Various ‎– Death Row - Greatest Hits

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Death Row Records (2) ‎– P2 50677, Interscope Records ‎– INTD-90042
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1-01 Dr. Dre Nuthin' But A G Thang
Performer [Sample] – Leon HaywoodProducer – Dr. DreWritten-By – Leon Haywood, Snoop Doggy Dogg*Written-by [Interpolation] – F. Knight*Written-by [Sample] – L. Haywood*
3:37
1-02 Snoop Doggy Dogg* Gin & Juice
Performer [Sample] – George McCraeProducer – Dr. DreWritten-By – Dr. Dre, Harry Casey, Richard Finch*, Snoop Doggy Dogg*Written-by [Interpolation] – D. Webster*, M. Adams*, R. Turner*, S. Washington*, S. Arrington*Written-by [Sample] – H. Casey/R. Finch*
3:34
1-03 The Lady Of Rage Afro Puffs
Mixed By – Dr. DrePerformer [Sample] – Johnny "Guitar" Watson*Producer – Dat Nigga Daz, Dr. DreWritten-By – Dat Nigga Daz, The Lady Of RageWritten-by [Sample] – J. Watson*
4:49
1-04 Dr. Dre & Ice Cube Natural Born Killaz
Co-producer – Sam SneedKeyboards – Priest "Superfly" Brooks*Producer – Dr. DreWritten-By – Dr. Dre, Ice Cube
4:50
1-05 Snoop Doggy Dogg* Who Am I (What's My Name?)
Producer – Dr. DreWritten-By – David Spradley, Garry Shider, George Clinton, Jr.*, Snoop Doggy Dogg*Written-by [Interpolation] – D. Spradley*, G. Shider*, G. Clinton, Jr.*
4:06
1-06 Dr. Dre Keep Their Heads Ringin'
Co-producer – Sam SneedEngineer – Keston Wright, Tom Daugherty*Keyboards – Stu "Fingas" Bullard*Producer – Dr. DreVocals – Barbara Wilson, Dorothy Coleman, Nancy FletcherWritten-By – Angela Brown (4), Cheryl Cook, Dr. Dre, Gwendolyn Chisolm, J-Flex, Sam Sneed, Sylvia RobinsonWritten-by [Interpolation] – A. Brown*, C. Cooks*, G. Chisolm*, S. Robinson*
4:13
1-07 Ice Cube No Vaseline
Performer [Sample] – BrickProducer – Sir JinxWritten-By – Ice Cube, Sir JinxWritten-by [Sample] – E. Irons*, R. Ransom Jr.*, R. Hargis*
4:04
1-08 Snoop Doggy Dogg* featuring Tha Dogg Pound and The Dramatics Doggy Dogg World
Producer – Dr. DreWritten-By – Dat Nigga Daz, Kurupt, Richard Fields*, Snoop Doggy Dogg*Written-by [Interpolation] – R. Fields*
4:39
1-09 2Pac Keep Ya Head Up
Performer [Sample] – Roger*Producer – D.J. Daryl*Vocals – The Black AngelWritten-By – D. Anderson*, R. Troutman*, Stan Vincent, T. Shakur*Written-by [Interpolation] – S. Vincent*Written-by [Sample] – R. Troutman*
4:22
1-10 Snoop Doggy Dogg* Murder Was The Case
Producer – Dr. DreWritten-By – Dat Nigga Daz, Dr. Dre, Snoop Doggy Dogg*
4:19
1-11 Dr. Dre Lil' Ghetto Boy
Performer [Sample] – Donny HathawayProducer – Dr. DreWritten-By – The D.O.C., Ed Howard*, Snoop Doggy Dogg*Written-by [Sample] – E. Howard*
4:24
1-12 Snoop Doggy Dogg* Ain't No Fun
Producer – Dr. DreWritten-By – Dr. Dre, Kurupt, Nate Dogg, Snoop Doggy Dogg*, Warren G
