Fuck tha Police

~ Recording by N.W.A

Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.2Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • US1988-08-08
Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)SL 57102
1.2_ _ _ _ tha Police (Fill in the Blanks)5:46N.W.AStraight Outta ComptonN.W.AAlbum
Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)BRLP 534
1.2Fuck tha Police5:47N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • US1989-02-06
Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)CDL57102
1.2Fuck tha Police5:47N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (explicit)N.W.AAlbum
Fourth and Broadway Records (Island hip‐hop label), Island (imprint of Island Records, a division of Universal Music Group), Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)BRCD 534
1.2Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.AStraight Outta ComptonN.W.AAlbum
Island (imprint of Island Records, a division of Universal Music Group), Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)260286
1.5Fuck tha Police5:43N.W.AGreatest HitsN.W.AAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records (US hip hop)P2 50561
1.5Fuck tha Police5:43N.W.AGreatest HitsN.W.AAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records (US hip hop)CDPTY 126
1.3Fuck Tha Police?:??N.W.AHip Hop Classics, Volume TwoVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records (US hip hop)P2 50931
2.4Fuck tha Police5:48N.W.AThe N.W.A Legacy, Volume 1: 1988-1998Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US1999-03-23
Priority Records (US hip hop)P2 51111
2.4Fuck tha Police5:48N.W.AThe N.W.A Legacy, Volume 1: 1988-1998Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records (US hip hop)CDPTY 170
1.2Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (remastered, explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • XE2002-09-23
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.), Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)72435-37936-2-3
1.2Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (remastered, explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • CA2002-11-05
Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.), EMI Music Canada, Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)72435-37936-2-3
1.5Fuck tha Police5:43N.W.AGreatest Hits (Remastered & Reissued)N.W.AAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2003-03-24
EMI United Kingdom (~1993-1998), Priority Records (US hip hop)72435-40932-2-7
1.17Fuck Tha Police5:44N.W.ABEEF (Music from and Inspired by the Film)Various ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack
  • US2003-10-21
MSC Music & Entertainment, QD3 Entertainment, Strange Music (US hip-hop)MSC10092
1.5Fuck tha Police5:43N.W.AGreatest HitsN.W.AAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records (US hip hop)72435-40932-2-7
1.6Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.ATommy Boy Presents: Hip Hop Essentials, Volume 3 (1979-1991)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • US2005-11-08
Tommy Boy (imprint, bearing the Tommy Boy logo)1636
2.13Fuck the Police5:45N.W.AHip Hop III: The CollectionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal (plain logo “Universal” used by Universal Music and Universal Pictures)602498289242
1.10Fuck Tha Police5:45N.W.AKiss Presents: Hip Hop ClassicsVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Universal Music TV (UK, a division of Universal Music Operations Limited)9829352
1.17Fuck tha Police5:45N.W.AThe History of Hip Hop 4Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • NL2006-01-26
Universal Music B.V. (not for release label use! NL subsidiary of UMG)983 641-0
1.2Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (20th anniversary edition, explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • XE2007-12-03
Priority Records, LLC509995-14157-23
1.2Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (20th anniversary edition, explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • US2007-12-04
Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)509995-11239-1-8
1.2Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (20th anniversary edition, explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • US2007-12-04
Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)509995-11240-2-1
2.2Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.AEfil4zaggin / Straight Outta ComptonN.W.AAlbum + Compilation
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)5099908449122
2.7Fuck tha Police5:45N.W.AM!LFVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
EMI Music Belgium50999 6993182 6
3.9Fuck tha Police5:43N.W.ARapper’s DelightVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • BE2013-04-22
EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)EMI 9580812
1.2Fuck tha Police5:47N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • CA2015-06-09
Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop), UMe (imprint of Universal Music Enterprises)B002309502
1.2Fuck tha Police5:47N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • US2015-06-09
Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop), UMe (imprint of Universal Music Enterprises)B0023095-02
2.8Fuck tha Police5:44N.W.ADe Maxx Long Player 34: The Rap EditionVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • BE2015-06-12
Universal Music Belgium536.183-2
1.13Fuck the Police5:39N.W.AStraight Outta Compton EditionJerzeyboyAlbum + Mixtape/Street
  • XW2015-08-10
1.2Fuck tha Police5:45N.W.AStraight Outta Compton (explicit)N.W.AAlbum
  • XE2015-08-21
  • MX2015-08-21
Universal Music (plain logo: “Universal Music”)
1.2Fuck tha Police5:46N.W.AStraight Outta ComptonN.W.AAlbum
Priority Records (US hip hop), Ruthless Records (Compton, LA hip-hop)0600753469958
(unknown)
1.1Fuck Tha Police5:47N.W.AIn tha Beginning... There Was Rap (Tha Originals)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
Priority Records (US hip hop)P2 51027

Relationships

producer:Yella (US hip-hop/electro producer Antoine Carraby)
DJ-mixes:Confit de canard by The Sheep Queen Experiment (order: 15)
sampled by:Protect & Serve by UGK
Sa Prize, Part 2
samples:Funky Drummer, Part 1 by James Brown
It's My Thing, Part 1 by Marva Whitney
mash-ups:Everyone’s Getting No Class by Psycosis
edits:Fuck tha Police (edit) by Evan Roth
part of:Fuck tha Police: 20 Songs Against Police Brutality (number: 1) (order: 1)
CBC Music: 10 Songs That Have Changed the World (order: 4)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time: 2021 edition (number: 190) (order: 190)
Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 417) (order: 416)
stream for free:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xB2DY1Q74oQ [info]
other databases:https://www.whosampled.com/N.W.A/Fuck-Tha-Police/ [info]
SecondHandSongs:https://secondhandsongs.com/performance/18494 [info]
recording of:Fuck tha Police

Fuck tha Police

writer:Lorenzo Patterson
O’Shea Jackson
is the basis for:Fuck the MPAA