Annotation

Track 13 contains a hidden bonus song, not from the live Unplugged performance.

Annotation last modified on 2015-07-26 01:57 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Izzo (H.O.V.A.) Jay-Z 1.5 5:08
2 Takeover Jay-Z 1 4:57
3 Girls, Girls, Girls Jay-Z 1.5 4:40
4 Jigga What, Jigga Who Jay-Z 1.5 2:34
5 Big Pimpin' Jay-Z 1 4:11
6 Heart of the City (Ain't No Love) Jay-Z 1.5 4:05
7 Can I Get A... Jay-Z 1 1:42
8 Hard Knock Life (The Ghetto Anthem) Jay-Z 1 1:31
9 Ain't No Jay-Z 1 1:02
10 Can't Knock the Hustle / Family Affair Jay-Z feat. Mary J. Blige 1.5 6:06
11 Song Cry Jay-Z 1.5 7:04
12 I Just Wanna Love U (Give it 2 Me) Jay-Z 1.35 6:58
13 Jigga That Nigga Jay-Z 1.5 8:22

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Ben Kenney (tracks 1–13)
drums (drum set):
?uestlove (tracks 1–13)
bass guitar:
Leonard Hubbard (The Roots bassist Leonard Hubbard) (tracks 1–13)
strings:
Ghislaine Fleishmann (tracks 1–13)
Larry Gold (tracks 1–13)
Alexandra Leem (tracks 1–13)
Fiona Murray (tracks 1–13)
percussion:
Frank "Knuckles" Walker (tracks 1–13)
keyboard:
Omar Edwards (tracks 1–13)
Kamal Gray (American keyboard player) (tracks 1–13)
additional writer:
Luchana N. Lodge (track 10)
Melvin Charles Bradford (US west coast hip-hop producer Melvin Bradford; Aftermath Entertainment) (track 10)
Paula Miller (track 10)
composer:
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (tracks 4, 11)
Jonathan Burks (track 4)
Douglas Gibbs (track 11)
Ralph Johnson (Earth, Wind & Fire drummer) (track 11)
Justin Smith (track 11)
Timothy Mosley (track 4)
executive producer:
Kareem “Biggs” Burke (tracks 1–13)
Damon Dash (tracks 1–13)
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (tracks 1–13)
lyricist:
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (track 4)
performer:
UGK (track 5)
Mary J. Blige (track 10)
producer:
Just Blaze (track 13)
?uestlove (tracks 1–13)
The Roots (seminal hip hop group) (tracks 1–13)
writer:
Shawn Carter (US rapper) (tracks 1, 5, 5, 8–10)
Mark Howard James (track 8)
Mary J. Blige (track 10)
Inga Fung Marchand (rapper) (track 9)
Bernard Freeman (tracks 5, 5)
Chad Butler (US rapper Pimp C) (tracks 5, 5)
Martin Charnin (track 8)
Andre Young (Andre Young, rap producer) (track 10)
Mike Elizondo (track 10)
Jerome Foster (track 10)
Jonathan Burks (track 9)
Kyambo R. Joshua (tracks 5, 5)
Camara Kambon (track 10)
Bruce Miller (younger half-brother of Mary J. Blige/co-writer for her) (track 10)
Charles Strouse (track 8)
Tim Mosley (tracks 5, 5)
publisher:
45 Music (track 8)
EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (tracks 5, 5, 8)
I Love K J Music (tracks 5, 5)
Lil Lu Lu Publishing (tracks 5, 5)
Lil Lulu Music (track 8)
MPL Communications Inc. (Paul McCartney-related, NYC-based company) (track 8)
Virginia Beach Music (tracks 5, 5)
WC Music Corp. (tracks 5, 5)
mash-ups:
Jigga What / Faint (explicit) by Jay-Z / Linkin Park (track 4)
is the basis for:
Song Cry (Blue Sky Black Death remix) (track 11)
live medley including a recording of:
Family Affair (track 10)
live recording of:
Ain't No Nigga (track 9)
Big Pimpin’ (track 5)
Song Cry (track 11)
recording of:
Big Pimpin’ (track 5)
Izzo (H.O.V.A.) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Hip Hop Mash Up (tracks 8, 10)

Release Group

part of:MTV Unplugged (number: 2001) (order: 28)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/47002 [info]
Wikidata:Q1449420 [info]