Annotation

US:
Label: Bad Boy Entertainment - Catalog #: 78612-73011-1 - UPC: 786127301113 - Format: Vinyl x 3
UK/EU:
Label: Puff Daddy Records - Catalog #: 78612-73011-2 - UPC: 786127301120 - Format: CD x 2
Label: Puff Daddy Records - Catalog #: 78612-73011-1 - UPC: 786127301113 - Format: Vinyl x 3

Label: Bad Boy Entertainment - Catalog #: 78612-73011-2 - UPC: 786127301120 - Format: CD x 2
Label: Bad Boy Entertainment - Catalog #: 78612-73011-1 - UPC: 786127301113 - Format: Vinyl x 3
UK/EU:
Label: Puff Daddy Records - Catalog #: 78612-73011-2 - UPC: 786127301120 - Format: CD x 2
Label: Puff Daddy Records - Catalog #: 78612-73011-1 - UPC: 786127301113 - Format: Vinyl x 3

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Life After Death (intro)
The Notorious B.I.G. 1:40
2 Somebody’s Gotta Die
The Notorious B.I.G. 4:27
3 Hypnotize
The Notorious B.I.G. 5 3:50
4 Kick In the Door
The Notorious B.I.G. 4:46
5 Fuck You Tonight
The Notorious B.I.G. feat. R. Kelly 4 5:46
6 Last Day
The Notorious B.I.G. feat. The Lox 4:20
7 I Love the Dough
The Notorious B.I.G. feat. Jay‐Z & Angela Winbush 5:11
8 What’s Beef?
The Notorious B.I.G. 5:15
9 B.I.G. (interlude)
The Notorious B.I.G. 0:48
10 Mo Money Mo Problems
The Notorious B.I.G. feat. Mase & Puff Daddy 4.5 4:17
11 Niggas Bleed
The Notorious B.I.G. 4 4:51
12 I Got a Story to Tell
The Notorious B.I.G. 4:41
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Notorious Thugs
The Notorious B.I.G. 5 6:07
2 Miss U
The Notorious B.I.G. 4:59
3 Another
The Notorious B.I.G. feat. Lil’ Kim 4:15
4 Going Back to Cali
The Notorious B.I.G. 5:07
5 Ten Crack Commandments
The Notorious B.I.G. 4 3:24
6 Playa Hater
The Notorious B.I.G. 3:58
7 Nasty Boy
The Notorious B.I.G. 5:34
8 Sky’s the Limit
The Notorious B.I.G. feat. 112 5:30
9 The World Is Filled…
The Notorious B.I.G. feat. Too $hort & Puff Daddy 4:55
10 My Downfall
The Notorious B.I.G. feat. DMC 5:27
11 Long Kiss Goodnight
The Notorious B.I.G. 5:19
12 You’re Nobody (Til Somebody Kills You)
The Notorious B.I.G. 4:56