4:06
1-13 Snoop Doggy Dogg* Lodi Dodi
Producer – Dr. DreVocals [Additional] – Nancy FletcherWritten-By – Douglas Davis*, Rokuske Ei*, Hachidai Nakamura, Ricky Walters, Snoop Doggy Dogg*Written-by [Interpolation] – D. Davis*, R. Ei*, H. Nakamura*, R. Walters*
4:27
1-14 Dr. Dre Stranded On Death Row
Performer [Sample] – B.T. Express, Isaac HayesProducer – Dr. DreWritten-By – Allen Williams, Billy Nichols, Dr. Dre, Kurupt, Rage*, RBX, Snoop Doggy Dogg*Written-by [Sample] – A. Williams*, B. Nichols*, I. Hayes*
4:49
1-15 Snoop Doggy Dogg* The Shiznit
Producer – Dr. DreWritten-By – Dre. Dre*, Snoop Doggy Dogg*
4:14
1-16 2Pac Dear Mama
Co-producer – DF Master Tee, Moses (3)Engineer – Tony PizarroEngineer [Mixing] – Paul ArnoldPerformer [Sample] – Joe SampleProducer – Tony PizarroWritten-By – Joe Sample, T. Shakur*Written-by [Interpolation] – B. Hawes*, C. Simmons*, J. Jefferson*Written-by [Sample] – J. Sample*
4:56
1-17 2Pac featuring Dramacydal Me Against The World
Backing Vocals – Puff JohnsonEngineer [Mixing] – Jay Lean, Soul Shock*Performer [Sample A] – Isaac HayesPerformer [Sample B] – Minnie RipertonProducer – Soul Shock & Karlin*Written-By – Burt Bacharach, Hal David*, Leon Ware, Minnie Riperton, Richard Rudolph, Soul Shock, Karlin*, T. Shakur*Written-by [Sample A] – B. Bacharach/H. David*Written-by [Sample B] – L. Ware*, M. Riperton*, R. Rudolph*
4:40
2-01 Dr. Dre Let Me Ride (Rmx)
Horns – Fernando Harkless, Rahmlee Davis*, Steve Baxter, Tyrone GriffinKeyboards – Priest "Superfly" Brooks*Percussion – James "Timbali" CornwellProducer – Dat Nigga DazProducer [Horns] – Kevyn "Cavi" Lewis*Vocals – Jewell*Written-By – Bernie Worrell, Bootsy Collins, George Clinton, Jr.*, RBX, Snoop Doggy Dogg*
5:53
2-02 Snoop Doggy Dogg* Gin & Juice (Rmx)
Keyboards – Priest "Superfly" Brooks*Mixed By – Dave AronProducer – Dat Nigga DazVocals – Dat Nigga DazWritten-By – Dr. Dre, Snoop Doggy Dogg*
5:07
2-03 Michel'Le Daydreaming
Arranged By [Vocals] – Reggie LambBass – Cornelius "Corny" Mims*Flute, Soloist – Fernando HarklessHorns – Fernando Harkless, Rahmlee Davis*, Steve Baxter, Tryone Griffin*Keyboards – Kevyn "Cavi" Lewis*, Warren Campbell III*Producer – Kevyn "Cavi" Lewis*, Kurt Curthon, Reggie LambWritten-By – Aretha Franklin
4:53
2-04 Snoop Doggy Dogg* Who Am I (What's My Name?) (Rmx)
Keyboards – Priest "Superfly" Brooks*Producer – Dat Nigga DazVocals – Dat Nigga DazWritten-By – David Spradley, Garry Shider, George Clinton, Jr.*, Snoop Doggy Dogg*
4:11
2-05 Dr. Dre Nuthin' But A G Thang (Rmx)
Engineer – Lance Pierre, Patrick ShevelinGuitar – Ricardo RouseProducer – DJ Jam, Tommy D*Written-By – Leon Haywood, Snoop Doggy Dogg*
4:35
2-06 2Pac with Digital Underground I Get Around (Rmx)
