Heavy Rhyme Experience, Vol. 1

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Heavy Rhyme Experience, Vol. 1
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Studio album by The Brand New Heavies
Released August 3, 1992 (1992-08-03)[1]
Genre Acid jazz, funk, hip hop
Length 35:27
Label Acid Jazz, Delicious Vinyl
Producer The Brand New Heavies
The Brand New Heavies chronology
The Brand New Heavies
(1990)The Brand New Heavies1990
Heavy Rhyme Experience, Vol. 1
(1992)
Brother Sister
(1994)Brother Sister1994
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly B+[2]
RapReviews.com 8.5/10[3]
The New Rolling Stone Album Guide 2/5 stars[4]

Heavy Rhyme Experience, Vol. 1 is a 1992 studio album by The Brand New Heavies. It includes collaborations with Main Source, Gang Starr, Grand Puba, Masta Ace, Jamalski, Kool G. Rap, Black Sheep, Ed O.G., Tiger, and The Pharcyde.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Bonafied Funk" (featuring Main Source) 3:58
2. "It's Gettin' Hectic" (featuring Gang Starr) 4:00
3. "Who Makes the Loot?" (featuring Grand Puba) 3:25
4. "Wake Me When I'm Dead" (featuring Masta Ace) 3:41
5. "Jump 'n' Move" (featuring Jamalski) 3:18
6. "Death Threat" (featuring Kool G. Rap) 3:22
7. "State of Yo" (featuring Black Sheep) 3:36
8. "Do Whatta I Gotta Do" (featuring Ed O.G.) 3:22
9. "Whatgabouthat" (featuring Tiger) 3:07
10. "Soul Flower" (featuring The Pharcyde) 3:41

Personnel[edit]

  • Simon Bartholomew – guitar
  • Andrew Levy – bass guitar
  • Jan Kincaid – drums
  • Paul Daley – percussion
  • Mike Smith – saxophone
  • Martin Shaw – trumpet

Charts[edit]

Chart (1992) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[5] 139
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[6] 49

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Swihart, Stanton. "Heavy Rhyme Experience, Vol. 1 - The Brand New Heavies". AllMusic. Retrieved April 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ Browne, David (August 28, 1992). "Heavy Rhyme Experience: Vol. 1". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved April 27, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b Jost, Matt (March 20, 2007). "The Brand New Heavies :: Heavy Rhyme Experience: Vol. 1 :: Delicious Vinyl". RapReviews.com. Retrieved April 27, 2017. 
  4. ^ Brackett, Nathan; Hoard, Christian, eds. (2004). "The Brand New Heavies". The New Rolling Stone Album Guide. Fireside. pp. 101–102. 
  5. ^ "The Brand New Heavies - Chart history - Billboard 200". Billboard. Retrieved April 27, 2017. 
  6. ^ "The Brand New Heavies - Chart history - Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums". Billboard. Retrieved April 27, 2017. 

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