Credits

CD 1

strings arranger:
Steven Jordan (US hip-hop producer/songwriter Steven Jordan) (track 2)
harpsichord:
additional producer:
background vocals:
Pam Long (track 3)
Kelly Price (track 10)
co-producer:
Sean “Puffy” Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (tracks 6, 12)
Paragon (producer) (track 8)
Steven Jordan (US hip-hop producer/songwriter Steven Jordan) (track 6)
Chucky Thompson (track 12)
editor:
engineer:
Lorrenn Argumedes (tracks 2–3, 10, 12)
Cornbread (New York-based producer/engineer) (track 2)
Rasheed Goodlowe (tracks 2–3, 7–8, 11–12)
John “JM” Meredith (US producer/engineer aka "JM") (tracks 6–7, 10, 12)
Lynn Montrose (tracks 3, 6–7, 9, 11–12)
Steve Jones (engineer R&B / Urban) (tracks 2–3, 5–8, 10–11)
Doug Wilson (engineer) (track 5)
guest performer:
The LOX (American hip hop group) (track 6)
guest vocals:
Sean “Puffy” Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (track 10)
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (track 7)
R. Kelly (track 5)
Mason Betha (US rapper) (track 10)
Angela Winbush (track 7)
instruments:
Daron Jones (track 5)
Paragon (producer) (track 8)
Steven Jordan (US hip-hop producer/songwriter Steven Jordan) (track 5)
lead vocals:
Christopher Wallace (tracks 2–12)
mixer:
Sean “Puffy” Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (tracks 2–3, 5–8, 10–12)
Tony Maserati (engineer / mixer) (track 10)
Michael Patterson (engineer) (tracks 6–8, 11–12)
Joe Pererra (track 9)
Eddie Sancho (track 4)
Lane Craven (tracks 1, 3)
Axel Niehaus (track 5)
“Prince Charles” Alexander (American record producer, audio engineer, educator and recording artist) (track 2)
producer:
Deric Angelettie (tracks 3, 9)
Carlos “July Six” Broady (tracks 2, 8, 11)
Anthony Best (US hip-hop producer Anthony Best) (track 12)
Sean “Puffy” Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10–11)
Osten Harvey (track 7)
Kejuan Muchita (QB rapper/producer Kejuan Muchita of Mobb Deep) (track 6)
Daron Jones (track 5)
Ron Lawrence (US hip-hop producer aka Amen-Ra) (track 3)
Nashiem Myrick (tracks 2, 8, 11)
Christopher Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (track 4)
Steven Jordan (US hip-hop producer/songwriter Steven Jordan) (tracks 1, 10–11)
recording engineer:
Rasheed Goodlowe (track 11)
John “JM” Meredith (US producer/engineer aka "JM") (track 9)
Michael Patterson (engineer) (track 7)
Joe Pererra (track 5)
Lane Craven (tracks 2, 5, 10–11)
Stephen Dent (tracks 6–7, 12)
Steve Jones (engineer R&B / Urban) (tracks 2, 9, 12)
Rich July (tracks 2, 4, 11)
Al Machera (tracks 8, 12)
Manny Marroquin (track 1)
Axel Niehaus (tracks 3, 10)
Diana Pedraza (track 4)
“Prince Charles” Alexander (American record producer, audio engineer, educator and recording artist) (tracks 2, 5, 11)
Doug Wilson (engineer) (tracks 2–3, 6–8, 10–11)
writer:
Randy Alpert (track 3)
Deric Angelettie (tracks 3, 9)
Andy Armer (track 3)
Anthony Best (US hip-hop producer Anthony Best) (track 12)
Sean “Puffy” Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (tracks 1–3, 5, 10–11)
Osten Harvey (track 7)
Bernard Edwards (track 10)
Kejuan Muchita (QB rapper/producer Kejuan Muchita of Mobb Deep) (track 6)
Jay Hawkins (track 4)
Anthony Hester (track 2)
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (track 7)
Jason Phillips (US rapper) (track 6)
Daron Jones (track 5)
R. Kelly (track 5)
Ron Lawrence (US hip-hop producer aka Amen-Ra) (track 3)
Mason Betha (US rapper) (track 10)
René Moore (track 7)
Nashiem Myrick (tracks 2, 8, 11)
Christopher Wallace (tracks 1–12)
Christopher Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (track 4)
Nile Rodgers (track 10)
Steven Jordan (US hip-hop producer/songwriter Steven Jordan) (tracks 1, 10–11)
David Stiles (track 6)
Angela Winbush (track 7)
arranged for:
produced for:
Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc. (tracks 1–3, 5–6, 8–12)
Mobb Deep, Inc. (track 6)
The Mystery System, Inc. (tracks 3, 9)
Top of New York Inc. (tracks 2, 8, 11)
publisher:
A La Mode Music (track 7)
Almo Music Corp. (track 3)
Amani Music (tracks 10–11)
B Mo EZ Publishing (track 7)
B.I.G. Poppa Music (tracks 2–8, 10–12)
BMG Songs, Inc. (track 12)
EMI‐April Music Inc. (tracks 2–8, 10–11)
EMI Unart (track 4)
July Six Publishing (tracks 2, 8)
Justin Combs Publishing (tracks 2–8, 10–12)
Kevin Wales Music (track 5)
M. Betha Publishing (track 10)
Nash Mack Publishing (tracks 2, 8, 11)
Sony Songs, Inc. (track 10)
Tommy Jymi Inc. (track 10)
Warner Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 10)
Zomba Songs Inc. (track 5)
engineered at:
mixed at:
recorded at:
NRG Recordings (Studio, Hollywood, CA) in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (track 1)
edits:
has remixes:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
Jump on Stage by Girl Talk (track 3)
samples:
I'm Coming Out by Diana Ross (track 10)
In the Rain by The Dramatics (track 2)
Rise by Herb Alpert (track 3)
is based on:
I'm Coming Out (track 10)
is the basis for:
Hypnotize (Cookin’ Soul remix) (track 3)
I Love the Dough (track 7)
Kick in the Door (Cookin’ Soul remix) (track 4)
Somebody Gotta Die (track 2)
recording of:
B.I.G. Interlude (track 9)
Fuck You Tonight (track 5)
Hypnotize (track 3)
I Love the Dough (track 7)
Kick in the Door (track 4)
Last Day (track 6)
Niggas Bleed (track 11)
What's Beef? (track 8)

