Wreckx-n-Effect

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Wreckx-n-Effect
Also known asWrecks-n-Effect
OriginHarlem, New York City, New York, United States
Genres Hip hop, new jack swing
Years active1987–1996; 2014-present
LabelsAtlantic, Motown, MCA
Associated actsTeddy Riley
Gene Griffin
MembersMarkell Riley
Aqil Davidson
Past membersBrandon Mitchell (deceased)
Keith "K.C." Harris

Wreckx-n-Effect is an American new jack swing group from Harlem, New York City who were best known for their multi-platinum hit "Rump Shaker" in 1992, which was produced by Teddy Riley.[1]

History[edit]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Title Details Peak chart positions Certifications
US US
Hip-Hop
AUS
[2]
Wrecks-n-Effect 103 16
Hard or Smooth 9 6 91
Raps New Generation
"—" denotes releases that did not chart

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak chart positions Album
US 100
[4]
US R&B HipHop
[5]
US Dance
[6]
AUS
[2]
NZ
[7]
NED
[8]
UK
[9]
1988 "Let's Do It Again" Wrecks-N-Effect EP
"Go For What U Know"
1989 "New Jack Swing" 14 48 49 82 Wrecks-N-Effect
"Juicy" 36 29
1990 "Club Head / Rock Steady"
1992 "Rump Shaker" 2 2 9 10 11 70 24 Hard Or Smooth
1993 "Wreckx Shop" (feat. Apache Indian) 101 46 81 40 26
"Knock-N-Boots" 72 71 28
"My Cutie" 75 85
1996 "Top Billin'" Raps New Generation
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nick Talevski: Rock Obituaries - Knocking On Heaven's Door p. 433
  2. ^ a b Australian (ARIA Chart) peaks:
    • Top 50 peaks: "Wreckx-N-Effect - Australian chart". australian-charts.com. Retrieved 22 September 2014.
    • Top 100 peaks: Ryan, Gavin (2011). Australia's Music Charts 1988-2010. Mt. Martha, VIC, Australia: Moonlight Publishing.
    • "My Cutie": "The ARIA Australian Top 100 Singles Chart – Week Ending 13 Feb 1994". ARIA. Retrieved 23 February 2016.
  3. ^ "Gold and Platinum search results: Wreckx 'N' Effect". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 25 March 2014.
  4. ^ "Wreckx-N-Effect - US Hot 100". billboard.com. Retrieved 22 September 2014.
  5. ^ "Wreckx-N-Effect - US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs". billboard.com. Retrieved 22 September 2014.
  6. ^ "Wreckx-N-Effect - US Dance Club Songs". billboard.com. Retrieved 22 September 2014.
  7. ^ "Wreckx-N-Effect - New Zealand Chart". charts.org.nz. Retrieved 22 September 2014.
  8. ^ "Wreckx-N-Effect - Dutch chart". dutchcharts.nl. 22 September 2014.
  9. ^ "Wreckx-N-Effect - UK Chart". The Official Charts Company. Retrieved 22 September 2014.