Straight Up Sewaside

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Straight Up Sewaside
Studio album by Das EFX
Released November 16, 1993
Recorded September 1992-May 1993
North Shore Soundworks
(Long Island, New York)
Genre East Coast hip hop, hardcore hip hop
Length 43:53
Label EastWest
Producer PMD (exec.)
Solid Scheme
Charlie Marotta
Das EFX
Das EFX chronology
Dead Serious
(1992)
Straight Up Sewaside
(1993)
Hold It Down
(1995)
Singles from Straight Up Sewaside
  1. "Freakit"
    Released: 1993 (1993)
  2. "Baknaffek"
    Released: 1993 (1993)
  3. "Kaught in da Ak"
    Released: 1993 (1993)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Straight Up Sewaside is the second album by the hip hop duo Das EFX. The album reached #20 on the Billboard 200.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks performed by Das EFX

All tracks produced by Solid Scheme, except where noted

# Title Songwriters Length
1 "Intro" *Interlude* 0:38
2 "Undaground Rappa" A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Charity, D. Lynch, J. Brown 4:01
3 "Gimme Dat Micraphone" (Produced by Charlie Marotta) A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Marotta, Kool & The Gang 3:16
4 "Check It Out" A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Charity, D. Lynch 3:55
5 "Interlude" *Interlude* 0:30
6 "Freakit" A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Charity, D. Lynch 3:18
7 "Rappaz" A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Charity, D. Lynch, J. Brown 4:22
8 "Interview" *Interlude* 1:29
9 "Baknaffek" A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Charity, D. Lynch 3:33
10 "Kaught In Da Ak" A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Charity, D. Lynch, A. Horovitz, R. Rubin 4:51
11 "Wontu" A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Charity, D. Lynch 2:55
12 "Krazy Wit Da Books" A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Charity, D. Lynch, D. McDaniels, H. David, B. Bacharach, R. Simmons 3:57
13 "It'z Lik Dat" A. Weston, W. Hines, C. Charity, D. Lynch 3:30
14 "Host Wit Da Most [Rappaz Remix]" (Produced by Das EFX) A. Weston, W. Hines 3:32

Samples[edit]

Album chart positions[edit]

Year Album Chart positions
Billboard 200 Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums
1993 Straight Up Sewaside #20 #6

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
1993 "Freakit" #43 #24 #6 #1
1994 "Baknaffek" - #98 #44 #31
1994 "Kaught In Da Ak" - - - #32

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