Music to Driveby is the third studio album by American gangsta rap group Compton's Most Wanted. It was released on September 29, 1992 through Orpheus/Epic Records. Recording sessions took place at Big Beat Soundlabs in Los Angeles and at Slips X Factor Studios in Inglewood from May 18 to June 9, 1992.
Music to Driveby is the third studio album by American rap group Compton’s Most Wanted. It was released September 29, 1992 on Orpheus Records. It is seen as one of the great gangsta rap albums from the golden age of hip hop. Similar to . s Straight Outta Compton, Music to Driveby includes similar themes centered around nihilism, hood life and participation in gangs. Tap and hold to copy URL. Music to Driveby Tracklist. 1. Intro (Music to Driveby) Lyrics.
Comptons Most Wanted. Music To Driveby (CD, Album). Orpheus Records, Epic. Comptons Most Wanted.
Compton's Most Wanted. Biography by Jason Birchmeier. A got most of the recognition, Compton's Most Wanted also did much to popularize and proliferate early-'90s West Coast gangsta rap. Led by future solo artist MC Eiht and legendary West Coas. ead Full Biography. Compton's Most Wanted. It's a Compton Thang. When We Wuz Bangin' 19. ee Full Discography.
18 Songs, 57 Minutes. Released: 29 Sep 1992. More By Compton's Most Wanted. See All. Straight Checkn' Em. 1991. It's a Compton Thang! 1990.
In 1988, Compton's Most Wanted under the production leadership of "Terry DJ Slip Allen" recorded their 1st ever professional songs called Rhymes To Funky. It was one of the many featured songs on the "Sound Control Mob - Under Investigation" Compton compilation album on "Kru Cut, City Fresh Records", along with artist like: "Vanilla C", "PG 13" and "MC Looney Tunes . Again in 1992, the group released their third and most successful studio album, Music to Driveby. It featured the single "Hood Took Me Under" which the original song was produced by DJ Mike T and the remix single and video version by DJ Slip. This song charted at in . The "Hood Took Me Under" album version was also featured years later in 2004 on the popular PlayStation 2 video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas radio station, Radio Los Santos and in 2005 for Microsoft Windows and Xbox.
Music to Driveby 1992. Once his debut album, We Come Strapped (1994), debuted at number five on Billboard's chart, the rapper didn't look back, leaving his group behind for nearly a decade until they briefly reunited in the early 2000s for a comeback album and best-of collection. Comprised of rappers Eiht and Chill MC, turntablist DJ Mike T, and producers DJ Slip and the Unknown DJ, CMW came together in 1989 and recorded a debut album, It's a Compton Thang (1990).
0. 0. More albums from Compton’s Most Wanted. 1989-99 - When We Wuz Bangin. When We Wuz Bangin' 1989-1999: The Hitz.
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Tracklist Hide Credits
|2||Hit The Floor||1:49|
|3||Hood Took Me Under
Music By – Michael Bryant*Producer – DJ Mike T*
|5||Compton 4 Life
Mixed By – DJ Slip
|6||8 Iz Enough||2:48|
|7||Duck Sick II||3:43|
|8||Dead Men Tell No Lies||3:41|
|9||N 2 Deep
Music By – Isaac HayesRap [Featuring], Lyrics By – Mr. Scarface*
|10||Who's Xxxxing Who?
Music By – Michael Bryant*Producer – DJ Mike T*
|11||This Is A Gang||3:37|
Written By [Music] – Garson, Hillar
|14||I Gots To Get Over
Music By – Austin Johnson, Smeed Hudman
|15||U's A Bitch
Backing Vocals – EMmage
Music By – Isaac Hayes
|17||Def Wish II||3:32|
|18||Music To Driveby||3:31|
- Mastered At – Bernie Grundman Mastering
- Manufactured By – Epic
- Recorded At – Big Beat Soundlabs
- Mixed At – Big Beat Soundlabs
- Recorded At – X Factor Studios
- Mixed At – X Factor Studios
- Art Direction, Photography By – Peter Dokus
- Design – David Duarte
- Executive-Producer – Andre Manuel
- Keyboards, Saxophone, Harmonica, Backing Vocals – William Zimmerman
- Mastered By – "Big Bass" Brian*
- Mixed By – Mike "Webeboomindashit5-0" Edwards* (tracks: 1 to 4, 6 to 18)
- Music By – Aaron Tyler (tracks: 1, 8, 13), Alaric Simon (tracks: 5, 13, 14), Andre Manuel (tracks: 7, 12, 15 to 18), Terry Allen (tracks: 2, 4, 6 to 11)
- Producer – DJ Slip (tracks: 2, 4, 6 to 11), MC Eiht (tracks: 1, 8, 13, 14), Master Ric Roc* (tracks: 5, 13, 14), Unknown* (tracks: 12, 15 to 18)
- Rap, Lyrics By – MC Eiht, The*
- Recorded By – DJ Slip (tracks: 5, 6, 9, 10), Mike "Webeboomindashit5-0" Edwards* (tracks: 1 to 4, 7, 8, 11 to 18)
- Scratches – The Mighty DJ Mike T*
Notes(P)(C) 1992 Sony Music Entertainment Inc. Manufactured by Epic, a division of Sony Music, 666 Fifth Ave., P.O. Box 4455, New York, NY 10101-4455.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 5 099747 222528
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