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
Love, Peace & Nappiness
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 released on June 4, 1996 from Hip hop group Lost Boyz, featuring members Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah, DJ Spigg Nice and Pretty Lou. The album featured 5 major hits "Renee", "Music Makes Me High", "Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & Benz", "Get Up" and "Lifestyles Of The Rich & Shameless". The album sold well, peaking at #6 on the Billboard Hot 200 and #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 *"90% of Me Is You" by Gwen McCrae
3 "Music Makes Me High" Mr. Sexxx, Charles Suitt Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah *"Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll" by Vaughan Mason & Crew
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 *"Jealousy" by Club Nouveau
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 *"What Cha Gonna Do With My Lovin'" by Stephanie Mills
*"Funky Sensation" by Gwen McCrae
10 "Is this da Part" Easy Mo Bee Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah *"The Look of Love" by Isaac Hayes
*"Slow Down" by Loose Ends
11 "Straight from da Ghetto" Big Dex, "Buttnaked" Tim Dawg Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah *"Risin' to the Top" by Keni Burke
12 "Keep it Real" Big Dex Mr. Cheeks, Freaky Tah *"You're the One I Need" by Barry White
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
Billboard Hot 100 Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks Hot Rap Singles Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales
1995 Lifestyles Of The Rich & Shameless #91 #60 #10 #20
1995 Jeeps, Lex Coups, Bimaz & Benz #67 #63 #11 #21
1996 Renee #33 #13 #3 #2
1996 Music Makes Me High #51 #28 #5 #3
1997 Get Up #60 #31 #6 #4

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