Poor Righteous Teachers - Holy Intellect download album
Complete your Poor Righteous Teachers collection. They really could've added more tracks here, there were plenty of other ones, especially off the first 12". Oh well, missed opportunity.
Poor Righteous Teachers. Producer, Music By – Tony Depula. Holy Intellect (LP, Album). FILECD 289. Poor Righteous Teachers. Holy Intellect (CD, Album).
The album includes the hip-hop classic "Rock Dis Funky Joint", which sampled "Slippin' into Darkness" by War, a 1970s funk band. The album is broken down track-by-track by Poor Righteous Teachers in Brian Coleman's book Check the Technique. In 1998, the album was selected as one of The Source's 100 Best Rap Albums Ever.
Holy Intellect was Poor Righteous Teachers' excellent debut, as well as the group's highest-charting release, peaking at number 142 on the Billboard 200. Rhymes reflecting the beliefs of the Five Percent Nation never translated to mass appeal, but the group's inability to become more popular is kind of surprising, given that this album can be enjoyed by any fan of Gang Starr, Main Source, the Jungle Brothers, or A Tribe Called Quest. At the very least, it contains some of the era's most undervalued MCing
Holy Intellect is the 1990 debut album by New Jersey rap group Poor Righteous Teachers. Released on Profile Records, this featured the hit songs "Rock Dis Funky Joint" and the title track, along with the original version of "Shakiyla" that would be released as a single for their follow-up album. 01. Can I Start This 02. Rock Dis Funky Joint 03. Strictly Ghetto 04. Holy Intellect 05. Shakiyla 06. Time To Say Peace 07. Style Dropped, Lessons Taught 08. Speaking Upon a Blackman 09. So Many Teachers 10. Word From the Wise 11. Butt Naked Booty Bless 12.
Features Song Lyrics for Poor Righteous Teachers's Holy Intellect album. Poor Righteous Teachers - Holy Intellect Album. Artist: Poor Righteous Teachers. Send "Poor Righteous Teachers" Ringtones to your Cell. Album: Holy Intellect. Style: rap. Album year: 1990. Poor Righteous Teachers - Speaking Upon A Blackman 03:21. Poor Righteous Teachers - Style Dropped, Lessons Taught 04:50. Poor Righteous Teachers - So Many Teachers 04:43. Poor Righteous Teachers - Strictly Ghetto 03:27. Poor Righteous Teachers - Holy Intellect 04:21. Poor Righteous Teachers - Shakiyla 04:02. Poor Righteous Teachers - Time to Say Peace 05:14.