King Tee - ‘At Your Own Risk’ 30th Anniversary

Release date: 2nd October 1990

Label: Capitol Records

Producers: DJ Pooh, King Tee, Bilal Bashir, J.R. Coes, Bronick Wrobleski, E-Swift, DJ Aladdin

Profile (courtesy of Wikipedia):

“At Your Own Risk is the second studio album by American West Coast hip hop artist King Tee. It was released on October 2, 1990 via Capitol Records. Production was handled by several record producers, including DJ Pooh, E-Swift, Bilal Bashir, Bronick Wrobleski, J.R. Coes, DJ Aladdin, and King T himself. It also features guest appearances provided by Ice Cube and Breeze on the album’s final track “Played Like a Piano”. The album spawned four singles: “Ruff Rhyme (Back Again)”, “Diss You”, “At Your Own Risk” and “Played Like a Piano”, which were later included on the rapper’s greatest hits album titled Ruff Rhymes: Greatest Hits Collection. The album peaked at number 175 on the US Billboard 200 and number 35 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums. Its single “Ruff Rhyme (Back Again)” peaked at number 18 on the Hot Rap Songs.”

Additional info:

- The album comes in at #19 on Ego Trip’s Top 25 Rap Albums of 1990.

- The track ‘Played Like a Piano’ appears on our Classic Material 1990 Mixtape.

- Listen to samples used in the making of the album on WhoSampled.

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