Thursday, July 23, 2009

DJ Quik - Way 2 Fonky | Insomniacs Club

Can't fade the West Coast...
Way 2 Fonky is the second album by rapper/producer DJ Quik. The song "Way 2 Fonky" responded to Tim Dog's West Coast diss "Fuck Compton". It was released on January 1, 1992 on Profile Records. The album peaked at #20 on the Billboard 200 music chart on August 8, 1992. It was certified Gold by the RIAA on October 9, 1992. It features the singles "Way 2 Fonky" and "Jus Lyke Compton". Chris Rock ranked Way 2 Fonky twenty-fourth on a 2005 list for Rolling Stone on the Top 25 Hip-Hop Albums of all time.