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EPMDBack In Business

Label:Def Jam Music Group – 314 536 389-2
Format:
CD, Album
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Hip Hop
Style:Conscious

Tracklist

1Intro
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded By, Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Written-ByE. Sermon*
0:13
2Richter Scale
Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Performer [Sample]The Average White Band*, Kool & The Gang
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded ByTommy Uzzo
Written-ByE. Sermon*, P. Smith*
3:16
3Da Joint
Co-producerRockwilder
Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Performer [Sample]The Beastie Boys*, Lynn Collins*, The JB's*
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded ByTommy Uzzo
Written-ByD. Stinson*, E. Sermon*, P. Smith*
Written-By [Sample]A. Yauch*, J. Brown*, J. King*, M. Dike*, M. Diamond*, M. Simpson*
3:28
4Never Seen Before
Performer [Sample]Public Enemy
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded By, Mixed ByTommy Uzzo
Written-ByE. Sermon*, P. Smith*
2:51
5Skit
ProducerParrish Smith
Recorded By, Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Vocals [Additional]Das EFX, Nocturnal (10)
Written-ByA. Weston*, P. Smith*, W. Hines*
0:24
6Intrigued
FeaturingDas EFX
Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded ByTom Ciante*
Written-ByA. Weston*, E. Sermon*, P. Smith*, W. Hines*
3:38
7Last Man Standing
Co-producerErick Sermon
Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Performer [Sample]Barry White, Mobb Deep
ProducerParrish Smith
Recorded ByTom Ciante*
Written-ByE. Sermon*, P. Smith*
Written-By [Sample]A. Johnson*, B. White*, J. Muchita*, W. Seastrunk*
3:35
8Get Wit This
Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Performer [Sample]Billy Squire*
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded ByTom Ciante*
Written-ByE. Sermon*, P. Smith*
Written-By [Sample]B. Squire*
3:42
9Do It Again
Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Performer [Sample]Tom Browne
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded ByTom Ciante*
Written-ByE. Sermon*, P. Smith*
Written-By [Sample]T. Browne*, T. Smith*
2:52
10Apollo Interlude
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded By, Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Vocals [Additional]Darryl "Pop" Trotter
Written-ByD. Trotter*, E. Sermon*
1:18
11You Got's 2 Chill '97
Performer [Sample]Kool & The Gang, Zapp
Recorded By, Mixed ByTommy Uzzo
Written-ByE. Sermon*, P. Smith*
3:26
12Put On
Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
ProducerD.J. Scratch*
Recorded ByMikael Ifversen
Written-ByE. Sermon*, G. Spivey*, P. Smith*
3:54
13K.I.M.
FeaturingKeith Murray, Redman
Performer [Sample]The Beastie Boys*, Onyx
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded By, Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Written-ByE. Sermon*, K. Murray*, P. Smith*, R. Noble*
4:36
14Dungeon Master
Co-producerAngel "8 Off" Aguilar*
FeaturingNocturnal (10)
Mixed ByChris Irish
ProducerParish Smith*
Recorded ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Written-ByE. Sermon*, P. Smith*, Y. Muhammedi*
3:24
15Jane 5
Performer [Sample]Rick James
ProducerParrish Smith
Recorded By, Mixed ByIvan "Doc" Rodriguez*
Written-ByP. Smith*
Written-By [Sample]R. James*
2:41
16Never Seen Before (Remix)
Performer [Sample]Slave
ProducerErick Sermon
Recorded By, Mixed ByTommy Uzzo
Written-ByE. Sermon*, P. Smith*
Written-By [Sample]D. Webster*, M. Adams*, R. Turner*, S. Washington*, S. Arrington*
2:52
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Notes

"Richter Scale" contains samples from "Person To Person" (Stuart, Gorrie, McIntyre, McIntosh, Duncan, Ball) [...] as recorded by The Average White Band [...].
"Richter Scale" contains a sample from "Jungle Boogie" (R. Bell, R. Bell, D. Boyce, G. Brown, R. Mickens, C. Smith, D. Thomas, R. Westfield) [...] by Kool & The Gang [...].
"Da Joint" contains excerpts from "Shake Your Rump" (M. Dike, M. Diamond, J. King, A. Yauch, M. Simpson) [...] performed by The Beastie Boys [...].
"Da Joint" contains a sample from "Think (About It)" (J. Brown) [...] performed by The JB's featuring Lynn Collins [...].
"Never Seen Before" contains an interpolation of "Just Kissed My Baby" (A. Neville, L. Nocentelli, J. Modeliste, O. Porter) [...].
"Never Seen Before" contains a sample from "Public Enemy #1" (C. Ridenhour, H. Shocklee) [...] as recorded by Public Enemy [...].
"Last Man Standing" contains a smaple from "Midnight Groove" (W. Seastrunk, B. White [...] by Barry White [...].
"Last Man Standing" contains a sample from "Hell On Earth" (A. Johnson, J. Muchita) [...] performed by Mobb Deep [...].
"Get Wit This" contains excerpts from "Big Beat" (B. Squire) [...] performed by Billy Squire [...].
"Do It Again" contains a sample from "Funkin' Fo Jamaica" (T. Browne, T. Smith) [...] performed by Tom Browne [...].
"You Got's 2 Chill '97" contains a sample from "More Bounce To The Ounce" (R. Troutman) [...] as recorded by Zapp [...].
"You Got's 2 Chill '97" contains a sample from "Jungle Boogie" (R. Bell, R. Bell, D. Boyce, G. Brown, R. Mickens, C. Smith, D. Thomas, R. Westfield) [...] by Kool & The Gang [...].
"K.I.M." contains a sample of "(You Gotta) Fight For Your Right To Party" (R. Rubin, A. Yauch, A. Horovitz) [...] by The Beastie Boys [...].
"K.I.M." contains a sample of "Da Mad Face Invasion" (C. Parker, F. Scruggs, K. Jones, M. Fletcher, T. Taylor) [...] performed by Onyx [...].
"Jane 5" contains a sample from "Mary Jane" (R. James) [...] by Rick James [...].
"Never Seen Before (Remix)" contains a sample of "Watching You" (M. Adams, S. Arrington, R. Turner, S. Washington, D. Webster) [...] performed by Slave [...].

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 314536389-2 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Moulded): MADE IN USA BY PMDC
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 314 536 389-2 01% G
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 314 536 389-2 01% C
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 3): 314 536 389-2 01% B
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1, 2, 3): IFPI L007
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0321
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0315
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 0336

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Back In Business (2×LP, Promo, Album, Clean Version)Def Jam RecordingsDEF 198-1US1997
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  • 99problems's avatar
    99problems
    I love this album! E and P have real unique voices.

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