A Blitz of Salt-N-Pepa Hits

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A Blitz of Salt-N-Pepa Hits: The Hits Remixed is the first compilation album by American hip hop trio Salt-N-Pepa. It includes re-mixed versions of songs taken from their three studio albums, Hot, Cool & Vicious, A Salt with a Deadly Pepa and Blacks' Magic. The album has been certified platinum in Canada.[2]

A Blitz Of Salt-N-Pepa Hits
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Remix album by
ReleasedNovember 1990
Recorded1987–1990
Genre
Length45:37
LabelNext Plateau
Salt-N-Pepa chronology
Blacks' Magic
(1990)
A Blitz Of Salt-N-Pepa Hits
(1990)
The Greatest Hits
(1991)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic[1]

ReviewEdit

Stephen Thomas Erlewine of AllMusic wrote: "As remix albums go, Salt-N-Pepa's is fine, but their hit singles lose a bit of their magic in these extended forms."[1]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Do You Want Me" (European Remix)Hurby Azor5:58
2."Push It" (U.K. Remix)Hurby Azor, Ray Davies5:08
3."Expression" (Brixton Remix)Cheryl James4:50
4."Independent (feat Sybil" (Brixton Remix)Cheryl Smith, Sandra Denton4:06
5."Shake Your Thang (feat E.U.)" (Luv Bug Re-Edit)O'Kelly Isley, Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley4:00
6."Let's Talk About Sex" (Luv Bug Remix)Fingerprints, Al Bell4:43
7."Tramp" (Luv Bug Remix)Jimmy McCracklin, Lowell Fulsom, Herby Azor3:17
8."My Mic Sounds Nice" (45 King Remix)Hurby Azor4:57
9."I'll Take Your Man" (Quicksilver Re-Edit)George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, Bernie Worrell, Hurby Azor5:05
10."Get Up Everybody (Get Up)" (Steevee-O Remix)Hurby Azor3:36

CreditsEdit

  • Mastered at The Hit Factory
  • Mastered by Herb Powers Jr.

ChartsEdit

Chart performance for A Blitz of Salt-N-Pepa Hits
Chart (1991–1992) Peak
position
Australian Albums (ARIA)[3] 104
Canada Top Albums/CDs (RPM)[4] 23
UK Albums (OCC)[5] 70
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[6] 63

CertificationsEdit

Certifications for A Blitz of Salt-N-Pepa Hits
Region Certification Certified units/sales
Canada (Music Canada)[2] Platinum 100,000^

^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. A Blitz of Salt-N-Pepa Hits at AllMusic
  2. ^ a b "Canadian album certifications – Salt N Pepa – A Blitz of Salt N Pepa Hits". Music Canada. March 6, 1992. Retrieved August 12, 2021.
  3. ^ "Week commencing 18 June 1990". Bubbling Down Under. June 18, 2021. Retrieved June 18, 2021.
  4. ^ "Top RPM Albums: Issue 2053". RPM. Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved August 12, 2021.
  5. ^ "Official Albums Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved August 12, 2021.
  6. ^ "Salt-N-Pepa Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved August 12, 2021.