OK, hip hop heads … announcing the return of Skee Lo!
Dude is back on the scene with a smoothed out, up tempo & bouncy Latin influenced (guaranteed) dance floor magnet called “Vibe is Right.”
Yes indeed we are feeling this one big time. Check it out above and get yo’ groove on. 🙂 Oh yeah, props to Freeway Rick Ross for hipping us to the track.
And in case you forgot who Skee lo is, check out bro man’s bio:
Skee-Lo’s first hit record was titled “I Wish.” (scroll down to watch it.) The “I Wish” single with a video that parodied Forrest Gump, became a huge hit on radio and TV during the summer of 1995 and, his identically titled debut album was released shortly thereafter; earning him two (2) Grammy nominations for “Best Rap Solo” & Best Rap Album 1996. Later single releases would include “Top of The Stairs” (from the “Money Train” movie sound-track), “Holding On,” “Come Back To Me” (from “Big Bully” movie sound-track), “Mr. Morton” (from School House Rock Project) and, “I’ll be Your Everything” (which he co-wrote with the group “Youngs Town” for the “Inspector Gadget” movie Theme song). All of which were world-wide, multi-platinum success stories.
Skee-Lo was born in Chicago IL; (South Side) “Robert Taylor Homes.” He later moved to the projects of New York, Poughkeepsie; where he lived for several years learning Hip Hop culture. At the time it was groups like Kurtis Blo, UTFO, Whodini, Africa Bambata, KRS-1and more. He then moved to Moreno Valley California and shortly after, Los Angeles CA; where he currently resides. He’s shared the stage with artist like (2Pac, Biggie Smalls., Bone Thugz, Snoop Dog, James Brown, Stevie Wonder & more).
In 1996-1997 Skee-Lo became a V.J. for both MTV’s “The Beach House” & “The Grind;” and thereafter he made appearances as a lead actor on television shows like Dangerous Minds, Goode Behavior, & Bay Watch Nights.
On November 13, 2012 Skee-Lo released a new album entitled “FRESH IDEAS.” The “Fresh Ideas” album has (12) songs on-sale at: $9.99. Buy it on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify and Google Play! Select “Listen 2 Album” Tab to hear the full length Album.
For more on Skee Lo, visit: www.wegotfreshideas.com/#!skee-lo/c1131.