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Notorious B.I.G. - Ready To Die 2LP


Ready to Die is the debut studio album by The Notorious B.I.G.; it was released on September 13, 1994, by Bad Boy Records (5). The label's first release, the album features production by Bad Boy founder Sean "Puffy" Combs, Easy Mo Bee, Chucky Thompson, DJ Premier and Lord Finesse, among others. Recording for the album took place during 1993 to 1994 at The Hit Factory and D&D Studios in New York City. The partly autobiographical album tells the story of B.I.G.'s experiences as a young criminal. Ready to Die is his only studio album released during his lifetime, as he was murdered just days prior to the release of his second album, Life After Death (1997).
1.  Intro  
2.  Things Done Changed  
3.  Gimme The Loot  
4.  Machine Gun Funk  
5.  Warning  
6.  Ready To Die  
7.  One More Chance  
8.  Fuck Me (Interlude)  
9.  The What  
10. Juicy 
1.   Everyday Struggle 
2.   Me And My Bitch  
3.   Big Poppa  
4.   Respect  
5.   Friend Of Mine  
6.   Unbelievable  
7.   Suicidal Thoughts  
8.   Who Shot Ya