Hugh EMC

Hugh EMC

Biography

In 1988 underground Hip-Hop artist Hugh EMC hooked up with one fo the Bay Area's most popular DJs, "Scratch Master T (now known as DJ-X1) and formed the group Hugh EMC and DJ Rock. They released the now classing single, "Its the Game", helping to create what would become the "Frisco" sound.

In 1989 the duo released the EP (Extended Play) "Pimp Style". This four song EP was recorded with one of Too Short's original producers, the highly talented Al Eaton. Selling over 4,000 copies, Hugh E parlayed this success into a project that he will forever be identitified with - The "Gangsta-Knowledge" EP... All songs from this EP are considered classic's and the song "H-Nigga's Grove" better known as "Keep a Bitch Broke" is a Bay Area Athem. This song has remained popular eversince and can still be heard on commercial Radio stations such as KMEL and of course on 89.5FM KPOO where Hugh EMC has had a weekly Hip-Hop show every Saturday from 7pm to 10pm.

Hugh has been deep in the game and is a original member of the infamous "Outta Control Fillmoe" Gang. Hugh once a drug dealer and gang banger, now uses his under world back ground and street connections to work with youth and the homeless population in San Francisco Bay Area. Currently reunited with DJ-X1 the long awaited release of Hugh-E’s next project will drop in August. The” BAY AREA ORIGINATORZ” promises to cause a seizmic shift in the Bay Area’s Hip-Hop scene. Still sticking to his “Gangsta-Scientist” philosophy the album is filled with gritty street stories coupled with words of wisdom and uplifting knowledge. Hugh EMC promises to be even more prolific in the coming years.

Discography

Hugh E.M.C. & DJ Rock - I Don't Stop

Hugh E.M.C. & DJ Rock - I Don't Stop

Soul Sonic Records 1989
Hugh E.M.C. & DJ-X1 - Gangsta Knowledge

Hugh E.M.C. & DJ-X1 - Gangsta Knowledge

Soul Sonic Records 1990
Hugh EMC - The Mob

Hugh EMC - The Mob

Soul Sonic Records 1994
Hugh E M.C. - The Collection

Hugh E M.C. - The Collection

Frisco Street Show 2002

Guest Appearances

The C.O.D. - The C.O.D.
  • Straight Servin'

The C.O.D. - The C.O.D.

In-A-Minute Records 1991
TMC - Taking Full Control
  • Raise Up Off Me

TMC - Taking Full Control

Intergalactic Records 1992
Psycho Gangsta - Stories Of The Jack
  • Gangstas Hotline

Psycho Gangsta - Stories Of The Jack

Rat-Ta-Tat Records, 2-Dope Records 1994
Rappin' 4-Tay - Off Parole
  • Still Ph#@*in' With My Folk$

Rappin' 4-Tay - Off Parole

Chrysalis, Rag Top Records 1996
Joe Dub - Pooretry
  • Dirty Money

Joe Dub - Pooretry

Asita Recordings 2007
Mint Rock - Magnified
  • Can't Go Back

Mint Rock - Magnified

Gurp City Digital 2008
Miss Meme - Tha Hitta
  • I Miss MeMe Baby

Miss Meme - Tha Hitta

Lavish Records, Highness Records 2010
Sean Cos & The Solid Smoke - Solid Smoke
  • Heat Of The Night (The City Remix)

Sean Cos & The Solid Smoke - Solid Smoke

Not On Label 2012
Goldtoes & Tone Loc Present Swinla - Thizz America
  • The Projects

Goldtoes & Tone Loc Present Swinla - Thizz America

Thizz Latin Records 2013

Compilations

Infored Entertainment Presents Brown Magic
  • Keep A Bitch Broke

Various - Infored Entertainment Presents Brown Magic

Infored Entertainment 2000
Planet Fillmoe
  • Planet Fillmoe

Various - Planet Fillmoe

Frisco Street Show 2002
Nard T. Presents Frisco Legends
  • Gangstamatic

Various - Nard T. Presents Frisco Legends

Temple Entertainment 2002
Retaliation - Tha Compilation
  • Keep A B.... Broke

Various - Retaliation - Tha Compilation

Golden State Records 2004
C-Bo Presents 100 Racks In My Backpack
  • Hunid Racks

Various - C-Bo Presents 100 Racks In My Backpack

Hunid Racks, Sumo Records 2006
Various - Bigg Tae Presents Concrete Dreams
  • Life Is What You Make It

Various - Bigg Tae Presents Concrete Dreams

Gurp City Digital 2010
E Bone415 Presents In The Bay
  • The 80's

Various - E Bone415 Presents In The Bay

Mayhem Entertainment, Boogie Entertainment 2011
Various - #Teamfillmoe: Compilation
  • Best Of Both Worlds

Various - #Teamfillmoe: Compilation

Flyzone Muzik 2013