Jay-Z ‎– The Blueprint

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Roc-A-Fella Records ‎– 314 586 396-2
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CD, Album
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1 The Ruler's Back
Bass – Eric ''E Bass'' Johnson*Mixed By – Doug WilsonProducer – Bink*Programmed By – Bink*Recorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" KeatonStrings – KeyamoWritten-By – B. Sigler*, P. Hurtt*, R. Herrel*, S. Carter*
2 Takeover
Producer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Kamel Adbo*Recorded By, Mixed By – Gimel "Young Guru" KeatonVocals [Additional] – Josey Scott Of Saliva*Written-By – A. Lomax*, B. Chandler*, E. Burdon*, J. Morrison*, J. Densmore*, K. West*, L. Parker*, R. Manzarek*, R. Krieger*, R. Lemay*, S. Carter*
3 Izzo (H.O.V.A)
Mixed By – Supa Engineer DURO*Producer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton, kamel Adbo*Vocals [Additional] – Demme UloaWritten-By – B. Gordy*, D. Richards*, A. Mizell*, F. Perren*, K. West*, S. Carter*
4 Girls, Girls, Girls
Mixed By – Jason GoldsteinProducer – Just BlazeRecorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton, Kamel Adbo*Vocals [Additional] – Biz Markie, Q-Tip, Slick RickWritten-By – R. Relf*, J. Smith*, S. Carter*, T. Brock*
5 Jigga That N***a
Mixed By – Jason GoldsteinProducer – Poke & Tone*Recorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" KeatonRecorded By [Assistant] – Shane "Bermi" Woodley*Vocals [Additional] – Michelle Mills, Stephanie MillerWritten-By – J. C. Oliver*, S. Barnes*, S. Carter*
6 U Don't Know
Mixed By – Jason GoldsteinProducer – Just BlazeRecorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" KeatonRecorded By [Assistant] – Shane "Bermi" Woodley*Written-By – B. Byrd*, J. Smith*, S. Carter*
7 Hola' Hovito
Producer – TimbalandRecorded By, Mixed By – Jimmy Douglas*Written-By – S. Carter*, T. Mosley*
8 Heart Of The City (Ain't No Love)
Mixed By – Supa Engineer DURO*Producer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton, Kamel Adbo*Vocals [Additional] – Keon BryceWritten-By – D. Walsh*, K. West*, M. Price*, S. Carter*
9 Never Change
Mixed By – Jason GoldsteinProducer – Kanye WestRecorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton, Kamel Adbo*Written-By – B. Miller*, S. Carter*
10 Song Cry
Mixed By – Jason GoldsteinProducer – Just BlazeRecorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" KeatonRecorded By [Assistant] – Shane "Bermi" Woodley*Written-By – D. Gibbs*, J. Smith*, R. Johnson*, S. Carter*
11 All I Need
Mixed By – Doug WilsonProducer – Bink*Recorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" KeatonWritten-By – R. Harrell*, S. Carter*
12 Renegade
Drum Programming – DJ HeadFeaturing – EminemKeyboards – Luis RestoMixed By – Eminem, Richard "Segal" HurediaProducer – EminemRecorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" KeatonWritten-By – M. Mathers*, S. Carter*
13 Blueprint (Momma Loves Me)
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Luren Leek, Schevise HarrellMixed By – Doug WilsonOrgan – Bo (5)Organ [Live Organs] – Victor FlowersProducer – Bink*Programmed By – Bink*Recorded By – Gimel "Young Guru" KeatonWritten-By – A. Green*, R. Harrell*, S. Carter*

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Track 1:
(BMI/SESAC)
- Produced [...] for One Shot Deal Muzak/J II J Enterprises/Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Mixed [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Sound on Sound Studios, NYC.
''The Ruler's Back'' contains a sample from the Jackie Moore recording If (P. Hurtt, B. Sigler) Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI). All rights reserved. Produced under license from Atlantic Records. By arrangement with Warner Special Products.

Track 2:
(BMI/ASCAP)
- Produced [...] for Roc The World/Kanman Productions.
- Recorded & mixed by Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded by Kamel Adbo for Beast From The Middle East.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Baseline Studios, NYC.
''Takeover'' contains a sample of Sound Of Da Police (L. Parker, E. Burdon, A. Lomax, B. Chandler, R. Lemay) Zomba Enterprises Inc. o/b/o itself & BDP Music (ASCAP)/Unichappell Music Inc. o/b/o itself/Slamina Music, Inc./Carbert Music, Inc./Ludlow Music Inc. (BMI)/Universal PolyGram International Publishing Inc. o/b/o London Music UK and Soulclap Music (ASCAP). All rights reserved. Performed by KRS-One, used courtesy of Zomba Recording Corp. ''Takeover'' features samples from The Doors recording Five To One. Produced under license from Elektra Entertainment Group. By arrangement with Warner Special Products.

