Escape (Whodini album)
|Studio album by Whodini|
|Released||October 17, 1984|
|Genre||Hip hop, Electro|
Escape is the second album by hip-hop group Whodini, released in 1984 (see 1984 in music) on the Jive label. The album spawned the hit singles "Five Minutes of Funk," "Friends," which peaked at #87 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming the group's only Hot 100 entry, and "Freaks Come Out at Night". This was one of the first rap albums ever to include a synclavier. Whodini are pioneers in the field of sampling. The album has been certified platinum.
In 1998, the album was selected as one of The Source's 100 Best Rap Albums Ever.
- "Five Minutes of Funk" – 5:25
- "Freaks Come out at Night" – 4:45
- "Featuring Grand Master Dee" – 5:45
- "Big Mouth" – 2:57
- "Escape (I Need a Break)" – 3:43
- "Friends" – 4:38
- "Out of Control" – 4:16
- "We are Whodini" – 6:59
- "Five Minutes Of Funk"
- "The Character" by Morris Day from Color of Success
- "Uninvited" by Mac Dre from The Rompalation
- "Game Of Life" by Snoop Dogg featuring Steady Mobb'n from Da Game Is to Be Sold, Not to Be Told
- "Five Minutes To Flush" by The Firm from The Album
- "What's it Like (ReMarqable Remix)" by Jagged Edge featuring Jermaine Dupri
- "Two Cool Rock Chicks Listening to Neu" by Ciccone Youth from The Whitey Album
- "Get Your Groove On" by Gyrl from BAPS- Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
- "If I Ruled the World (Imagine That)" by Nas from the album It Was Written
- "Real With This" by The Dayton Family from the album F.B.I.
- "Deep Fried Frenz" by MF DOOM from the album MM..FOOD
- "Ain't Nothing" by Silkk the Shocker from the album The Shocker
- "Ends" by Everlast from the album Whitey Ford Sings the Blues
- "Friendz" by 2Pac which is unreleased in its original form
- "Troublesome '96" by 2Pac from the album Greatest Hits
- "Mind of a Sick Nigga" by Spice 1 from the album 1990-Sick
- "How Many Of Us Have Them (Friends)" by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony from the album The Art of War
- "Closer" by Tash from the album Control Freak
- "Think of All the Things" by rap duo KRS-One & Buckshot from the album Survival Skills
- "Benz" by Pastor Troy from the album By Any Means Necessary
- "Hatin'" by Murphy Lee
- "That's Right" by Girl Talk from the album All Day
- "I'm A Playa (Remix)" by Tech N9ne from the album Vintage Tech
- "Just Friends" by LSG from the album LSG2
Note: The song "Freaks Come Out at Night" can be heard in Fresh 105 FM, one of the radio stations in GTA Vice City Stories.