Set It Off (soundtrack)

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Set It Off: Music From the New Line Cinema Motion Picture
Soundtrack album by Various artists
Released September 24, 1996
Recorded 1995–1996
Genre Hip hop, R&B
Label Eastwest
Producer Dr. Dre Organized Noize, Barry Eastmond, DJ U-Neek, DJ Scratch, DJ Mark the 45 King, Pras Michel, Delite, Keith Crouch, DJ Rectangle
Various artists chronology
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Allmusic 4/5 stars link

Set It Off: Music From the New Line Cinema Motion Picture is the soundtrack to the 1996 crime film, Set It Off. It was released on September 24, 1996 by Eastwest Records and featured production from several of hip hop and R&B's top producers such as Organized Noize, DJ U-Neek and DJ Rectangle. The soundtrack was a huge success making it to number four on the Billboard 200 and number three on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and featured seven charting singles "Set It Off", "Don't Let Go (Love)", "Days Of Our Livez", "Angel", "Come On", "Let It Go" and "Missing You". All of the singles had music videos made for them. The track "The Heist" by Da 5 Footaz also had a music video made, even though it was not released as a single. On November 12, 1996 the album was certified platinum by the RIAA.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Artist/Performer Length
1. "Set It Off"   Ivan Martias / Andrea Martin / Organized Noize /Dana Owens / Steve Standard Organized Noize featuring Queen Latifah 5:02
2. "Missing You"   Gordon Chambers / Barry J. Eastmond Brandy, Tamia, Gladys Knight & Chaka Khan 4:23
3. "Don't Let Go (Love)"   Ivan Martias / Andrea Martin / Organized Noize En Vogue 4:51
4. "Days of Our Livez"   Bone Thugs-N-Harmony Bone Thugs-n-Harmony 5:49
5. "Sex Is on My Mind"   S. Brown Blulight 4:40
6. "Live to Regret"   Trevor Smith / George Spivey Busta Rhymes 4:18
7. "Angel"   Carolyn Franklin / Sonny Saunders Simply Red 3:39
8. "Name Callin' (Foxy Brown Diss)"   Dana Owens / Nichelle Strong Queen Latifah 3:50
9. "Angelic Wars"   Robert Barnett / Fred Bell / Willie Knighton / Organized Noize / Jamahr Williams Goodie Mob 3:21
10. "Come On"   Darrell "Delite" Allamby / Billy Lawrence Billy Lawrence featuring MC Lyte 4:09
11. "Let It Go"   Keith Crouch / Glenn McKinney / Roy Dog Pennon Ray J 4:53
12. "Hey Joe" (Live) Billy Roberts Seal 4:20
13. "The Heist"   Jamali Cathorn / Ericka Martin / Kim Savage Da 5 Footaz 4:04
14. "From Yo Blind Side"     X-Man featuring H Squad 4:04
15. "Up Against the Wind"   Christopher Young Lori Perry 4:28

Track 15 is NOT available on ALL available physical and digital variations of this album.[citation needed]

External links[edit]

Set It Off Original Soundtrack at AllMusic