Bass – Cornelius "Corny" Mims*Drums – Derek OrganGuitar – Darrel Crooks, Ricardo RouseKeyboards – Cassandra O'Neal, Kevyn LewisMixed By – Kevyn "Cavi" Lewis*, Rick CliffordPercussion – James "Timbali" CornwellPerformer [Sample] – ZappProducer – Kevyn "Cavi" Lewis*Written-By – Larry Troutman, Money-B*, Roger Troutman, Shirley Murdock, Shock-G*, T. Shakur*Written-by [Sample] – L. Troutman*, R. Troutman*, S. Murdock*
4:04
2-07 Dr. Dre Lil' Ghetto Boy (Rmx)
Performer [Sample] – Donny HathawayProducer – Julio G.*, Tony GVocals [Additional] – O-Genius*Written-By – The D.O.C., Ed Howard*, Snoop Doggy Dogg*Written-by [Sample] – E. Howard*
4:55
2-08 2Pac featuring The Outlawz Hit 'Em Up
Written-By – Dennis Lambert, Duane Hitchings, Franne Golde, T. Shakur*Written-by [Interpolation] – D. Lambert*, D. Hitchings*, F. Golde*
5:19
2-09 J-Flex Who Been There, Who Done That?
Performer [Sample] – Patrice RushenProducer – Barney*, J. Flex*Vocals, Keyboards, Programmed By – Sean Barney Thomas*Written-By – J. Flex*, Sean Barney Thomas*Written-by [Sample] – F. Washington*, P. Rushen*, T. McFadden*
4:34
2-10 Jewell* F--- Wit Dre Day (Rmx)
Bass – Cornelius MimsDrums – Derek OrganGuitar – Darrel Crooks, Ricardo RouseHorns – Fernando Harkless, Rahmlee Davis*, Steve Baxter, Tyrone GriffinKeyboards – Cassandra O'Neal, Kevyn LewisLyrics By [Additional] – Jewell*Percussion – James "Timbali" CornwellProducer – Kevyn "Cavi" Lewis*Vocals – Jewell*Written-By – David Spradley, Dr. Dre, Garry Shider, George Clinton, Jr.*, Snoop Doggy Dogg*
4:43
2-11 Thug Life featuring 2Pac Pour Out A Little Liquor
Mixed By – Norman "Slam" Whitfield, Jr.*Performer [Sample] – The O'JaysProducer – Johnny "J"*Written-By – T. Shakur*Written-by [Sample] – K. Gamble, L. Huff*
3:39
2-12 Tha Dogg Pound What Would You Do
Backing Vocals – Jewell*Keyboards – Priest "Superfly" Brooks*Mixed By – Dr. DreProducer – Dat Nigga DazWritten-By – Big Pimpin' Delemond*, Dat Nigga Daz, Jewell*, Kurupt, Snoop Doggy Dogg*
5:08
2-13 Jodeci featuring Tha Dogg Pound Come Up To My Room
Arranged By [Vocals] – Mr. DalvinCo-producer – DeVante SwingKeyboards – Priest "Superfly" Brooks*Producer – Dat Nigga DazVocals [Additional] – Dat Nigga Daz, KuruptWritten-By – Dat Nigga Daz, DeVante Swing, Jodeci, K-Ci Hailey*, Mr. Dalvin
4:37
2-14 Danny Boy Come When I Call
Performer [Sample] – Ray Parker, Jr.*Producer – D.J. Quick*Written-By – D.J. Quick*, Danny BoyWritten-by [Sample] – M. Henderson*, R. Parker, Jr.*
4:55
2-15 Dat Nigga Daz Me In Your World
Producer – Dat Nigga DazWritten-By – Dat Nigga Daz, Kurupt
3:46
2-16 2Pac and Scarface (3) Smile For Me Now
Backing Vocals – 816Engineer – Dave AronMixed By – Dave AronProducer – 2Pac, Damon ThomasWritten-By – Damon Thomas, Scarface (3), T. Shakur*
4:47