Track 3:
(BMI/ASCAP)
- Produced [...] for Roc The World/Kanman Productions.
- Mixed [...] for No Question Entertainment/Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded by Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded by Kamel Adbo for Beast from The Middle East.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Right Track Studios, NYC.
''Izzo'' contains elements from I Want You Back (B. Gordy, A. Mizell, F. Perren, D. Richards) Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) Performed by The Jackson 5. Used courtesy of Motown Record Company LP, under license from Universal Music Enterprises, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Track 4:
(BMI/ASCAP)
- Produced [...] for F.O.B. Entertainment/N.Q.C. Entertainment/Roc The World.
- Recorded by Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded by Kamel Adbo for Beast From The Middle East.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Baseline Studios, NYC.
''Girls, Girls, Girls'' contains samples from I Love You More And More (T. Brock, R. Relf) Unichappell Music, Inc. (BMI)/Sa-Vette Music (BMI)/Super Songs Unlimited (BMI). All rights reserved. Performed by Tom Brock. Used courtesy of Universal Music Enterprises, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Track 5:
(BMI/ASCAP)
- Produced [...] for Track Masters Entertainment Inc.
- Recorded [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Baseline Studios, NYC.

Track 6:
(BMI/ASCAP)
- Produced [...] for F.O.B. Entertainment/N.Q.C. Management/Roc The World.
- Recorded [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Baseline Studios, NYC.
''U Don't Know'' contains a sample from I'm Not To Blame (Bobby Byrd) Unichappell Music, Inc. o/b/o Dynatone Publishing Co. (BMI) All rights reserved. Performed by Bobby Byrd. Used courtesy of Universal Music Enterprises, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc. All rights reserved.

Track 7:
(BMI)
- Produced [...] for Timbaland Productions, Inc.
- Recorded at Manhattan Center, NYC.
- Mixed at Capitol Studios, LA.

Track 8:
(BMI/ASCAP)
- Produced [...] for Roc The World/Kanman Productions.
- Mixed [...] No Question Entertainment/Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded by Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded by Kamel Adbo for Beast From The Middle East Inc.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Right Track Studios, NYC.
''Heart Of The City (Ain't No Love)'' contains samples from Ain't No Love In The Heart Of The City (M. Price, D. Walsh) Universal Music Publishing. Performed by Bobby ''Blue'' Bland. Used courtesy of Universal Music Enterprises, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Track 9:
(BMI/ASCAP)
- Produced [...] for Roc The World/Kanman Productions.
- Recorded by Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded by Kamel Adbo for Beast From The Middle East.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Right Track Studios, NYC.
''Never Change'' contains samples from Common Man (B. Miller) Stone Diamond Music (BMI). Performed by David Ruffin. Used courtesy of Universal Music Enterprises, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Track 10:
(BMI/ASCAP)
- Produced [...] for F.O.B. Entertainment/N.Q.C. Management/Roc The World.
- Recorded [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Baseline Studios, NYC.
''Song Cry'' contains samples from Sounds Like A Love Song (D. Gibbs, R. Johnson) Extra Slick Music (ASCAP)/Chitty Chitty Music (ASCAP) both administered by Heavy Harmony Music. All rights reserved. Performed by Bobby Glenn. Used courtesy of Koala Records, Inc.

Track 11:
(BMI/SESAC)
- Produced [...] One Shot Deal Muzak/ J II J Enterprises/Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Mixed [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Sound on Sound Studios, NYC.

Track 12:
(BMI)
- Produced [...] for Angry Blond Productions, Inc.
- Recorded [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Studio A Recording.
Eminem appears courtesy of Aftermath Entertainment.

Track 13:
(BMI/SESAC)
- Produced [...] One Shot Deal Muzak/ J II J Enterprises/Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Mixed [...] for Loreal, Inc.
- Recorded at Baseline Studios, NYC.
- Mixed at Sound on Sound Studios, NYC.
''Blueprint (Momma Loves Me)'' contains a sample from Free At Last (A. Green) Universal Music. Publishing o/b/o Irving Music Inc. (BMI)/Al Green Music Inc. (BMI) Irving Music Inc./Al Green Music Inc. (BMI)/Warner-Chappell Music Ltd. Performed by Al Green. Used courtesy of EMI Special Markets and Demon Music Group.

Additional vocals by Q-Tip courtesy of Arista Records, Inc.
Additional vocals by Slick Rick courtesy of Def Jam Recordings.
Additional vocals by Biz Markie courtesy of Groove Attack Superrapping/Bizmont

All tracks mastered at Masterdisk, NYC.

℗© 2001 Roc-A-Fella Records, L.L.C. Manufactured by The Island Def Jam Music Group. Marketed by Roc-A-Fella Records, L.L.C. and The Island Def Jam Music Group. Distributed by Universal Music and Video Distribution Corp. Printed in the USA. (On CD) Made in USA.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 31458 63962 6
  • Matrix / Runout: 314 586 3962R1 02%
  • Other (Mould Text): MADE IN USA BY UML
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L007
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0319
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Rights Society: SESAC

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314 586 396-2 Jay-Z The Blueprint(CD, Album) Roc-A-Fella Records 314 586 396-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
314-586-396-1 Jay-Z The Blueprint(2xLP, Album, Ltd, Blu) Roc-A-Fella Records 314-586-396-1 US 2001 Sell This Version
586 396-2 Jay-Z The Blueprint(CD, Album, Enh) Roc-A-Fella Records 586 396-2 Thailand 2001 Sell This Version
314 586 395-4 Jay-Z The Blueprint(Cass, Album) Roc-A-Fella Records 314 586 395-4 Malaysia 2001 Sell This Version
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