Blue Funk

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Blue Funk
Studio album by Heavy D & the Boyz
Released January 12, 1993
Recorded 1992
Genre Hip hop
Length 58:04
Label Uptown Records
Producer DJ Eddie F (exec.)
Heavy D (exec.)
DJ Premier
Pete Rock
Jesse West
Tony Dofat
Heavy D & the Boyz chronology
Peaceful Journey
(1991)
Blue Funk
(1993)
Nuttin' But Love
(1994)

Blue Funk is the fourth album by rap group, Heavy D & the Boyz.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

The album was released on January 12, 1993 for Uptown Records and was produced by DJ Eddie F, DJ Premier, Pete Rock, Jesse West aka 3rd Eye and Tony Dofat. Blue Funk made it to #40 on the Billboard 200 and #7 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart, and was certified gold. The album spawned three singles, "Who's the Man", "Blue Funk" and "Truthful". Guests on the album include Terri & Monica, 3rd Eye, The Notorious B.I.G., Busta Rhymes, Gang Starr and Rob-O.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Truthful"- 4:42
  2. "Who's the Man?"- 4:06
  3. "Talk Is Cheap"- 4:04
  4. "Girl"- 4:58
  5. "It's a New Day"- 5:22
  6. "Who's in the House"- 4:09
  7. "Love Sexy"- 4:28
  8. "Slow Down"- 4:14
  9. "Silky"- 3:40
  10. "Here Comes the Heavster"- 4:53
  11. "Blue Funk"- 4:35
  12. "Yes Y'All"- 4:01
  13. "A Buncha Niggas" feat. Gang Starr, 3rd Eye, The Notorious B.I.G., Busta Rhymes & Rob-O- 5:06

Samples[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1993) Peak
position
Billboard Pop Albums[2] 40
Billboard Top Soul Albums[2] 7

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[3]
US
R&B
US
Rap
1993 "Truthful" 57 7
"Whos The Man?" 52 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ Swihart, Stanton. Heavy D & the Boyz: Blue Funk > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 28 September 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Heavy D & the Boyz US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  3. ^ "Heavy D & the Boyz US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 

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