Bangin' on Wax

Bangin' on Wax is the debut album by American Hip hop group Bloods & Crips. The album was released in 1993 for Dangerous Records. Bangin' on Wax was a success, making it to #86 on the Billboard 200.[3] Four singles were released "Bangin' on Wax", "Piru Love", "Crip, Crip, Crip" and "Steady Dippin'". The album has sold over 500,000 copies, reaching Gold status. Music videos were made for Bangin' on Wax, Piru Love and Steady Dippin'. The album was produced by Ronnie Ron, DJ Battlecat, Siilski, Tweedy Bird Loc and J. Stank.

Bangin' on Wax
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Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 9, 1993
Recorded1992-1993
GenreG-funk, gangsta rap
Length71:21
LabelDangerous Records
ProducerRon "Ronnie Ron" Phillips, Tweedy Bird Loc, Jerome Evans (Silkski), Battlecat, J. Stank[1]
Bloods & Crips chronology
Bangin' on Wax
(1993)
Bangin' on Wax 2... The Saga Continues
(1994)
Singles from Bangin' on Wax
  1. "Bangin' On Wax"
    Released: 1992
  2. "Piru Love"
    Released: 1993
  3. "Crip, Crip, Crip'"
    Released: 1993
  4. "Steady Dippin'"
    Released: 1993
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleLength
1."Slob B.K.O."5:55
2."Gangsta Talk (Intro)"3:10
3."Bangin' On Wax"3:47
4."Shuda Beena B-Dog"3:41
5."C-Sick"4:09
6."Rip a Crab in Half"4:00
7."Piru Love"6:12
8."No Way Out"3:59
9."I Killed Ya Dead Homies"3:33
10."C-K Ride"4:15
11."Crippin' Ain't Easy"5:18
12."Crazy Lil' Nigga"0:18
13."Another Slob Bites the Dust"3:49
14."Crip, Crip, Crip"3:50
15."Puttin' in Work"5:26
16."Steady Dippin'"4:23
17."Mackin' to Slob Bitches"5:51
18."K's Up"4:47
19."Bro Dahwood-Transmigrator of the Soul"0:44

SamplesEdit

"Bangin' on Wax" "More Bounce to the Ounce"
"Peanut Butter"
by Zapp & Roger
by Twennynine & Lenny White
"Shuda Beena B-Dog" "I Wanna Do Something Freaky to You" by Leon Haywood
"Rip a Crab in Half" "Mothership Connection" by Parliament
"Piru Love" "Computer Love" by Zapp & Roger
"No Way Out" "Do Your Thing" by Lyn Collins
"Another Slob Bites the Dust" "Hollywood Swinging" by Kool and the Gang
"Crip, Crip, Crip" "Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll" by Vaughn Mason & Crew

Chart AwardsEdit

Chart Position
US Billboard 200[4] 86
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[5] 18

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bangin on Wax - Bloods". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-01-15.
  2. ^ Allmusic Review
  3. ^ Bangin' on Wax at Billboard. BillBoard.com 2014-05-18 Retrieved. 2014-05-18
  4. ^ "Blood & Crips – Chart History: Billboard 200". Billboard. Retrieved March 18, 2018.
  5. ^ "Bloods & Crips Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved March 18, 2018.