20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: Rap & Hip Hop [Explicit Lyrics]

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All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: Rap & Hip Hop, released in Canada, is a scattered but ultimately satisfying compilation that rummages through Universal Music's archives from the '80s and '90s. Beginning with Kurtis Blow's "The Breaks" and ending with the Roots' "The Next Movement," the disc includes tracks from just about every period in between, with a noted emphasis on the late-'80s/early-'90s golden age Public Enemy's "Don't Believe the Hype," Slick Rick's "Children's Story," LL Cool J's "Mama Said Knock You Out," Eric B. & Rakim's "Paid in Full". The inclusions of Mary J. Blige's "What's the 411?" and Blackstreet's "No Diggity" demonstrate how...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: Rap & Hip Hop, released in Canada, is a scattered but ultimately satisfying compilation that rummages through Universal Music's archives from the '80s and '90s. Beginning with Kurtis Blow's "The Breaks" and ending with the Roots' "The Next Movement," the disc includes tracks from just about every period in between, with a noted emphasis on the late-'80s/early-'90s golden age Public Enemy's "Don't Believe the Hype," Slick Rick's "Children's Story," LL Cool J's "Mama Said Knock You Out," Eric B. & Rakim's "Paid in Full". The inclusions of Mary J. Blige's "What's the 411?" and Blackstreet's "No Diggity" demonstrate how hip-hop infiltrated R&B to the point where distinguishing between the two genres often became impossible.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/21/2003
  • Label: Universal Int'l
  • UPC: 044006840826
  • Catalog Number: 068408
  • Sales rank: 113,833

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Breaks (4:42)
  2. 2 Push It - Salt-N-Pepa (4:30)
  3. 3 Paid in Full (3:49)
  4. 4 Don't Believe the Hype (5:19)
  5. 5 Children's Story (3:58)
  6. 6 My Definition of a Boombastic Jazz Style (4:25)
  7. 7 Ladies First - Monie Love (3:54)
  8. 8 Crossover (3:49)
  9. 9 Mama Said Knock You Out - LL Cool J (4:48)
  10. 10 No Diggity (5:06)
  11. 11 What's the 411? (4:13)
  12. 12 The Next Movement - The Roots (4:11)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Kurtis Blow Composer
Bill Withers Composer
Quincy Jones Composer
L. Ron Hubbard Composer
Mark James Composer
Chuck D Composer
Flavor Flav Composer
Robert Ford Jr. Composer
David Gamson Composer
Chauncey Hannibal Composer
N. Napier Composer
M. Pierce Composer
Teddy Riley Composer
Richard Rodwell Composer
Erick Sermon Composer
Hank Shocklee Composer
R. Simmons Composer
L. Michael Smith Composer
Parrish Smith Composer
Roger Composer
K. Walker Composer
Ricky Walters Composer
M. Williams Composer
Eric "Vietnam" Sadler Composer
J.B. Moore Composer
Dr. Shane Faber Composer
A.P. Thompson Composer
L.C. "Good Rockin'" Robinson Composer
Fingerprints Composer
William Griffin Composer
Dana Owens Composer
Eric Barrier Composer
James McCants Composer
L. Walters Composer
Soo Gane Won Liner Notes
William Stewart Composer
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