3. J.J. Fad "Supersonic" (1987)
Producer: The Arabian Prince, Dr. Dre
Label: Ruthless Records
Before N.W.A. hit it big, J.J. Fad were the ones keeping the lights on at Ruthless Records, moving 400,000 copies of this single independently before Eazy E and Jerry Heller were able to get them a real recording contract. Owing to the song's danceable electro groove, they were the first female rap group to earn a Grammy nom and a platinum plaque.with their first LP Supersonic. But when N.W.A. ushered in gangsta rap, this fun lovable trio were out.