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In New Zealand it peaked at number 3. The song was written by Tupac as an outcry to "end the war on the streets", addressing the futility of racial difference and dissidence, particularly under the unifying banner of poverty. He also pays tribute to murdered black activists Malcolm X and Bobby Hutton in the song. It's just genius. Tupac recorded the song for inclusion on the Christmas-themed compilation album A Very Special Christmas 2 , but due to his legal troubles, the song was dropped from the compilation and was never released. This version has a much faster tempo and has a third and fourth verse which didn't feature in the remix. Neither 2Pac nor Elton John appeared in the video. Towards the end of the music video, the actor J. Williams is shot but then appears at his own funeral, fueling rumors that the rapper's death was faked. At the end of the video there is a message from his mother, Afeni Shakur , saying "Remember to keep yourself alive, there is nothing more important than that".
This year's theme is Greatest Soundtracks of All Time. Whether the songs are original, previously released, or a mix, music curation can make a great film iconic. What soundtrack album sits atop the tower of all-time best movie music?
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After the multiplatinum success of Dr. In fact, she hated the song. Having a chart-topping soundtrack soon became as important as scoring a box-office hit. Musical accompaniments to Boyz n the Hood and Juice went gold. The soundtrack for the Eddie Murphy romantic comedy Boomerang hit triple platinum. The soundtrack for multimillion-selling, Babyface-produced Waiting to Exhale remains a classic, as does the platinum one for The Nutty Professor , the double platinum one for Soul Food and the platinum Bulworth I had no idea how big the Above the Rim soundtrack would become. But Suge knew. He was sentenced last October to 28 years for voluntary manslaughter. Few people said no to Suge Knight.
Our editorial content is not influenced by any commissions we receive. By the end of , Death Row Records came out of nowhere to drop two of the biggest selling rap albums of all time—Dr. Dre's The Chronic , released December 15, and certified 4x platinum, and Snoop Doggy Dogg's Dog gystyle , released November 23, and certified 5x platinum. Dre and Snoop. Its next release was somewhat unexpected: a movie soundtrack—to a film about, of all things, NYC street basketball. And they did it while cultivating the most fearsome reputation in the music industry. Not only the soundtrack album but the film itself, specifically the behind-the-scenes drama that went on during its production in , would have an indelible impact on hip-hop in all sorts of ways. So pour yourself some gin and juice, cue up track one , and think back on all the ways ATR changed the rap game forever. All Rights Reserved. Sign up for the Complex Newsletter for breaking news, events, and unique stories.
One person found this helpful. Check out the new songs of SWV and albums. Verified Purchase. All the singles and albums of SWV, peak chart positions, career stats, week-by-week chart runs and latest news.
Download Hungama Music app to get access to unlimited free songs, free movies, latest music videos, online radio, new TV shows and much more at Hungama. Read more. It was written and produced by Brian Alexander Morgan, who composed the lyrics based on a young person falling in love for the first time. Report abuse. Reviewed in the United States on February 17, The album then went to No. It contains all of SWV's hits. Find the best place to download latest songs by SWV. Great value!!! This Greatest Hits, released in , is a track anthology released distributed in the U.
It contains most of the group's U. Exceptional Audio! SWV Greatest Hits Simitar album contains many of their biggest hits, a few select album tracks and remixes, plus three songs that were previously unreleased.
Some of the remix selections replace more popular versions of the songs - such as "I'm So Into You" and "Downtown.