Project Funk da World

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Project: Funk Da World
Studio album by Craig Mack
Released September 20, 1994
Recorded 1993−1994
Genre Hip hop
Length 49:04
Label Bad Boy
Producer Sean "Puffy" Combs (exec.), Craig Mack, Easy Mo Bee, Rashad Smith, Lenny "Ace" Marrow
Craig Mack chronology
Project: Funk Da World
(1994)
Operation: Get Down
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Project: Funk Da World is the debut studio album by rapper Craig Mack, released September 20, 1994. The album was the second release on Bad Boy Records, following The Notorious B.I.G.'s classic Ready to Die by one week. Propelled by the success of the Platinum-selling smash hit single "Flava In Ya Ear", the album reached Gold sales status on February 22, 1995. "Flava In Ya Ear" also featured a successful remix (not included on the album), featuring guest verses from The Notorious B.I.G., Busta Rhymes, Rampage and LL Cool J. The album's second single, "Get Down", was the rapper's second Top 40 hit in 1994, and achieved Gold sales status in April 1995.

Though moderately successful and acclaimed at the time of its release, the album was overshadowed by the massive success of Ready to Die, and Craig Mack quickly lost public image, releasing only one other album, the commercially unsuccessful Operation: Get Down, in 1997.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Project: Funk Da World"   Craig Mack 4:22
2. "Get Down"   Easy Mo Bee for The Hitmen 4:27
3. "Making Moves With Puff" (featuring Puff Daddy) Rashad Smith 4:25
4. "That Y'all"   Mack, Lenny Marrow 5:07
5. "Flava In Ya Ear"   Easy Mo Bee for The Hitmen 3:37
6. "Funk Wit Da Style"   Mack, Marrow 4:55
7. "Judgement Day"   Easy Mo Bee for The Hitmen 3:49
8. "Real Raw"   Mack 4:01
9. "Mainline"   Easy Mo Bee for The Hitmen 4:34
10. "When God Comes"   Easy Mo Bee for The Hitmen 4:11
11. "Welcome To 1994"   Mack 5:32
Total length:
49:04

Samples[edit]

Album singles[edit]

Single information
"Flava in Ya Ear"
  • Released: July 31, 1994
  • B-Side: "Shinika"
"Get Down"
  • Released: December 12, 1994
  • B-Side: "Flava In Ya Ear (Remix)"

Chart positions[edit]

Album chart positions[edit]

Year Album Chart positions
Billboard 200 Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums
1994 Project: Funk Da World #21 #6

Singles chart positions[edit]

Year Song Chart positions
Billboard Hot 100 Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks Hot Rap Singles Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales Rhythmic Top 40
1994 "Flava In Ya Ear" #9 #4 #1 #1 #24
"Get Down/Making Moves With Puff" #38 #17 #2 #2 -

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