Remix EP: The Spot

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Remix EP: The Spot
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EP by The Beatnuts
Released February 10, 1998
Genre Hip hop
Length 30:11
Label Relativity
Epic
Producer The Beatnuts
The Beatnuts chronology
Hydra Beats, Vol. 5
(1997)Hydra Beats, Vol. 51997
Remix EP: The Spot
(1998)
A Musical Massacre
(1999)A Musical Massacre1999
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Remix EP: The Spot is a 1998 EP by hip hop group The Beatnuts.[1] It was released on February 10, 1998 by Relativity Records.[2] As its full title suggests, The Spot is composed mainly of remixes: it also has three sequel songs and one new recording, "Treat$". The sequels features new vocals over the original beats while the remixes contains the original vocals set to new music. The source of its remixes are songs from prior Beatnuts albums Intoxicated Demons: The EP, The Beatnuts: Street Level and Stone Crazy.[3] All of its tracks are produced by The Beatnuts. No singles were released in promotion of The Spot.

Track listing[edit]

# Title Featuring Time
1 "R.U. Ready II" Grand Puba 3:30
2 "Get Funky (Remix)" 4:32
3 "No Equal (Remix)" 4:18
4 "Psycho Dwarf II" Nogoodus 4:23
5 "Off the Books (Remix)" Big Punisher & Cuban Link 3:03
6 "Let off a Couple II" A.L. & Rawcotiks 2:59
7 "Props Over Here (Remix)" 3:29
8 "Treat$" A.L., Nogoodus & Rawcotiks 3:57

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1998) Peak
position
U.S. Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums 52

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rap Pages. L.F.P. Incorporated. 1999. pp. 90–. Because of that album's success, the group laced their obedient following of raving lunatics with the hot The Spot remix EP. The year of the millennium minus one finds them back with the ultimate jump-off, in the form of A Musical Massacre. 
  2. ^ Yvonne Bynoe (January 2006). Encyclopedia of Rap and Hip-hop Culture. Greenwood Press. pp. 20–. ISBN 978-0-313-33058-2. ... The following year The Beatnuts released the EP The Spot (Remix EP) (Relativity Records, 1998), and A Musical ... 
  3. ^ Vibe Media Group (February 1998). Vibe. Vibe Media Group. pp. 127–. But the Beatnuts have been doing their thing for 5 years now which is why they're putting out "The Spot", the remix EP featuring updated versions of some of their dopest joints including props over here, let off a couple and psycho dwarf.