2Pac ‎– The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug

Amaru Entertainment ‎– 00 6025 174 785-2 7, Death Row Records (2) ‎– 0602517478527, Interscope Records ‎– 0602517478527, UMe ‎– 0602517478527
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1 2 Of Amerikaz Most Wanted
Featuring – Snoop DoggProducer – Daz DillingerWritten-By – Calvin Broadus, Delmar Arnaud, Tupac Shakur
2 California Love (Original Mix)
Featuring – Dr. Dre, Roger TroutmanProducer – Dr. DreWritten-By – C. Stainton*, J. Cocker*, L. Troutman*, M. Hooks*, R. Troutman*, R. Hudson*Written-By [Dance Floor] – L. Troutman*, R. Troutman*Written-By [West Coast Poplock] – L. Troutman*, M. Hooks*, R. Troutman*, R. Hudson*Written-By [Woman To Woman] – C. Stainton*, J. Cocker*
3 So Many Tears
Backing Vocals – Digital Underground, Stretch (4), Thug LifeGuitar – Eric "Kenya" Baker*Keyboards – The Piano Man (2)Producer – D-Flizno Production SquadWritten-By – Eric Vandell Baker*, Gregory Jacobs, Stevie Wonder, Tupac ShakurWritten-By [That Girl] – S. Wonder*
4 I Ain't Mad At Cha
Featuring – Danny BoyProducer – Daz DillingerWritten-By – Danny Boy Steward*, Delmar Arnaud, Etterlene Jordan, Tupac ShakurWritten-By [A Dream] – E. Jordan*
5 How Do U Want It
Featuring – K-Ci & JoJoProducer – Johnny "J"*Written-By – Johnny Jackson, Tupac ShakurWritten-By [Body Heat] – B. Fisher*, L. Ware*, Q. Jones*, S. RIchardson*
6 Trapped
Backing Vocals – Shock-G*Backing Vocals [On Outro] – 2Pac, Dank, Playa-Playa, Wiz (2)Producer – The Underground RailroadWritten-By – Lamar Walker, Mark Harris (17), Ramon Gooden*, Robert Burton (6), Tupac Shakur
7 Changes
Featuring – TalentMixed By – TrackmastersWritten-By – Bruce Hornsby, Deon Evans, Tupac ShakurWritten-By [The Way It Is] – B. Hornsby*
8 Hail Mary
Producer – Tyrone Wrice a/k/a Hurt-Em-Badd*Written-By – Katari Cox, Rufus Cooper*, Tupac Shakur, Tyrone Wrice
9 Unconditional Love
Mixed By – Lance PierreProducer – Johnny "J"*Written-By – Johnny Jackson, Tupac Shakur
10 Dear Mama (Remix)
Engineer – Claudio CueniFeaturing – Anthony HamiltonGuitar – Michael "Fish" Herring*Mixed By – Claudio CueniProducer – Frank Nitty*Producer [Originally Produced By] – Tony PizarroWritten-By – Tony Pizarro, Tupac Shakur
11 Resist The Temptation
Coordinator [Production Coordination] – DProsper*, Sha Money XLFeaturing – Amel LarrieuxMixed By – Claudio CueniProducer – Jake OneProducer [Additional Production] – G KoopProducer [Original Production By] – Deon Evans a/k/a "Big D Evans"*Written-By – Amel Larrieux, Deon Evans, Jacob Dutton (2), Laru Larrieux, Tupac Shakur

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6-panel digipak with clear tray & liner notes.

