The Notorious B.I.G.* ‎– Life After Death

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A1 Life After Death Intro
Co-producer – The Notorious B.I.G.*Mixed By – Lane CravenProducer – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Stevie J.*Recorded By – Manny MarroquinWritten-By – C. Wallace*, S. Combs*, S. Jordan*
A2 Somebody's Gotta Die
Arranged By [Strings] – Stevie J.*Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Lorrenn Argumedes, Rasheed Goodlowe, Steve Jones (7)Mixed By – "Prince Charles" Alexander*, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Performer ["In The Rain" Sample] – The DramaticsProducer – Carlos "July Six" Broady*, Nashiem Myrick, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Recorded By – Doug Wilson, Lane Craven, "Prince Charles" Alexander*, Rich July, Steve Jones (7)Written-By – C. Broady*, C. Wallace*, N. Myrick*, S. Combs*, A. Hester*
A3 Hypnotize
Backing Vocals – Pam Long*Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Lorrenn Argumedes, Lynn Montrose, Rasheed Goodlowe, Steve Jones (7)Mixed By – Lane Craven, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Post Production [Additional], Edited By – Richard "Younglord" Frierson*Producer – Deric "D-Dot" Angelettie, Ron "Amen-Ra" Lawrence, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Recorded By – Axel Niehaus, Doug WilsonWritten-By – A. Armer*, C. Wallace*, D. Angelettie*, R. Alpert*, S. Combs*Written-By ["La Di Da Di" Interpolation] – Douglas Davis*, Ricky Walters
A4 Kick In The Door
Mixed By – Eddie SanchoPerformer ["I Put A Spell On You" Sample] – Screamin' Jay HawkinsProducer – DJ PremierRecorded By – Diana Pedraza, Rich JulyWritten-By – C. Martin*, C. Wallace*, J. Hawkins*
B1 #!*@ You Tonight
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Doug Wilson, Steve Jones (7)Featuring – R. KellyInstruments – Daron Jones, Stevie J.*Mixed By – Axel Niehaus, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Daron Jones, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Recorded By – Joe Perrera, Lane Craven, "Prince Charles" Alexander*Written-By – C. Wallace*, D. Jones*, R. Kelly*, S. Combs*
B2 Last Day
Co-producer – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Stevie J.*Engineer [2nd Engineer] – John "JM" Meredith, Lynn Montrose, Steve Jones (7)Featuring – The LoxMixed By – Michael Patterson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Havoc (3)Recorded By – Doug Wilson, Stephen DentWritten-By – C. Wallace*, D. Stiles*, J. Phillips*, K. Muchita*
B3 I Love The Dough
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – John "JM" Meredith, Lynn Montrose, Rasheed Goodlowe, Steve Jones (7)Featuring – Angela Winbush, Jay-ZMixed By – Michael Patterson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Performer ["I Love You More" Sample] – Rene & Angela*Producer – Easy Mo BeeRecorded By – Doug Wilson, Michael Patterson, Stephen DentWritten-By – A. Winbush*, C. Wallace*, O. Harvey*, R. Moore*, S. Carter*
B4 What's Beef?
Co-producer – Paragon (3)Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Rasheed Goodlowe, Steve Jones (7)Instruments – Carlos "July Six" Broady*, Paragon (3)Mixed By – Michael Patterson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Carlos "July Six" Broady*, Nashiem MyrickRecorded By – Al Machera, Doug WilsonWritten-By – C. Broady*, C. Wallace*, N. Myrick*
C1 B.I.G. Interlude
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Lynn MontroseMixed By – Joe PerreraPerformer ["PSK (What Does It Mean)" Sample] – Scooly D*Producer – Deric "D-Dot" Angelettie, The Notorious B.I.G.*Recorded By – John "JM" Meredith, Steve Jones (7)Written-By – C. Wallace*, D. Angelettie*Written-By ["PSK (What Does It Mean)" Sample] – Weaver, Jr.*
C2 Mo Money Mo Problems
Backing Vocals – Kelly PriceEngineer [2nd Engineer] – John "JM" Meredith, Lorrenn Argumedes, Steve Jones (7)Featuring – Mase, Puff DaddyMixed By – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Tony MaseratiPerformer ["I'm Comin' Out" Sample] – Diana RossProducer – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Stevie J.*Recorded By – Axel Niehaus, Doug Wilson, Lane CravenWritten-By – B. Edwards*, C. Wallace*, M. Betha*, N. Rodgers*, S. Combs*, S. Jordan*
C3 Niggas Bleed
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Lynn Montrose, Rasheed Goodlowe, Steve Jones (7)Harpsichord – Carlos "July Six" Broady*Mixed By – Michael Patterson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Carlos "July Six" Broady*, Nashiem Myrick, Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Stevie J.*Recorded By – Doug Wilson, Lane Craven, "Prince Charles" Alexander*, Rasheed Goodlowe, Rich JulyWritten-By – C. Wallace*, N. Myrick*, S. Combs*, S. Jordan*
