Back in Black (Whodini album)

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Back in Black
Studio album by Whodini
Released April 29, 1986
Recorded 1985-1986
Genre Hip hop
Length 55:06
Label Jive/Arista Records
Producer Larry Smith
Whodini chronology
Back in Black
Open Sesame
Singles from Back in Black (Whodini album)
  1. "Funky Beat"
    Released: 1986
  2. "Growing Up"
    Released: 1986
  3. "One Love"
    Released: 1986
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Spin favorable[2]

Back in Black, released in 1986, was the third album by American hip hop group Whodini. The album spawned three singles: "Funky Beat", "Growing Up", and "One Love", which was sampled in E-40's song "1-Luv" featuring Levitti, taken from his 1995 album In a Major Way. The album was certified platinum by RIAA.

The music video for the third single "Growing Up" was notable for the appearances of actors Giancarlo Esposito, Laurence Fishburne and Carl Anthony Payne II.

Track listing[edit]

# Title Time
1 "Funky Beat" 5:01
2 "One Love" 5:32
3 "Growing Up" 5:10
4 "I'm A Ho" 4:01
5 "How Dare You" 6:48
6 "Fugitive" 6:12
7 "Echo Scratch" 5:21
8 "Last Night (I Had A Long Talk with Myself)" 5:15
9 "The Good Part" 4:45
10 "Whodini Mega Mix" 7:17