The Aftermath
The Aftermath
Studio album by Da Youngsta's


20 April 1993


April 1992 - February 1993


Marley's House of Hitz, Unique Studios and Greene Street Recording Studio
(New York City)
Sigma Sound Studio
(Philadelphia, PA)


Hip hop, East Coast hip hop, Underground hip hop






118th Street Productions, The Beatnuts, DJ Premier, Ann Goodman (exec.), Lawrence Goodman (also exec.), Qur'an Goodman, Marley Marl, Pete Rock

Da Youngsta's chronology


Somethin 4 da Youngsta's (1992)


No Mercy (1994)

The Aftermath is the second studio album by American hip hop group Da Youngsta's, released in April 20, 1993 on EastWest Records America. Released one year after their debut Somethin 4 da Youngsta's, the album has a notably more aggressive and edgy tone compared to their first album. It also features a wider array of producers, including DJ Premier, Pete Rock, Marley Marl, The Beatnuts and Naughty by Nature (as 118th Street Productions), as well as Lawrence Goodman, who produced the entirety of the group's debut, and group member Qur'an Goodman.

Track listingEdit

All songs performed by Da Youngsta's, except for "Who's the Mic Wrecka", featuring Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth.

No. Title Producer(s) Time
1. "The Aftermath" Qur'an Goodman 0:27
2. "Wild Child" The Beatnuts 3:54
3. "Iz U wit Me" Pete Rock 3:59
4. "Handle This" 118th Street Productions 3:03
5. "Crewz Pop" 118th Street Productions 2:57
6. "Lyrical Stick Up Kids" Marley Marl 4:33
7. "Who's the Mic Wrecka?" Pete Rock 5:07
8. "Count It Off" Lawrence Goodman 2:17
9. "Honeycomb Hide Out" The Beatnuts 4:41
10. "Da Hood" Qur'an Goodman 3:55
11. "It'z Natural" The Beatnuts 2:54
12. "Rip a Rhyme" Marley Marl 3:29
13. "Wake Em Up" DJ Premier 3:37
14. "Shout It Out (Outro) " Qur'an Goodman, Tarik Dawson (co.) 1:50

Samples Edit

The Aftermath

  • "It's a New Day" by Skull Snaps

Wild Child

  • "Feel Like Making Love" by Bob James
  • "Spinning Wheel" by Lonnie Smith

Iz U Wit Me

  • "Pot Belly" by Lou Donaldson
  • "You're No Good" by The Harvey Averne Dozen
  • "It's a New Day So Let a Man Come In and Do the Popcorn" by James Brown

Crewz Pop

  • "The Gang's Back Again" by Kool & the Gang

Lyrical Stick-Up Kids

  • "It's Just Begun" by The Jimmy Castor Bunch
  • "Funky for You" by Nice & Smooth

Who's The Mic Wrecka?

  • "The Boss" by James Brown
  • "Superman Lover" by Johnny "Guitar" Watson

Count It Off

  • "Blind Alley" by The Emotions

Itz Natural

  • "E.V.A." by Jean-Jacques Perrey
  • "Never My Love" by Tom Scott and The California Dreamers

Rip a Rhyme

  • "Mama Feelgood" by Lyn Collins

Shout It Out (Outro)

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