Nas ‎– Greatest Hits

Columbia ‎– 88697 09550 2
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1 Nas Surviving The Times
Arranged By – Mike BrinkleyMastered By – Chris GehringerMixed By [Assistant] – Don GoodrickProducer – Chris WebberRecorded By [Assistant] – Jessie Gladstone*Written-By – C. Small*, M. Webber*
2 Nas And Cee-Lo Less Than An Hour (Theme From Rush Hour 3)
Arranged By [Orchestra] – Lalo SchifrinArranged By [Rhythm Section], Performer [Rhythm Section] – Salaam RemiBacking Vocals – Chanelle Gstettenbauer, Kathryn BosticMixed By – Franklin SocorroProducer –*Recorded By – Franklin SocorroRecorded By [Assistant] – Omar RayneWritten-By – Lalo Schifrin, Salaam Remi, Thomas Callaway
3 Nas It Ain't Hard To Tell
Engineer – Stan WallaceEngineer [Mix] – Diego GarridoProducer – Large Professor, The*Tracking By – Anton "Sample This" Pushansky*Written-By – Paul Mitchell*
4 Nas Life's A B****
Co-producer – NasEngineer – Jason VogelFeaturing – A.Z.*Producer – L.E.S.Trumpet – Olu DaraWritten-By – Anthony Cruz (3), Oliver Scott, Olu Dara, Ronnie Wilson
5 Nas N.Y. State Of Mind
Mixed By – Eddie SanchoProducer – DJ PremierRecorded By – Eddie SanchoWritten-By – Christopher Martin*
6 Nas One Love
Engineer – T. Latham*Producer – Q-TipWritten-By – Jimmy Heath, Jonathan Davis (2)
7 Nas If I Ruled The World (Imagine That)
Engineer [Mix] – Rich TravaliExecutive-Producer – Steve Stoute, Track Masters*Featuring – Lauryn HillKeyboards – Delight (6)Mixed By – Poke And ToneProducer [Additional] – Rashad SmithWritten-By – Jean Claude Olivier*, Kurt Walker*, Samuel Barnes
8 Nas Street Dreams (Remix)
Arranged By – George "Golden Fingers" Pearson*Engineer [Mix] – Stevo (10)Executive-Producer – Hype Williams, Steve Stoute, Track Masters*Featuring – R. KellyRemix – Poke (2), R. KellyWritten-By – Annie Lennox, Dave Stewart*, Jean Claude Olivier*, Samuel Barnes
9 Nas Hate Me Now
Featuring – Puff DaddyMixed By – Rich TravaliProducer – D. Moet*, Pretty Boy (2)Recorded By – Steve SouderWritten-By – Anthony Moody, Gavin Marchand
10 Nas One Mic
Engineer [Assistant] – Pablo Arraya, Paul GregoryExecutive-Producer – Destiny JonesProducer – Chucky Thompson, NasWritten-By – Chucky Thompson
11 Nas Got Ur Self A...
Engineer [Assistant] – Paul GregoryExecutive-Producer – Destiny JonesProducer – Megahertz Music Group*Written-By – Chester Burnett, John Black*, Megahertz (2), Piers Marsh, Robert Spragg*, Simon Edwards (2)
12 Nas Made You Look
Mixed By [Assistant] – Ken TheisProducer – Salaam "The Chameleon" Remi*Recorded By [Assistant] – Mike SrokaWritten-By – Jeremiah Lordan*
13 Nas I Can
Flute – Mercedes AbalMixed By [Assistant] – Michael Sroka*Producer – Salaam "The Chameleon" Remi*Vocals [Children's Lead And Bakcground] – Angela HunteWritten-By – Roy Hammond*
14 Nas Bridging The Gap
Bass, Guitar, Drums – Salaam RemiEngineer [Assistant] – Ben Kane, Jaye Wynn, Rob MarksExecutive-Producer – L.E.S., Nasir Jones, Salaam RemiFeaturing – Olu DaraGuitar, Baritone Saxophone, Harmonica, Strings – Vincent HenryLead Guitar, Trumpet, Harmonica, Harmonica [Mouth] – Olu DaraMixed By – Salaam RemiProducer – Salaam RemiProducer [Associate] – Chucky Thompson, Mike BrinkleyWritten-By – Olu Dara

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"Surviving the Times" contains elements of "What Would I Do If I Could Feel" (C. Smalls) as performed by Nipsey Russell.

"It Ain't Hard to Tell" contains sample from "Human Nature" as performed by Michael Jackson and written by J. Bettis and S. Pocaro and "N.T." as performed by Kool & The Gang and written by G. Redd, Sr., G. Redd, Jr., R. Handy, C. Horne, R. Bell, R. Bell, R. Mickens, D. Thomas, G. Brown and C. Smith

"Life's a Bitch" contains sample from "Yearning for Your Love" as performed by The Gap Band and written by R. Wilson and O. Scott.

"N.Y. State of Mind" contains sample from "Mind Rain" as performed and written by J. Chambers.

"One Love" contains sample from "Smilin' Billy Suite Pt. II" as performed by The Heathe Brothers and written by J. Heath.

"If I Ruled the World (Imagine That)" contains portions of "Friends (Instrumental)" written by L. Parker, "If I Ruled the World" written by Kurt Walker, performed by Kurtis Blow.

"Street Dreams (Remix)" contains a portion of "Never Gonna Stop" as performed by Linda Clifford and is an interpolation of "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)" written by Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart.

"Got Ur Self A..." contains elements from "Woke Up This Morning" performed by Alabama 3, written by Burnett, Edwards, Marsh, Spragg, Black.

"Made You Look" contains excerpts from "Apache" written by Jeremiah Lordan, performed by The Incredible Bongo Band.

"I Can" contains excerpts from the composition "Impeach the President" written by Roy Hammond, performed by The Honeydrippers.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SICP 1610~1 Nas Greatest Hits(2xCD, Comp) Sony Records Int'l SICP 1610~1 Japan 2007 Sell This Version
88697550152 Nas Greatest Hits(CD, Comp, RE) Camden, Sony Music 88697550152 Europe 2009 Sell This Version
88697 21725 2 Nas Greatest Hits(CD, Comp) Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Russia) 88697 21725 2 Russia 2007 Sell This Version
none Nas Greatest Hits(CD, Comp, Promo) Columbia none US 2007 Sell This Version
88697 10890 2 Nas Greatest Hits(CD, Comp) Columbia 88697 10890 2 US 2007 Sell This Version