The Best of Both Worlds is a 2002 collaborative album by R. Kelly and Jay-Z. The album sold 285,000 in its opening week and debuted at on the . Billboard 200 albums chart. The album went platinum in the US for selling more than a million copies. signifies a co-producer.
Best of. In the memory of all our fallen soldiers (uh-huh) We lost along the way (ohhhhhoooh), knahmsayin' Ghetto to ghetto City to city, worldwide, we got y'all, y'knahmean? (Ghetto America) This album right here represents strength (Ohhhh! Yeahhh) Strength in our people, understand it. Cock-suckers can not touch us, the block love us We got the ghetto on our back muh'fuckers. Yeah, right Both worlds (rock for 'em Hov').
Both R. Kelly and Jay-Z were flying high around the time of The Best of Both Worlds, so the idea of a collaborative album was a reasonable one, following up the success of The Blueprint (2001) and TP-2. The Best of Both Worlds falls terribly short of both artists' high standards, unfortunately, sounding as if the vocals were phoned in, which in the case of Jay-Z they probably were, for his contributions (interjections and verses, mainly) sound like filler here
1. The Best Of Both Worlds. Engineer – Andy Gallas, John Oakes, Tatsuya SatoMixed By – Jason GoldsteinProducer – Megahertz (2)Recorded By – Abel Garibaldi, Gimel "Young Guru" KeatonWritten-By – D. Wesley, R. Kelly, S. Carter. Manufactured in the EU. Track 1: Zomba Songs In. R. Kelly Publishing, Inc. (adm. by Zomba Songs, In. /EMI Blackwood Music, In. Lil Lulu Publishing (BMI)/Dors-D Music Publishing (ASCAP). Recorded by Abel Garibaldi at Chicago Trax and Rock Land Studios, Chicago, IL and Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton for Loreal, Inc. at Baseline Studios, NYC. Mixed at Sony Music Studios, NYC.
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Includes FREE MP3 version of this album. Instead of taking R&B and rap to new heights, Best of Both Worlds proves, once again, that (graphic) sex is the only thing on R. Kelly's mind and Jay-Z can probably rhyme in his sleep. There are tolerable moments, à la the title track, which features R. Kelly's trademark sweeping melodies and Jay-Z's deadpan wit, but even some good hooks and poignant observations can't excuse insultingly juvenile cuts like "Honey" and "P y. The best of both worlds? Not even close.
Jay-Z) 7 Flaws and All 8 World Wide Woman 9 Get Me Bodied (Extended Mix) 10 If 11 Freakum Dress 12 Suga Mama 13 Déjà-vu (Feat. Jay-Z) 14 Ring the Alarm 15 Resentment 16 Listen (From Dreamgirls ). Bonus CD : 1 Amor Gitano 2 Listen (Oye) 3 Irreplaceable (Irreemplazable) 4 Beautiful Liar (Bello Embustero) 5 Beautiful Liar (Remix) 6 Beautiful Liar (Spanglish Version) 7 Irreplaceable (Irreemplazable) .Jay-Z & R. Kelly – The Best Of Both Worlds. Жанр: Hip-Hop, East Coast Rap. Размер альбома: 97 МБ.
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|1||The Best Of Both Worlds
Producer – Megahertz
|2||Take You Home With Me A.K.A. Body
Backing Vocals – Shanay ReedGuitar – Precision
|3||Break Up To Make Up
Guitar – John OakesKeyboards – Donnie Lyle, John Oakes
|4||It Ain't Personal
Keyboards – Precision
Co-producer – ToneFeaturing – Beanie SigelKeyboards – Andy Gallas, Kendall Nesbitt, Rodney East
Mixed By – Abel Garibaldi, Brandon Hull
|8||Shake Ya Body
Featuring – Lil' Kim
|10||Get This Money
Co-producer – Tone
Guitar – Andy Gallas
Bass – John Oakes, Louie "LP" Pimental
Featuring – Devin The DudeProducer – Charlemagne
- Design – Akisia Grigsby
- Executive-Producer – R. Kelly, Shawn Carter, Tone
- Guitar – Donnie Lyle (tracks: 3, 5 to 7, 9 to 11)
- Mastered By – Tom Coyne
- Mixed By – Jason Goldstein (tracks: 1 to 6, 8 to 13), Tatsuya Sato (tracks: 1 to 6, 8 to 13)
- Photography By – Jonathan Mannion
- Producer – Poke And Tone (tracks: 2 to 4, 8, 9, 11), R. Kelly (tracks: 2 to 12)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 4988017620984
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