Jeffrey Thompkins

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Date: 2021/12/14 13:12:11

Jeffrey Thompkins (born September 14, 1972), seemed via manner of his degree name JT Money, is an American rapper and the chief of Miami-based totally hip hop organization Poison Clan. Thompkins started out his career inside the past due Nineteen Eighties as a protégé of Luther "Luke" Campbell–signing to Luke Records in 1990. His debut solo album Pimpin' on Wax grow to be launched in 1999 and spawned the successful unmarried "Who Dat", which peaked at range 5 on the Billboard Hot one hundred.

Thompkins become placed by using Luke Skyywalker of the two Live Crew in a Miami information display. Skyywalker signed JT Money and Debonaire due to the fact the organization Poison Clan to his Luke Records. In 1990 JT Money and Debonaire released their first album as a set, 2 Low Life Muthas. After this Debonaire left Poison Clan to join any other group, Home Team, alongside along with his brother, Drugzie additionally from the Poison Clan. This left JT Money as the primary lyrical using force of the enterprise, which additionally featured individuals Madball, Uzi, Big Ram, and friends Shorty-T and Trigga.

The second Poison Clan album, 1992's Poisonous Mentality, featured the hit "Shake What Ya Mama Gave Ya", which have become listed by way of XXL mag as one of the pinnacle 250 hip-hop songs of the Nineties. JT Money released  extra albums below the Poison Clan name: Ruff Town Behavior in 1993 and Straight Zooism in 1995. Some specific extensively identified Poison Clan songs include "Action", "Bad Influence", "Dance All Night", "Fire Up This Funk", "The Girl That I Hate", and "Don't Sleep On A Hizzo".

In 1999 JT Money dropped the Poison Clan call for the album Pimpin' On Wax, now surely recording beneath his personal level name. This album executed mainstream industrial achievement with the vital hit unmarried "Who Dat", presenting Solé.The song reached wide variety 5 at the Billboard Hot one hundred and gained Top Rap Single on the 1999 Billboard Music Awards.After this JT Money endured his solo profession, liberating 3 more albums so far, none of which matched the economic achievement of his solo debut.

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