Ice-T ‎– Rhyme Pays

Sire ‎– 925 602-1
Vinyl, LP, Album

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Intro/Rhyme Pays
Written-By [Intro], Arranged By [Intro], Music By [Intro] – Dave Storrs*
A2 6 'N The Mornin' 4:42
A3 Make It Funky 5:09
A4 Somebody Gotta Do It (Pimpin' Ain't Easy!!!)
Human Beatbox – Emanon (2)
B1 409
Engineer – Greg "SSL?" Mann*
B2 I Love Ladies 4:44
B3 Sex 2:57
B4 Pain 3:36
B5 Squeeze The Trigger 6:12

Companies, etc.



Includes printed Insert.

Produced and programmed [...] for Rhyme Syndicate Productions
Recorded at Salty Dog Studios, Los Angeles
Overdubbed at Secret Sound, New York City
Mixed [...] at Unique, New York City
Mastered [...] at Sterling Sound, New York City

© 1987 Sire Records Company ℗ 1987 Sire Records Company
Manufactured in Germany by Record Service GmbH. Alsdorf

Embossed Warner "W" logo on back cover

Made In Germany by WEA Musik GmbH

A1: Rhyme Syndicate Music/T.M.S.
Remaining Tracks: Rhyme Syndicate Music

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7599-25602-1 4
  • Other: Ⓤ
  • Other (Distribution code, France): WE 381
  • Label Code: LC 3228
  • Rights Society: GEMA/BIEM
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Side A): 1-25602-A-SP2-DMM 1-3 SP-GER 43
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Side B): 31 1-25602-B-SP2-DMM 1-3 SP-GER
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped Side A): R/S Alsdorf 925602-1-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped Side B): R/S Alsdorf 925602-1-B

Other Versions (5 of 16) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
1-25602, 9 25602-1 Ice-T Rhyme Pays(LP, Album) Sire, Sire 1-25602, 9 25602-1 US 1987 Sell This Version
WPCP-4405 Ice-T Rhyme Pays(CD, Album) Sire WPCP-4405 Japan 1991 Sell This Version
8122795777 Ice-T Rhyme Pays(LP, Album, RE) Sire 8122795777 Europe 2014 Sell This Version
92 56021 Ice-T Rhyme Pays(LP, Album) Sire 92 56021 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
759925602-4 Ice-T Rhyme Pays(Cass, Album, RE) Sire 759925602-4 Australia Unknown Sell This Version


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April 25, 2007
edited over 10 years ago
The song "Squeeze The Trigger" is a rare example of the venerable Roland TB-303 Bass Line being used in a rap bassline. This machine is more often associated with acid house and techno, but Ice T put it to excellent use on this song.