Tommy Boy Tuesday: The Force M.D.'s - "Itchin' For A Scratch"

The Force M.D.'s 1985 single "Itchin' For A Scratch" holds a significant place in the music and film history of the era. Featured on their debut studio album, Love Letters, the song became an emblem of the burgeoning hip-hop and R&B scene of the mid-1980s. Its infectious beats and catchy lyrics resonated with audiences, propelling it to become a commercial success. The track's popularity was further solidified when it was included in the soundtrack of the 1985 movie "Rappin'," directed by Joel Silberg. Notably, The Force M.D.'s themselves made an appearance in the film, showcasing their talent by performing "Itchin' For A Scratch" in a memorable scene. Their dynamic presence and spirited performance added an electrifying energy to the movie, making it an unforgettable moment in both their career and the film's legacy.

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