Credits

Notes

Publishers:
Beechwood Music/EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc. (BMI) (1-13); Careers-BMG Music Pub., Inc. (BMI) (2-08); Casa David Music (ASCAP) (1-17); Copyright Control (ASCAP) (1-05, 2-04, 2-10); Copyright Control (BMI) (1-05, 2-01, 2-04, 2-10); Danica/Entertaining Music (BMI) (1-13); Dat Richfield Kat Music (BMI) (1-08); DeSwing Mob Music/EMI-April Music, Inc. (ASCAP) (2-13); Dickiebird Music & Pub. Co. (BMI) (1-17); EMI Cassadida Music Pub./ EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc. (BMI) (1-17); Emoni's Music (1-10); Emoni's Music (ASCAP) (2-12, 2-13); Emoni's Music (BMI) (1-08); Emoni's Music/Morgans Publishing (ASCAP) (2-15); Four Knights Music/Music Corp. Of America (BMI) (1-16); Frankly Music/Music of The World (BMI) (1-14); Full Keel Music (ASCAP) (2-08); Gambi Music (BMI) (1-06); Gangsta Boogie/W.B. Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1-04, 1-07); GLG Two Music (BMI) (1-09, 2-06); Harrick Music/Longitude Music Co. (BMI) (1-02); Jim-Edd Music/Music Of The World (BMI) (1-01, 2-05); Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP) (1-17); Joel Hailey Music Corp. (ASCAP) (2-13); Joshua's Dream Music/Interscope Pearl Music/Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI) (1-09, 1-16, 1-17, 2-06, 2-08, 2-11, 2-16); Kama Sutra Music, Inc./Sleeping Sun Music/EMI Unart Catalog, Inc. (BMI) (1-09); Kuumba Music/W.B. Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1-11, 2-07); LBN Publishing (ASCAP) (2-13); Mr. Dalvin Degrate Music (ASCAP) (2-13); N-The-Water Pub., Inc./Rhythm Works Music (ASCAP) (2-16); New Hidden Valley Music (ASCAP) (1-17); Pubhowyalike Pub./ Zomba Songs, Inc. (BMI) (2-06); Rubberband Music, Inc./Songs Of Polygram International, Inc. (BMI) (1-09); Saja Music Co./Songs of Lastrada (BMI) (1-09, 2-06); Slick Rick Music (BMI) (1-13); Sony/ATV Songs, Inc. (BMI) (1-11, 2-07); Sony/ATV Tunes, Inc. (ASCAP) (1-02, 1-04, 1-05, 1-06, 1-08, 1-10, 1-12, 1-14, 1-15, 2-02, 2-10); Springtime Music, Inc. (BMI) (2-03); Street Knowledge Music (ASCAP) (1-07); Styleetron Music (BMI) (2-06); Suge Publishing/W.B. Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1-01, 1-02, 1-03, 1-05, 1-06, 1-08, 1-10 to 1-15, 2-01, 2-02, 2-04, 2-05, 2-07, 2-09, 2-10, 2-12 to 2-15); Warren G Publishing (ASCAP) (1-12); Way 2 Quick Music (ASCAP) (2-14)

Publishers Print Variations:
Copyright Control (1-05, 2-10), Copyright Controls (2-04)
Copyright Control (1-05, 2-01, 2-10), Copyright Controls (2-04)
Gangsta Boogie (1-07), Gansta Boogie (1-04)
Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (1-16, 1-17, 2-11, 2-16), Warner-Tamerlane Pub. Corp. (1-09, 2-06, 2-08)

