Artist of the Decade earning her 14th No. 1 single.
So here on Power 105.1 we’re featuring some of our favorite R&B/Hip-Hop albums that will be reaching its 20th anniversary this year.
Destiny's Child - The Writing's on the Wall
Jennifer Lopez - On the 6
Nas - I Am
Jay-Z - Vol. 3... Life and Times of S. Carter
Puff Daddy - Forever
What was your favorite album 20 years ago? Let us know your thoughts!
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