"[13] The pair refer to themselves individually as PK Dolla and N.I. The album's most successful single was "I Got a Man," a track loosely based on his earlier duet with MC Lyte "I'm Not Havin' It." The track brought him recognition after it was included on the label's showcase album Fast Money, a 1986 compilation featuring Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock's debut recording and a track by hip hop pioneer Disco Dave. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. [2] Gibson's first musical endeavor was a short-lived rap group with his family named Disco Cousins, and he rapped under the name Baby Breeze. © 2020 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC. With Positive K.. He was inspired as a child to rap when one day The Fearless Four were performing in his neighborhood and invited him to say a rhyme on their mic. His 1989 duet with MC Lyte "I'm Not Havin' It" was Positive K's first song to land on a Billboard music chart and it helped further establish his reputation in hip hop. "—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory. Greg Nice) - Single by Positive K on Apple Music", "Rap Music: Top Rap Songs Chart (SEPTEMBER 23, 1989)", "Rap Music: Top Rap Songs Chart (MAY 16, 1992)", "Rap Music: Top Rap Songs Chart (JULY 3, 1993)", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Positive_K&oldid=969575533, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Positive K has continued to release music over the last 20+ years without duplicating his earlier success of "I Got a Man," earning him the status of one hit wonder. In late 1996, Positive K re-emerged and told Billboard Magazine that his sophomore album, due out in February 1997, would be named Straight To The Moon. [5][6] "I Got A Man" reached #14 on the Billboard Hot 100 in early 1993. He also raps with her as she is out exercising. This page was last edited on 26 July 2020, at 08:08. Shatterdaymorn. Positive K: I Got a Man (Video 1993) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. This time, however, he pitch-shifted his own vocals to perform the lines of the track's female rapper himself. He is best known for his hits "I'm Not Havin' It" (a duet with MC Lyte) and his 1992 hit "I Got a Man".. ", Positive K told Unkut in 2013 that his next solo effort would be titled Pos K In The Extreme, but it has yet to surface. The music video begins with Positive K heading to a backyard party. Add the first question. However, after their DJ played the wrong side of a record at a televised rap contest and the rest of the group walked offstage, Gibson continued on as a solo act under the shortened name Positive K.[2], Glenn Toby, a fellow Queens rapper known as Sweety G, produced Positive K's first solo record "Getting Paid" for the short-lived independent label Star Maker Records. He is best known for his hits "I'm Not Havin' It" (a duet with MC Lyte) and his 1992 hit "I Got a Man".[1]. [2], Later, while a member of the Five-Percent Nation, Gibson joined the rap group Almighty God Committee from Queens, rapping under the name Positive Knowledge Allah. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. He confronts a woman in red and raps with her. [2] Guest spots on Brand Nubian’s One for All and Grand Puba's Reel to Reel along with his self-released, Big Daddy Kane-produced single "Nightshift" generated enough interest to land him a major record label deal. Guess what he looks like now! "Nightshift" (1991) "I Got a Man" (1992) "Ain't No Crime" (1993) "I Got a Man" is a song by American hip hop rapper Positive K.I Got a Man" is a song by American hip hop rapper Positive K. It was released in December 1992 as the first single from his debut album The Skills Dat Pay Da Bills He explained the album, like his debut, would be released on both his personal record label Creative Control as well as Island Records, and would feature guest appearances by Al Green and Harry Connick Jr.[8] Its Teddy Riley-produced lead single "Black Cinderella" saw an independent label 1996 release on PosK Records[9] but the full album never materialized. On Forbes List of 'Highest-Paid Dead Celebs', Hire First Female GM In Major Sports History, Soccer Superstar Tests Positive for COVID. Emotional In 1st Game Since Brother's Death, QUANDO RONDO CLAIMS HIS CREW WAS DEFENDING ITSELF, ©2020 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC. Positive K is best known for his 1992 song "I Got A Man" which reached #14 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts at the beginning of 1993. by Ed Cyphers in General Posts Tags: i got a man, positive k One-hit wonder Positive K’s lone Top 40 entry (#14 in 1993) becomes a more interesting listen when you learn the rapper did both the male and female vocals on the song.