Tha Alkaholiks ‘Likwidation’ 20th Anniversary

Release date: 26th August 1997

Label: Loud

Producers: E-Swift, Easy Mo Bee, Madlib, T-Smoov, Marley Marl

Profile (courtesy of Wikipedia):

“Likwidation is the third album by West Coast hip hop group Tha Alkaholiks, released in August 26, 1997 on Loud Records. The album features a large amount of guest appearances, including Nas, Lootpack, Keith Murray, Xzibit, LL Cool J, Ol’ Dirty Bastard and King Tee. The album’s lead single, “Hip Hop Drunkies”, became the group’s biggest hit in 1997, peaking at #66 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Following the release of Likwidation, group member Tash temporarily went solo, and released the album Rap Life in 1999. The group didn’t return with another album until 2001, with X.O. Experience.”

Additional info:

- The track ‘Likwidation’ appears on our Classic Material 1997 Mixtape.
- The track ‘Likwidation’ appears on our 1997 Rap Megamix.
- The single ‘Hip Hop Drunkies’ comes in at #22 on Ego Trip’s Top 40 Rap Singles of 1997.
- Listen to samples used in the making of the album on WhoSampled.

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