Samples:
"I Want'a Do Something Freaky To You" (1-01) Jim-Edd Music/Music Of The World (BMI), as recorded by Leon Haywood, under license from Polygram Special Markets, a division of Polygram Group Distribution.
"I Get Lifted" (1-02) Harrick Music/Longitude Music Co. (BMI), as recorded by George McCrae, courtesy of Rhino Records, by arrangement with Warner Special Products, Inc.
"Love That Will Not Die" (2-03) Vri-Jon Music (BMI), as recorded by Johnny "Guitar" Watson, under license from Vri-Jon Music.
"Dazz" (1-07) Silver Cloud Music, CMI America (ASCAP), as recorded by Brick, under license from Sony Music Entertainment.
"Be Alright" (1-09) Rubberband Music, Inc./Songs Of Polygram International, Inc., Saja Music Co./Songs of Lastrada (BMI), as recorded by Roger.
"Little Getto Boy" (1-11, 2-07) Kuumba Music/W.B. Music Corp. (ASCAP), as recorded by Donny Hathaway courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp., by arrangement with Warner Special Products.
"Do Your Thang" (1-14) Irving Music, Inc. (BMI), as recorded by Isaac Hayes, under license from Fantasy, Inc.
"If It Don't Turn You On" (1-14) Frankly Music/Music of The World (BMI), as recorded by B.T. Express, under license from Roadshow Music Corp.
"In My Wildest Dreams" (1-16) Four Knights Music/Music Corp. Of America (BMI), as recorded by Joe Sample; under license from MCA Special Markets and Products.
"Walk On By" (1-17) New Hidden Valley Music, Casa David Music (ASCAP), as recorded by Isaac Hayes, under license from Fantasy, Inc.
"Inside My Love" (1-17) Dikiebird Music & Pub. Co. (BMI), Jobete Music Co., Inc. (ASCAP), as recorded by Minnie Riperton, under license from Capitol Records.
"Computer Love" (2-06) Saja Music Co./Songs of Lastrada (BMI) as recorded by Zapp, courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp., by arrangement with Warner Special Products Inc.
"Forget Me Nots" (2-09) Baby Fingers Music, Yamina Music (ASCAP), Freddie Dee Music (BMI), as recorded by Patrice Rushen, Courtesy of Elektra Entertainment, by arrangement with Warner Special Products, Inc.
"Cry Together" (2-11) Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (BMI), as recorded by The O'Jays, under license from Philadelphia International Records.
"Let Me Love You" (2-14) Electrocord Pub. Co., Raydiola Music (ASCAP), as recorded by Ray Parker, Jr. Under license from Arista Records, Inc.

Interpolations:
"Uphill Peace Of Mind" (1-01) Two -Knight Music/Irving Music, Inc. (BMI).
"Watching You" (1-02) Cotillion Music/Warner Tamerlane Pub. Corp.,/GlobeArt, Inc. (BMI)
"Atomic Dog" (1-05) Copyright Controls (ASCAP) (BMI).
"Funk You Up" (1-06) Gambi Music (BMI).
"If It Ain't One Thing, It's Another" (1-08) Dat Richfield Kat Music (BMI).
"Ooh Child" (1-09) Kama Sutra Music, Inc./Sleeping Sun Music/EMI Unart Catalog, Inc. (BMI).
"La Di Da Di" (1-13) Danica Music/Entertaining Music/Slick Rick Music (BMI).
"Sukiyaki" (1-13) Beechwood Music/EMI-Blackwood Music, Inc. (BMI).
"Sadie" (1-16) Warner-Tamerlane Pub. Corp. (BMI)
"Don't Look Any Further" (2-08) Full Keel Music (ASCAP), Franne Golde Music/Rightsong Music, Inc./Warner-Tamerlane Pub. Corp., Careers-BMG Music Pub., Inc. (BMI).

