P.A. (group)

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P.A. (Parental Advisory)
Origin College Park, Georgia, U.S.
Genres Hip hop
Years active1991 – 2000
Labels
Associated acts Dungeon Family
Past membersMello
KP
Big Reese

P.A. (short for Parental Advisory) was a Southern hip hop trio, part of the Atlanta-based Dungeon Family. The group composed of rappers/producers James "Mello" Hollins, Kawan "K.P." Prather and Maurice "Big Reese" Sinclair. In 1993, they released their debut studio album, Ghetto Street Funk . In 1998, they released their second full-length titled Straight No Chase via DreamWorks Records. The single "Like We Do" [1] became a southern anthem while the group's second single, "Reservations" secured a spot on the Blade (soundtrack) earning the group a Gold Record for the soundtrack. My Life, Your Entertainment was the group's third album overall and their second record distributed by DreamWorks as well. The single "Sundown" featuring 8Ball [2] filled the southeastern airwaves while BET played the video in heavy rotation.

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Discography

Studio albums

TitleReleasePeak chart positions
US R&B [3] US Heat. [4]
Ghetto Street Funk
Straight No Chase 90
My Life, Your Entertainment
  • Released: August 1, 2000
  • Label: DreamWorks Records
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Singles

TitleReleasePeak chart positionsAlbum
US R&B [5]
US Rap [6]
"Maniac"1993 Ghetto Street Funk
"Ghetto Head Hunta"1994
"Like We Do"19986923 Straight No Chase
"Reservations" Blade (soundtrack)
"Sundown" (with 8ball)2000 My Life, Your Entertainment

Production

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