Afro Puffs

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"Afro Puffs"
Single by The Lady of Rage featuring Snoop Doggy Dogg
from the album Above the Rim
Released July 26, 1994
Format 12" single, cassette
Genre Hardcore hip hop, g-funk
Length 4:50 (8:05 extended mix) (5:43 G-Funk Mix)
Label Interscope/Death Row Records/The Atlantic Group
Writer(s) R. Allen
D. Arnaud
Producer(s) Dr. Dre

"Afro Puffs" is the first single released by The Lady of Rage in 1994 from the Death Row labeled Above the Rim: The Soundtrack. The Extended, video and instrumental version on the single samples "Superman Lover" (Intro) by Johnny "Guitar" Watson. The original song samples " Love That will not Die", also by Johnny "Guitar" Watson The term that the title refers to is a hairstyle in which the hair is tied into ball-shaped masses at the top or sides of the head. The song is featured in the 2014 video game Grand Theft Auto V. The song was performed live at The 1995 Source Awards, as well as at the 2008 BET Hip Hop Awards.

Track listing[edit]

  • Radio version
  • Extended version (featuring Dr. Dre)
  • G-Funk mix
  • LP version
  • Instrumental


Chart (1994) Position
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 57
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[2] 31
US Hot Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[3] 5
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[4] 5
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay (Billboard)[5] 33


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