Lōc-ed After Dark

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Lōc-ed After Dark
Studio album by Tone Lōc
Released January 23, 1989
Recorded 1987–1988
Genre Hip hop, rap rock
Length 51:12
Label Delicious Vinyl/Island
Producer Matt Dike & Michael Ross, The Dust Brothers
Tone Lōc chronology
Lōc-ed After Dark
(1989)
Cool Hand Lōc
(1991)
Tone Lōc's "Funky Cold Medina" from Lōc-ed After Dark

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

Lōc-ed After Dark is the debut album by rapper, Tone Lōc. The album was released in 1989 for Delicious Vinyl Records and was a huge success, making it to #1 on the Billboard 200 the week of the April 15 and #3 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop album charts. It featured three hit singles — "Wild Thing", "Funky Cold Medina", and "I Got It Goin' On" — and was certified Double Platinum by the RIAA.

Lōc-ed After Dark's album cover is based on Donald Byrd's 1963 record, A New Perspective.

Tracks[edit]

  1. "On Fire" (Remix) – 4:50
  2. "Wild Thing" – 4:23
  3. "Lōc'ed After Dark" – 5:11
  4. "I Got It Goin' On" – 4:32
  5. "Cutting Rhythms" – 5:11
  6. "Funky Cold Medina" – 4:08
  7. "Next Episode" – 4:01
  8. "Cheeba Cheeba" – 6:06
  9. "Don't Get Close" – 3:40
  10. "Lōc'in on the Shaw" – 4:22
  11. "The Homies" – 3:52

Chart positions[edit]

Year Chart Position
1989 Billboard 200 1

References[edit]

Preceded by
Electric Youth by Debbie Gibson
Billboard 200 number-one album
April 15 – April 21, 1989
Succeeded by
Like a Prayer by Madonna