Following the release of the album, she was featured on a remix for labelmate Lil' Mo's track "Gangster", and Nina Sky's hype single "Time to Go".Following this she announced she was retiring from the recording industry to concentrate on her other projects.Although she later lost the bracelet, the sentiment of it always remained with her.
She claims that those experiences really made her open up to try new and different opportunities in her career.
18 CELEB MEMOIRS WE THINK WOULD MAKE JUICY READS Your Secret Is Safe With Angie It’s no secret that “The Voice of New York” resigned from her home station Hot 97 in 2014, but it’s not known that she kept it a secret until her final day.
That’s right, after working at Hot 97 for nearly 27 years, she resigned without telling a single soul. She describes her decision to leave Hot 97 as one of the hardest things she’s ever had to do.
But the fact she never uttered a word until the day she left is amazing considering how everything in this day and age gets leaked on social media.
She appeared on his track "Heartbeat" from his 1997 album I Got Next. The first single, "Dem Thangzzz" was produced by The Neptunes, and also featured background vocals by Pharrell Williams and Q-Tip.
The album included production by DJ Clue, Salaam Remi, Knobody and Roc Wilder among others, and featured guest appearances by Jay-Z, Snoop Doggy Dogg, Mary J. The album debuted at #32 on the Billboard 200 Albums Chart, She promoted the album with magazine posters, in-store signings, club appearances and television appearances with MTV and BET.
Angie Martinez Reveals She Once Got Into a Fight with Wendy Williams Music Career As a total hip-hop head, Martinez never had aspirations to become a rapper herself until rap legend KRS-One encouraged her to come to the studio where he wrote a few raps for her. From rapping with the baddest female rappers on “Ladies Night” with Lil’ Kim to releasing her own albums that climbed the charts, her rap career was solid.
Celebrity Coupledom Heavily immersed in rap culture , Angie Martinez was a fan of A Tribe Called Quest, especially Q-Tip.
In October 2002, Martinez appeared in Paid In Full.
More recently, she appeared in Video Girl in 2011, Generation Um...
, Martinez opens up about her personal and professional life and gives readers much more than expected.