Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Liquid Swords
Genius/GZA 4:31
2 Duel of the Iron Mic
Genius/GZA feat. Dreddy Kruger 4:07
3 Living in the World Today
Genius/GZA 4:23
4 Gold
Genius/GZA 3:57
5 Cold World
Genius/GZA feat. Rolly Fingers A.K.A. Inspectah Deck & Life 5:31
6 Labels
Genius/GZA feat. Tony Starks A.K.A. Ghostface Killah 2:54
7 4th Chamber
Genius/GZA feat. Tony Starks A.K.A. Ghostface Killah 4:37
8 Shadowboxin’
Genius/GZA feat. Johnny Blaze A.K.A Method Man 3:30
9 Hell's Wind Staff / Killah Hills 10304
Genius/GZA feat. Killah Priest, Dreddy Kruger, Masta Killer / GZA/Genius 5:09
10 Investigative Reports
Genius/GZA feat. Lou Diamond A.K.A. Raekwon the Chef 3:50
11 Swordsman
Genius/GZA feat. Killah Priest 3:21
12 I Gotcha Back
Genius/GZA 5:01
13 B.I.B.L.E. (Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth)
Genius/GZA feat. Killah Priest 4:30

Credits

CD 1

additional guest lead vocals:
Life (appears on Cold World by GZA/Genius) (track 5)
guest lead vocals:
RZA (US rapper / producer) (track 7)
Ghostface Killah (tracks 7, 10)
Inspectah Deck (tracks 2, 5)
Killah Priest (tracks 7, 13)
Masta Killa (track 2)
Method Man (track 8)
Raekwon (track 10)
U‐God (track 10)
lead vocals:
GZA/Genius (tracks 1–12)
producer:
4th Disciple (track 13)
RZA (US rapper / producer) (tracks 1–12)
writer:
Dennis Coles (track 10)
Robert Diggs, Jr. (hip hop producer/rapper The RZA) (tracks 1–9, 9–13)
James Dockery (track 9)
Gary Grice (tracks 1–9, 9–13)
Lamont Hawkins (U-God) (track 10)
Jason Hunter (Wu-Tang clan rapper Inspectah Deck) (track 5)
Walter Reed (tracks 9, 11)
Clifford Smith (US rapper, aka Method Man) (track 8)
Elgin Turner (track 9)
Corey Woods (track 10)
mash-ups:
Floating Labels by Wugazi (track 6)
remixes:
sampled by:
Cold War by Krust (track 5)
Let It Out by Girl Talk (track 1)
samples:
Groovin' by Willie Mitchell (track 1)
recording of:
4th Chamber (track 7)
B.I.B.L.E. (track 13)
Cold World (track 5)
Gold (track 4)
Hell's Wind Staff (track 9)
I Gotcha Back (track 12)
Killah Hills 10304 (track 9)
Labels (track 6)
Liquid Swords (track 1)
Shadowboxin' (track 8)
Swordsman (track 11)

Release

art direction: Cyril Gittens
design/illustration: Denys Cowans
mastering: Tom Coyne (mastering engineer)
photography: Mark Humphrey (photographer)
ASIN: US: B000000OUJ [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/176596 [info]