Soul Food (soundtrack)

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Soul Food
Soul Food OST.jpg
Soundtrack album by Various artists
Released September 16, 1997
Recorded 1996-1997
Genre Contemporary R&B
Hip hop
Length 56:35
Label LaFace Records
Producer Various artists
Singles from Soul Food
  1. "We're Not Making Love No More"
    Released: November 25, 1997
  2. "What About Us?"
    Released: August 12, 1997
  3. "A Song for Mama"
    Released: November 11, 1997 (airplay)
    November 25, 1997
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
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Soul Food is the soundtrack to the 1997 film of the same name. It was released on September 16, 1997 through LaFace Records and mainly consisted of R&B music with a bit of some hip hop. The soundtrack was a huge success, peaking at #4 on the Billboard 200, #1 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and was certified 2x Multi-Platinum on February 17, 1998. Four singles made to the Billboard Hot 100: "I Care 'Bout You", "What About Us?", "We're Not Making Love No More", and "A Song for Mama"—making it to 23, 16, 13, and 7 on the chart, respectively. The latter was a #1 R&B single. The soundtrack was also noted for the quartet group Milestone, consisting of K-Ci & JoJo and Babyface's brothers, Kevon and Melvin Edmonds, who all came together only once for their single and the movie appearance.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "A Song for Mama" (Boyz II Men) Babyface 5:01
2. "Call Me" (Hip Hop Mix) (BLACKstreet featuring Jay-Z) Teddy Riley, Chauncey Hannibal (co.) 4:28
3. "I Care 'Bout You" (Milestone) Babyface 4:35
4. "What About Us?" (Total featuring Missy Elliott and Timbaland) Timbaland 4:22
5. "Don't Stop What You're Doing" (Puff Daddy featuring Lil' Kim) Ron "Amen-Ra" Lawrence, Sean "Puffy" Combs 5:11
6. "We're Not Making Love No More" (Dru Hill) Babyface, Daryl Simmons 4:50
7. "Baby I" (Tenderoni) Babyface 4:12
8. "Let's Do It Again" (Xscape) Jermaine Dupri, Manuel Seal (co.) 3:15
9. "In Due Time" (Outkast featuring CeeLo Green) OutKast 3:53
10. "Slow Jam" (Usher & Monica) Babyface 4:43
11. "Boys and Girls" (Tony! Toni! Toné!) Babyface, Raphael Saadiq (co.) 4:16
12. "You Are the Man" (En Vogue) Babyface 4:13
13. "September" (Earth, Wind & Fire) Maurice White 3:36
Total length: 56:35

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