C4 I Gotta Story To Tell
Co-producer – Chucky Thompson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Engineer [2nd Engineer] – John "JM" Meredith, Lorrenn Argumedes, Lynn Montrose, Rasheed GoodloweMixed By – Michael Patterson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Buck Wild*Recorded By – Al Machera, Stephen Dent, Steve Jones (7)Written-By – A. Best*, C. Wallace*
D1 Notorious Thugs
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – John "JM" Meredith, Rasheed GoodloweMixed By – Michael Patterson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Stevie J.*Recorded By – Manny Marroquin, Stephen DentVocals [Additional] – Bizzy Bone, Krayzie Bone, Layzie BoneWritten-By – A. Henderson*, B. McCane*, C. Wallace*, S. Combs*, S. Howse*, S. Jordan*
D2 Miss U
Backing Vocals – Daron Jones, Marvin Scandrick, Michael Keith, Quinnes ParkerEngineer [2nd Engineer] – Lynn Montrose, Steve Jones (7)Mixed By – Lane Craven, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Kay-Gee*Recorded By – Diana Pedraza, Michael PattersonWritten-By – C. Wallace*, K. Gist*, L. Richie*
D3 Another
Featuring – Lil' KimMixed By – Michael Patterson, Rich Travali, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Stevie J.*Programmed By [Additional] – Deric "D-Dot" AngelettieRecorded By – Lane Craven, Steve Jones (7)Written-By – B. Ingram*, N. Ingram*, C. Wallace*, K. Jones*, S. Combs*, S. Jordan*
D4 Going Back To Cali
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – John "JM" Meredith, Lynn Montrose, Rasheed Goodlowe, Steve Jones (7)Mixed By – Michael Patterson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Easy Mo BeeRecorded By – Doug Wilson, Michael Patterson, Stephen DentWritten-By – C. Wallace*, O. Harvey*, R. Troutman*
E1 Ten Crack Commandments
Mixed By – Eddie SanchoProducer – DJ PremierRecorded By – Diana Pedraza, Michael Patterson, Rich JulyWritten-By – C. Martin*, C. Wallace*
E2 Playa Hater
Backing Vocals – Keanna Henson, The Notorious B.I.G.*Guest – Ron Grant & Friends*Producer – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Stevie J.*Recorded By, Mixed By – Michael PattersonWritten-By – C. Wallace*, S. Combs*, S. Jordan*, W. Hart*
E3 Nasty Boy
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Lorrenn Argumedes, Lynn Montrose, Rasheed Goodlowe, Steve Jones (7)Mixed By – Lane Craven, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Stevie J.*Recorded By – Doug Wilson, Louis Alfred*Written-By – C. Wallace*, S. Combs*, S. Jordan*
E4 Sky's The Limit
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Lorrenn Argumedes, Lynn Montrose, Rasheed Goodlowe, Steve Jones (7)Featuring – 112Mixed By – Michael Patterson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Clark KentRecorded By – Lane Craven, "Prince Charles" Alexander*, Rich JulyVocals [Addtional] – Daron Jones, Marvin Scandrick, Michael Keith, Quinnes ParkerWritten-By – B, Cardwell*, C. Wallace*, C. Kent*, H. Eaves*, J. Williams*Written-By ["My Flame" Sample], Performer ["My Flame" Sample] – Bobby Caldwell
F1 The World Is Filled...
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – John "JM" Meredith, Rasheed GoodloweFeaturing – Puff Daddy, Too ShortMixed By – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Tony MaseratiProducer – Deric "D-Dot" Angelettie, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Recorded By – Axel Niehaus, Ben Garrison, Doug WilsonVocals [Addtional] – Carl ThomasWritten-By – C. Wallace*, A. Angelettie*, K. Walker*, S. Combs*, T. Shaw*Written-By ["Spacewalk" Sample] – Kit Walker
F2 My Downfall
Backing Vocals – Deborah "Portia" Neeley Rolle, Karen AndersonEngineer [2nd Engineer] – Steve Jones (7)Featuring – DMC (2)Mixed By – Michael Patterson, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Organ [Hammond] – Carlos "July Six" Broady*Producer – Carlos "July SiX2 Broady*, Nashiem Myrick, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Recorded By – Axel Niehaus, Doug Wilson, Stephen DentRecorded By [Additional] – Lane Craven, Michael PattersonWritten-By – C. Broady*, C. Wallace*, D. McDaniels*, N. Myrick*, S. Combs*
F3 Long Kiss Goodnight
Engineer [2nd Engineer] – Lynn Montrose, Rasheed Goodlowe, Steve Jones (7)Mixed By – Michael Patterson, RZAProducer – RZARecorded By – Doug WilsonWritten-By – C. Wallace*, R. Diggs*
F4 You're Nobody (Til Somebody Kills You)
Backing Vocals – Faith EvansCo-producer – DJ Enuff, Jiv Poss*Engineer [2nd Engineer] – John "JM" Meredith, Steve Jones (7)Instruments – Stevie J.*Mixed By – Paul Logus, Sean "Puffy" Combs*Producer – Sean "Puffy" Combs*, Stevie J.*Recorded By – Doug Wilson, "Prince Charles" Alexander*Written-By – B. Preston*, C. Wallace*, E. Lopez*, G. Johnson*, S. Combs*, S. Jordan*

