Released, in 1991 by Sire Records, this was Ice-T's fourth record. Some say it was his best and others say only a handful of songs are any good. Take a listen for yourself.
A1 Home Of The Bodybag
A2 First Impression
A4 Mic Contract
A5 Mind Over Matter
A6 New Jack Hustler
A8 Bitches 2
A9 Straight Up Nigga
A10 O.G. Original Gangster
A11 The House
B1 Evil E - What About Sex?
B2 Fly By
B4 Fried Chicken
B6 Lifestyle Of The Rich And Infamous
B7 Body Count
B8 Prepared To Die
B9 Escape From The Killing Fields
B10 Street Killer
B11 Pulse Of The Rhyme
B12 The Tower
B13 Ya Shoulda Killed Me Last Year
Sire – 4-26492, Sire – 9 26492-4
Record Company – Sire Records Company
Record Company – Time Warner
Marketed By – Warner Bros. Records Inc.
Produced For – Rhyme $yndicate Records
Produced For – Ammo Dump Productions
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sire Records Company
Copyright (c) – Sire Records Company
Phonographic Copyright (p) – WEA International Inc.
Copyright (c) – WEA International Inc.
Published By – Rhyme Syndicate Music
Recorded At – Syndicate Studios West
Recorded At – Wide Tracks
Recorded At – Dodge City Sound
Recorded At – Fox Run Studios
Mixed At – Fox Run Studios
Mixed At – Pacifique Studios
Mastered At – Future Disc
Booking – Cara Lewis, William Morris (6)
Design [Cover Design] – Tim Stedman
Engineer [Mix Engineer] – Vachik (The Terrorist)*
Engineer [Recording Engineers] – Dennis (Deaf P) Parker*, Batte*, Vachik (The Terrorist)*
Executive-Producer – Ice-T
Legal [Best Criminal Defense Lawyer On Earth] – Barry Tarlow
Legal [Syndicate Mouthpiece] – Eric Greenspan
Management – Jorge Hinojosa, Mickey Benson, Rhyme Syndicate Management, Steve Stewart (3)
Management [Road Management] – Charlie Jam*
Management [Syndicate New York Connection] – Mickey*
Photography By – Glen E. Friedman
Photography By [Assistant Photographer] – "King James" Cassimus
Producer – Afrika Islam, Bilal Bashir, D.J. Aladdin*, Ice-T, DJ SLJ*
Recording Supervisor [Project Production Supervisor] – D.J. Aladdin*
Scratches [All Songs Cut The *$@%& Up By] – D.J. Evil E The Great!*
Written-By [Co-Writers] – Daeboe (tracks: B12), Grandmaster Melle Mel (tracks: A9)
Written-By, Arranged By – Ice-T
Issued with a fold-out j-card picture inlay cover with printed lyrics to all tracks and credits.
One catalog number is on the spine: 9 26492-4; the other is on the tape shell: 4-26492.
Recording details as appearing in inlay credits:
Recorded at Syndicate Studios West, Widetracks, Dodge City and Fox Run Studios L.A.
Mixed at Fox Run Studios L.A. except "New Jack Hustler" Mixed at Pacifique L.A.
Mastered at Future Disc Systems L.A.
All songs (C) 1991 Rhyme Syndicate Music ASCAP
"Bitches 2" contains sample from "Dr. Funkenstein" (George Clinton / Bernie Worrell / William Earl Collins) Rightsong Music, Inc. / Malbiz Music / Rubberband Music BMI.
Made in U.S.A.