As ridiculous as it sounds, Weezy’s debut album, The Block Is Hot, turns a whooping 15-years-old on November 2. A standout, “Loud Pipes,” featuring family members Juvenile, B.G. and the Big Tymers, remains a shining example of – long before the current day incarnation – what Mannie Fresh and company were capable of producing before everything went sour.
We can’t even begin to talk Hip-Hop if a person doesn’t remember and appreciate this era of Cash Money Records. We just can’t.