Monday, June 15, 2009

Late Pass #12: Jack Herrera - Retro Futuristic (Futuristo)

While on tour promoting Cool Relax, Jon B formed a group with two of his back-up singers, Dominiquinn and Silky Deluxe, named Jack Herrera collectively. A full album, titled Retro Futuristc or Futuristo, was put together, but never officially released. However, two tracks from the project did see release. Free To Believe appeared on the soundtrack to the film Light It Up and High Off You appeared on Red Star Sounds, Vol. 1: Soul Searching. The project was filled with the smoothness you came to expect from Jon B mixed with a hip hop vibe. It also featured appearances from Will I Am and Black Thought.


Jack Herrera - Say the Word feat Black Thought
BTW, If enuff folks leave a Love Note Ill post more from this album...

7 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

where can we find the album

June 15, 2009 at 10:01 PM  
Blogger DJ Rahdu said...

unfortunately, you can't find the album. it was never released. well, you can always scour the internet

June 15, 2009 at 10:08 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

http://blakslair.blogspot.com/2008/04/jack-herrera.html

You should see the download link.

Cheers

June 16, 2009 at 12:17 AM  
Blogger DJ Rahdu said...

i still have more joints that weren't released from the group, so my previous statement still applies

June 16, 2009 at 5:39 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Fasho, thanks for puttin us on...

June 16, 2009 at 9:32 AM  
Blogger TheKnownUnknown said...

I love "High Off You" and have been trying to figure out who Jack Herrera is for the longest. Thanks for finally solving the puzzle. Please post more.

June 16, 2009 at 9:53 PM  
Anonymous Dee Phunk said...

Rahdu, this song is called "Silver & Gold." Not "Say the Word." It's been mislabeled for years now. :(

July 21, 2009 at 11:55 PM  

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