Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Intro
3:24
A2 Things Done Changed
3:57
A3 Gimme the Loot
5:04
A4 Machine Gun Funk
4:16
A5 Warning
3:41
B1 Ready to Die
4:24
B2 One More Chance
4:43
B3 #!*@ Me (interlude)
1:31
B4 The What
5 3:57
B5 Juicy
4.65 5:05
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Rating Length
C1 Everyday Struggle
5:19
C2 Me & My Bitch
4:00
C3 Big Poppa
5 4:11
C4 Respect
2 5:22
D1 Friend of Mine
3:28
D2 Unbelievable
3:43
D3 Suicidal Thoughts
2:54
D4 Who Shot Ya?
3 5:20

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

additional guest vocals:
Total (American female R&B group) (track B5)
additional mixer:
Alonzo Vargas (track B1)
composer:
Burt Bacharach (track A5)
guest vocals:
Clifford Smith (Staten Island, NY - Rapper - Wu-Tang Clan, Red&Meth) (track B4)
lyricist:
Hal David (track A5)
mixer:
Bill Esses (track B4)
Richard Keller (tracks A4, B1)
Mario Rodriguez (mix/recording engineer) (track B5)
Rich Travali (tracks A5, B2)
Bassy Bob Brockmann (tracks A1–A2)
Prince Charles Alexander (Funk artist, member of the the City Beat Band) (track B3)
performer:
Chucky Thompson (track B2)
producer:
The Bluez Brothers (hip hop production duo, Norman & Digga) (track B2)
Sean Combs (also known as Puff Daddy & P. Diddy) (tracks A1, B2–B3, B5)
Osten Harvey, Jr. (tracks A4–B1, B4)
Jean-Claude Olivier (hip hop producer Jean Olivier, of Poke and Tone) (track B5)
Darnell Scott (track A2)
Chucky Thompson (track B2)
recording engineer:
Bill Esses (track B4)
Mario Rodriguez (mix/recording engineer) (tracks B1, B5)
Rich Travali (tracks A5, B2)
Bassy Bob Brockmann (tracks A1–A2, A4)
Prince Charles Alexander (Funk artist, member of the the City Beat Band) (track B3)
vocals:
Christopher Wallace (tracks A2, A4–B5)
Lil’ Kim (US rapper Kimberly Denise Jones) (track B3)
Total (American female R&B group) (track B2)
writer:
Sean Combs (also known as Puff Daddy & P. Diddy) (tracks B1–B3, B5)
Dupré Kelly (track A4)
Osten Harvey, Jr. (tracks A4–B1, B4)
Reginald Ellis (track B2)
Al'Terik Wardrick (track A4)
Norman Glover (track B2)
Keith Elam (alternative rapper from Boston) (track A4)
Kevin Hansford (track A4)
Marlon Williams (track A4)
Barbara Mason (track B1)
Clifford Smith (Staten Island, NY - Rapper - Wu-Tang Clan, Red&Meth) (track B4)
James Mtume (musician, aranger, writer -NOT the group Mtume) (track B5)
Christopher Wallace (tracks A2, A4–B5)
Jean-Claude Olivier (hip hop producer Jean Olivier, of Poke and Tone) (track B5)
Chris Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (track A4)
Kevin Scott (Engineer) (track A2)
Chucky Thompson (track B2)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
A.W.O.L. by RBX (track B5)
Clips in My Pocket by Iras (track A5)
It's Only Hip Hop by Apathy feat. Brevi (track B5)
Power Trip by Lecrae feat. PRo, Sho Baraka & Andy Mineo (track B5)
Round & Round by 702 (track A4)
samples:
Feenin’ by Jodeci (track B3)
Juicy Fruit by Mtume (track B5)
Lil’ Ghetto Boy by Dr. Dre (track A2)
Something Extra by Black Heat (track A4)
Superfly by Curtis Mayfield (track A1)
Top Billin’ by Audio Two (track A1)
Vapors by Biz Markie (track A2)
Walk on By by Isaac Hayes (track A5)
is the basis for:
Cabinet Battle #2 (Hamilton: An American Musical) (track B5)
later parody versions:
Zimboouicy! (track B5)
recording of:
Fuck Me (interlude) (track B3)
Juicy (track B5)
Machine Gun Funk (track A4)
One More Chance (track B2)
Ready to Die (track B1)
The What (track B4)
Things Done Changed (track A2)
Warning (track A5)

