Jul 19, · Man, there were so many great hip-hop albums coming out in the late '80s and '90s. The sophomore record from Big Daddy Kane was no exception. As was becoming a trend, the rapper tried almost everything on this album, including slow love ballads /5(33).
If Big Daddy Kane's debut album painted him as an enormously talented battle MC, his follow-up, It's a Big Daddy Thing, finds him aggressively expanding into new territory and gunning for a wider audience outside the hip-hop faithful. Unlike later efforts, most of it is rousingly successful, making for an album that's arguably just as strong as his near-classic debut.9/