Ah, The Fugees. Back when they were the Tranzlator Crew. Back when people called them a Digable Planets knock-off simply because it was a crew comprised of two guys and a gal.
We can be honest: Blunted on Reality wasn’t the joint. Heh. But there were some cool cuts on the album, including the sublime “Vocab” and the Salaam Remi-produced track posted above, which was what really got people to pay attention. That tranzlated (heh) into a fair bit of anticipation for their sophomore disc The Score, and, well, the rest is … you know.
I figured this was cool to post on the heels of Lauryn’s good showing at Rock the Bells.
Yo, Mona Lisa, could I get a date on Friday? And if you’re busy, I wouldn’t mind takin’ Saturday-ay-ay, ay-ay-ay …