Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 The Genesis
3 1:45
A2 N.Y. State of Mind
5 4:53
A3 Life's a Bitch
5 3:29
A4 The World Is Yours
5 4:50
A5 Halftime
4.5 4:20
B1 Memory Lane (Sittin' in da Park)
5 4:07
B2 One Love
5 5:24
B3 One Time 4 Your Mind
4 3:18
B4 Represent
5 4:13
B5 It Ain't Hard to Tell
5 3:22

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

dedicated to:
trumpet:
Olu Dara Jones (track A3)
co-producer:
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (track A3)
composer:
Chris Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (track A2)
engineer:
Diego Garrido (track B5)
Tim Latham (track B2)
Anton Pukshansky (track B5)
Kevin Reynolds (engineer) (tracks A5, B3)
Eddie Sancho (tracks B1, B4)
Jamie Staub (track A4)
Jason Vogel (track A3)
Stan Wallace (track B5)
guest performer:
Anthony Cruz (US rapper) (track A3)
lyricist:
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (track A2)
producer:
L.E.S. (track A3)
Large Professor (tracks A5, B3, B5)
Chris Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (tracks A2, B1, B4)
Jonathan Davis (American rapper) (track B2)
Peter Phillips (American hip-hop producer) (track A4)
writer:
Anthony Cruz (US rapper) (track A3)
Peg Barsella (track B1)
Gary Byrd (track A5)
Olu Dara Jones (track A3)
Fred Brathwaite (track A1)
Jimmy Heath (track B2)
William Paul Mitchell (tracks A5, B3, B5)
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (tracks A1, A3–B5)
Chris Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (tracks B1, B4)
Jonathan Davis (American rapper) (track B2)
Peter Phillips (American hip-hop producer) (track A4)
Oliver Scott (soul singer‐songwriter, supporting musician for The Gap Band) (track A3)
Reuben Wilson (track B1)
Robert Wilson (US vocalist/bassist, member of Gap Band) (track A3)
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 A1–B5)
music videos:
One Love (clean video) by Nas (track B2)
remixes:
One Love by Cookin’ Soul (track B2)
sampled by:
Album Intro (album version) by Nas (tracks A4–B2, B5)
Astro Travellin by Quasimoto (track B5)
Dead Presidents II by Jay‐Z (track A4)
Nas Is Like by Nas (track B5)
The Message by Nas (tracks A2, A5)
samples:
Flight Time by Donald Byrd (track A2)
Human Nature (album version) by Michael Jackson (track B5)
It's Yours by T La Rock (track A4)
Mahogany by Eric B. & Rakim (track A2)
Mind Rain by Joe Chambers (track A2)
N.T. (live, 1971-05-29: P.J.'s, Hollywood, FL, USA) by Kool & The Gang (track B5)
N.T. (live, 1971-05-29: P.J.'s, Hollywood, FL, USA) by Kool & The Gang (drums) (track A2)
Thief of Bagdad by Lee Erwin (track B4)
Walter L. by Gary Burton (track B3)
is the basis for:
Streets of New York (track A2)
recording of:
Halftime (1992 – 1993) (track A5)
It Ain’t Hard to Tell (1992 – 1993) (track B5)
Life's a Bitch (1992 – 1993) (track A3)
Memory Lane (Sittin’ in da Park) (1992 – 1993) (track B1)
N.Y. State of Mind (Song by Nas) (1992 – 1993) (track A2)
One Love (1992 – 1993) (track B2)
One Time 4 Your Mind (1992 – 1993) (track B3)
Represent (1992 – 1993) (track B4)
The Genesis (1992 – 1993) (track A1)
The World Is Yours (Nas song) (1992 – 1993) (track A4)