Fresh 3 MC’s – Fresh

Profile Records (US) [PRO-7037] 1983   This was the debut release by Fresh 3 MC’s. The group consisted of Mr. Bee, Supreme GQ, Jay Cool and DJ Devine. They only released one other record, “Have Your Heart”, and were also part of the Profile All-Stars on Pumpkin’s “Here Comes That Beat!”. The track was produced by Bill Moore from the group […]

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Fresh 3 MC’s – Have Your Heart

Profile Records (US) [PRO-7055] 1984   This is the second release from the Fresh 3 MC’s but was nowhere near as successful as their debut. “A Few Minutes More” was actually a freestyle track added as an afterthought. Once again, another Bill Moore and Dave Ogrin production. Side A Have Your Heart [6:35] A Few Minutes More [3:28] Side B […]

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Main Attraction – (Don’t Be) Lost For Words

Easy Street (US) [EZS-7521] 1985 The Main Attraction were Dimples D, China Doll & Paradise and first featured as a group on Master O.C. & Krazy Eddie’s “Masters Of The Scratch” in 1984 before releasing this track the following year, produced by Dave Ogrin and (Master) O.C. Rodriguez Jr. The promo copy only has the club vocal version on both […]

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Pumpkin & The Profile All-Stars – Here Comes That Beat!

Profile Records (US) [PRO-7047] 1984 Second and final release with Pumpkin as the artist. This track is an early posse cut featuring label mates Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde, Fresh 3 MC’s, Greg G & Mr. Troy of the Disco Four, George “Galaxy” Llado and Fly Ty-rone. It was engineered by Dave Ogrin who provided some additional information about Pumpkin. One […]

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Word Of Mouth featuring DJ Cheese – King Kut

Beauty And The Beat Records (US) [BAB 100] 1985 New Jersey rappers Ali-G aka Original G and KMC debuted as Word Of Mouth in 1985 and released the first single on Duke Bootee’s Beauty And The Beat Records with and ode to their DJ, King Kut aka DJ Cheese. The track was produced by Duke Bootee and DJ Cheese, although […]

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Z-3 MC’s – Triple Threat

Beauty And The Beat Records (US) [BAB 103] 1985 Hailing from Baltimore the Z-3 MC’s, originally named Triple Threat, were put together by the We Rock Crew and consisted of Marvin C, Romey Z and Sean Nice who was sadly shot and killed in 1993. The track was produced by Duke Bootee with scratches by DJ Cheese, edited by Latin […]

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