We're in This Together (album)

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We're in This Together
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Studio album by Low Profile
Released 1989[1]
Recorded 1989
Genre West Coast hip hop, golden age hip hop
Length 45:50
Label Priority
Producer

DJ Aladdin, Doug Young (exec.)

Singles from We're in This Together
  1. "Funky Song"
    Released: 1990
  2. "Pay Ya Dues"
    Released: 1990

We're in This Together is the only studio album by American group Low Profile. It was produced entirely by DJ Aladdin and performed by WC. The album peaked at number 66 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums.[2]

Along with singles, music videos were released for the songs: "That's Y They Do It" and "Funky Song"[3] and "Pay Ya Dues".[4] Both music videos feature cameo appearances by Coolio and Crazy Toones, in addition to a cameo appearance by Ice-T in "Pay Ya Dues". All of the music videos for the singles were directed by actor and director Jon Gries.[5]

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[6]

Allmusic - "...Especially riveting are "How Ya Livin'"...and "That's Why They Do It"..."Pay Ya Dues" makes a meaningful statement about rappers who get ahead without paying dues...the CD offers plenty of proof of Aladdin's impressive technique on the turntables..."[6]

Track listing[edit]

# Title Time
1 "Funky Song" 3:57
2 "That's Y They Do It" 4:32
3 "Pay Ya Dues" 4:40
4 "Easy Money" 3:15
5 "Keep Em' Flowin'" 4:55
6 "Aladdin's on a Rampage" 4:43
7 "How Ya Livin'" 3:48
8 "Comin' Straight from the Heart" 4:17
9 "We're in This Together" 4:16
10 "Make Room for the Dub.B.U" 3:45
11 "No Mercy" 3:20

Chart history[edit]

Chart (1990) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top R&B Albums[2] 66

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.discogs.com/Low-Profile-Were-In-This-Together/master/156091
  2. ^ a b ((( We're in This Together > Charts & Awards > Billboard Albums ))). All Media Guide, LLC. Retrieved on 2010-02-06.
  3. ^ Low Profile - "Funky Song" (official video). YouTube. Retrieved on 2010-02-05.
  4. ^ Low Profile - "Pay Ya Dues" (official video). YouTube. Retrieved on 2010-02-05.
  5. ^ Stockman, Tom. "WAMG Interview: Actor/Director Jon Gries on ANOTHER MAN'S GUN". wearemoviegeeks.com. Lanier Media. Retrieved 2016-05-30. 
  6. ^ a b Henderson, Alex. Review: We're in This Together. Allmusic. Retrieved on 2010-02-06.

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