Smooth Operator Lyrics: Well excuse me, take a few minutes, to mellow out, Big Daddy Kane is on the mic and I'mma tell about, A minimum length, of rhymes of strength, And power, so listen to the man o. on Kane Street Confuse and lose abuse and bruise the crews Who choose to use my name wrong, they pay dues Destruction from the exterminator But in a calm manner, cause I'm a smooth operator.
Daddy's Home is the sixth album by emcee, Big Daddy Kane. It is Big Daddy Kane's only album on MCA Records, released in September 13, 1994. Like his previous album Looks Like a Job Fo. Daddy's Home was generally well-received, but lacked in sales.
Get Big Daddy Kane's Music . Regarding the name Big Daddy Kane, he said: "The Big Daddy part and the Kane part came from two different things. The following year, he released his second album and biggest hit to date It's a Big Daddy Thing which included 1970s sample throwbacks like "Smooth Operator" and the Teddy Riley produced track "I Get the Job Done" which hit the R&B top 40 during the closing of the 1980s.
Antonio Hardy (born September 10, 1968), better known by his stage name Big Daddy Kane, is a Grammy Award-winning American rapper and actor who started his career in 1986 as a member of the rap collective the Juice Crew. He is widely considered to be one of the most influential and skilled MCs in hip hop. The name Big Daddy Kane came from a variation on Caine, David Carradine's character from TV show Kung Fu and a character called "Big Daddy" Vincent Price played in the film Beach Party.
Smooth Operator" is the lead single released from Big Daddy Kane's second album, It's a Big Daddy Thing. Arguably one of Big Daddy Kane's most popular songs, the song topped the newly formed Billboard Hot Rap Singles chart and was a hit on the R&B and dance charts, peaking at number 11 and 17 on the charts respectively.
Big Daddy Kane was born Antonio Hardy in Brooklyn on September 10, 1968; the stage name "Kane" was an acronym for King Asiatic Nobody's Equal. In 1984, he met Biz Markie, and the two struck up a friendship. Kane would go on to co-write some of the Biz's best-known raps, and both eventually became important members of the Queens-based Juice Crew, a collective headed by renowned producer Marley Marl.
Smooth Operator (Big Daddy Kane) Artist Big Daddy Kane Director Unknown; no director specified. woa/wa/viewArtist?id 1,710,196.
Well excuse me, take a few minutes, to mellow out Big Daddy Kane is on the mic and I'mma tell about A minimum length, of rhymes of strength And power, so listen to the man of the hour Flow and go to a slow tempo and you know Sing ho, swing low, then yo the show Will go on, as. I perform Transformin on stage like a Decepticon But I'm not animated like a cartoon I'm for real, shootin lyrics like a harpoon Across the crowd, th. .
|A||Smooth Operator (Fade)||4:08|
|B||Smooth Operator (Fade)||4:08|
- Pressed By – Specialty Records Corporation
- Published By – AZ Publishing Inc.
- Published By – Cold Chillin' Music Publishing
- Published By – Wb Music Corp.
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Reprise Records Inc.
- Producer, Mixed By, Written-By – Big Daddy Kane
- Written-By – A. Hardy*
NotesAdditional label information:
"AZ Pub. Inc./
Cold Chillin' Music Pub.
adm. by WB Music Corp.
'From the Cold Chillin'/
Reprise Records album
IT'S A BIG DADDY
THING (1-25941)'. See Big Daddy Kane - It's A Big Daddy Thing.
"℗ 1989 Reprise Records for the U.S."
Both sides are identical. The runtime on this version of the release is shorter than track A on Big Daddy Kane - Smooth Operator.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Text): 7599-22867-7
- Barcode (Scanned): 7599228677
- Matrix / Runout (Run-out area both sides etched): 7-22867-DJ-SR1 1-1
- Matrix / Runout (Run-out area both sides machine stamped): SRC (Large S with the R and C in the loops)
- Rights Society: ASCAP
|0-21281||Big Daddy Kane||Smooth Operator / Warm It Up Kane (12", Maxi)||Cold Chillin'||0-21281||US||1989|
|W 2804T||Big Daddy Kane||Smooth Operator / Warm It Up Kane (12")||Cold Chillin'||W 2804T||UK||1989|
|PRO-CD-3805||Big Daddy Kane||Smooth Operator (CD, Single, Promo)||Cold Chillin'||PRO-CD-3805||US||1989|
|CD BDK 1||Big Daddy Kane||Smooth Operator (CD, Maxi)||Not On Label||CD BDK 1||Unknown|
|W 2804(T), 921281-0||Big Daddy Kane||Smooth Operator / Warm It Up Kane (12")||Cold Chillin', Cold Chillin'||W 2804(T), 921281-0||UK||1989|