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The Ghetto's Been Good to Me
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Studio album by YZ

Released

September 21, 1993

Recorded

August 1992 - April 1993

Studio

Chung King Studios
(Manhattan, New York)
Konkrete Studio
(New York City, New York)
I.N.S. Studios
(New York City, New York)

Genre

Hip hop, East Coast hip hop, Hardcore hip hop

Length

48:56

Label

Livin' Large Records / Tommy Boy Records

Producer

D.V. Argonaut, The Deviators, God Lequan, Mark Spark, Murder's the Medicine, Ray Bata, Jamaaladeen Tacuma, TrakMasterz, YZ (also exec.)

YZ chronology

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EP (1991)

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The Legend of Floyd Jones (2002)

The Ghetto's Been Good to Me is the second studio album by American rapper from New Jersey YZ, released in September 21, 1993 by Livin' Large Records and distributed by Tommy Boy Records. Recording sessions were held at Chung King Studios, Konkrete Studio and I.N.S. Studios in New York City from August 1992 to April 1993. Production on the album was handled by Trackmasters, D.V. Argonaut, God Lequan, Mark Spark, Murder's the Medicine, Ray Bata, Jamaaladeen Tacuma and YZ. It features guest appearances by City Morgue and Terminata.

The Ghetto's Been Good to Me spawned the singles: "(So Far) The Ghetto's Been Good to Me" and "Return of The Holy One".


Track listing[]

All songs written by A. Hill, except for "Acid Rain", written by A. Hill and W. Lynch.

No. Title Performer(s) Producer(s) Time
1. "Second to Nobody" YZ Mark Spark 4:30
2. "The Return Remix" YZ TrakMasterz 4:36
3. "Barber Shop" YZ Mark Spark 4:18
4. "Drink at the Bar" YZ Mark Spark 4:52
5. "(So Far) The Ghetto's Been Good to Me" YZ YZ, TrakMasterz (co.) 4:08
6. "It's Got to Stop" YZ God Lequan 4:35
7. "Newborn" YZ YZ 4:42
8. "Life Under Pressure" YZ Murder's the Medicine 4:48
9. "Acid Rain" YZ, City Morgue The Deviators, Ray Bata, D.V. Argonaut 3:01
10. "Dead Love" YZ YZ, Jamaaladeen Tacuma 4:50
11. "The Return of the Holy One" YZ, Terminata Murder's the Medicine 4:36