Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Walk This Way Run‐D.M.C. 3.9 5:10
2 The Magic Number De La Soul 3.65 3:13
3 Jump Around House of Pain 3:18
4 Push It Salt‐N‐Pepa 3.5 3:27
5 Summertime DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince 4:22
6 OPP Naughty by Nature 5 4:06
7 Nuthin’ but a “G” Thang Dr. Dre 4 3:57
8 Sound of Da Police KRS‐One 4:07
9 What U Waiting 4 (Jungle Fever edit) Jungle Brothers 4:24
10 Description of a Fool A Tribe Called Quest 2:51
11 The 900 Number The 45 King 1:47
12 White Lines (Don’t Do It) Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel 4 7:20
13 Rok Da House The Beatmasters feat. The Cookie Crew 4:00
14 That’s the Joint Funky 4 + 1 7:10
15 Pump Me Up Trouble Funk 6:16
16 Yes We Can-Can The Treacherous Three 6:44
17 Apache The Sugarhill Gang 5:42
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 It Takes Two Rob Base & DJ E‐Z Rock 4:37
2 Know How Young MC 3:50
3 Planet Rock Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force 6:06
4 Rappers Delight The Sugarhill Gang 4.5 7:02
5 The Message Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five 4.65 7:01
6 I.O.U Freeez 5 3:46
7 I Can’t Wait Nu Shooz 3:32
8 Come Into My Life Joyce Sims 3:42
9 Talkin’ All That Jazz Stetsasonic 4:27
10 Let the Beat Hit’Em Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam 6:01
11 Let the Music Play Shannon 3:21
12 Wee Rule Wee Papa Girl Rappers 3:22
13 Al-Naafiysh (The Soul) Hashim 4:31
14 Breakdance Electric Boogie West Street Mob 4:05
15 Turn It Up Kool Moe Dee 4:35
16 One for the Treble (Fresh) Davy DMX 3:53
17 Hip Hop, Be Bop (Don’t Stop) Man Parrish 4:05

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Joe Perry (guitarist for Aerosmith) (track 1)
keyboard and percussion:
Jason Mizell (track 1)
drum machine programming:
Andre Young (Andre Young, rap producer) (track 7)
additional vocals:
Steven Tyler (track 1)
Snoop Dogg (US rapper) (track 7)
arranger:
De La Soul (track 2)
co-producer:
De La Soul (track 2)
Jason Mizell (track 1)
Joseph Simmons (US rapper Rev. Run of Run-D.M.C) (track 1)
composer:
Ronald Bell (track 5)
George Brown (US percussionist of Kool & The Gang) (track 5)
Lamar Hula Mahone (track 5)
Craig Simpkins (track 5)
Claydes Smith (track 5)
Alton Taylor (track 5)
Dennis “D.T.” Thomas (Kool & The Gang) (track 5)
Ricky West (track 5)
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince) (track 5)
engineer:
Steve Ett (track 1)
guest guitar:
Joe Perry (guitarist for Aerosmith) (track 1)
guest background vocals:
Steven Tyler (track 1)
guest performer:
Cookie Crew (track 13)
guest vocals:
Steven Tyler (track 1)
lyricist:
Will Smith (US actor aka The Fresh Prince) (track 5)
mixer:
Paul Huston (US hip hop DJ & producer) (track 2)
performer:
Aerosmith (track 1)
Run‐D.M.C. (track 1)
producer:
Andre Young (Andre Young, rap producer) (track 7)
Paul Huston (US hip hop DJ & producer) (track 2)
Rick Rubin (track 1)
Russell Simmons (track 1)
vocals:
Andre Young (Andre Young, rap producer) (track 7)
writer:
Roy Ayers (track 10)
Hurby Azor (track 4)
Susie Banfield (track 13)
Edwin Birdsong (track 10)
Calvin Broadus (track 7)
Paul Carter (The Beatmasters) (track 13)
Ray Davies (UK singer/songwriter, member of The Kinks) (track 4)
Bob Dorough (track 2)
Andre Young (Andre Young, rap producer) (track 7)
Amanda Glanfield (track 13)
Melvin Glover (Melvin Glover aka Melle Mel) (track 12)
Dave Jolicoeur (Plug 2 of De La Soul) (track 2)
Vincent Mason (US rapper Vincent Mason, member of De La Soul) (track 2)
Joe Perry (guitarist for Aerosmith) (track 1)
Kelvin Mercer (US rapper/producer Kelvin Mercer, aka Pos) (track 2)
Paul Huston (US hip hop DJ & producer) (track 2)
Debbie Pryce (track 13)
Kamaal Ibn John Fareed (American rapper) (track 10)
Sylvia Robinson (track 12)
Steven Tyler (track 1)
Richard Walmsley (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Tommy Boy Music, Inc. (1989) (track 2)
publisher:
DJ-mixes:
edits:
mash-ups:
Ring My Bitch Up! by G3RSt (track 4)
music videos:
sampled by:
Mobster's Anthem by Twista feat. Liffy Stokes & Mayze (track 7)
Phenomenon by Limp Bizkit (track 12)
Rang Dang by Bloodhound Gang (track 12)
samples:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 287) (track 1)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 419) (track 7)
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 440) (track 4)
is based on:
Cavern (track 12)
recording of:
Push It (track 4)
Rok da House (track 13)
Summertime (DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince song) (track 5)
The Magic Number (track 2)
Walk This Way (Run-D.M.C. version) (track 1)
version of:
Walk This Way (track 1)

