Nas ‎– Life Is Good

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Def Jam Recordings ‎– 602537077472
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1 No Introduction
Producer – J.U.S.T.I.C.E. LeagueWritten-By – E. Ortiz*, K. Bartolomei*, K. Crowe*, N. Jones*
4:15
2 Loco-Motive
Featuring – Large ProfessorGuitar, Bass – Steve WyremanKeyboards – Kevin Randolph, Maestro HarrellProducer – No I.D.Vocals [Additional] – Hannah Sidibe, Kaye FoxWritten-By – E. Wilson*, N. Jones*
3:41
3 A Queens Story
Arranged By [Strings] – Tim Davies (3)Bass, Keyboards, Scratches – SALAAM REMICoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Kim LumpkinDrums – Hal Ritson, Richard AdlamPerformer [Sample Of "Peter Piper"] – Run DMC*Performer [Sample Of "Queen's Story"] – Salaam RemiPiano – Chloe FlowerProducer, Arranged By – SalaamRemi.Com*Written-By – D. McDaniels*, J. Simmons*, N. Jones*, S. Remi*
4:35
4 Accident Murderers
Featuring – Rick RossGuitar, Bass – Steve WyremanKeyboards – Kevin RandolphPerformer [Samples Of "The Bridge"] – MC ShanPerformer [Samples Of "They Said It Couldn't Be Done"] – Norman FeelsProducer – No I.D.Vocals [Additional] – Kaye FoxWritten-By – C. DeGarmo*, E. Wilson*, M. Williams*, N. Jones*, N. Solomon*, W. Roberts*
4:38
5 Daughters
Guitar, Bass – Steve WyremanKeyboards – James Poyser, Kevin RandolphPerformer [Samples Of "Dust To Dust"] – Cloud OnePerformer [Samples Of "Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye"] – The Sounds Of Joy, Wayne McGhieProducer – No I.D.Vocals [Additional] – Kaye FoxWritten-By – D. Frashuer*, E. Wilson*, G. DeCarlo*, N. Jones*, P. Adams*, P. Leka*
3:20
6 Reach Out
Coordinator [Production Coordinator] – Kim LumpkinDrums, Keyboards, Bass – Salaam RemiFeaturing – Mary J. BligePerformer [Samples Of "Ike's Mood"] – Isaac HayesProducer – DJ Hot Day*, Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins*, SalaamRemi.Com*Scratches – DJ Hot Day*Sound Designer – Greg Morgan (4)Written-By – C. Perren*, D. Franklin*, F. Perren*, I. Hayes*, N. Jones*, R. Wyatt*, R. Jerkins*, S. Remi*
3:47
7 World's An Addiction
Arranged By [Strigs] – Tim Davies (3)Bass, Keyboards, Guitar – SALAAM REMICoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Kim LumpkinFeaturing – Anthony HamiltonFlute, Clarinet – Vincent HenryPerformer [Samples Of "The World"] – Salaam RemiProducer – SalaamRemi.Com*Written-By – A. Hamilton*, N. Jones*, S. Remi*
5:01
8 Summer On Smash
Featuring – Miguel (67), Swizz BeatzProducer – Swizz BeatzWritten-By – K. Dean*, N. Jones*
4:20
9 You Wouldn't Understand
Featuring – Victoria MonetPerformer [Samples Of "Eric B Is President"] – Eric B & Rakim*Performer [Samples Of "Let's Start Love Over Again"] – Miles JayeProducer – BuckwildWritten By – T. BrownWritten-By – A. Best*, E. Barrier*, M. Claxton*, N. Jones*, V. McCants*, W. Griffin*
4:36
10 Back When
Guitar, Bass – Steve WyremanKeyboards – James Poyser, Kevin RandolphPerformer [Samples Of "Double Agent Jones"] – Barry Moore Combo*Performer [Samples Of "Live Routine" / "The Bridge"] – MC ShanProducer – No I.D.Vocals [Additional] – Hannah Sidibe, Kaye FoxWritten-By – B. Forgie*, C. DeGarmo*, E. Wilson*, M. Williams*, N. Jones*, S. Moltke*
3:22
11 The Don
Bass – SALAAM REMIPerformer [Elements Of "Dance In New York"] – Super Cat (2)Producer [Elements Of "Dance In New York"] – Nkrumah ThomasProducer, Arranged By – Da Internz, Heavy D, SalaamRemi.Com*Vocals [Additional] – Red AlertWritten-By – D. Myers*, E. Clark*, M. Palacios*, N. Jones*, N. Thomas*, S. Remi*, W. Maragh*
3:02
12 Stay
Guitar – Steve WyremanKeyboards – James Poyser, Kevin RandolphPerformer [Samples Of "Seven Steps To Nowhere"] – LA Carnival*Producer – No I.D.Vocals [Additional] – Kaye FoxWritten-By – E. Wilson*, L. Abrams*, N. Jones*
3:45
13 Cherry Wine
Bass, Drums – SALAAM REMIElectric Piano [Rhodes] – John Adams*Featuring – Amy WinehouseGuitar – Amy WinehouseProducer, Arranged By – SalaamRemi.Com*Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet – Vincent HenryWritten-By – A. Winehouse*, N. Jones*, S. Remi*
5:56
14 Bye Baby
Bass, Guitar – SALAAM REMICoordinator [Production Coordinator] – Kim LumpkinDrums, Keyboards – Noah "40" Shebib*Mixed By – Noah "40" Shebib*Performer [Samples Of "Goodbye Love"] – GuyProducer, Arranged By – Noah "40" Shebib*, SalaamRemi.Com*Written-By – A. Hall*, G. Griffin*, N. Jones*, N. Shebib*, S. Remi*, T. Riley*, T. Gatling*
3:59

