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Classic Album Dissection : 3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life of ... Arrested Development

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This week on the 2 o'clock break we are going to explore the samples of Arrested Development's 1992 debut album 3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in The Life Of...

This was a major break out record for mid-90s hip hop.  Very few popular rap records of this time touched on topics of Love, Religion and Afro Centricity.

Today's song is "Give A Man A Fish"



Which sampled Minnie Ripperton's "When It Comes Down To It"