Rhyme & Reason (soundtrack)

Rhyme & Reason (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) is the soundtrack to Peter Spirer's 1997 documentary film Rhyme & Reason. It was released on January 14, 1997 through Priority Records. The album found a great deal of success, peaking at #16 on the Billboard 200 and #1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart in the United States.

Rhyme & Reason (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Soundtrack album by
Various artists
ReleasedJanuary 14, 1997
GenreHip hop
Singles from Rhyme & Reason
  1. "Nothin' But the Cavi Hit"
    Released: November 26, 1996
Professional ratings
Review scores

Track listing edit

1."Nothin' But the Cavi Hit" (performed by Mack-10 & Tha Dogg Pound)Dat Nigga Daz4:03
2."Wild Hot" (performed by Busta Rhymes & A Tribe Called Quest)3:03
3."Reason for Rhyme" (performed by 8Ball & MJG)Crazy C5:01
4."Uni-4-Orm" (performed by Ras Kass, Heltah Skeltah & Canibus)Fabian Hamilton4:44
5."Bogus Mayn" (performed by Crucial Conflict)
  • C. Johnson
  • W. Martin
  • M. King
  • R. Leverston
Ralph "Wildstyle" Leverston4:44
6."Every Year" (performed by E-40)
7."Tragedy" (performed by RZA)3:47
8."Represent" (performed by MC Eiht)A. TylerMC Eiht4:49
9."Niggaz Don't Want It" (performed by Lost Boyz)Big Dex4:55
10."Bring It Back" (performed by KRS-One)L. ParkerKRS-One5:04
11."Is There a Heaven 4 a Gangsta?" (performed by Master P)P. Miller3:35
12."Liquor Store Run" (performed by Volume 10)D. Hawkins
  • Clever Kisum
13."The Way It Iz" (performed by GuRu, KaiBee & Lil' Dap)
14."Business First" (performed by Nyoo & DeCoca)
  • D. McLaughlin
  • D. Heard
  • S. Blagmon
Blac Earl4:15
15."No Identify" (performed by Delinquent Habits)
  • K. Thomas
  • I. Martin
  • A. Martines
O.G. Style4:02
Total length:1:04:40
Sample credits

Charts edit

Certifications edit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
United States (RIAA)[5] Gold 500,000^

^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ Witt, Chris. "Rhyme & Reason - Original Soundtrack | Songs, Reviews, Credits | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved November 6, 2018.
  2. ^ "Soundtrack Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved May 5, 2021.
  3. ^ "Soundtrack Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved May 5, 2021.
  4. ^ "Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums – Year-End 1997". Billboard. Retrieved May 5, 2021.
  5. ^ "American album certifications – Soundtrack – Rhyme". Recording Industry Association of America.

External links edit

Rhyme & Reason - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack at Discogs (list of releases)