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Comes with a printed insert containing all the credits

Sticker on frontcover:
"This album represents the artistic vision of The Notorious B.I.G. and is being released in its entirety as it was recorded and manufactured prior to March 9, 1997."

Executive Producer: Sean "Puffy" Combs for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Associate Executive Producer: Mark Pitts for Bystorm Entertainment.

℗ & © 1997 Bad Boy Records. Marketed by Rhino Entertainment Company, a Warner Music Group Company.
Manufactured in the EU. LC02982
Printed innersleeve says "Manufactuted & Marketed by Rhino Entertainment Company"

All Songs published by Big Poppa Music, Justin Combs Publishing adm. by EMI-April Music

A1
Recorded at NRG Recordings, Hollywood CA
Mixed at Daddy's House Recordings Studios, NYC

A2
Nash Mack Publishing (ASCAP)/July Six Publishing (BMI)/Justin Combs Publishing adm. by EMI-April Music, Inc./Longitude Music Co. (BMI)
Produced for Top Of New York Inc./Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Strings arranged for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.

Contains samples from "In The Rain", performed by The Dramatics. Courtesy of Fantasy Inc.

A3
Published by Mystery System Music (BMI)/Almo Music Corp./Badazz Music Company (ASCAP)
Produced for The Mystery System, Inc.
Recorded at Caribbean Sound Basin, Trinidad, WI & Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC & The Hit Factory, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

Contains interpolations from the compostion "La Di Da Di," written by Ricky Walters & Douglas Davis, published Danica Music/Entertaining Music/Slick Rick Music (BMI). Used by permission. All Right reserved

A4
Published by EMI-Unart (BMI)/Gifted Pearl Music-EMI (ASCAP)
Produced for Works Of Mart Productions, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at D & D Recordings, NCY

Contains samples of "I Put A Spell On You", performed by Screamin' Jay Hawkins, courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment. Used by permission. All right reserved

B1
Published by Kevin Wales Music/R. Kelly Publishing, Inc., adm. by Zomba Songs Inc. (BMI)
Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

R. Kelly appears courtesy of Jive Records

B2
Published by Dead Game Publishing/Juvenile Hell Music (ASCAP)
Produced for Mobb Deep, Inc.
Co-Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

B3
Published by B Mo EZ Publishing, adm. by EMI-April Music, Inc./A La Mode Music (ASCAP)/Lil Lu Lu Publishing (BMI)
Produced for Bee Mo Easy Productions
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

Contains samples from "I Love You More," performed by Rene & Angela, courtesy of EMI Recordings Group. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
Jay-Z appears courtesy of Roc-A-Fella Records
Angela Winbush appears courtesy of Island Records, Inc.

B4
Published by Nash Mack Publishing (ASCAP)/July Six Publishing (BMI)
Produced for Top Of New York Inc./Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

C1
Produced for The Mystery System, Inc./Bad Boy Entertainment Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

Contains samples of "PSK (What Does it Mean)," written by Weaver, Jr., published by Zomba Enterprises Inc. (ASCAP), performed by Skooly D. Courtesy od Jive Records. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

C2
Published byAmani Music/Bernard's Other Music, Sony Songs, Inc./M.Betha Publishing (ASCAP)/Tommy Jymi Inc. adm. by Warner Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI)
Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at The Hit Factory, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

Contains a sample from "I'm Comin' Out," performed by Diana Ross. Courtesy of Motown Records Company L.P. Under License from PolyGram Special Markets, a division of Polygram Group Distribution, Inc. Used by permission, All right reserved,