Tr. 1: Published by Universal Music Corp. (ASCAP)/My Own Chit Publishing/EMI Blackwood/Delmar Arnaud Musiq(BMI).
From All Eyez On Me
Tr. 2: Published by Saja Music Co./Songs of Lastrada/Delirious Music(BMI)/Onward Music Ltd.(PRS).
Contains interpolations from "West Coast Poplock" Saja Music Co./Songs of Lastrada/Delirious Music(BMI); "Dance Floor" /Songs of Lastrada(BMI); and "Woman To Woman" Onward Music Ltd.(PRS).
Issued on the "How Do U Want It" single
Tr. 3: Published by Universal Music Corp.(ASCAP)/Pubhowyalike Publishing/Zomba Songs, Inc.(BMI)/Black Bull Music, Inc./Jobete Music Co., Inc.(ASCAP).
Produced for Stayin' Biznizzy Productions.
Contains a sample from "That Girl" Black Bull Music, Inc./Jobete Music Co., Inc.(ASCAP), as performed by Stevie Wonder, courtesy of Motown Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.
Digital Underground appears courtesy of Tommy Boy Records.
From Me Against The World
Tr. 4: Published by Universal Music Corp.(ASCAP)/Delmar Arnaud Musiq(BMI)/Jobete Music Co. Inc.(ASCAP).
Contains an interpolation of "A Dream" Jobete Music Co., Inc.(ASCAP)
From All Eyez On Me
Tr. 5: Published by Uniersal Music Corp./Black-Hispanic Music/BMG Songs, Inc.(ASCAP).
Produced for KLOCK WORK Entertainment.
Contains a sample from "Body Heat" Quicksand Music admin. By Warner-Tamerlane Pub. Corp.(BMI)/Almo Music Corp.(ASCAP), as recorded by Quincy Jones, courtesy of A&M Records.
K-Ci & JoJo appear courtesy of Geffen Records.
From All Eyez On Me
Tr. 6: Published by Universal Music Corp.(ASCAP)/Zomba Songs, Inc./GLG Two Music(BMI).
Shock-G appears courtesy of Tommy Boy Records/TNT Recordings. Raw Fusion (Money B and DJ Fuze) appears courtesy of Hollywood Basic Records.
From 2Pacalypse Now
Tr. 7: Published by Universal Music Corp./Zappo Music/WB Music Corp.(ASCAP)/Back On Point Music(BMI).
Contains an interpolation of "The Way It Is" Zappo Music/WB Music Corp.(ASCAP).
Issued on Greatest Hits
Tr. 8: Published by Universal Music Corp./Hurt Em' Badd Publishing(ASCAP).
From Makaveli the don killuminati - the 7day theory
Tr. 9: Published by Universal Music Corp./Black-Hispanic Music/BMG Songs, Inc.(ASCAP).
Produced for KLOCK WORK Entertainment.
From Greatest Hits
Tr. 10: Published by Universal Music Corp./Musical Overtones/Warner Chappell(ASCAP).
Originally produced for Creative Mgmt. Group, LLC. Produced for Nexxus Entertainment.
Recorded at Skip Saylor, Hollywood, CA.
Anthony Hamilton appears courtesy of SoSo Def Recordings, a Zomba Label Group.
Previously unreleased mix
Tr. 11: Universal Music Corp.(ASCAP)/Back on Point Music/North HudsonMusic(BMI)/White Van Music/Sony ATV LLC(ASCAP)/Kappika Tunes(BMI)/Topinga Twins(ASCAP).
Produced for White Van Music, LLC./The Money Management Group.
Recorded at Integratedm NYC and Swiss Mix Studios, Eagle Rock , CA. Mixed at Swiss Mix studios/Eagle, CA.
Amel Larrieux appears courtesy of Blisslofe Records.
Previously unreleased

℗ 2007 Interscope Records © 2007 Interscope Records, a Division of UMG Recordings Inc.
Made in the EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6 02517 47852 7
  • Barcode (Scanned): 602517478527
  • Label Code: LC06406.2
  • Matrix / Runout: Sony DADC [Universal logo] 1747852 11 A00
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L551
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 94K3

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
B0010072-02 2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug(CD, Comp) Amaru Entertainment B0010072-02 US 2007 Sell This Version
174 785-2 2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug(CD, Comp, Promo) Amaru Entertainment 174 785-2 Thailand 2007 Sell This Version
FPBCD 573 2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug(CD, Comp, Dig) Interscope Records FPBCD 573 South Africa 2008 Sell This Version
460502601411 2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug(CD, Comp) Interscope Records, Amaru Entertainment, UMe 460502601411 Russia 2007 Sell This Version
8697652056 2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 1: Thug(CD, Comp, RE, Blu) Sony Music 8697652056 Japan 2010 Sell This Version