Today In Hip Hop History:
2Pac released his second studio album ‘Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z.’ on February 16th, 1993.
“N.I.G.G.A.Z.” in the title is an acronym for “Never Ignorant Getting Goals Accomplished” with the “Z” making it plural.
The album features guest appearances from the group Live Squad, 2Pac’s stepbrother The Wycked ( later known as “Mopreme”, later a member of 2Pac’s groups Thug Life and The Outlawz ), Ice-T, Ice Cube, Treach, Apache, Poppi, Deadly Threat, R&B singer Dave Hollister and Digital Underground.
The album included the singles “Holler If Ya Hear Me”, “I Get Around”, “Keep Ya Head Up”, and “Papa’z Song”.