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All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
More than any other label, Death Row defined gangsta rap and hip-hop in the early '90s, and the double-disc Death Row Greatest Hits captures nearly all of the label's biggest hits from artists like Dr. Dre, Snoop Doggy Dogg, and 2Pac. Although the disc bends some rules by including cuts that weren't released on Death Row and containing an abundance of previously unreleased songs, the compilation sums up the feeling of the early and mid-'90s. A single disc would have provided more consistent thrills -- and it would have eliminated the annoying remixes on disc two -- but the sprawl is also indicative of the self-indulgence of gangsta rap, which is essential to ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
More than any other label, Death Row defined gangsta rap and hip-hop in the early '90s, and the double-disc Death Row Greatest Hits captures nearly all of the label's biggest hits from artists like Dr. Dre, Snoop Doggy Dogg, and 2Pac. Although the disc bends some rules by including cuts that weren't released on Death Row and containing an abundance of previously unreleased songs, the compilation sums up the feeling of the early and mid-'90s. A single disc would have provided more consistent thrills -- and it would have eliminated the annoying remixes on disc two -- but the sprawl is also indicative of the self-indulgence of gangsta rap, which is essential to understanding the genre. And Death Row Greatest Hits has a string of great songs -- "Let Me Ride," "What's My Name," "Gin and Juice," "Nothin' but a G Thang" but no "California Love" -- making it an excellent summation of gangsta rap's glory days.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/22/2001
  • Label: Death Row Koch
  • UPC: 728706301411
  • Catalog Number: 63014
  • Sales rank: 41,614

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Nuthin' but a G Thang - Dr. Dre (3:37)
  2. 2 Gin and Juice - Snoop Dogg (3:34)
  3. 3 Afro Puffs - The Lady of Rage (4:49)
  4. 4 Natural Born Killaz - Dr. Dre (4:50)
  5. 5 Who Am I (What's My Name)? - Snoop Dogg (4:06)
  6. 6 Keep Their Heads Ringin' - Dr. Dre (4:13)
  7. 7 No Vaseline - Ice Cube (4:04)
  8. 8 Doggy Dogg World - Snoop Dogg (4:39)
  9. 9 Keep Ya Head Up - 2Pac (4:22)
  10. 10 Murder Was the Case - Snoop Dogg (4:19)
  11. 11 Lil' Ghetto Boy - Dr. Dre (4:24)
  12. 12 Ain't No Fun (If the Homies Can't Have None) - Snoop Dogg (4:06)
  13. 13 Lodi Dodi - Snoop Dogg (4:27)
  14. 14 Stranded on Death Row - Dr. Dre (4:49)
  15. 15 The Shiznit - Snoop Dogg (4:14)
  16. 16 Dear Mama - 2Pac (4:56)
  17. 17 Me Against the World - 2Pac (4:40)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Let Me Ride - Dr. Dre (5:53)
  2. 2 Gin and Juice - Snoop Dogg (5:07)
  3. 3 Daydreaming - Michel'le (4:53)
  4. 4 Who Am I (What's My Name)? - Snoop Dogg (4:11)
  5. 5 Nuthin' but a G Thang - Dr. Dre (4:35)
  6. 6 I Get Around - 2Pac (4:04)
  7. 7 Lil' Ghetto Boy - Dr. Dre (4:55)
  8. 8 Hit 'Em Up - 2Pac (5:19)
  9. 9 Who Been There, Who Done That? @@J-Flex (4:34)
  10. 10 Fuck Wit Dre Day - Jewell (4:43)
  11. 11 Pour out a Little Liquor - Thug Life (3:39)
  12. 12 What Would You Do - Tha Dogg Pound (5:08)
  13. 13 Come up to My Room - Tha Dogg Pound (4:37)
  14. 14 Come When I Call - Danny Ray (4:55)
  15. 15 Me in Your World - Dat Nigga Daz (3:46)
  16. 16 Smile for Me Now - 2Pac (4:47)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ice Cube Track Performer
Scarface Track Performer
Jodeci Track Performer
Dr. Dre Track Performer
Snoop Dogg Track Performer
The Lady of Rage Track Performer
2Pac Track Performer
Darrell Crooks Guitar
Rahmlee Michael Davis Horn
Tony G. Keyboards
Tyrone Griffen Horn
Puff Johnson Background Vocals
Michel'le Track Performer
Cornelius Mims Bass
Derek Organ Drums
Ricardo Rouse Guitar
Sean "Barney" Thomas Keyboards, Vocals
Barbara Wilson Vocals
Thug Life Track Performer
Dat Nigga Daz Vocals, Track Performer
Priest Brooks Keyboards
Nanci Fletcher Vocals
Tha Dogg Pound Track Performer
Kevyn Lewis Keyboards
Fernando Harkless Flute, Horn
Steve Baxter Horn
Stu Bullard Keyboards
Danny Ray Track Performer
Black Angel Vocals
Kurupt Vocals
James Cornwell Percussion
Dorothy Coleman Vocals
Warryn Campbell Keyboards
O.Genius Vocals
Jewell Vocals, Background Vocals
Technical Credits
George McCrae Engineer
Minnie Riperton Engineer
Patrice Rushen Engineer
Joe Sample Engineer
Leon Haywood Engineer
Dr. Dre Producer
2Pac Producer
Dave Aron Engineer
Tommy D Producer
DJ Quik Producer
Tom Dougherty Engineer
Julio G. Producer
Tony G. Producer
Isaac Hayes Engineer
Soulshock Producer
DeVante Swing Producer
Keston Wright Engineer, Contributor
Karlin Producer, Contributor
Dat Nigga Daz Producer
Lance Pierre Engineer
Damon Thomas Producer
Sir Jinx Producer
Sam Sneed Producer
Dalvin DeGrate Vocal Arrangements
Kevyn Lewis Producer
Johnny J Producer
Tommy "D" Daugherty Engineer
DJ Daryl Producer
Kurt Curthon Producer
Barney Flex Producer
Patrick Shevelin Engineer
Suge Knight Executive Producer
George Pryce Art Direction
Brent Ronald Illustrations
Reggie Lamb Producer, Vocal Arrangements
DJ Jam Producer
Johnny Watson Engineer
T.J. Johnson Illustrations
Rokusuke Ei Composer
Tony "D" Pizarro Producer, Engineer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    DEATHROW

    This is one of the best cd's ever.It has Dr.Dre,Snopp Dogg,and tupac there like the greatest rappers of all time.

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