The Testament (album)

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The Testament
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Studio album by
ReleasedFebruary 22, 2005
Recorded1996-1998
GenreHip Hop
LabelLegal Hustle
ProducerCormega
Nashiem Myrick
RNS
Sha Money XL
Hot Day
Jae Supreme
Dave Atkinson
Suga Bear
Prestige
Havoc
Cormega chronology
Legal Hustle
(2004)
The Testament
(2005)
Born and Raised
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars link
HipHopDX.com4/5 stars link
RapReviews.com9.0/10 link
SpinB+ link

The Testament is the third studio album by Queensbridge rapper Cormega. The album was originally recorded as Cormega's debut album in the mid-90's, and scheduled for a release on Def Jam, but was eventually shelved. Cormega, after many years, was finally able to obtain the masters to the album, and released it on his own Legal Hustle imprint in 2005.

The title track appeared on a CD-sampler celebrating the 10 years of Def Jam Recordings, this release lists The Testament original release date to have been September 1, 1998.

Track listing[edit]

# Title Songwriters Producer(s) Performer (s)
1 "Intro" Nashiem Myrick Cormega
2 "62 Pickup" C. McKay Cormega Cormega
3 "One Love" C. McKay RNS Cormega
4 "Interlude" Cormega Cormega
5 "Angel Dust" C. McKay, K. Muchita Sha Money XL Cormega, Havoc
6 "Dead Man Walking" C. McKay Hot Day, Jae Supreme Cormega
7 "Montana Diary" C. McKay Nashiem Myrick Cormega
8 "Testament" C. McKay Dave Atkinson Cormega
9 "Testament [Original Version]" C. McKay Dave Atkinson Cormega
10 "Every Hood" C. McKay, B. Washington Suga Bear Cormega, Hussein Fatal, Niko
11 "Coco Butter" C. McKay Prestige Cormega
12 "Killaz Theme" C. McKay, A. Johnson, K. Muchita Havoc Cormega, Mobb Deep
13 "Love Is Love" C. McKay Nashiem Myrick Cormega, Tiffany
14 "Dead Man Walking 2" C. McKay Hot Day, Jae Supreme Cormega

Charts[edit]

Chart (2005) Peak
position
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[1] 76
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[2] 46

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cormega Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard.
  2. ^ "Cormega > Awards". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation.

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