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Naughty By Nature

Naughty By Nature are a hip-hop trio emanating from New Jersey, U.S.A. Vocalists Treach & Vinnie (also called Vin Rock) are backed up by DJ KayGee, who left the group in 2000, but is now back in preparation for a new album release. Originally named 'The New Style', the trio released an album titled 'The Independent Leaders' in 1989, but it wasn't until a name-change to their current moniker before they struck it big with worldwide smash hit 'O.P.P' off of their self-titled LP. Reaching #6 on the U.S Singles charts, 'O.P.P' catapulted Naughty By Nature to stardom, attracting them a following in ...read more

Naughty By Nature are a hip-hop trio emanating from New Jersey, U.S.A. Vocalists Treach & Vinnie (also called Vin Rock) are backed up by DJ KayGee, who left the group in 2000, but is now back in preparation for a new album release. Originally named 'The New Style', the trio released an album titled 'The Independent Leaders' in 1989, but it wasn't until a name-change to their current moniker before they struck it big with worldwide smash hit 'O.P.P' off of their self-titled LP. Reaching #6 on the U.S Singles charts, 'O.P.P' catapulted Naughty By Nature to stardom, attracting them a following in both the hip-hop and pop markets.

Their mainstream credentials were only furthered when follow-up album 19 Naughty III produced yet another Top 10 hit, 'Hip Hop Hooray', while critical success would also came their way with 1995 release 'Povertys Paradise' winning the 1996 Grammy Award for Best Rap Album. Two further album releases have followed with 'Nineteen Naughty Nine: Natures Fury' and 2002's 'Iicons' attaining reduced, but still significant, success. The former album added another U.S Top 10 single in 'Jamboree'. « hide

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Iicons
2002

2.8
4 Votes
19 Naughty 9: Nature's Fury
1999

3.2
5 Votes
Poverty's Paradise
1995

3.6
8 Votes
19 Naughty III
1993

3.7
13 Votes
Naughty By Nature
1991

4
24 Votes

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