The Notorious B.I.G.* ‎– Ready To Die

Bad Boy Entertainment (2) ‎– 78612-73005-1
2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Unofficial Release, Brown & Red Marble


A1 Intro 3:24
A2 Things Done Changed 3:57
A3 Gimme The Loot 5:04
A4 Machine Gun Funk 4:16
A5 Warning 3:41
B1 Ready To Die 4:24
B2 One More Chance 4:43
B3 #!*@ Me (Interlude) 1:31
B4 The What 3:57
B5 Juicy 5:05
C1 Everyday Struggle 5:19
C2 Me & My Bitch 4:00
C3 Big Poppa 4:11
C4 Respect 5:22
D1 Friend Of Mine 3:28
D2 Unbelievable 3:43
D3 Suicidal Thoughts 2:54
D4 Who Shot Ya? 5:20

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Counterfeit release mimicking the original 1995 Gatefold cover release. Unknown release year.
Unlike the original release, this counterfeit release comes in a non-gatefold cover which, compared to the original release, is slightly cropped. The runout groove etchings are also different.
Pressed on red/brown marbled vinyl discs. The same counterfeit was also pressed with regular black vinyl.

℗ 1994, 1995 & © 1995 Arista Records, Inc., a Bertelsmann Music Group Company.

Manufactured and distributed by Arista Records, Inc. […] Manufactured in U.S.A.

All tracks published by Big Poppa Music, Justin Publishing, Inc., adm. by EMI April Music Inc. (ASCAP).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 78612-73005-1 2
  • Barcode (Scanned): 786127300512
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): 78612-73005-1-SA
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): 78612-73005-1-SB
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side C): 78612-73005-1-SC
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side D): 78612-73005-1-SD
  • Matrix / Runout (Etchings Side A): 78612-73005-1-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Etchings Side B): 78612-73005-1-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Etchings Side C): 78612-73005-1 C
  • Matrix / Runout (Etchings Side D): 78612-73005-1 D

Other Versions (5 of 68) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
78612-73000-2 The Notorious B.I.G.* Ready To Die(CD, Album) Bad Boy Entertainment 78612-73000-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
BIGGIEREADY002 The Notorious B.I.G.* Ready To Die (The Remaster LP)(2xLP, Ltd, Unofficial, Flu) Not On Label (Notorious B.I.G.) BIGGIEREADY002 Germany 2012 Sell This Version
78612-73005-1 The Notorious B.I.G.* Ready To Die(2xLP, Album, Gat) Bad Boy Entertainment 78612-73005-1 US 1995 Sell This Version
CD 94567 Notorious B.I.G. Ready To Die The Remaster CD And DVD(CD, Album, RE, RM + DVD-V) Bad Boy Entertainment CD 94567 Canada 2006 Sell This Version
none The Notorious B.I.G.* Ready To Die(2xLP, Ltd, Pin) Not On Label none Europe 2014 Sell This Version