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A Salt with a Deadly Pepa

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Released  July 26, 1988
Length  43:01
A Salt With a Deadly Pepa (1988)  Blacks' Magic (1990)
Release date  26 July 1988
Genres  Hip hop music, Rap music
Recorded  1987–1988
Label  London Next Plateau
Artist  Salt-N-Pepa
Producer  Hurby Azor
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Nominations  Soul Train Music Award for Best Rap Album
Similar  Salt-N-Pepa albums, Hip hop music albums

A Salt With A Deadly Pepa is the second album by female rap trio Salt-N-Pepa, released on Next Plateau Records. The album was certified gold in America, reaching #38 on the Billboard 200 and #8 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Album charts. The album spawned three singles, the top ten R&B hit and moderate popular hit "Shake Your Thang"; the top twenty R&B hit "Get Up Everybody (Get Up)"; and "Twist And Shout", a major pop hit in the UK, hitting #4 in that country. "Get Up Everybody (Get Up)" was sampled without permission for "Wonderland (UKS Mix)" in Dance Dance Revolution Extreme.


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Track listing

All songs by Hurby "Fingerprints" Azor except where noted.

  1. "Intro Jam" – 0:40
  2. "A Salt with a Deadly Pepa" – 3:29
  3. "I Like It Like That" – 4:06
  4. "Solo Power (Let's Get Paid) (Salt Solo)" – 3:30
  5. "Shake Your Thang" with E.U. – 3:58 (Isley, Isley)
  6. "I Gotcha" – 4:09
  7. "Let the Rhythm Run" Remix – 3:25
  8. "Get Up Everybody (Get Up)" – 3:37
  9. "Spinderella's Not a Fella (But a Girl DJ)" – 4:00
  10. "Solo Power (Syncopated Soul) (Pepa Solo)" – 3:44
  11. "Twist and Shout" – 4:54 (Medley, Russell)
  12. "Hyped on the Mic" – 3:29
  13. "Push It" - 3:20


A Salt With a Deadly Pepa

  • "I Know You Got Soul" by Bobby Byrd
  • "The Crunge" by Led Zeppelin
  • "Soul Power 74" by Maceo & the Macks
  • Everybody Get Up

  • "Up for the Down Stroke" by Parliament
  • "All Your Goodies Are Gone" by Parliament
  • "Sledgehammer" by Peter Gabriel
  • I Like It Like That

  • "Take the Money and Run" by Steve Miller Band
  • Let the Rhythm Run (Remix)

  • "Here Comes the Meter Man" by The Meters
  • "Funky Drummer" by James Brown
  • "Damn Right I'm Somebody" by Fred Wesley and The J.B.'s
  • Shake Your Thang

  • "It's Your Thing" by The Isley Brothers
  • "Funky President" by James Brown
  • I Gotcha

  • "I Know There's Something Going On" by Frida
  • Solo Power (Let's Get Paid)

  • "Bouncy Lady" by Pleasure
  • Twist and Shout

  • "Twist and Shout" by The Beatles
  • "Mickey" by Toni Basil
  • Songs

    1Intro Jam0:40
    2A Salt With a Deadly Pepa3:33
    3I Like It Like That4:07


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