Naughty by Nature
Naughty by Nature album
Studio album by Naughty by Nature


3 September 1991




Hip hop, East Coast hip hop




Tommy Boy Entertainment


Naughty by Nature, Luis Vega

Naughty by Nature chronology


Independent Leaders (1989)


19 Naughty III (1993)

Naughty by Nature is the second album by American hip hop group Naughty by Nature, released on 3 September 1991 on Tommy Boy Records. The album is the first by the group as Naughty by Nature, as their previous album, Independent Leaders, was released under the name The New Style. Naughty by Nature was a critical and commercial success, being certified platinum on 6 February 1992, thanks in large part to the hit single "O.P.P.", which peaked at #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1991.

Additional singles released from the album were "Everything's Gonna Be Alright" and "Uptown Anthem", which were both minor hits on the Billboard charts. "Uptown Anthem" was featured in the film Juice, and subsequently appeared on the film's soundtrack.

Track listingEdit

All tracks written by Naughty by Nature. All songs produced by Naughty by Nature, except for "1, 2, 3", produced by Luis "Louie Louie" Vega.

No. Title Performer(s) Length
1. "Yoke the Joker" Treach 5:13
2. "Wickedest Man Alive" Queen Latifah, Treach 4:21
3. "O.P.P." Treach 4:31
4. "Everything's Gonna Be Alright" Treach 4:51
5. "Let the Ho's Go" Treach 4:16
6. "Everyday All Day" Treach 5:41
7. "Guard Your Grill" Treach 5:02
8. "Pin the Tail on the Donkey" Treach, Vin Rock 3:47
9. "1, 2, 3" Lakim Shabazz, Apache, Treach 4:44
10. "Strike a Nerve" Treach, Vin Rock 6:22
11. "Rhyme'll Shine On" Treach, Aphrodity 3:56
12. "Thankx for Sleepwalking" Treach 5:26
13. "Uptown Anthem" Treach, Vin Rock 3:04
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