Project Funk da World

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Project: Funk Da World
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Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 20, 1994
Recorded1993−1994
GenreHip hop
Length49:04
Label
ProducerSean "Puffy" Combs (exec.), Craig Mack, Easy Mo Bee, Rashad Smith
Craig Mack chronology
Project: Funk Da World
(1994)
Operation: Get Down
(1997)
Singles from Project: Funk da World
  1. "Flava in Ya Ear"
    Released: July 31, 1994
  2. "Get Down"
    Released: December 12, 1994
  3. "Making Moves With Puff"
    Released: 1995
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]

Project: Funk da World is the debut studio album by rapper Craig Mack, released September 20, 1994. The album was the second release on Bad Boy Records, following The Notorious B.I.G.'s classic Ready to Die by one week. Propelled by the success of the Platinum RIAA-selling smash hit single "Flava in Ya Ear", the album reached Gold-RIAA sales status on February 22, 1995. "Flava in Ya Ear" also featured a successful remix (not included on the album), featuring guest verses from The Notorious B.I.G., Busta Rhymes, Rampage and LL Cool J. The album's second single, "Get Down", was the rapper's second Top 40 hit in 1994, & achieved Gold sales status in the United States in April 1995.

Though commercially successful & acclaimed at the time of its release, the album was overshadowed by the massive success of Ready to Die, and Craig Mack quickly lost public image, releasing only one other album, the commercially unsuccessful Operation: Get Down, in 1997.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."Project: Funk da World"Mack 4:22
2."Get Down"Easy Mo Bee 4:27
3."Making Moves With Puff" (featuring Puff Daddy)Rashad Smith 4:25
4."That Y'all"Mack, Lenny Marrow 5:07
5."Flava in Ya Ear"Easy Mo Bee3:37
6."Funk Wit da Style"Mack, Marrow4:55
7."Judgement Day"Easy Mo Bee3:49
8."Real Raw"Mack4:01
9."Mainline"Easy Mo Bee4:34
10."When God Comes"Easy Mo Bee4:11
11."Welcome to 1994"Mack5:32
Total length:49:04

Album singles[edit]

Single information
"Flava in Ya Ear"
  • Released: July 31, 1994
  • B-Side: "Shinika"
"Get Down"
  • Released: December 12, 1994
  • B-Side: "Flava In Ya Ear (Remix)"

Chart positions[edit]

Album chart positions[edit]

Year Album Chart positions
Billboard 200 Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums
1994 Project: Funk Da World #21 #6

Singles chart positions[edit]

Year Song Chart positions
Billboard Hot 100 Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks Hot Rap Singles Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales Rhythmic Top 40
1994 "Flava In Ya Ear" #9 #4 #1 #1 #24
"Get Down/Making Moves With Puff" #38 #17 #2 #2 -

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