CD 2

Hammond organ:
Carlos Broady (track 10)
additional guest vocals:
Daron Jones (track 8)
Michael Keith (track 8)
Quinnes Parker (track 8)
Marvin Scandrick (US R&B artist Marvin Scandrick, of group 112) (track 8)
additional programming:
Deric Angelettie (track 3)
additional recording engineer:
Michael Patterson (engineer) (track 10)
Lane Craven (track 10)
additional vocals:
Bryon McCane (track 1)
Steven Howse (track 1)
Krayzie Bone (US rapper, former member of Bone Thugs-n-Harmony) (track 1)
Carl Thomas (US R&B singer) (track 9)
background vocals:
Karen Anderson (US R&B/hip-hop singer and songwriter) (track 10)
Faith Evans (track 12)
Keanna Henson (track 6)
Daron Jones (track 2)
Michael Keith (track 2)
Quinnes Parker (track 2)
Marvin Scandrick (US R&B artist Marvin Scandrick, of group 112) (track 2)
co-producer:
Ephram Lopez (track 12)
Jiv Pos (track 12)
engineer:
Lorrenn Argumedes (tracks 7–8)
Rasheed Goodlowe (tracks 1, 4, 7–9, 11)
Steve Jones (engineer R&B / Urban) (tracks 1–2, 4, 7–8, 10–12)
John “JM” Meredith (US producer/engineer aka "JM") (tracks 1, 4, 9, 12)
Lynn Montrose (tracks 2, 4, 7–8, 11)
guest performer:
Ron Grant & Friends (Urban/R&B) (track 6)
guest vocals:
Darryl McDaniels (Rapper Darryl McDaniels) (track 10)
Sean Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (track 9)
Kimberly Jones (US rapper Kimberly Denise Jones) (track 3)
Todd Shaw (track 9)
instruments:
Steven Jordan (US hip-hop producer/songwriter Steven Jordan) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Christopher Wallace (tracks 1–12)
mixer:
Sean Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (tracks 1–4, 8–10, 12)
Robert Diggs (US rapper / producer) (track 11)
Paul Logus (track 12)
Tony Maserati (engineer / mixer) (track 9)
Michael Patterson (engineer) (tracks 1, 3–4, 6, 8, 10–11)
Eddie Sancho (track 5)
Rich Travali (track 3)
Lane Craven (tracks 2, 7)
performer:
Sean Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (track 7)
producer:
Deric Angelettie (track 9)
Carlos Broady (track 10)
Sean Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 9–10, 12)
Osten Harvey (track 4)
Keir Gist (Keir Lamont Gist, Naughty by Nature’s DJ) (track 2)
Clark Kent (veteran hip-hop producer) (track 8)
Nashiem Myrick (track 10)
Christopher Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (track 5)
Robert Diggs (US rapper / producer) (track 11)
Steven Jordan (US hip-hop producer/songwriter Steven Jordan) (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 12)
recording engineer:
Steve Jones (engineer R&B / Urban) (track 3)
Michael Patterson (engineer) (tracks 2, 4–6)
Louis Alfred (recording engineer) (track 7)
Lane Craven (tracks 3, 8)
Stephen Dent (tracks 1, 4, 10)
Ben Garrison (track 9)
Rich July (tracks 5, 8)
Manny Marroquin (track 1)
Axel Niehaus (tracks 9–10)
Diana Pedraza (tracks 2, 5)
“Prince Charles” Alexander (American record producer, audio engineer, educator and recording artist) (tracks 8, 12)
Doug Wilson (engineer) (tracks 4, 7, 9–12)
