2Pac ‎– The Best Of 2Pac - Part 2: Life

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Interscope Records ‎– 0602517501478, Amaru Entertainment ‎– 0602517501478, UMe ‎– 00 6025 175 014-7 8
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1 Definition Of A Thug Nigga
Producer – 2Pac, Warren Griffin IIIWritten-By – L. Mizell*, Tupac Shakur, Warren Griffin III
4:08
2 Still Ballin' (Nitty Remix)
Engineer, Mixed By – Claudio CueniFeaturing – Trick DaddyInstruments – BRISSProducer – BRISSProducer [Original Version] – Johnny "J"*Remix – Nitty*Written-By – Johnny Jackson, Tupac Shakur
2:50
3 Until The End Of Time (RP Remix)
Backing Vocals – Anthem, R.L.*Co-producer – Franky Nitty Pimentel*, Jamel EdgertonEngineer – Ethan MatesEngineer [Assistant] – Jim Danis, Michelle Lynn Forbes*, Neal FerrazzaniExecutive-Producer – Suge KnightFeaturing – Richard PageMixed By – Claudio CueniProducer – Johnny "J"*Remix [Produced By] – ToneWritten-By – John Lang (2), Johnny Jackson, Richard Page, Steven George*, Tupac Shakur
4:28
4 Never Call U Bitch Again
Engineer – Claudio Cueni, Ian BoxillEngineer [Assistant] – Chris Dela Peña*Featuring – TyreseGuitar – Michael "Fish" Herring*Keyboards – Ronnie KingMixed By – Claudio Cueni, E.D.I.Producer, Arranged By – Johnny "J"*Written-By – Johnny Jackson, Tupac Shakur, Tyrese Gibson
4:38
5 They Don't Give A Fuck About Us
Engineer – Ian Boxhill*Engineer [Assistant] – Warren BletcherFeaturing – The OutlawzKeyboards [Boards] – Ronnie KingMixed By – Ian Boxhill*, Johnny "J"*Producer, Arranged By – Johnny "J"*Written-By – Johnny Jackson, Katari Cox, Malcolm Greenidge, Mutah Beale, Rufus Cooper*, Tupac Shakur, Yafeu Fula
5:06
6 Keep Ya Head Up
Producer – D.J. Daryl*Vocals – The Black AngelWritten-By – Daryl Anderson, Roger Troutman, Stan Vincent, Tupac Shakur
4:23
7 Ghetto Gospel
Engineer [Recording] – Mike Strange, Steve King, Tony CampanaMixed By – Eminem, Steve KingProducer – EminemProducer [Additional Production] – Luis RestoProducer [Original Production] – Deon Evans, "Big D Evans"*Vocals [Uncredited] – Elton JohnWritten-By – Deon Evans, Elton John - Bernie Taupin*, Luis Resto, Marshall Mathers, Tupac Shakur
3:58
8 Brenda's Got A Baby
Producer – The Underground RailroadVocals – Dave*, Roniece*Written-By – Deon Evans, Tupac Shakur
3:54
9 Thugz Mansion (2Pac Original) (Acoustic)
Engineer – Claudio Cueni, Kevin CrouseEngineer [Assistant] – Mark VintenGuitar – Michael "Fish" Herring*Producer – Claudio Cueni, Michael HerringProducer [Original Version] – Johnny "J"*Vocals [Uncredited] – J. PhoenixWritten-By – Claudio Cueni, Johnny Jackson, Larry Loftin, Michael Herring, Tupac Shakur
4:12
10 When I Get Free
Engineer – Keston E. Wright*Engineer [Assistant] – Paul Smith (18)Featuring – J. ValentineProducer – Johnny "J"*Remix, Arranged By, Mixed By – COLD187um*Written-By – Big Simon, Johnny Jackson, Tupac Shakur
4:30
11 Dopefiend's Diner
Backing Vocals – Jessi SalinazInstruments [All Other] – Ivan "Orthodox" BariasKeyboards – Johnnie "Smurf" Smith*Mixed By – Claudio CueniProducer [Original Production] – Deon Evans, "Big D Evans"*Producer, Tracking By [Tracked], Recorded By – Carvin "Ransum" Haggins*, Ivan "Orthodox" BariasWritten-By – Deon Evans, Suzanne Vega, Tupac Shakur
4:54

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6-panel digipak with clear tray & liner notes.