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Track 1
(BMI)
Recorded at Westlake Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Mixed at Record One Studios, Sherman Oaks, CA

Track 2
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Produced for Rich Daily Since '71
Recorded by Rob Kinelski at 4220 Studios and East West Studios, Hollywood, CA and Record One, Sherman Oaks, CA, by Brian Sumner at Westlake Studios, Los Angeles, CA and by Stuart White at Jungle City Studios, NYC
Mixed at Record One, Sherman Oaks, CA

Track 3
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Recorded by Gleyder "GEE" Disla at Instrument Zoo Studios, Miami, FL and by Stuart White at Jungle City Studios, NYC
Mixed at Instrument Zoo Studios, Miami, FL
Contains sample of the recording "Peter Piper" as performed by Run DMC. Courtesy of Sony BMG Entertainment. Written by Joseph Simmons, Darryl McDaniels and published by Rabasse c/o Universal Music Publishing (ASCAP)
Contains a sample of the recording "Queen's Story" as performed by Salaam Remi. Courtesy of BoomBoxxx library. Written by Salaam Remi and published by BoomBoxxx library

Track 4
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Produced for Rich Daily Since '71
Recorded by Rob Kinelski at East West Studios, Hollywood, CA and by Stuart White at Jungle City Studios, NYC
Mixed at Record One, Sherman Oaks, CA
Contains samples of the recording "They Said It Couldn't Be Done" as performed by Norman Feels. Courtesy of Just Sunshine Records. Written by Norman Solomon and published by Milk Chocolate Music (BMI)
Contains samples of the recording "The Bridge" as performed by MC Shan. Courtesy of Cold Chillin'/CAK. Written by Chris DeGarmo, Marlon Williams and published by CAK Music/MC Shan Music (ASCAP)

Track 5
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Produced for Rich Daily Since '71
Recorded by Rob Kinelski at 4220 Studios and East West Studios, Hollywood, CA and Record One, Sherman Oaks, CA and by Brian Sumner at Conway Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA
Mixed at Record One, Sherman Oaks, CA
Contains samples of the recording "Dust To Dust" as performed by Cloud One. Courtesy of Phase One. Written by P. Adams and published by Universal Music Publishing (BMI)
Contains samples of the recording "Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye" as performed by Wayne McGhie and the Sounds of Joy. Courtesy of Light In The Attic. Written by G. DeCarlo, D. Frashuer, P. Leka and published by Unichappell Music, Inc. (BMI)

Track 6
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Produced for Darkchild.com (Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins)
Recorded by Gleyder "GEE" Disla at Instruments Zoo Studios, Miami, FL and Matt Champlin at 2nd Floor Studios, Hollywood, CA
Mixed at Instruments Zoo Studios, Miami, FL
Sound design for Darkchild.comz
Mary J. Blige appears courtesy of Matriarch/Geffen Records
Contains samples of the recording "Ike's Mood" as performed by Isaac Hayes. Courtesy of Concord Music. Written by Isaac Hayes and published by Irving Music c/o Universal Music Publishing (BMI)
Contains an interpolation of "Once In A Lifetime Groove". Written by Frederick Perren, Christine Perren, Richard A. Wyatt and published by House of Champions (ASCAP)

Track 7
(BMI)
Recorded by Vernon Mungo at Purple Room Studios, Atlanta, GA and Gleyder "GEE" Disla at Instrument Zoo Studios, Miami, FL
Mixed at Instrument Zoo Studios, Miami, FL
Anthony Hamilton appears courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment
Contains samples of the recording "The World" as performed by by Salaam Remi. Courtesy of BoomBoxxx library. Written by Salaam Remi and published by BoomBoxxx library

Track 8
(BMI) | (SESAC)
Produced for Swizz Beatz Productions
Recorded by Stuart White at Jungle City Studios, NYC and by Angel "OnHel" Aponte at Oven Studios, NYC
Miguel appears courtesy of RCA Records

