Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Surviving the Times
Nas 4:44
2 Less Than an Hour (Theme From Rush Hour 3)
Nas 4 3:16
3 It Ain't Hard to Tell
Nas 5 3:23
4 Life's a Bitch
Nas 5 3:30
5 N.Y. State of Mind
Nas 5 4:54
6 One Love
Nas 5 5:25
7 If I Ruled the World (Imagine That)
Nas 4.35 4:43
8 Street Dreams (remix)
Nas feat. R. Kelly 4:28
9 Hate Me Now
Nas feat. Puff Daddy 4 4:45
10 One Mic
Nas 4 4:30
11 Got Ur Self a...
Nas 4 3:50
12 Made You Look
Nas 5 3:23
13 I Can
Nas 4 4:15
14 Bridging the Gap
Nas feat. Olu Dara 2 3:57
15 Halftime
Nas 4.5 4:22
16 Nas Is Like
Nas 5 3:57
17 Thief's Theme
Nas 4 2:59

Credits

CD 1

dedicated to:
trumpet:
Olu Dara (track 4)
co-producer:
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (track 4)
composer:
DJ Premier (US hip hop producer & DJ) (track 5)
Chris Webber (track 1)
engineer:
Diego Garrido (track 3)
Tim Latham (track 6)
Anton Pukshansky (track 3)
Kevin Reynolds (engineer) (track 15)
Jason Vogel (track 4)
Stan Wallace (track 3)
guest performer:
Anthony Cruz (US rapper) (track 4)
guest vocals:
Lauryn Hill (track 7)
lead vocals:
Puff Daddy (also known as Puff Daddy & P. Diddy) (track 9)
lyricist:
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (tracks 1, 5)
performer:
Olu Dara (track 14)
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (track 7)
producer:
D‐Moet (track 9)
L.E.S. (track 4)
Large Professor (tracks 3, 15)
Megahertz (US hip-hop producer Dorsey Wesley) (track 11)
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (track 10)
Poke and Tone (tracks 7, 9)
DJ Premier (US hip hop producer & DJ) (tracks 5, 16)
Pretty Boy (US hip hop producer/rapper) (track 9)
Jonathan Davis (American rapper) (track 6)
Chucky Thompson (track 10)
vocals:
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (track 9)
Puff Daddy (also known as Puff Daddy & P. Diddy) (track 9)
writer:
Anthony Cruz (US rapper) (track 4)
Gary Byrd (track 15)
Olu Dara (track 4)
Jimmy Heath (track 6)
William Paul Mitchell (tracks 3, 15)
Anthony Moody (track 9)
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (tracks 3–4, 6, 9, 15)
Jonathan Davis (American rapper) (track 6)
Oliver Scott (soul singer‐songwriter, supporting musician for The Gap Band) (track 4)
Robert Wilson (US vocalist/bassist, member of Gap Band) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1994) (tracks 3–6, 15)
mash-ups:
Hang on, Hate Me Now by MAN-CAT feat. Nas (track 9)
music videos:
One Love (clean video) by Nas (track 6)
remixes:
One Love by Cookin’ Soul (track 6)
sampled by:
Album Intro (album version) by Nas (tracks 3, 6–7, 15)
Astro Travellin by Quasimoto (track 3)
In My Bed by Amy Winehouse (track 12)
Life Goes On by Pigeon John feat. Abstract Rude (track 13)
Nas Is Like by Nas (track 3)
Rock the Funky Beats (Natural Born Chillers vs. Nas) (part of a “As Heard on Radio Soulwax, Part 6” DJ‐mix) by 2 Many DJ’s (track 9)
That’s Right by Girl Talk (track 11)
The Message by Nas (tracks 5, 15)
samples:
Flight Time by Donald Byrd (track 5)
Friends by Whodini (track 7)
Human Nature (album version) by Michael Jackson (track 3)
Mahogany by Eric B. & Rakim (track 5)
Mind Rain by Joe Chambers (track 5)
N.T. (live, 1971-05-29: P.J.'s, Hollywood, FL, USA) by Kool & The Gang (drums) (track 5)
N.T. (live, 1971-05-29: P.J.'s, Hollywood, FL, USA) by Kool & The Gang (track 3)
Why? by Don Robertson (track 16)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
recording of:
Hate Me Now (track 9)
If I Ruled the World (Imagine That) (NAS, from album "it was written") (track 7)
Halftime (1992 – 1993) (track 15)
It Ain’t Hard to Tell (1992 – 1993) (track 3)
Life's a Bitch (1992 – 1993) (track 4)
N.Y. State of Mind (Song by Nas) (1992 – 1993) (track 5)
One Love (1992 – 1993) (track 6)

Release

ASIN: UK: B000WNB4WI [info]

Release Group

Wikidata: Q1784019 [info]