Track Notes:
"Keep Their Heads Ringin'" (1-06) recorded at Dre's Crib. ℗1995 Priority Records.
"No Vaseline" (1-07) ℗1991 Priority Records.
"Dear Mama" (1-16) produced for Audio-Tone Productions. Co-Produced for Master Lab Productions. Recorded at Encore Studio. Mixed at Enterprise Studis.
"Me Against The World" (1-17) produced for Soulpower. Recorded at Soundcastle & Pure Studios. Mixed at The Record Plant.
"Lil' Ghetto Boy (RMX)" (2-07) recorded at G-Spot Studios, El Monte, CA.
"Hit 'Em Up" (2-08) produced for Non-Stop Productions.

Ice Cube appears courtesy of <a href:"http://www.discogs.com/label/Priority+Records">Priority Records</a>.
Puff Johnson appears courtesy of <a href:"http://www.discogs.com/label/Columbia">Columbia Records</a>.
Digital Underground appears courtesy of <a href:"http://www.discogs.com/label/TNT+Recordings+%282%29">TNT Recordings</a>/<a href:"http://www.discogs.com/label/Tommy+Boy">Tommy Boy Records</a>.
Jodeci appears courtesy of <a href:"http://www.discogs.com/label/Uptown+Records">Uptown Entertainment</a>/<a href:"http://www.discogs.com/label/MCA+Records">MCA Records</a>.
Scarface appears courtesy of <a href:"http://www.discogs.com/label/Rap-A-Lot+Records">Rap-A-Lot Records</a>.

Mastered at Bernie Grundman Mastering.

Company Overview:
CEO & President: Suge Knight
Founded: 1992
Roster: Snoop Doggy Dogg, 2pac, Tha Dogg Pound, Nate Dogg, The Lade of Rage, Danny Boy, Michel'le, Jewell, M.C. Hammer, David Blake, K-Solo, Operation From The Bottom, Six Feet Deep, Young Soldiers
Releases/Sales:
Albums (certified) - Artist - Sales (# pieces):
The Chronic - Dr. Dre - 4 million
Doggystyle - Snoop Doggy Dogg - 5 million
Above the Rim - Various Artists - 2 million
Murder Was the Case - Various Artists - 2 million
Dogg Food - Tha Dogg Pound - 2 million
All Eyez On Me - 2pac - 6 million
Singles (certified):
Nuthin' But a "G" Thang - Dr. Dre - 1 million
Dre Day - Dr. Dre - 1 million
Regulate - Warren G & Nate Dogg - 1 million
How Do U Want It - 2pac - 2 million
Over 26 million records sold (as of September 1996)
Gross receipts in excess of $170 million (as of September 1996)

℗© 1996 The New and "Untouchable" Death Row Records/Interscope Records. Manufactured and distributed by Priority Records Inc. Printed in U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 4992-50677-2 9
  • Matrix / Runout (Discs 1 & 2): MASTERED BY EMI MFG.
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 049925067729D1
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 1-1-14
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 049925067729RE1D2
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 1-1-7
  • Mastering SID Code (Discs 1 & 2): IFPI L043
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): ifpi 1605
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2): ifpi 1604

Other Versions (5 of 16) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
DROW 101 Various Death Row - Greatest Hits(2xCD, Comp, RE, RM) Death Row Records (2) DROW 101 Europe 2001 Sell This Version
DRR 63014-2 Various Death Row - Greatest Hits(2xCD, Comp, Club, Enh, RE, RM) Death Row Records (2) DRR 63014-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
P4 50677 Various Death Row - Greatest Hits(2xCass, Comp) Death Row Records (2) P4 50677 US 1996 Sell This Version
DRR 63014-1 Various Death Row - Greatest Hits(4xLP, Comp, RE, Dig) Death Row Records (2) DRR 63014-1 US 2001 Sell This Version
SPV 089-94162 Various Death Row - Greatest Hits(2xCD, Comp, RE, RM) Death Row Records (2), Death Row Europe SPV 089-94162 Europe 2001 Sell This Version

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