12" Vinyl 2

additional guest background vocals:
Sybil Pennix (track C2)
additional guest vocals:
Faith Evans (track D4)
additional programming:
Poke (hip hop producer Jean Olivier, of Poke and Tone) (track D4)
guest vocals:
Diana King (track C4)
mixer:
Eddie Sancho (track D2)
Bassy Bob Brockmann (tracks D1, D3)
Mario Rodriguez (mix/recording engineer) (track C4)
Rich Travali (tracks C1–C3)
performer:
Chucky Thompson (track C2)
producer:
The Bluez Brothers (hip hop production duo, Norman & Digga) (tracks C1–C2)
Sean Combs (also known as Puff Daddy & P. Diddy) (tracks C2–C4, D4)
Osten Harvey, Jr. (track D1)
Lord Finesse (track D3)
Nashiem Myrick (track D4)
Chris Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (track D2)
Chucky Thompson (tracks C2–C3)
Poke (hip hop producer Jean Olivier, of Poke and Tone) (track C4)
recording engineer:
Bassy Bob Brockmann (tracks D1, D3)
Norty Cotto (track D2)
Mario Rodriguez (mix/recording engineer) (track C4)
Rich Travali (tracks C1, C3)
John Wydrycs (track C2)
vocals:
Christopher Wallace (tracks C1–D4)
writer:
Ronald Bell (track D1)
Black Mamba (80s garage house/disco, track "Vicious") (track D1)
Don Boyce (track D1)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track D1)
Harry Wayne Casey (track C4)
Sean Combs (also known as Puff Daddy & P. Diddy) (tracks C2, D4)
Osten Harvey, Jr. (track D1)
Reginald Ellis (tracks C1–C2)
Norman Glover (tracks C1–C2)
Dave Grusin (track C1)
Robert Hall, Jr. (hip hop producer Lord Finesse) (track D3)
Ernie Isley (track C3)
Marvin Isley (track C3)
O'Kelly Isley, Jr. (track C3)
Ronald Isley (track C3)
Rudolph Isley (track C3)
Chris Jasper (track C3)
R. Kelly (track D2)
Diana King (track C4)
Harvey Mason (jazz drummer) (track C1)
Nashiem Myrick (track D4)
Otha Nash (track D1)
Christopher Wallace (tracks C1–D4)
Chris Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (track D2)
Claydes Smith (track D1)
Dennis “D.T.” Thomas (Kool) (track D1)
Chucky Thompson (track C2)
Richard Westfield (track D1)
Allie Wrubel (track D4)
mash-ups:
remixes:
sampled by:
Death by Cam’ron (track D3)
Follow My Life by Obie Trice (track C3)
Weekend by Daz Dillinger feat. Johnta Austin (track C3)
What's Going On by Canibus (track C3)
samples:
Either Way by Dave Grusin (track C1)
Lonely Fire by Miles Davis (track D3)
Remind Me by Patrice Rushen (track D2)
Vicious by Black Mamba (track D1)
is based on:
Between the Sheets (track C3)
part of:
Coast Is Clear (track C3)
recording of:
Big Poppa (track C3)
Everyday Struggle (track C1)
Friend of Mine (track D1)
Me & My Bitch (track C2)
Respect (track C4)
Suicidal Thoughts (track D3)
Unbelievable (track D2)
Who Shot Ya (track D4)