I'm Bout It (soundtrack)

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I'm Bout It
Im Bout It OST.jpg
Soundtrack album by
Various artists
ReleasedMay 20, 1997
Recorded1996-1997
GenreGangsta Rap, Southern Hip Hop, West Coast Hip Hop
LabelNo Limit/Priority
ProducerMaster P (exec.), Beats By the Pound(exec.), Brotha Lynch Hung, E-A-Ski, CMT, DJ Daryl, Fast 1, JT the Bigga Figga, Happy, Sons of Funk, Leroy "Precise" Edwards
No Limit compilation chronology
West Coast Bad Boyz II
(1997)
I'm Bout It
(1997)
I Got the Hook Up
(1998)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]

I'm Bout It is the soundtrack to the film of the same name. It was released on May 20, 1997 through No Limit Records and featured production from Beats By the Pound, Brotha Lynch Hung and E-A-Ski.

Commercial and chart performance[edit]

The soundtrack was a huge success, peaking at #4 on the Billboard 200 and #1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, becoming No Limit's first #1 on album, with first week sales of 300,000 units . In addition, the single "If I Could Change" found success on the single charts, making it to #40 on the Billboard Hot 100, #27 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks and #5 on the Hot Rap Singles, another single "Pushin' Inside You" made it to #70 on the Billboard Hot 100. By January 22, 1998 the album had sold 2.6 million copies in the United States and 3.5 million worldwide.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."Intro"0:24
2."Meal Ticket" (Master P, Eightball & MJG & UGK)4:03
3."Situation on Dirty" (Brotha Lynch Hung)3:22
4."What Cha Think" (Mystikal)4:11
5."Come On" (E-40 & B-Legit)4:10
6."How Ya Do Dat" (Master P, Young Bleed & C-Loc)4:29
7."Don't Mess Around" (Fiend)4:11
8."If I Could Change" (Master P & Steady Mobb'n)4:12
9."Faces of Death" (E-A-Ski)3:01
10."Down and Dirty" (Silkk the Shocker, C-Murder & Mercedes)3:50
11."Much Love" (Mia X)4:02
12."Pushin' Inside You" (Sons of Funk)3:47
13."Before I Die" (Mr. Serv-On)2:59
14."For Realz" (Kane & Abel)2:35
15."Lock Down" (Mac)2:48
16."Heat" (Skull Duggery)2:37
17."Murder Murder" (Ghetto Twiinz)3:11
18."Ride 4U" (Mr. Jinks)2:42
19."That Thing Is On" (Mo B. Dick)4:10
20."Who's Who" (C-Loc & Mo B. Dick)3:21
21."Cops Runnin' After Ya" (Prime Suspects)3:40
22."Game Tight" (JT the Bigga Figga & Fast One)3:10
23."Why They Wanna See Me Dead" (Gambino Family)3:17

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