Little Bruce, is rapper from Vallejo, California, best known for this 1994 debut album released on Sick Wid It and Jive Records, XXXtra Manish.
Before releasing his debut album in 1994, Little Bruce appeared on several Sick Wid It Records releases, including: Tryin’ to Get a Buck, Federal, and Down and Dirty. His debut album was released October 11, 1994 on Sick Wid It and Jive Records, titled: XXXtra Manish. The album was produced by Mike Mosley, Sam Bostic and Studio Ton, and executive produced by B-Legit and E-40. The album features guest performances by Kaveo, Levitti, P-Dub and Funk Mobb (G-Note, K-1 & Mac Shawn). To promote the album, a single and a music video were released for the song, “Mobbin’ In My Old School”.
After releasing his debut album, Little Bruce left the music business to pursue pimping, although he occasionally made guest appearances on other Bay Area rappers albums, including: The Hogg in Me, It Ain’t 4 Play, The Hemp Museum, Mash Confusion, Rapper Gone Bad and Hempin’ Ain’t Easy. In 2000, he returned to the music business with his second studio album, Give It To Me Baby!. The album features guest appearances by B-Legit, Big Syke, Outlawz, Mac Shawn, Lil Italy and Miami.
Little Bruce eventually joined Mac Dre‘s label, Thizz Entertainment and performed on several of the label’s releases as well as releasing albums of his own, including: Base Rocks 2 Pimp Socks, The Liquid Assets Deal and a greatest hits collection, Triple X Classics. The compilation, California Slim, features previously released music from, Give It To Me Baby!, and some new material. The album, The Supa Sig Tapes, is collection of early material recorded by Mac Dre and Little Bruce, from 1989–1991.