C3
Published by Nash Mack Publishing/Amani Music
Produced for Top Of New York, Inc./Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

C4
Published by Still Diggin' Music, adm. by BMG Songs, Inc. (ASCAP)
Produced for Still Diggin' Productions
Co-Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

D1
Published by Mo Thugs Musik/Amani Music (ASCAP)
Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

Layzie Bone, Krayzie Bone & Bizzy Bone of Bone Thugs-N-Harmony appear courtesy of Ruthless Records

D2
Published by Brenda Richie Publishing/Brockman Music (ASCAP)
Produced for Illtown Records Ltd.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

D3
Published by Undeas Music (BMI)/Amani Music/Sugar Biscuit Music (ASCAP)
Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

Lil' Kim appears courtesy of Undeas/Big Beat/Atlantic Records

D4
Published by B Mo EZ Publishing, adm. by EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP)/Saja Music Co./Songs of Lastrada/Rubber Band Music (BMI)
Produced for Bee Mo Easy Productions
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

E1
Published by Gifted Pearl Music-EMI (ASCAP)
Produced for Works Of Mart, Inc.
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at D & D Recordings, NYC

E2
Published byAmani Music (ASCAP)/Nickelshoe Music Co., Inc., adm. by Ocean Drive Music (BMI), a division of Brookside Music Corp.
Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded & Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

Contains interpolations of "Hey Love" (W. Hart), Nickelshoe Music Co., adm. by Ocean Drive Music (BMI), a division of Brookside Music Corp.

E3
Published by Amani Music (ASCAP)
Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Caribbean Sound Basin, Trinidad, WI & Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineerer at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

E4
Published by Clark's True Funk Music, Longitude Music (BMI)/Blue Image Music (PRO), Zella Music (BMI), both division of Unidisc Music Inc.
Produced for Superman Productions
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

Contains a sample from "My Flame," written by Bobby Caldwell, published by The Music Force, Lindseyanne Music Inc., Longitude Music Co. (BMI). Performed by Bobby Caldwell, courtesy of Sin-Drome Records, Ltd.

F1
Published by Lion Head Music/Wind Tiger Music/Strand Music, adm. by Zomba Songs, Inc. (BMI)
Produced for The Mystery System, Inc./Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Caribbean Sound Basin, Trinidad, WI & Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

Contains sample of "Spacewalk," written by Kit Walker, publised by Wind Tiger Music (BMI). Used by permission. All right reserved.

Too Short appears courtesy of Jive Records

F2
Published by Nash Mack Publishing (ASCAP)/July Six Publishing (BMI)/Protoons, Inc./Rush-Groove (ASCAP)
Produced forTop Of New York/Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Recorded at Caribbean Sound Basin, Trinidad, WI & Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Additional recording at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

DMC appears courtesy of Profile Records, Inc.

F3
Published by Ramecca Publishing/BMG (ASCAP)
Produced for Wu-Tang Productions
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC

F4
Published by Amani Music (ASCAP)/Boo Boo Beats/Famously Unknown Music, Inc./Irving Music/WEP Music Corp. (BMI)
Produced for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.
Co-Produced for Stress Entertainment
Recorded at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Mixed at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
Engineered at Daddy's House Recording Studios, NYC
All Instruments for Bad Boy Entertainment, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed (On Sticker)): 0 81227 96070 4
  • Barcode (String (On Sticker)): 081227960704
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped): BD37752-01 A1 HL
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, stamped): BD37752-01 B1 HL
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C, stamped): BD37752-02 C1 HL
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D, stamped): BD37752-02 D1 HL
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side E, stamped): BD37752-03 E2 HL
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side F, stamped): BD37752-03 F1 HL
  • Label Code: LC02982

Other Versions (5 of 46) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
78612-73011-1 The Notorious B.I.G.* Life After Death(3xLP, Album, Ltd) Bad Boy Entertainment 78612-73011-1 US 1997 Sell This Version
78612-73011-1 The Notorious B.I.G.* Life After Death(3xLP, Album, Unofficial) Bad Boy Records (9) 78612-73011-1 US Unknown Sell This Version
78612-73011-2 The Notorious B.I.G.* Life After Death(2xCD, Album, Club) Bad Boy Entertainment 78612-73011-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
78612-73011-2 Notorious B.I.G. Life After Death(2xCD, Album) Bad Boy Entertainment 78612-73011-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
WPCR-12344-5 The Notorious B.I.G.* Life After Death(2xCD, Album) Bad Boy Entertainment WPCR-12344-5 Japan 1997 Sell This Version

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May 1, 2017

A great pressing with a full sound and no skipping issues.