Legal Drug Money

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Legal Drug Money
Studio album by Lost Boyz
Released June 4, 1996
Recorded 1994–1996
Genre Hip hop
Length 70:58
Label Uptown Records
Producer Mr. Cheeks, Pete Rock, Mr. Sexxx, Charles Suitt, Easy Mo Bee, Big Dex, "Buttnaked" Tim Dawg, Dwarf the Black Prince
Lost Boyz chronology
Legal Drug Money
(1996)
Love, Peace & Nappiness
(1997)
Singles from Legal Drug Money
  1. "Lifestyles of the Rich & Shameless"
    Released: April 25, 1995
  2. "Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & Benz"
    Released: August 22, 1995
  3. "Renee"
    Released: January 30, 1996
  4. "Music Makes Me High"
    Released: March 3, 1996
  5. "Get Up"
    Released: July 17, 1996
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Legal Drug Money is the debut album by hip hop group Lost Boyz, featuring members Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah, DJ Spigg Nice and Pretty Lou. The album, released on June 4, 1996, features five hit singles: "Renee", "Music Makes Me High", "Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & Benz", "Get Up" and "Lifestyles of the Rich & Shameless". The album sold well, peaking at number 6 on the Billboard 200 and number 1 on the Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums. It was certified Gold by the RIAA on August 7, 1996.

Track listing[edit]

# Title Producer(s) Performer(s) Sample(s)
1 "Intro" Mr. Cheeks Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
2 "The Yearn" Pete Rock Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
3 "Music Makes Me High" Mr. Sexxx, Charles Suitt Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
4 "Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & Benz" Easy Mo Bee Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
5 "Lifestyles of the Rich & Shameless" Easy Mo Bee Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
6 "Renee" Mr. Sexxx Mr. Cheeks
  • "Funny How Time Flies (When You're Having Fun)" by Janet Jackson
7 "All Right" Big Dex Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah, Big Dex
8 "Legal Drug Money" Big Dex Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
9 "Get Up" Mr. Sexxx Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
10 "Is This da Part" Easy Mo Bee Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
11 "Straight from da Ghetto" Big Dex, "Buttnaked" Tim Dawg Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
12 "Keep It Real" Big Dex Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
13 "Channel Zero" Big Dex Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
14 "Da Game" Big Dex Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah
15 "1, 2, 3" Dwarf The Black Prince Freaky Tah
  • "Singing Winds, Crying Beasts" by Santana
16 "Lifestyles of the Rich & Shameless" (Remix) Mr. Sexxx Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah

Singles chart positions[edit]

Year Song Chart positions
US Hot
100
US Hot
R&B
US Hot
Rap
US Hot
Dance
Sales
1995 "Lifestyles of the Rich & Shameless" 91 60 10 20
"Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & Benz" 67 63 11 21
1996 "Renee" 33 13 3 2
"Music Makes Me High" 51 28 5 3
1997 "Get Up" 60 31 6 4

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