Track 9
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Produced for Kurrup Money Entertainment Inc.
Recorded at Conway Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA
Mixed at Larrabee Studios, Burbank, CA
Contains samples of the recording "Let's Start Love Over Again" as performed by Miles Jaye. Courtesy of Universal Music Enterprises. Written by M. Claxton and published by EMI Blackwood Music
Contains samples of the recording "Eric B Is President" as performed by Eric B & Rakim. Courtesy of Universal Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises. Written by Eric Barrier, William Griffin and published by Universal Songs of PolyGram

Track 10
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Produced for Rich Daily Since '71
Recorded by Rob Kinelski at East West Studios, Hollywood, CA and by Stuart White at Jungle City Studios, NYC
Mixed at Record One, Sherman Oaks, CA
Contains samples of the recording "Double Agent Jones" as performed by Barry Moore Combo. Courtesy of Peer International Library Ltd. c/o APM. Written by Barry Richard Forgie and published by SLRM c/o Peer Music c/o APM
Contains samples of the recording "Live Routine" as performed by MC Shan. Courtesy of Cold Chillin'/CAK. Written by Shawn Moltke, Marlon Williams and published by CAK Music/MC Shan Music (ASCAP)
Contains samples of the recording "The Bridge" as performed by MC Shan. Courtesy of Cold Chillin'/CAK. Written by Chris DeGarmo, Marlon Williams and published by CAK Music/MC Shan Music (ASCAP)

Track 11
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Recorded by Gleyder "GEE" Disla at Instrument Zoo Studios, Miami, FL and Brian Sumner at Conway Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA
Mixed at Larrabee Studios, Hollywood, CA
Contains elements of "Dance in New York" as performed by Super Cat. Produced by Nkrumah Thomas under exclusive license from Rufus Music Publishing Ltd. Written by William Maragh and Nkrumah Jah Thomas and published by Rufus Music Publishing Ltd. (PRS)/Universal Music-Z Tunes LLC (ASCAP)

Track 12
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Produced for Rich Daily Since '71
Recorded by Rob Kinelski at Wavaflow Studios, Los Angeles, CA and by Brian Sumner at Westlake Studios, Hollywood, CA
Mixed at Record One, Sherman Oaks, CA
Contains samples of the recording "Seven Steps To Nowhere" as performed by LA Carnival. Courtesy of Now-Again Records. Written by Lester Abrams and published by Now-Again Records

Track 13
(BMI)
Recorded by Brian Sumner at Westlake Studios, Los Angeles, CA and by Gary Noble and Gleyder "GEE" Disla at Instrument Zoo Studios, Miami, FL
Amy Winehouse appears courtesy of Island Records UK

Track 14
(BMI) | (ASCAP)
Produced by SALAAMREMI.COM and Noah "40" Shebib for Evdon Music Inc.
Recorded by Gleyder "GEE" Disla at Instrument Zoo Studios, Miami, FL and Brian Sumner at Conway Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA
Mixed for Evdon Music Inc. at Sterling Studios, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Contains samples of the recording "Goodbye Love" as performed by Guy. Courtesy of Universal Records under license from Universal Music Enterprises. Written by Tim Gatling, Aaron Hall, Teddy Riley and published by Cal-Rock Music c/o Songs of Evergreen Copyrights BMG Chrysalis (ASCAP)/Universal Music-Z Tunes LLC (ASCAP)

Management / management coordination for Emagen Entertainment Group, Inc.

Booking for WME

Mastered at Sterling Sound, NYC

Legal for Grubman, Indursky, Shire & Meiselas, PC

Sample clearance agent for DMG Clearances, Inc.

℗ © 2012 The Island Def Jam Music Group, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.
Made in the EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6 02537 07747 2
  • Barcode (String): 602537077472
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SDRM
  • Label Code: LC 08427
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 06025 370 774-7 01 + 52967021
  • Matrix / Runout (Mould / hub text variant 2): MADE IN GERMANY BY EDC B
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 06025 370 774-7 01 * 52967021
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI LV26
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0125

Other Versions (5 of 12) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
B0017053-02 Nas Life Is Good(CD, Album) Def Jam Recordings, The Jones Experience B0017053-02 US 2012 Sell This Version
B001705602 Nas Life Is Good(CD, Album, Dlx, Dig) Def Jam Recordings B001705602 Canada 2012 Sell This Version
B0017098-02 Nas Life Is Good(CD, Album, Dlx, Dig) Def Jam Recordings B0017098-02 US 2012 Sell This Version
B001769904 Nas Life Is Good(Cass, Album) Def Jam Recordings, The Jones Experience B001769904 US 2012 Sell This Version
B0017054-02 Nas Life Is Good(CD, Album, Cle) Def Jam Recordings, The Jones Experience B0017054-02 US 2012 Sell This Version

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