Swizz Beatz Presents G.H.E.T.T.O. Stories

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Swizz Beatz Presents G.H.E.T.T.O. Stories
Compilation album by Swizz Beatz
Released December 10, 2002
Recorded 2001–2002
Genre Hip hop, East Coast hip hop, experimental
Label Interscope, DreamWorks, Full Surface
Producer Swizz Beatz (exec.), John McClain (co-exec.)
Tony Lopez, James Seawood, S. Davis, Khary & Keough, Saint Denson, Kid Klever, J. Brown, Metallica, Bob Rock
Swizz Beatz chronology
G.H.E.T.T.O. Stories
(2002)
One Man Band Man
(2007)
Singles from G.H.E.T.T.O. Stories
  1. "Guilty"
    Released: April 27, 2002
  2. "Bigger Business"
    Released: December 14, 2002
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
RapReviews (8/10)[2]

Swizz Beatz Presents G.H.E.T.T.O. Stories is a compilation album by American hip hop record producer and recording artist Swizz Beatz, released December 10, 2002 under Interscope, DreamWorks and Full Surface. It debuted at #50 on the Billboard 200 album chart after SoundScan counted 59,000 sold the first week.[3]

The album spawned two singles, but more notably included the hit single "Good Times", as performed by Styles P. "Good Times" was included on Style P's 2002 debut album A Gangster and a Gentleman, while the song "Shyne", as performed by Shyne, was included on his 2004 album Godfather Buried Alive, which was released while Shyne was imprisoned.

Tracklisting[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "The Start" (Intro) Tony Lopez 1:47
2. "Ghetto Stories" (Swizz Beatz) Swizz Beatz, James Seawood (co.), S. Davis (add.) 3:38
3. "Big Business" (Jadakiss and Ron Isley) Swizz Beatz 4:34
4. "Turn It Up" (Interlude) Swizz Beatz 1:45
5. "Endalay" (Busta Rhymes and Swizz Beatz) Swizz Beatz 4:58
6. "Shyne" (Shyne and Mashonda) Swizz Beatz 4:31
7. "Ghetto Love" (Mashonda and LL Cool J) Swizz Beatz, Khary & Keough (co.) 5:06
8. "Alien" (skit) Swizz Beatz 2:13
9. "Good Times" (Styles P) Swizz Beatz, Saint Denson (co.) 4:25
10. "Gone Delirious" (Lil' Kim) Swizz Beatz 4:28
11. "N.O.R.E." (N.O.R.E.) Swizz Beatz 4:18
12. "Let Me See Ya Do Your Thing" (Birdman and Yung Wun) Swizz Beatz, Kid Klever (co.) 4:23
13. "Island Spice" (Eve) Swizz Beatz 4:27
14. "Guilty" (Bounty Killer and Swizz Beatz) Swizz Beatz, J. Brown (co.) 4:42
15. "Salute Me (Remix)" (Nas, Fat Joe and Cassidy) Swizz Beatz 3:58
16. "We Did It Again" (Metallica and Ja Rule) Metallica, Bob Rock, Swizz Beatz (add.) 4:44
17. "Bigger Business" (Jadakiss, Ron Isley, Diddy, Birdman, Snoop Dogg, Cassidy and TQ) Swizz Beatz 3:57

 • (co.) Co-producer
 • (add.) Additional production

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2002-2003)[4] Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 50
U.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums 10

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