Taste of Chocolate

Taste of Chocolate is the third album by American rapper Big Daddy Kane, released in late 1990 on Cold Chillin' Records. After the success of his first two albums, Long Live the Kane and It's a Big Daddy Thing, the album received mostly good reviews, though not on the level of his first two efforts. Taste of Chocolate includes the singles "Cause I Can Do It Right", "It's Hard Being the Kane" and "All of Me".

Taste of Chocolate
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 30, 1990
Recorded1990
GenreHip hop
Length53:25
Label
ProducerBig Daddy Kane
Prince Paul
Cool V
Mister Cee
Andre Booth
Big Daddy Kane chronology
It's a Big Daddy Thing
(1989)
Taste of Chocolate
(1990)
Prince of Darkness
(1991)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau(choice cut)[2]
Entertainment Weekly(B)[3]
Los Angeles Times3/4 stars[4]
Rolling Stone4/5 stars[5]

The first single from the album "Cause I Can Do It Right" is notable for its music video, which had an appearance from adult film star Heather Hunter.[6]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."Taste of Chocolate" (Intro)Big Daddy Kane2:05
2."Cause I Can Do It Right"Big Daddy Kane4:09
3."It's Hard Being the Kane"Prince Paul4:58
4."Who Am I" (featuring Gamilah Shabazz)Big Daddy Kane4:00
5."Dance With the Devil"Cool V4:06
6."No Damn Good"Prince Paul3:52
7."All of Me" (featuring Barry White)Andre Booth5:45
8."Keep 'Em On the Floor" (featuring Barbara Weathers)Big Daddy Kane4:32
9."Mr. Pitiful"Cool V3:26
10."Put Your Weight On It"Big Daddy Kane2:47
11."Big Daddy vs. Dolemite" (featuring Rudy Ray Moore)Big Daddy Kane4:49
12."Down the Line" (featuring Scoob Lover, Scrap Lover, Mister Cee, Lil Daddy Shane and Ant Live)Mister Cee5:11
13."Taste of Chocolate" (Exit)Big Daddy Kane3:20
Total length:53:25

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ChartsEdit

AlbumEdit

Chart (1990) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[7] 37
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[8] 10

SinglesEdit

Year Song Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks Hot Rap Singles Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales
1991 "Cause I Can Do It Right" 22 4 47
"All of Me" 14
"It's Hard Being the Kane" 91 17

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