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    Back on This Day – Living Large October 27, 1987 DJ Jaz

Back on This Day

Back on This Day – Living Large October 27, 1987

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Living Large

Heavy D & the Boyz

The Debut album Living Large came out on October 27, 1987. Production was handled by Andre Harrell, DJ Eddie F, Teddy Riley, Marley Marl and Heavy D. #92 on the Billboard 200 and #10 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.  Single included Mr. Big Stuff, Chunky But Funky and Don’t You Know.

 

  1. The Overweight Lovers In The House 3:34
  2. Nike 2:00
  3. Chunky But Funky (Remix) 3:57
  4. Dedicated 4:10
  5. Here We Go 3:43
  6. On The Dance Floor 2:59
  7. Moneyearnin’ Mount Vernon 3:32
  8. I’m Gonna Make You Love Me 2:12
  9. Overweighter 3:15
  10. I’m Getting Paid 3:29
  11. Rock The Bass 3:44
  12. Mr. Big Stuff (Remix) 3:23
  13. Don’t You Know 4:20

 

 

Singles

Mr. Big Stuff

Side A

  1.  Mr. Big Stuff G Major, 9B 101 BPM 4:00

Side B

  1. Mr. Big Stuff (Instrumental) 4:00

Samples

Mr. Big Stuff – Jean Knight (1971)

The Show – Doug E. Fresh, Slick Rick and The Get Fresh Crew  (1985)

Chunky But Funky

Side A

  1. Chunky But Funky (Hip-Hop Version) 4:56
  2. Chunky But Funky (B-Boy Version) 5:10
  3. Chunky But Funky (Instrumental Version) 4:36

Side B

  1. On The Dance Floor (12″ Version) 3:37
  2. On The Dance Floor (7″ Version) 2:56
  3. On The Dance Floor (Instrumental Version) 4:38

Don’t You Know

Side A

  1. Don’t You Know (Hip-Hop Love Mix) 4:30
  2. Don’t You Know (Instrumental) 4:30
  3. Don’t You Know (Sweetheart Version) 4:30

Side B

  1. Moneyearnin’ Mount Vernon (12″ Vocal Mix) 4:02
  2. Moneyearnin’ Mount Vernon (Instrumental) 4:30
  3.  Moneyearnin’ Mount Vernon (Bonus Beats) 2:00

Mr. Big Stuff, mixed with  Zhané – Hey Mr. D.J. Perfect to get into some R&B jams from the 80s and 90s.

 

Chart (1987) Peak
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US Billboard 200 92
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard) 10

Written by: DJ Jaz

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