Too $hort* ‎– Life Is... Too Short

Jive ‎– 1149-2-J RE, Dangerous Music ‎– 1149-2-J
CD, Album, Reissue

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1 Life Is ... Too Short 4:34
2 Rhymes 4:18
3 I Ain't Trippin' 6:40
4 Nobody Does It Better 6:16
5 Oakland
Backing Vocals – Helen Kim, Sharlena BrooksWritten-By – Al Eaton
6 Don't Fight The Feelin'
Written By – J. Brown, T. GoinsWritten-By – A. Forté*, T. Shaw*
7 Cuss Words 7:45
8 City Of Dope
Written-By – Al Eaton
9 Pimp The Ho
Backing Vocals – Janna Thomas, Jeanette Wright
10 Untitled 0:59

Companies, etc.



Reissue from unknown year (post 1994). There are also other variants of the matrix for this Allied DT pressing. It has no PA warning logo on the artwork and was instead issued with a PA sticker on the case when manufactured. Disc is a silver label with black print.

Track 10 is not listed on artwork.

℗ & © 1988 Zomba Recording Corp.
Manufactured and distributed by RCA Records, a label of BMG Music.
Printed in U.S.A.

Track 10 is not credited on the release, itunes labels it as "Outro".

Recorded One Little Indian Music.
Mastered at Fantasy Studios.
Co produced for Dangerous Music and One Little Indian Productions.
All songs published by Willesden Music Inc. (BMI)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed): 0 1241-41149-2 1
  • Barcode (Scanned): 012414114921
  • Matrix / Runout: 3083-2-4 ALLIED DT *1149-2-J*
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L452
  • Mould SID Code: ifpi 7701
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 30) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
1149-1-J Too $hort* Life Is...Too $hort(LP, Album) Dangerous Music 1149-1-J US 1988 Sell This Version
1149-2-J Too $hort* Life Is...Too $hort(CD) Dangerous Music, BMG, Jive, 1149-2-J US 1988 Sell This Version
1004562-1149 Too Short Life Is... Too Short(CD, Album) Jive 1004562-1149 US 1988 Sell This Version
1149-1-J Too $hort* Life Is...Too $hort(LP, Album, RE, 180) Dangerous Music 1149-1-J US 2009 Sell This Version
1218-4-J, J4-1218 Too Short Life Is... Too Short(Cass, Album, Club, Cle) Jive, Jive, Dangerous Music, Columbia House 1218-4-J, J4-1218 US 1988 Sell This Version