Jay-Z releases his debut album : ‘ Reasonable Doubt’ featuring Mary J. Blige and The Notorious B.I.G. (1996)

Jay-Z’ ‘Reasonable Doubt’ is his debut studio album featuring Mary J. Blige and The Notorious B.I.G. among others and released on June 25, 1996 by Roc-A-Fella / Priority

Track Listing : 1.Can’T Knock The Hustle (Shawn Carter, Marcus Miller, Jerome Foster) – 05:17 . [Sampling : “Much Too Much” By Marcus Miller, “I Know You Got Soul” By Eric B. & Rakim, “Fool’S Paradise” By Meli’Sa Morgan, “Scarface”] . 2.Politics As Usual (Shawn Carter, David Willis, Cynthia Biggs) – 03:41 . [Sampling : “Hurry Up This Way Again” By The Stylistics] . 3.Brooklyn’S Finest (Shawn Carter, Rodolfo Franklin, Christopher Wallace, Leroy Bonner, Greg Webster, Andrew Noland, Marshall Jones, Ralph Middlebrooks, Walter Morrison,Mervin Pierce) – 04:36 . [Sampling : “Ecstasy” By The Ohio Players, “Brooklyn Zoo” By Ol’ Dirty Bastard, “Carlito’S Way] . 4.Dead Presidents Ii (Shawn Carter, David Willis, Lonnie Liston Smith, Nasir Jones, Peter Phillips) – 04:27 . [Sampling : “A Garden Of Peace” By Lonnie Liston Smith, “The World Is Yours (Tip Mix)” By Nas, “Oh My God (Remix)” By A Tribe Called Quest] . 5.Feelin’ It (Shawn Carter, David Willis) – 03:48 . [Sampling : “Pastures” By Ahmad Jamal] . 6.D’Evils (Shawn Carter, Christopher Martin) – 03:31 . [Sampling : “Go Back Home” By Allen Toussaint, “I Shot Ya (Remix)” By Ll Cool J, “Murder Was The Case” By Snoop Dogg] . 7.22 Two’S (Shawn Carter, David Willis) – 03:29 . [Sampling : “Can I Kick It?” By A Tribe Called Quest] . 8.Can I Live (Shawn Carter, Irving Lorenzo, Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 04:10 . [Sampling : “The Look Of Love” By Isaac Hayes] . 9.Ain’T No Nigga (Shawn Carter, Inga Marchand, Jonathan Burks, Dennis Lambert, Brian Potter, August Moon, Tyrone Thomas) – 04:03 . [Sampling : “Seven Minutes Of Funk” By The Whole Darn Family And Interpolations Of “Ain’T No Woman (Like The One I Got)” By The Four Tops] . 10.Friend Or Foe (Shawn Carter, Christopher Martin) – 01:49 . [Sampling : “Hey What’S That You Say” By Brother To Brother] . 11.Coming Of Age (Shawn Carter, Rodolfo Franklin, James Mtume) – 03:59 . [Sampling : “Inside You” By Eddie Henderson] . 12.Cashmere Thoughts (Shawn Carter, Rodolfo Franklin, Hamilton Bohannon, Leroy Emmanuel, Melvin Ragin) – 02:56 . [Sampling : “Save Their Souls” By Bohannon] . 13.Bring It On (Shawn Carter, Christopher Martin, Jonathan Burks, Todd Gaither) – 05:01 . [Sampling : “1, 2 Pass It” By D&D All-Stars] . 14.Regrets (Shawn Carter, Patty F. Di Pasquale) – 04:34 . [Sampling : “It’S So Easy Loving You” By Earl Klugh And Hubert Laws]


Jonathan Mannion

Musicians : Jay-Z – Vocals . Big Jaz – Vocals On (13) . Memphis Bleek – Vocals On (11) . Notorious B.I.G. – Vocals On (3) . Sauce Money – Vocals On (13) . Mary J. Blige – Vocals On (1) . Foxy Brown – Vocals On (9) . Mecca – Vocals On (5)


Hype Williams

Production : Produced By Big Jaz, Sean Cane, Clark Kent, Dahoud, Dj Irv, Dj Premier, Knobody, Peter Panic, Sk .

Package : Adrien Vargas – Art Direction, Design . Cey Adams – Artwork . Jonathan Mannion asterisques RVM – Photography .

Video Director(S) : Abdul Malik Abbott For “Dead Presidents” And “Ain’T No Nigga” . Hype Williams asterisques RVM For “Can’T Knock The Hustle”

Recorded September 1994–February 1996 At D&D Studios, New York City

Released June 25, 1996 By Roc-A-Fella / Priority

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