I Wish My Brother George Was Here

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I Wish My Brother George Was Here
Studio album by Del the Funky Homosapien
Released October 22, 1991
Recorded 1990-1991
Genre Hip hop, Funk
Length 48:27
Label Elektra
Producer Boogiemen (DJ Pooh & Rashad Coes), Del the Funky Homosapien, Ice Cube
Del the Funky Homosapien chronology
I Wish My Brother George Was Here
(1991)
No Need for Alarm
(1993)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
The Source 4/5 stars[2]

I Wish My Brother George Was Here is the debut album by Del tha Funkeé Homosapien. The title of the album is a reference to George Clinton, whose music was an influence on Del, as well as to the late pianist Liberace who would on occasion openly pine for his brother George to appear on Liberace's television program in the mid-1950s.

Track listing[edit]

The list of samples for each track is only partial.

# Title Time Performer(s) Sample(s)[3]
1 "What Is A Booty" 3:53 Del the Funky Homosapien
2 "Mistadobalina" 4:17 Del the Funky Homosapien
3 "The Wacky World Of Rapid Transit" 3:17 Del the Funky Homosapien
4 "Pissin' On Your Steps" 3:29 Del the Funky Homosapien
5 "Dark Skin Girls" 4:28 Del the Funky Homosapien
6 "Money For Sex" 3:52 Del the Funky Homosapien
7 "Ahonetwo, Ahonetwo" 2:46 Del the Funky Homosapien
8 "Prelude" 0:21 Del the Funky Homosapien
9 "Dr. Bombay" 4:37 Del the Funky Homosapien
10 "Sunny Meadowz" 4:26 Del the Funky Homosapien
11 "Sleepin' On My Couch" 3:18 Del the Funky Homosapien
12 "Hoodz Come In Dozens" 3:48 Del the Funky Homosapien
13 "Same Ol' Thing" 4:20 Del the Funky Homosapien
  • "Cissy Strut" by The Meters
  • "Rigor Mortis" by The Meters
  • "Same Old Thing" by The Meters
  • "Handclapping Song" by The Meters
14 "Ya Lil' Crumbsnatchers" 1:30 Del the Funky Homosapien

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1992) Peak
position
U.S. Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums 48
U.S. Top Heatseekers 24

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ The Source review
  3. ^ [1]the-breaks.com. Retrieved on 2007-04-17
  4. ^ Search