Jason's Lyric (soundtrack)

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Jason's Lyric
Soundtrack album to Jason's Lyric
Released September 27, 1994
Recorded 1993-1994;Various dates
Genre R&B/Hip hop
Length 77:34
Label Mercury Records
Producer Various
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars link

Jason's Lyric is the original soundtrack to the 1994 film Jason's Lyric. Released on September 27, 1994, it topped the Top R&B Albums chart and was a Top 20 Billboard 200 ranking album. It spawned three singles: "If You Think You're Lonely Now," a cover of the Bobby Womack hit by Jodeci lead singer K-Ci, "Crazy Love" by Brian McKnight and "U Will Know," a major collaboration from male R&B singers comprising Black Men United (BMU), written by future Neosoul artist D'Angelo.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "U Will Know" — Black Men United* – 4:00
  2. "Forget I Was a 'G'" — Whitehead Brothers – 3:56
  3. "Candy Man" — LL Cool J – 3:57
  4. "If Trouble Was Money" — Mint Condition featuring Albert Collins – 3:51
  5. "Just Like My Papa" — Tony! Toni! Toné! – 3:43
  6. "If You Think You're Lonely Now" — K-Ci Hailey – 3:56
  7. "Rodeo Style" — Jamecia – 4:23
  8. "Up and Down" — J. Quest – 4:01
  9. "Walk Away" — Da 5 Footaz – 3:42
  10. "Love Is the Key" — LSD – 4:04
  11. "No More Love" — DRS – 4:11
  12. "Crazy Love" — Brian McKnight – 4:02
  13. "That's How It Is" — Ahmad – 3:57
  14. "First Round Draft Pick" — Twinz, Warren G – 4:01
  15. "Brothers and Sistas" — Jayo Felony – 3:52
  16. "This City Needs Help" — Buddy Guy – 2:50
  17. "Nigga Sings the Blues" — Spice 1 – 3:19
  18. "Jesse James" — Scarface – 3:51
  19. "Love Is Still Enough" — Sovory – 3:55
  20. "Many Rivers to Cross" — Oleta Adams – 4:03

* included Lenny Kravitz, Tevin Campbell, Gerald Levert, El DeBarge, Usher, R. Kelly, Brian McKnight, Boyz II Men, Melvin Edmonds, Keith Sweat, Raphael Saadiq, Christopher Williams, Joe, and D'Angelo.

Charts[edit]

Chart (1994) Peak
position [1]
Billboard Pop Albums 17
Billboard Top Black Albums 1

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart Position [2]
1994 "If You Think You're Lonely Now" Rhythmic Top 40 12
"U Will Know" Billboard Hot 100 28
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 5
1995 "Crazy Love" Billboard Hot 100 45
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 10
"If You Think You're Lonely Now" Billboard Hot 100 17
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 11
Rhythmic Top 40 8
"U Will Know" Billboard Hot 100 41
Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 11

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