Grammy Rap Nominees

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The Grammy Rap Nominees was a series of various artists compilation albums that were released from 1999–2001. Albums are released before the airing of the annual Grammy Awards. All of the songs on the albums are Grammy nominated in the year released. The last edition, released in 2001 was a compilation of both rap and R&B nominated songs.

1999[edit]

Grammy Rap Nominees 1999
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Compilation album by Various Artists
Released February 9, 1999
Genre Rap
Length 52:47
Label Elektra
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No. Title Music Album Length
1. "Dangerous" Busta Rhymes When Disaster Strikes 3:38
2. "The Lost Ones" Lauryn Hill The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 4:27
3. "Gone till November" Wyclef Jean The Carnival 3:28
4. "Gettin' Jiggy wit It" Will Smith Big Willie Style 3:48
5. "Intergalactic" Beastie Boys Hello Nasty 3:31
6. "Money Ain't a Thang" Jermaine Dupri featuring Jay-Z Life in 1472 4:16
7. "Deja Vu (Uptown Baby)" Lord Tariq and Peter Gunz Make It Reign 4:43
8. "Rosa Parks" OutKast Aquemini 4:27
9. "Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are)" Pras Michel featuring Ol' Dirty Bastard & Mýa Ghetto Supastar 4:26
10. "You Came Up" Big Pun featuring Noreaga Capital Punishment 4:03
11. "Sweetheart" Jermaine Dupri & Mariah Carey Life in 1472 4:22
12. "Lookin' at Me" Mase featuring Puff Daddy Harlem World 4:15
13. "Find a Way" A Tribe Called Quest The Love Movement 3:23

2000[edit]

Grammy Rap Nominees 2000
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Compilation album by Various Artists
Released February 8, 2000
Genre Rap
Length 40:55
Label RCA
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No. Title Music Album Length
1. "Gimme Some More" Busta Rhymes E.L.E. (Extinction Level Event): The Final World Front 2:39
2. "My Name Is" Eminem The Slim Shady LP 4:29
3. "Wild Wild West" Will Smith featuring Dru Hill & Kool Moe Dee Wild Wild West: Music Inspired by the Motion Picture 4:06
4. "What's It Gonna Be?!" Busta Rhymes featuring Janet Jackson E.L.E. (Extinction Level Event): The Final World Front 5:24
5. "Still D.R.E." Dr. Dre featuring Snoop Dogg 2001 4:29
6. "Guilty Conscience" Eminem featuring Dr. Dre The Slim Shady LP 3:20
7. "You Got Me" The Roots featuring Erykah Badu & Eve Things Fall Apart 4:20
8. "She's a Bitch" Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Da Real World 4:01
9. "Nas Is Like" Nas I Am... 3:57
10. "The Next Movement" The Roots Things Fall Apart 4:10

2001[edit]

Grammy R&B/Rap Nominees 2001
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Compilation album by Various Artists
Released February 6, 2001
Genre R&B, Rap
Length 73:21
Label Capitol
Professional ratings
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No. Title Music Album Length
1. "Try Again" Aaliyah Romeo Must Die: The Album 4:05
2. "Bag Lady" Erykah Badu Mama's Gun 4:07
3. "He Wasn't Man Enough" Toni Braxton The Heat 4:22
4. "As We Lay" Kelly Price Mirror Mirror 4:04
5. "Gettin' In the Way" Jill Scott Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1 3:57
6. "Untitled (How Does It Feel)" D'Angelo Voodoo 4:21
7. "I Wanna Know" Joe My Name Is Joe 4:56
8. "I Wish" R. Kelly TP-2.com 5:34
9. "Stay Or Let It Go" Brian McKnight Back at One 4:41
10. "Thong Song" Sisqó Unleash the Dragon 4:13
11. "The Light" Common Like Water for Chocolate 4:04
12. "Party Up (Up in Here)" DMX ... And Then There Was X 4:31
13. "The Real Slim Shady" Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP 4:47
14. "Shake Ya Ass" Mystikal Let's Get Ready 4:18
15. "Country Grammar (Hot Shit)" Nelly Country Grammar 4:48
16. "Alive" Beastie Boys Beastie Boys Anthology: The Sounds of Science 3:49
17. "The Next Episode" Dr. Dre featuring Snoop Dogg, Kurupt & Nate Dogg 2001 2:44

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