Jewel of the Nile

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This article is about the hip-hop album. For the film, see The Jewel of the Nile.
Jewel of the Nile
Nice and Smooth - Jewel of the Nile album coverart.jpg
Studio album by Nice & Smooth
Released June 28, 1994 (1994-06-28)
Recorded 1993–94
Genre Hip hop
Label RAL/PolyGram Records
523 336
Producer Greg Nice
Smooth B.
Little Louie Vega
Nice & Smooth chronology
Ain't a Damn Thing Changed
(1991)
Jewel of the Nile
(1994)
IV : Blazing Hot
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Jewel of the Nile is the third album by rap duo, Nice & Smooth. The album was released on June 28, 1994, on Def Jam Recordings sub-label RAL Records, and was produced by Greg Nice, Smooth B., and Little Louie Vega. The album was only mildly successful, making it as high as #66 on the Billboard 200 and #13 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts. Two singles made it to the charts, "Old to New" and "Return of the Hip-Hop Freaks." This would be the duo's last album on RAL, as it would leave the label after the failure of this album.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Return of the Hip Hop Freaks"- 3:16
  2. "The Sky's the Limit"- 3:32
  3. "Let's All Get Down" (feat. Slick Rick)- 3:41
  4. "Doin' Our Own Thang"- 4:28
  5. "Do Whatcha Gotta" (Producer Showbiz)- 3:08
  6. "Old to the New"- 4:13
  7. "Blunts"(Producer Showbiz)- 2:28
  8. "Get Fucked Up"- 2:31
  9. "Save the Children"- 3:01 (feat. Everlast)
  10. "Cheri"- 5:58
  11. "No Bones"- 2:58

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