Old Skool Feature of the day for Saturday, January 17, is a Monie Love’s track ‘It’s A Shame (My Sister) Ft Ultra Nate‘ . Monie Love is from, Battersea, south London, and was part of the UK Hip-Hop collective Jus Bad Crew, which featured MC Mell’o, Sparki and DJ Pogo (and later US Collective Native Tongues) .
Released in 1990 on Warner Bros. Records , ”It’s A Shame (My Sister) Ft Ultra Nate‘ was taken from the album, ‘Down To Earth‘, and was nominated for a Grammy, along with ‘Monie In The Middle’ .
Monie Love is without doubt a BritHop Pioneer. We salute you!
17th January 2014
w/c 12th January 2014