In reality this was a cd that parents could understand. The vocalist of this duo, will smith, met jeff townes while trying to make a name for himself in west philadelphias local partyrap scene. Jazzy jeff and the fresh prince rock the house amazon. Dj jazzy jeff and the fresh prince rock the house lyrics. Ladies and gentlemen fly girls and fly guys my name is the fresh prince and ive come here to introduce someone to you his name is the human linndrum ready rock c. Rapper will smith the fresh prince met disc jockey jeff townes dj jazzy jeff in the 1980s, when they. Girls aint nothing but trouble is the debut single by dj jazzy jeff and the fresh prince, from their 1987 debut album rock the house released on philadelphiabased word records later changed to wordup records. Popular hip hop duo composed of jeff townes aka dj jazzy jeff b. People on the right are you ready to rock the house.
Active full time from 1986 to 1994 and occasionally thereafter, they scored a. The cd that started the ultimate dou or should i say trio group in the late 80s. The album was released on april 7, 1987, in the united states, and was subsequently reissued in. The recording industry association of america riaa certified the album triple platinum on february 1, 1995, 6 and is the duos most successful album. Later that year, they performed at the new music seminar, where jeff placed first in the dj competition. Rock the house brought you mind blowing scratching from jazzy jeff,a new sound in beat. When we rock the house there is no doubt is no doubt that me and ready c will turn it out turn it out were down with the dj jazzy jeff jazzy jeff and you know that we are def that were def and you should not settle for less. Will smith offers fun and carefree lyrics composed of simple rhymes and delivered with a good flow, while dj jazzy jeff provides funky and minimal rhythms formed by a normal drum machine, seasoned with excellent scratches and accessible samples that refresh the sound. Dj jazzy jeff born jeffrey townes, january 22, 1965 and the fresh prince born willard smith, september 25, 1968 got together in 1986, when they performed together at a house party after years of separately pursuing hiphop around the philadelphia area. With music streaming on deezer you can discover more than 56 million tracks, create your own playlists, and share your favorite tracks with your friends.
Dj jazzy jeff and the fresh prince rock the house rock the house when we rock the house there is no doubt is no doubt that me and ready c will turn it out turn it out were down with the dj jazzy jeff jazzy jeff and you know that we are def that were def and you should not settle for less than the undisputed best thats right, we are. It was the first double album in hip hop music, in its original vinyl incarnation. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. The thing that is great about this album is that its not to long, where as each song clocks in about 4 5 minutes, and theres only 10 songs, with one being an outro. Dj jazzy jeff and the fresh prince discography big band brother ava addams digitalplayground orange is the new black s01e02 just the way you are game of thrones s02e08 the secret life of the american teenager s04e09 she will be loved maroon 5. Jazzy jeff started djing in the mid1970s when he was a mere 10 years old, though he.
Dj jazzy jeff and the fresh prince rock the house album. After joining forces, the team became local celebrities. Dj jazzy jeff and the fresh prince cant wait to be with you brixton flavour radio mix. Active full time from 1986 to 1994 and occasionally thereafter, they scored a string of lighthearted and humorous hit singles. Girls aint nothing but trouble 1988 extended remix youtube. Rock the house the magnificent jazzy jeff 61 93 a touch of jazz 1987 65 79. Dj jazzy jeff was born on january 15, 1965 in philadelphia, pennsylvania, usa as jeffrey allen townes. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at. Rock the house isnt their best, but it is still an amazing record by dj jazzy jeff and the fresh prince. Rock the house, the duos debut album of 1987, demonstrated that will smith, aka the fresh prince, was as entertaining and amusing a storyteller as dana dane or slick rick. You can rock a party with this album as well as play it in front of your mother. The album was released in february 1987 in europe and on april 7.
Jazzy jeff and the fresh prince rock the house 1987. He is an actor, known for the fresh prince of belair 1990, strange days 1995 and boyz n the hood 1991. In 1998, the album was selected as one of the source. It was the first double album in hip hop music, in its original vinyl incarnation the recording industry association of america riaa certified the album triple platinum on february 1, 1995, and is the duos most successful album.
Philadelphiabased pop art records released their first single, girls aint nothing but trouble, in late 1985, a tale of. Rapper will smith the fresh prince met disc jockey jeff townes dj jazzy jeff in the 1980s, when they were both. The music is built around a sample from the theme tune of. Its everywhere, dj jazzy jeff told entertainment weekly about the iconic fresh prince of belair theme song, which took a mere 15 minutes to.114 12 169 967 846 1182 1201 845 986 1382 1291 219 1300 345 143 649 543 1340 625 97 1193 768 1182 1161 473 424 66 1403 1392 853