Blade (soundtrack)

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Soundtrack album by Various artists
Released August 25, 1998
Recorded 1998
Genre Electronic music, Hip hop
Length 73:51
Label TVT/Epic
Producer DJ Premier
Patricia Joseph
Nasheim Myrick
Dame Grease
DJ Krush
Wild Style of Crucial Conflict
Wesley Snipes(Exec.)
Master P(Exec.)
Blade soundtracks chronology
Blade II
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Blade is the soundtrack to the 1998 film, Blade. It was released on August 25, 1998 through TVT Records and Epic Records and featured a wide range of musical genres including hip hop, techno, electronic and alternative rock. The soundtrack managed to make it to #36 on the Billboard 200 and #28 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and featured one charting single "Wrek Tha Discotek" which peaked at #42 on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart.

The album was certified Gold by the RIAA on May 19, 1999 for sales of over 500,000 copies.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Artist Length
1. "The Edge of the Blade" Mystikal 4:12
2. "1/2 & 1/2" Gang Starr & M.O.P. 4:17
3. "Blade" KRS-One & Channel Live 3:11
4. "Fightin' a War" Down 2 Earth & Rome 4:01
5. "Reservations" P.A. 4:26
6. "Gangsta Bounce" Wolfpak (Chief Headhunter, Mr Po-Flip & Slip-Roc) 5:27
7. "Things Ain't the Same" Kasino 4:33
8. "Deadly Zone" Bounty Killer, Big Noyd & Mobb Deep 5:00
9. "Blade 4 Glory" Majesty & Bizzy Bone 3:45
10. "Strictly Business" EPMD vs. Mantronik 3:36
11. "Wrek Tha Discotek" Roger Sanchez & Soulson 6:13
12. "Confusion" (Pump Panel Reconstruction mix) New Order 10:12
13. "Playing with Lightning" Expansion Union 4:31
14. "Dig This Vibe" DJ Krush 4:54
15. "Dealing with the Roster" Junkie XL 5:33