No Mercy
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Studio album by Da Youngsta's

Released

September 20, 1994

Recorded

August 1993 - March 1994

Studio

Marley's House of Hitz, Inc.
(Chestnut Ridge, New York)

Genre

Hip hop, East Coast hip hop, Hardcore hip hop, Underground hip hop

Length

53:13

Label

EastWest Records, Atlantic Records

Producer

Lawrence Goodman (exec.), Marley Marl, K-Def, Qu'ran Goodman, Dante "Destro" Barton

No Mercy is the third studio album by American Hip hop group Da Youngsta's. It was released in September 20, 1994 under EastWest/Atlantic. Recording sessions were taken place at Marley's House of Hitz, Inc in Chestnut Ridge, New York from August 1993 to March 1994. It is the follow up from their 2nd album The Aftermath. The production of the album was handled by Marley Marl, K-Def, Qu'ran Goodman, and Dante "Destro" Barton. No Mercy spawned the singles "Hip Hop Ride" and "Mad Props.

The album peaked at number 45 on the Top R&B/Hip hop albums.

Track listing[edit | edit source]

  1. "Hip Hop Ride" - 4:19
  2. "Mad Props" - 4:15
  3. "No Mercy" - 4:26
  4. "Backstabbers" - 3:53
  5. "No More Hard Times" - 4:10
  6. "Put Me On" - 4:29
  7. "Stayed Away" - 3:58
  8. "Illy Filly Funk" - 4:19
  9. "Grim Reaper" - 4:05
  10. "Reality" - 4:12
  11. "In the City" - 3:35
  12. "People Round Town" - 3:50
  13. "What U Feel" - 3:40

Samples[edit | edit source]

Hip Hop Ride

  • "Hey Mr. D.J. (Remix)" by Zhane
  • "All We Need" by Patrice Rushen
  • "Just Rhymin' With Biz" by Big Daddy Kane feat. Biz Markie

Mad Props

  • "Over You" by The Main Ingredient
  • "Jack The Ripper" by LL Cool J

No Mercy

  • "L.O.V.E." by Kool & the Gang"
  • "Just Rhymin' With Biz" by Big Daddy Kane feat. Biz Markie
  • "Rule of Mind" by 9th Creation
  • "It’s a New Day" by Skull Snaps

Backstabbers

  • "Peepin’" by Lou Donaldson
  • "Hard to Handle" by Otis Redding
  • "Message to Michael" by Cal Tjader

No More Hard Times

Put Me On

  • "N.T." by Kool & the Gang

Stayed Away

  • "It's A New Day" by Skull Snaps
  • "Reggins" by The Blackbyrds
  • "Public Enemy No. 1" by Public Enemy

Illy Filly Funk

  • "Summer in the City" by Quincy Jones feat. Valerie Simpson
  • "Living Together is Keeping Us Apart" by Clarence Reid

Grim Reaper

Reality

  • "Tones for Joan's Blues" by Chick Corea
  • "Give It Up" by Kool & the Gang
  • "C.R.E.A.M" by Wu-Tang Clan

In the City

  • "It's a New Day" by Skull Snaps
  • "Summer Madness" by Kool & the Gang
  • "Sights in the City" by Guru

People Round Town

  • "So What Cha Sayin' by EPMD
  • "Keep on Doin’ It" by The New Birth
  • "Beddie-Biey" by Steve Arrington
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