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What's The 411? Remix
Remix album by Mary J. Blige
December 7, 1993
R&B, neo soul, hip hop
Producer Tim "Buttnaked" Dawg
(, Tony Dofat, Teddy Riley, Darrin Whittington, Kenny Kornegay, Daddy-O, Tumblin' Dice, 3rd Eye, Mark Sparks, Dave Hall, Sean "Puffy" Combs, Vincent Herbert exec.)
Mary J. Blige chronology
Singles from What's the 411? Remix
" You Don't Have to Worry"
Released: October 19, 1993
" My Love"
Released: May 28, 1994
is a remix album by American recording artist What's the 411? Remix Mary J. Blige. The album was released on December 7, 1993 on MCA/ Uptown Records. Executively produced by "Buttnaked" Tim Dawg, What's the 411? Remix is a primarily remix album with Blige's critically acclaimed and well-received debut album being remixed, with guests and producers such as Diddy, Teddy Riley, Craig Mack, Heavy D, The Notorious B.I.G., and K-Ci Hailey. Both Craig Mack and The Notorious B.I.G. would later sign on Diddy's own imprint Bad Boy Records first rap artists, after Combs was fired from Uptown Records a year earlier. Nonetheless, the album received favorable reviews and debuted at number 118 on the US and at number 22 on the Billboard 200 Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. It is often considered by some as a predecessor to Blige's album . My Life
Background [ edit ]
What's the 411? Remix opened at number one-hundred eighteen on the US , and entered at number twenty-two on the Billboard 200 Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. The album is a remix of Blige's debut studio album, . What's the 411?
Track listing [ edit ]
"Real Love (Remix)" contains a
sample of "Superman Theme" as performed by Leon Klatzkin, "Clean Up Woman" as performed by Betty Wright, "Hihache" as performed by Lafayette Afro Rock Band, and "So Wat Cha Sayin'" as performed by EPMD. "Love No Limit (Puffy's Remix)" contains a sample of "Risin' to the Top" as performed by
Keni Burke. "You Don't Have to Worry (Remix Main with Rap)" contains a sample of "
Ode to Billie Joe" as performed by Lou Donaldson. "What's the 411? (Remix)" contains a sample of "Superman Lover" as performed by
Johnny "Guitar" Watson. "Reminisce (Bad Boy Remix)" contains a sample of "New Generation" as performed by The Classical Two and "They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)" as performed by
Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth.
Chart performance [ edit ]
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