Loc'ed After Dark(Explicit Version) CD (2001)

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Label Fontana
SKU 201983746
UPC 081227677428
UPC 14 00081227677428
Format CD
Release Date 2/20/2001
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Author Tone Loc
Compilation Appearance Vol. 3-Old School Rap
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Compilation Appearance Vol. 4-Old School Rap
Compilation Appearance Old School Rap Party
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Compilation Appearance Essential Hip Hop Vol 6
Compilation Appearance Old School Rap
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Compilation Appearance Hip Hop Freestyle R b Platinum Cla
Compilation Appearance 80s
Compilation Appearance Greatest Ever Party Album
Compilation Appearance Old School Rap Party 2
Associated Artist/Work Salt-N-Pepa
Technical Info
Engineer Mario Caldato, Jr.
CatalogID 76774
Lable Name Delicious Vinyl
Released 02/20/2001
Original Release 1989
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code ADD
Length 51m : 12s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00081227677428
Album Notes and Credits
Personnel: Tone Loc, N-Dea (vocals); Arik Marshall (guitar); Lonnie Marshall, Kevin O'Neal (bass); DJ M. Walk (scratches); Dust Brothers (sequencing).
Producers: Matt Dike, Michael Ross, The Dust Brothers.
Recorded at Delicious Vinyl Studios, Hollywood, California.
A forgotten man in the rise of West Coast rap, Tone-Loc was effectively cut off from his hometown scene in Los Angeles by his unexpected pop success. Paced by the singles "Wild Thing" and "Funky Cold Medina" -- both co-written by a pre-fame Young MC -- and some of the earliest productions by the legendary Dust Brothers, Loc's debut album, Loc-ed After Dark, became the second rap album to top the pop charts, following the Beastie Boys' Licensed to Ill. Loc's distinctively rough, raspy voice and easygoing delivery made him an appealing storyteller, but he was aiming for the streets more than the pop charts. So there's the occasional profanity, the stalker-tinged title track, and "Cheeba Cheeba," which made waves at the time as one of the earliest pro-marijuana raps on record (of course, this was before Cypress Hill, and Nancy Reagan's "Just Say No" campaign was still fresh in the public's mind). The minor singles "I Got It Goin' On" and "On Fire" (the latter the first record ever released on Delicious Vinyl) are both pretty good, but some of the album's momentum is wasted on some fairly standard MC boasts (Loc has much more personality than he does lyrical technique). Even if Loc-ed After Dark is erratic, though, it still deserves more respect than it's generally accorded. ~ Steve Huey
Professional Reviews
Record Collector (magazine) (p.95) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his record still cuts it as a great mainstream rap album of its time."
Disc 1
1 On Fire - (remix)
2 Wild Thing
3 Loc'ed After Dark
4 I Got It Goin' On
5 Cutting Rhythms
6 Funky Cold Medina
7 Next Episode
8 Cheeba Cheeba
9 Don't Get Close
10 Loc'in On The Shaw
11 Homies, The
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Artist Tone Loc
Label Delicious Vinyl
Music Format Compact Disc

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