Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Genesis
1:46
2 N.Y. State of Mind
5 4:54
3 Life’s a Bitch
5 3:31
4 The World Is Yours
5 4:51
5 Halftime
5 4:21
6 Memory Lane (Sittin’ in da Park)
5 4:08
7 One Love
5 5:26
8 One Time 4 Your Mind
5 3:19
9 Represent
5 4:13
10 It Ain’t Hard to Tell
5 3:22

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Olu Dara Jones (track 3)
co-producer:
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (track 3)
engineer:
Diego Garrido (track 10)
Tim Latham (track 7)
Anton Pukshansky (track 10)
Kevin Reynolds (engineer) (tracks 5, 8)
Eddie Sancho (tracks 6, 9)
Jamie Staub (track 4)
Jason Vogel (track 3)
Stan Wallace (track 10)
guest performer:
AZ (US rapper) (track 3)
producer:
L.E.S. (track 3)
Large Professor (tracks 5, 8, 10)
Chris Martin (tracks 2, 6, 9)
Q‐Tip (track 7)
Pete Rock (track 4)
writer:
Peg Barsella (track 6)
Fred Brathwaite (track 1)
Gary Byrd (track 5)
Anthony Cruz (US rapper, aka AZ) (track 3)
Olu Dara Jones (track 3)
Jonathan Davis (real name of rapper Q-Tip) (track 7)
Jimmy Heath (track 7)
Nasir Jones (tracks 1, 3, 5–10)
William Paul Mitchell (tracks 5, 8, 10)
Nasir Jones (US rapper) (tracks 2, 4)
Peter Phillips (US hip hop producer Pete Rock) (track 4)
Chris Martin (tracks 2, 6, 9)
Oliver Scott (soul singer‐songwriter, supporting musician for The Gap Band) (track 3)
Reuben Wilson (track 6)
Robert Wilson (US vocalist/bassist, member of Gap Band) (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1994) (tracks 1–10)
remixes:
sampled by:
Album Intro (album version) by Nas (tracks 4–7, 10)
Astro Travellin by Quasimoto (track 10)
Nas Is Like by Nas (track 10)
samples:
Flight Time by Donald Byrd (track 2)
Human Nature (album version) by Michael Jackson (track 10)
It's Yours by T La Rock (track 4)
Mahogany by Eric B. & Rakim (track 2)
Mind Rain by Joe Chambers (track 2)
N.T. by Kool & The Gang (track 10)
Walter L. by Gary Burton (track 8)
recording of:
Halftime (1992 – 1993) (track 5)
It Ain’t Hard to Tell (1992 – 1993) (track 10)
Life's a Bitch (1992 – 1993) (track 3)
Memory Lane (Sittin’ in da Park) (1992 – 1993) (track 6)
N.Y. State of Mind (Song by Nas) (1992 – 1993) (track 2)
One Love (1992 – 1993) (track 7)
One Time 4 Your Mind (1992 – 1993) (track 8)
Represent (1992 – 1993) (track 9)
The Genesis (1992 – 1993) (track 1)
The World Is Yours (Nas song) (1992 – 1993) (track 4)

Release

executive producer: MC Serch (US rapper Michael Berrin)
ASIN: US: B0000029GA [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/226816 [info]