CD 2

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1983) (track 6)
composer:
Glenn K. Bolton (track 9)
Joyce Sims (track 8)
John Smith (Nu Shooz) (track 7)
lyricist:
Glenn K. Bolton (track 9)
Joyce Sims (track 8)
John Smith (Nu Shooz) (track 7)
performer:
The Furious Five (track 5)
Freeez (1983) (track 6)
producer:
Arthur Baker (American record producer and DJ) (track 6)
writer:
Arthur Baker (American record producer and DJ) (tracks 3, 6)
Afrika Bambaataa (US DJ singer, songwriter & producer) (track 3)
Chris Barbosa (Rhythm Method) (track 11)
Jiggs Chase (track 5)
Ed Chisolm (track 11)
Charles Cochrane (track 12)
Edward Fletcher (track 5)
Bernard Edwards (track 4)
Guy O'Brien (track 4)
Melvin Glover (Melvin Glover aka Melle Mel) (track 5)
Henry Jackson (track 4)
Samantha Lawrence (track 12)
Sandra Lawrence (track 12)
Jerry Lordan (track 14)
Hamish McDonald (track 12)
John Miller (MC G.L.O.B.E. (Soulsonic Force)) (track 3)
Man Parrish (track 17)
John Robie (tracks 3, 6, 17)
Joey Robinson, Jr. (US Electro funk/hip hop producer, songwriter & engineer) (track 14)
Sylvia Robinson (tracks 4–5)
Nile Rodgers (track 4)
Raul A. Rodriguez (track 17)
Gabriel Jackson (US oldschool rapper) (track 14)
Ellis Williams (track 3)
Michael Wright (track 4)
publisher:
Beach House Music (track 8)
Control (German electronic) (track 3)
IQ Music Ltd. (tracks 5, 9)
No Hassle Music (track 3)
Smokin' Amigos (track 8)
Tee Girl Music (track 9)
recorded at:
DJ-mixes:
edits:
Rapper's Delight (edit) by The Sugarhill Gang (track 4)
The Message (original mix edit (only verses 3 & 5)) by Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five (track 5)
karaoke versions:
mash-ups:
music videos:
sampled by:
County Line by Coolio (track 5)
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 51) (track 5)
is based on:
Good Times (track 4)
is the basis for:
Buzzin' (track 7)
Cabinet Battle #1 (Hamilton: An American Musical) (track 5)
The Message (track 5)
later translated parody versions:
Rapper's Deutsch (track 4)
recording of:
Come Into My Life (track 8)
I Can't Wait (track 7)
I.O.U. (track 6)
Let the Music Play (track 11)
Planet Rock (track 3)
The Message (track 5)
Wee Rule (track 12)
Rapper’s Delight (1979-08-02) (track 4)