Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous
album by Big L
Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous is the first studio album by American rapper, Big L. Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous was released on March 28, 1995 through Columbia Records. The album featured the singles "Put It On", "M.V.P.", and "No Endz, No Skinz".
|Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous|
|Studio album by|
|Released||March 28, 1995|
|Recorded||1991–1994 at Powerplay Studios in Queens, New York|
Unique Studios in New York City, New York
Chung King Studios in New York City, New York
|Genre||East Coast hip hop, hardcore hip hop, underground hip hop|
|Producer||Buckwild, Craig Boogie, Kid Capri, Lord Finesse, Showbiz|
|Big L chronology|
The album first appeared on the Billboard 200 at #149. It reached at #22 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. Since August 2000, It has sold over 200,000 copies since August 2000
The album was well received. The Source gave the album 4 out of 5 mics and said "[Big L] comes with ill animated lyrics, combined with metaphors that stun; a combo sure to have suckas on the run".
|1.||"Put It On" (featuring Kid Capri)||Best, Coleman||Buckwild||3:39|
|2.||"M.V.P."||Coleman, Hall, Jordan, M.D. DeBarge||Lord Finesse||3:40|
|3.||"No Endz, No Skinz" (featuring Showbiz)||Coleman, Lemay||Showbiz||3:30|
|4.||"8 Iz Enuff" (featuring Buddah Bless, Herb McGruff, Killa Cam, Mike Boogie, Terra, Big Twan & Trooper J)||Best, Buddah Bless, Coleman, Kam, McGruff, Mik, Terra, Trooper J., Twan||Buckwild||4:59|
|5.||"All Black"||Coleman, Hall||Lord Finesse||4:21|
|6.||"Danger Zone" (featuring Herb McGruff)||Best, Coleman||Buckwild||3:38|
|7.||"Street Struck"||Coleman, Hall||Lord Finesse||4:10|
|8.||"Da Graveyard" (featuring Lord Finesse, Microphone Nut, Jay-Z, Party Arty & Grand Daddy I.U.)||Best, Coleman||Buckwild||5:24|
|9.||"Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous"||Coleman, Hall||Lord Finesse||3:22|
|10.||"I Don't Understand It"||Coleman, Lemay||Showbiz||4:21|
|11.||"Fed Up wit the Bullshit"||Coleman, Hall||Lord Finesse||3:53|
|12.||"Let 'Em Have It "L"||C.Rollins, Coleman||Craig Boogie||3:58|
- ↑ "Lifestylez ov da Poor & Dangerous - Big L - Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
- ↑ "Street Buzz, Duets Fuel Sales Of Big L's The Big Picture". VH1. Archived from the original on 2013-08-10. Retrieved 2015-01-12.
- ↑ "Lifestylez of da Poor & Dangerous Review". The Source. New York, New York: Source Publications (66). March 1995. ISSN 1063-2085.