writer:
Deric Angelettie (track 9)
Bryon McCane (track 1)
Carlos Broady (track 10)
Bobby Caldwell (US singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist) (track 8)
Ephram Lopez (track 12)
Darryl McDaniels (Rapper Darryl McDaniels) (track 10)
Sean Combs (Sean John Combs, also known as Puff Daddy or P. Diddy) (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 9–10, 12)
Osten Harvey (track 4)
Hubert Eaves (track 8)
William Hart (of The Delfonics) (track 6)
Anthony Henderson (track 1)
Butch Ingram (track 3)
Norman Ingram (track 3)
George Johnson (member of Brothers Johnson, guitar) (track 12)
Keir Gist (Keir Lamont Gist, Naughty by Nature’s DJ) (track 2)
Clark Kent (veteran hip-hop producer) (track 8)
Steven Howse (track 1)
Darren Lighty (track 2)
Kimberly Jones (US rapper Kimberly Denise Jones) (track 3)
Nashiem Myrick (track 10)
Christopher Wallace (tracks 1–12)
Christopher Martin (US hip hop producer & DJ) (track 5)
Billy Preston (track 12)
Robert Diggs (US rapper / producer) (track 11)
Lionel Richie (track 2)
Steven Jordan (US hip-hop producer/songwriter Steven Jordan) (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 12)
Todd Shaw (track 9)
Roger Troutman (Roger Troutman, funk musician in Zapp) (track 4)
Kit Walker (track 9)
James Williams (R&B vocalist & songwriter) (track 8)
mixed for:
produced for:
Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc. (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 9–10, 12)
publisher:
Amani Music (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 12)
B Mo EZ Publishing (track 4)
B.I.G. Poppa Music (tracks 1–12)
BMG (the former Bertelsmann Music Group, defunct since 2004-08-05; for releases dated 2008 and later, use "BMG Rights Management") (track 11)
Blue Image Music (track 8)
Boo Boo Beats (track 12)
Brockman Music (track 2)
EMI‐April Music Inc. (tracks 1–12)
Irving Music (BMI) (track 12)
July Six Publishing (track 10)
Justin Combs Publishing (tracks 1–12)
Lion Head Music (track 9)
Longitude Music (track 8)
Mo Thugs Muzik (track 1)
Ocean Drive Music (track 6)
Protoons, Inc. (track 10)
Ramecca Publishing (track 11)
Rubber Band Music (track 4)
Rush-Groove (track 10)
Saja Music Co. (track 4)
Songs of Lastrada (track 4)
Strand Music (track 9)
Undeas Music (track 3)
Unidisc Music Inc. (track 8)
WEP Music Corp. (track 12)
Wind Tiger Music (track 9)
Zella Music (track 8)
Zomba Songs Inc. (track 9)
engineered at:
mixed at:
recorded at:
mash-ups:
sampled by:
On and On by Girl Talk (track 7)
samples:
My Flame by Bobby Caldwell (track 8)
Space Talk by Asha Puthli (track 9)
is the basis for:
Long Kiss Goodnight (Cookin’ Soul remix) (track 11)
Ten Crack Commandments (Cookin’ Soul remix) (track 5)
World Is Filled (Cookin’ Soul remix) (track 9)
recording of:
Another (track 3)
Going Back to Cali (track 4)
Long Kiss Goodnight (track 11)
Miss U (track 2)
My Downfall (track 10)
Nasty Boy (track 7)
Notorious Thugs (track 1)
Playa Hater (track 6)
Sky’s the Limit (track 8)