Coolio ‎– Gangsta's Paradise

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Tommy Boy ‎– TBCD 1141
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1 That's How It Is
Producer – CoolioVocals [Additional] – Talkbox*
1:00
2 Geto Highlites
Backing Vocals – 40 ThevzGuitar – Chris Fletcher (3)Keyboards, Bass – "Roy Dog" Pennon*Mixed By – Mark Nathan (3), WinoProducer, Keyboards, Programmed By – Christopher Hamabe, Devon DavisWritten-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, C. Hamabe*, D. Davis*, J. Austin*
4:59
3 Gangsta's Paradise
Backing Vocals – L.V.*, Trinna SimmonsFeaturing – L.V.*Mixed By – Kevin DavisProducer – Doug RasheedWritten-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, D. Rasheed*, L. Sanders*, S. Wonder*
4:00
4 Too Hot
Backing Vocals – J.T. TaylorBass, Keyboards – "Roy Dog" Pennon*Guitar – Stan "The Guitar Man" Jones*Mixed By – Bob MorseProducer – Brian Dobbs*Written-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, B. Dobbs*, G. Brown*
3:40
5 Cruisin'
Backing Vocals – Shaunna D.Mixed By – Mark Nathan (3)Producer, Keyboards, Programmed By – Christopher Hamabe, Devon DavisVocals [Additional] – Malika (2)Written-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, C. Hamabe*, D. Davis*, M. Bradford*, M. Tarplin*, W. Robinson*
4:36
6 Exercise Yo' Game
Featuring – 40 Thevz, E-40, Kam (2)Mixed By – Rob ChiarelliProducer – Jay "Jay Supreme" Williams*, Maurice "DJ Moe" Thompson*Written-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, E. Stevens*, H. Straughter*, J. Williams*, M. Straughter*, M. Thompson*
5:20
7 Sumpin' New
Mixed By – Rob ChiarelliProducer – James Carter, Poison IveyWritten-By – A. Sear*, A. Ivey, Jr.*Written-By ["Thighs High (Grip Your Hips More)"] – Grusin*, Bunch*, Browne*, Smith*
3:33
8 Smilin'
Backing Vocals – Baby GCo-producer – Reece CarterMixed By – Rob ChiarelliProducer – Dominic Aldridge, James CarterWritten-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, D. Aldridge*, J. Carter*, R. Carter*, S. Stewart*
4:09
9 Fucc Coolio
Producer – Coolio
0:48
10 Kinda High Kinda Drunk
Co-producer – Danny TaylorInstruments [All] – Romeo*, Jammin' James*Mixed By – Rob ChiarelliProducer – Dominic Aldridge, James CarterWritten-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, D. Aldridge*, J. Carter*Written-By ["Saturday Night"] – Jesse Bonds Weaver, Jr.*
3:44
11 For My Sistas
Backing Vocals – Lashanna Dendy*Bass – Andrew GoucheMixed By – Bob Morse, Oji*Producer – Oji PierceWritten-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, C. Jaspar*, E. Isley*, O. Isley*, O. Pierce*, R. Isley*, R. Isley*
4:26
12 Is This Me?
Backing Vocals – L.V.*Bass – Charles "Charlie Macc" Anderson*Guitar – Eric "Funkyworm" Park*Keyboards – Frank "Spade" Cannon*Mixed By – Rob ChiarelliProducer – Deyon DavisVocals [Additional] – Rated R (2)Written-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, D. Davis*
4:23
13 A Thing Goin' On
Guitar, Bass – Stan "The Guitar Man" Jones*Lead Vocals – Jeremy MonroeMixed By – Mark Nathan (3)Producer – Oji PierceWritten-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, C. Gilbert*, K. Gamble*, L. Huff*, O. Pierce*
4:21
14 Bright As The Sun
Backing Vocals – Will WheatonGuitar – Brian James (2)Mixed By – Bob Morse, Oji*Producer – Oji PierceWritten-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, O. Pierce*
4:47
15 Recoup This
Producer – Spoon*Vocals [Additional] – Capucine Jackson, PS*
1:20
16 The Revolution
Bass, Keyboards – "Roy Dog" Pennon*Guitar, Bass – Stan "The Guitar Man" Jones*Mixed By – Mark Nathan (3)Producer – Brian Dobbs*Written-By – A. Butler*, A. Ivey, Jr.*, B. Dobbs*, J. Goldstein*
3:48
17 Get Up Get Down
Guitar, Bass – Stan "The Guitar Man" Jones*Keyboards, Bass – "Roy Dog" Pennon*Mixed By – Mark Nathan (3)Producer – Brian Dobbs*Vocals [Additional] – Leek Ratt, Malika (2), PS*, Ras Kass, Shorty (2), WCWritten-By – A. Ivey, Jr.*, B. Maupin*, B. Dobbs*, H. Straughter*, H. Hancock*, J. Austin*, L. Petty*, M. Straughter*, M. Bradford*, P. Jackson*, W. Rooney*, W. Calhoun*
5:31

