This Day in Hip Hop and Rap History
Host: Chuck D w/ Duke Eatmon & Ron Maskell
August 16th, 2012
August 16th - Former Terror Squad member Cuban Link released his long-awaited debut solo album, “Chain Reaction”, on M.O.B. Records, on this day in 2005.
“Chain Reaction was produced by Swizz Beatz, Mr. Porter, Big Humma, Tiger, SPK, Big Menz, Fallen Down and Ken Lewis.
“Chain Reaction” produced three hit singles, “Sugar Daddy” (featuring Mya), “Scandalous” (featuring Reggaeton superstar Don Omar) and the late Big Pun tribute “Letter To Pun” (featuring One Solo).
Other guests on “Chain Reaction” included R’n’B crooner Avant, Cap 1, Jadakiss, Zion and Soul diva Syleena Johnson.