Quik Is the Name

Infobox Album | Name = Quik Is the Name
Type = Album
Artist = DJ Quik


Released = January 1, 1991
Recorded = 1990-1991
Genre = Hip hop
Length = 43:21
Label = Profile Records
Producer = DJ Quik Courtney Branch Tracy Kendrick
Reviews = Allmusic Rating|4|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:14rz283c055a link]
Last album =
This album = "Quik Is the Name" (1991)
Next album = "Way 2 Fonky" (1992)|

"Quik Is the Name" is the debut album from Compton rapper/producer DJ Quik, released on January 1, 1991 on Profile Records. It peaked at number 29 on the Billboard 200 sales chart. The album was certified platinum by the RIAA on July 26, 1995. It is his best selling album to date. Singles featured on the album include "Tonite", "Born and Raised in Compton", and "Sweet Black Pussy". In 1998, the album was selected as one of The Source Magazine's 100 Best Rap Albums.

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