Tr. 1: Published by Universal Music Corp./New Line Cinema Pictures, Inc./Warren G. Publishing/Alruby Music, Inc.(ASCAP).
Contains samples from "Wind Parade" Alruby Music Inc., admin. Almo Music Inc.(ASCAP) as performed by Donald Byrd under license from Blue Note Records.
From the original motion picture soundtrack Poetic Justice
Tr. 2: Published by Universal Music Corp./Black-Hispanic/BMG Music(ASCAP).
Produced for Hotbox/Franco Entertainment. Original version produced for KLOCK WORK Entertainment.
Recorded at Can Am, Tarzana, CA and The Enterprise II, Burbank, CA.
From Better Dayz
Tr. 3: Published by Universal Music Corp./Black-Hispanic Music/BMG Music/WB Music Corp. o/b/o itself and Ali-Aja Music, Indolent Sloth Music and Panola Park Music(ASCAP).
Produced for KLOCK WORK Entertainment. Remix produced for Trackmasters. Co-produced by Frank Nitty Pimentel for Trackmasters & Jamel Edgerton for Antmel Music.
Engineered for Signal Flow. Recorded at Can Am Studios, Tarzana, CA and The Enterprise, Burbank, CA. Mixed at The Enterprise, Burbank, CA.
Contains a sample from "Broken Wings", WB Music Corp. o/b/o itself and Ali-Aja Music, Indolent Sloth Music and Panola Park Music(ASCAP), as recorded by Mr. Mister, courtesy of The RCA Records Label, a unit of Sony BMG Entertainment.
R.L.appears courtesy of J Records.
From Until The End Of Time
Tr. 4: Published by Universal Music Corp./Black-Hispanic Music/BMG Music/Zovektion Music(ASCAP).
Produced & Arranged by KLOCK WORK Entertainment.
Recorded at Can Am, Tarzana; The Enterprise II, Burbank; Skip Saylor, Los Angeles. Mixed at Skip Saylor, Los Angeles.
From Better Dayz
Tr. 5: Published by Universal Music Corp./Black-Hispanic Music/BMG Music/Yaki Kadafi Music(ASCAP).
Produced & Arranged by KLOCK WORK Entertainment.
Recorded at Can Am, Tarzana, CA and Stankonia, Atlanta, GA. Mixed at Encore, Burbank, CA, and Stankonia, Atlanta, GA.
From Better Dayz
Tr. 6: Published by Universal Music Corp.(ASCAP)Saja Music Music Co./Troutman's Music/Rubberband Music, Inc./Songs of PolyGramInternational, Inc./EMI Blackwood Music, Inc.(BMI)/Nakameche Muzic/North Hudson Music(ASCAP).
Contains a sample from "Be Alright" Saja Music Co./Songs of Lastrada/Rubberband Music, Inc./Songs of PolyGram International, Inc.(BMI) as recorded by Zapp, courtesy of Warner Bros. Records, Produced Under License from Warner Special Products; and an interpolation of "Ooh Child" EMI Blackwood Music, Inc.(BMI).
From Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z...
Tr. 7: Published by Universal Music Corp.(ASCAP)/Back On Point Music/North Hudson Music/Eight Mile Style Music/Shroom Shady Music/Martin Affiliated Music(BMI)/Jaceff Music-Resto World Music/Nueve Music/Dick James Music Ltd. admin. by Universal Songs of PolyGram International, Inc.(ASCAP).
Recording: at 54 Sound, Detroit, MI. Mixed at 54 Sound, Detroit, MI.
Contains elements from "Indian Sunset". Performed by Elton John. Used courtesy of Mercury Records (UK) by arrangement with Polydor Records.
From Loyal To The Game
Tr. 8: 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. 9: Published by Universal Music Corp./Black-Hispanic Music/BMG Music/Zomba Ent, Inc./Colorblind Fish Music/Ill WILL Music/From The Soul Music/Zomba Music Publishing(ASCAP).
Original version produced for KLOCK WOK Entertainment.
Recorded at Can Am, Tarzana, CA; Skip Saylor, Los Angeles, CA; and Circle Sound International, Miami, FL. Mixed at Skip Saylor, Los Angeles, CA.
Previously unreleased mix
Tr. 10: Published by Amaru Publishing/Universal Music Corp./Black-Hispanic Music/BMG Music/Big Simon Says Publishing(ASCAP).
Produced for KLOCK WORK Entertainment.
Recorded at Can Am Studios, Tarzana; Skip Saylor, Los Angeles; Paramount Recording Studios, West Hollywood. Mixed at Paramount Recording Studios, West Hollywood, CA.
From Until The End Of Time
Tr. 11: Published by Universal Music Corp./Back On Point/North Hudson Music/Warner Chappell(BMI).
Produced for Karma Productions LLC. Tracked and Recorded for Karma Productions LLC.
Recorded at Starlight Sound, Richmond, CA; Home Cookin' Studios, Philadelphia, PA; Swiss Mix Studios, Eagle Rock, CA. Mixed at Swiss Mix Studios, Eagle Rock, CA.
Contains an interpolation of "Tom's Diner" by Suzanne Vega.
Previously unreleased

Mastered by Bernie Grundman Mastering, Hollywood, CA
Digital audio archive restoration engineer: Mike Jones, Universal Mastering Studios, Santa Monica, CA

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

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6 02517 50147 8
  • Barcode (Scanned): 602517501478
  • Matrix / Runout: [4x Universal logo] 06025 175 014-7 02 # 52052303
  • Matrix / Runout (Mould): MADE IN GERMANY BY EDC A
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LZ87
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0144
  • Label Code: LC06406

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
0602517501478, 00 6025 175 014-7 8 2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 2: Life(CD, Comp) Interscope Records, Amaru Entertainment, UMe 0602517501478, 00 6025 175 014-7 8 Europe 2007 Sell This Version
UICS-1158 2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 2: Life(CD, Comp) Interscope Records UICS-1158 Japan 2007 Sell This Version
602537467990 2Pac The Best of 2pac Part 2: life(Cass, Comp) Interscope Records 602537467990 US 2013 Sell This Version
B001022102 2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 2: Life(CD, Comp) Amaru Entertainment B001022102 Canada 2007 Sell This Version
175 014-7 2Pac The Best Of 2Pac - Part 2: Life(CD, Comp, Promo) Amaru Entertainment 175 014-7 Thailand 2007 Sell This Version

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