The Source Presents: Hip Hop Hits, Vol. 2

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The Source Presents: Hip Hop Hits, Vol. 2
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Compilation album by Various artists
Released November 10, 1998
Recorded 1997-98
Genre Hip hop, rap, Mainstream urban
Length 1 hour, 10 minutes, 15 seconds
Label Polygram
The Source chronology
The Source Presents: Hip Hop Hits
(1997)The Source Presents: Hip Hop Hits1997
The Source Presents: Hip Hop Hits, Vol. 2
(1998)
The Source Hip Hop Music Awards 1999
(1999)The Source Hip Hop Music Awards 19991999
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

The Source Presents: Hip Hop Hits, Volume 2 is the second annual music compilation album to be contributed by The Source magazine.[2] Released November 10, 1998 and distributed by Polygram Records, Hip Hop Hits Volume 2 features eighteen hip hop and rap hits. It went to number 29 on the Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart and peaked at number 46 on the Billboard 200 album chart.[3]

While the album is the first Hip Hop Hits volume not to feature an R&B/Hip Hop or a pop hit in the number-one position, four tracks on the album had reached number-one on the Billboard Hot Rap Tracks chart: "Deja Vu (Uptown Baby)," "I Got the Hook Up," ""Money, Power, Respect" and "Turn It Up (Remix)/Fire It Up."

Track listing[edit]

  1. Still Not a Player - Big Punisher Featuring Joe
  2. Money Ain't a Thang - Jermaine Dupri Featuring Jay-Z
  3. Money, Power & Respect - The LOX Featuring DMX, Lil' Kim
  4. Deja Vu (Uptown Baby) - Lord Tariq and Peter Gunz
  5. Do for Love - 2Pac
  6. Hope I Don't Go Back - E-40
  7. Party Ain't a Party - Queen Pen
  8. Turn It Up - Busta Rhymes
  9. Get at Me Dog - DMX Featuring Sheek Louch
  10. Still a G Thang - Snoop Dogg
  11. It's Alright - Jay-Z Featuring Memphis Bleek
  12. What'cha Gonna Do? - Jayo Felony Featuring Method Man, DMX
  13. Horse & Carriage - Cam'ron Featuring Ma$e
  14. N.O.R.E. - Noreaga
  15. I Got the Hook-Up! - Master P and Sons of Funk
  16. Luv 2 Luv U [Remix] - Timbaland & Magoo
  17. 4, 3, 2, 1 - LL Cool J Featuring Canibus, DMX, Method Man, Redman
  18. Gone Till November - Wyclef Jean

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Music: The Source Presents: Hip Hop Hits Vol. 2 (CD) by Various Artists". Tower.com. 1998-11-10. Retrieved 2011-07-25. 
  3. ^ Billboard magazine, Dec. 5, 1998. Retrieved July 2011