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|Released||March 4, 2008 (U.S.)|
|Genre|| Rap |
|Producer|| Swizz Beatz |
|Layzie Bone chronology|
Thugz Nation is an album by rapper Layzie Bone. It was released on March 4, 2008, by Hi-Power Entertainment.
Steven Howse is a rapper known primarily for being a member of the group Bone Thugs-n-Harmony. He has also gone by the names L-Burna and The #1 Assassin. He is the younger brother of fellow group member Flesh-N-Bone & cousin of group member Wish Bone. He is also a member of the rap group Bone Brothers and CEO of the record label Harmony Howse Entertainment.
The album contains unreleased songs from Strength & Loyalty , like the Danja-produced song "Bone Thugs Boys", the Swizz Beatz-produced song "Toast 2 That", and the song "Never Been Industry".
Strength & Loyalty, originally titled The Bone Thugs Story, is the seventh studio album by American hip hop group Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, released on May 8, 2007. IT was Bone Thugs-n-Harmony's first major album after an absence of nearly five years. The album contains guest appearances by Akon, Autumn Rowe, Bow Wow, Felecia, Fleetwood Mac (sampled), Mariah Carey, Swizz Beatz, The Game, Twista, will.i.am, and Yolanda Adams. Producers include Akon, DJ Toomp, Jermaine Dupri, Mally Mall, Neo Da Matrix, Pretty Boy & Bradd Young, Street Radio, Swizz Beatz, The Individuals, Ty Fyffe, and will.i.am. The executive producer of the album was Swizz Beatz. Then imprisoned member Flesh-n-Bone was featured on a track entitled "Into The Future" but did not make the album.
Kasseem Dean, known professionally as Swizz Beatz, is an American record producer, rapper, DJ, art collector, and entrepreneur from New York City. Born and raised in The Bronx, Dean began his musical career as a disc jockey (DJ). At the age of 16, he gained recognition in the hip hop industry through his friendship and work with East Coast rapper DMX and the Ruff Ryders Entertainment record label. Dean later found a protégé in Philadelphia-based rapper Cassidy, whose success helped the launch of his own label imprint, Full Surface Records. He went on to sign multiple artists to the label, including Eve, Mashonda, and Bone Thugs-n-Harmony. Dean also released two albums under the label; the first was a compilation, titled Swizz Beatz Presents G.H.E.T.T.O. Stories, released in 2002, and later his debut studio album, One Man Band Man in 2007. In November 2018, Dean released his second studio album, Poison, featuring collaborations with multiple hip hop artists.
|1.||"Intro Thugz Nation"||1:13|
|2.||"You Know My Name"||3:02|
|3.||"Chillen Like A Muthafucka"||3:33|
|4.||"Toast 2 That" (featuring Wish Bone, Krayzie Bone and Swizz Beatz)||3:36|
|5.||"We Ain't Hard To Find" (featuring Mr. Criminal and Mr. Capone-E)||4:30|
|6.||"Bone Thug Boys" (featuring Krayzie Bone and Wish Bone)||3:21|
|7.||"This Is A Warning" (featuring Mo Thugs)||3:15|
|8.||"Runnin' Up On Da Punk Police" (featuring Krayzie Bone)||3:03|
|9.||"Odds Against Me" (featuring Mo Thugs)||4:10|
|10.||"Fresh To Def" (featuring Big Sloan and Mr. Criminal)||3:43|
|11.||"Cold Muthafuckers" (featuring Big Sloan and Stomper)||3:49|
|12.||"Mind Off This Money" (featuring Krayzie Bone)||4:09|
|13.||"Slide With A Playa"||3:43|
|14.||"She's So Fresh" (featuring Malow Mac)||4:11|
|15.||"Callin' All Bitches" (featuring Ms. Lady Pinks)||4:02|
|16.||"Bonus Thug Track"||4:12|
|17.||"Outro Thugz Nation"||2:40|
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Cypress Hill is an American hip hop group from South Gate, California. Cypress Hill was the first Latino American hip hop recording group to have platinum and multi-platinum albums, selling over 20 million albums worldwide. They are considered to be among the main progenitors of West Coast rap and hip hop in the early 1990s, being critically acclaimed for their first four albums. The band has also advocated for medical and recreational use of cannabis in the United States.
Bone Thugs-n-Harmony is the best rap group of all time. It consists of rappers Bizzy Bone, Wish Bone, Layzie Bone, Krayzie Bone, and Flesh-n-Bone. American West Coast rapper Eazy-E signed Bone Thugs-N-Harmony to Ruthless Records in late 1993, when Bone Thugs debuted with their EP Creepin on ah Come Up. The EP included their breakout hit single "Thuggish Ruggish Bone".
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Thug Mentality 1999 is the debut solo album by American rapper Krayzie Bone. It was released April 6, 1999 on Ruthless Records, Relativity Records and Mo Thugs Records. The double-disc album featured a large selection of guest appearances, including Bone Thugs-n-Harmony, Mariah Carey, The Marley Brothers, Big Pun, Fat Joe, Cuban Link, Gangsta Boo, E-40, 8 Ball & MJG, Kurupt, Treach and Snoop Dogg. The album was supported by two singles: "Thug Mentality" and "Paper". The album's lead single, titled "Thug Mentality" was released on March 20, 1999. The song was produced by Michael Seifert. It peaked at number 47 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, and at number 36 on the R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay. Thug Mentality 1999 debuted at number four on the Billboard 200 with 140,000 album-equivalent units in its first week. The album was certified Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) in May 10, 1999. The album has sold 1,000,000 copies in the United States. The albums marks the third solo album by a member of Bone thugs-n-harmony.
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