Rasassination

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Rasassination
Rasassination.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 22, 1998
Recorded1997−1998
GenreWest Coast hip hop, hardcore hip hop
Length72:20
LabelPatchWerk/Priority
0499 2 50739 2 8
P2-50739
ProducerStu-B-Doo, Klev, Twelve, Big Jaz, Toxic, Easy Mo Bee, Flip
Ras Kass chronology
Soul on Ice
(1996)
Rasassination
(1998)
Van Gogh
(unreleased)
Singles from Rasassination
  1. "Ghetto Fabulous"
    Released: February 27, 1998
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]
MVRemixReview6/10 stars[2]
RapReviews5.5/10 stars[3]

Rasassination is the second album by rapper Ras Kass. It was released in September 22, 1998 by PatchWerk. It peaked at #63 on Billboard 200 and #11 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums.[4] One charting single was released "Ghetto Fabulous" featuring Dr. Dre and Mack 10. The album is no longer in print. “Interview with a Vampire” is considered an underground classic and one of his best songs.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."Endtro"Stu-B-Doo and Ras Kass1:47
2."Rasassination"Stu-B-Doo4:33
3."Ghetto Fabulous" (featuring Dr. Dre and Mack 10)Stu-B-Doo4:30
4."Lapdance" (featuring RC)Stu-B-Doo4:34
5."Skit #1"Stu-B-Doo0:47
6."Conceited Bastard"Klev and Ras Kass4:14
7."Ice Age" (featuring Kurupt and El Drex)Twelve4:39
8."...In a Coogi Sweatsuit" (skit) 1:57
9."H20 Proof" (featuring Saafir)Big Jaz4:21
10."It Is What It Is" (featuring Jazze Pha)Klev and Ras Kass4:57
11."Interview with a Vampire" (featuring God and Satan)Klev and Ras Kass6:56
12."Wild Pitch" (featuring Xzibit, Jah Skillz and Phil da Agony)Stu-B-Doo4:18
13."OohWee!"Klev4:01
14."All or Nuthin'" (featuring Twista)Toxic3:57
15."Grindin'" (featuring Bad Azz)Easy Mo Bee3:46
16."I Ain't Fuckin' With You"Flip4:40
17."Get At Me"Flip4:08
18."The End" (featuring RZA)Easy Mo Bee4:16

Samples[edit]

Conceited Bastard

Ghetto Fabulous

I Ain't Fuckin' With You

Ice Age

It Is What It Is

Lapdance

OohWee!

Rassassination

The End

Wild Pitch

H2O Proof

Charts[edit]

Chart (1998) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[16] 63
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[17] 11

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Ras Kass - Rasassination
  3. ^ Rap reviews - Ras Kass :: Rasassination :: Priority
  4. ^ Rasassination - Charts & Awards. allmusic
  5. ^ Sample details Whosampled.com
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  10. ^ Sample details Whosampled.com
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  15. ^ Sample details Whosampled.com
  16. ^ "Ras Kass Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved August 11, 2016.
  17. ^ "Ras Kass Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved August 11, 2016.