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.