!!!!!! Hip Hop Trivia #2 Answers !!!!!!
This quiz was a bit harder than the other one, as nobody even got even half of them entirely correct. Good work to eNoz,Astro, Soup and Dee-el, who all got at least one obscure question right.
1.What was Mikey D's very first crew?
"No Go"/ "We're Treacherous" by The Symbolic 3 (Reality,1985) was Mikey's first appearance on wax. It was yet another answer to "The Show". Partial credit if you answered The LA Posse.
2.Who recorded "Knock 'Em Out Sugar Ray"?
MC Sugar Ray and Stranger D, aka Double XX Posse, on Next Plateau.
3.MC Hellrazor ("No More James") dropped another 12" under a different name.
Name the single and the alias.
Robert S and The Press "Hip Hop Hall of Fame"(Next Plateau).Red Alert also made a cameo.
4.Who produced Sugar Bear's "Ready To Penetrate"?
C.M. Web D.
5.EPMD's original DJ?
6.Who was The Jaz's original rhyming partner?
7.Why did Mantronix rapper MC Tee stop making records?
He joined the airforce.
8.What record provides the chorus to the Artifacts "The Ultimate"?
"What Are Gonna Do?" - Ultimate 3 MCs (Partytime).
"Nightmares" by Dana Dane was used on the Showbiz remix of the track.
9.Which Philly rapper released two 12" on Schoolly D's label in the late '80s?
Name the singles.
Royal Ron, who dropped "Rock The B-Boy Stance" and "Opsta Now(Stop Now)" in '86 and '87, respectively.
10.Who recorded the first pro-crack anthem?
Funkmaster Wizard Wiz with "Crack It Up" (Tuff City). He was later made to re-record the song, changing the chorus of "Now you gotta Crack It Up, Gotta put it in the pipe, now you gotta smoke it" to "You better NOT Crack it up" etc. after public outcry.
He later changed his name to Optimist Prime.
11.Name two songs featuring verses from DJ Mark the 45 King?
"Puttin On The Hits" - Latee and "King and Queen Creation" - Queen Latifah.
12.Who released an LP titled "I Gots To Be Tough"?
That's it for now.
Keep studying for next time...Big Fella, The Rap Encyclopedia.
now that's a hip hop historian