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Track 3 contains a sample from "Pastime Paradise" (S. Wonder) performed by Stevie Wonder.
Track 4 contains an interpolation from "Too Hot" (G. Brown).
Track 5 contains an interpolation from "Cruisin'" (Robinson/Tarplin).
Track 7 contains elements from "Thighs High (Grip Your Hips More)" (Browne/Smith/Bunch/Grusin) performed by Tom Browne and "Wikka Wrap" (Sear) performed by The Evasions.
Track 8 contains an interpolation from "You Caught Me Smiling" (Stewart).
Track 10 contains an interpolation from "Saturday Night" (Jesse Bonds Weaver, Jr.).
Track 11 contains an interpolation from "Make Me Say It Again Girl" (R. Isley/O. Isley/R. Isley/E. Isley/C. Jasper).
Track 13 contains an interpolation from "Me & Mrs. Jones" (Gamble/Huff/Gilbert).
Track 16 contains an interpolation from "Magic Night" (Goldstein/Butler).
Track 17 contains an interpolation from "Chameleon" (Hancock).

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Recorded at Echo Sounds
Tracks 4, 16, 17 recorded at Studio 56 and Echo Sounds

2, 5: produced for Redwood Entertainment, courtesy of Neighborhood Records.
4, 15, 17: produced for Wino Funk Music.
6: produced for Barr 9 Productions.
7: produced for Jams R Us Productions (James Carter) and for Poison Ivey Music (Poison Ivey).
8, 10: produced for Straight Ahead Entertainment (Dominic Aldridge) and for Jams R Us Productions (James Carter).
11, 13, 14: produced for Oji Music.
12: produced for Deyon Davis Music.

Publishing
2: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing/Doowder Music (ASCAP)/Orul Ceks Music (BMI).
3: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing/Jobete Music Co., Inc./Black Bull Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/T-Girl Music/Large Variety Music/Madcastle Productionz/Polygram Music Publishing (BMI).
4: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing (ASCAP)/Wino Funk Music/Second Decade Music (admin. by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp) (BMI).
5: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing/Doowder Music/Bertam Music Co/Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP).
6: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing/Maurice Thompson Music/Leek Rat Pub./P.S. Productions (ASCAP)/Zomba Songs, Inc./E-40 Music Publishing admin. by Zomba Songs, Inc./Al Jamatt 9 Music/PMP Music Publishing (BMI).
7: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy (ASCAP)/Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc. (BMI).
8: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing (ASCAP)/Jams R Us Productions/Straight Ahead Entertainment/Mijac Music (admin. by Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp.) (BMI).
10: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing (ASCAP)/Jams R Us Productions/Straight Ahead Entertainment (BMI).
11: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing/Oji Music/Maverick Music, Inc./Bovina Music, Inc./EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP).
12: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing (ASCAP)/Deyon Davis Music (BMI).
13: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing (ASCAP)/Oji Music/Maverick Music, Inc./Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI).
14: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing (ASCAP)/Oji Music/Maverick Music, Inc. (BMI).
16: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing/Far Out Music, Inc./Polygram International Publishing, Inc. (ASCAP)/Wino Funk Music/Milwaukee Music, Inc./Songs Of Polygram International, Inc. (BMI).
17: T-Boy Music/Boo Daddy Publishing/Lek Ratt Music/Fat Jizzy/PS Productions/Basspipe Music (ASCAP)/Wino Funk Music/Opul Ceks Music/Hancock Music (BMI).

℗ © 1995 Tommy Boy Music, Inc. Manufactured and distributed by Tommy Boy Music, Inc.
Printed in Canada.

Made in the USA.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 16998-1141-2 4
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): [SRC logo] ARC 43 TBCD 1141-2 RE-1 SRC##02 *M3 S1
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): [SRC logo] 43 TBCD 1141-2 RE-1 SRC##02 ARC *M2 S2

Other Versions (5 of 38) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
0630-12899-2 Coolio Gangsta's Paradise(CD, Album) Tommy Boy, EastWest 0630-12899-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
TVD93450, RMD53450 Coolio Gangsta's Paradise(CD, Album) Tommy Boy, Tommy Boy, Mushroom, Mushroom TVD93450, RMD53450 Australia 1995 Sell This Version
none Coolio Gangsta's Paradise(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Not On Label (Coolio) none Unknown Sell This Version
4670001541473 Coolio Gangsta's Paradise(CD, Album) Warner Music, Никитин 4670001541473 Russia 2008 Sell This Version
MRCD 3296 Coolio Gangsta's Paradise(CD, Album) Mega Records MRCD 3296 Scandinavia 1995 Sell This Version

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