Editors’ Notes In 1998, the hip-hop world rumbled when this album dropped. Jay-Z’s aggressive R&B takeover is at its most highly pronounced on "Can I Get a...," "Money Cash Hoes," and "Money Ain't a Thang." Then there's the verbal dexterity and brash cleverness of "Nigga Who, Nigga What" and the title track (which samples from the musical Annie musical).

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Intro - Hand It Down (feat. Memphis Bleek)
1
2:56
 
Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)
2
3:58
 
If I Should Die (feat. Da Ranjahz)
3
4:55
 
Ride Or Die
4
4:48
 
N***a What, N***a Who (Originator 99) [feat. Big Jaz]
5
3:53
 
Money, Cash, Hoes (feat. DMX)
6
4:46
 
A Week Ago (feat. Too $hort)
7
5:00
 
Coming of Age (Da Sequel) [feat. Memphis Bleek]
8
4:21
 
Can I Get A... (feat. Amil & Ja Rule)
9
5:09
 
Paper Chase (feat. Foxy Brown)
10
4:34
 
Reservoir Dogs (feat. The Lox, Sauce Money & Beanie Sigel)
11
5:19
 
It's Like That (feat. Kid Capri)
12
3:45
 
It's Alright
13
4:01
 
Money Ain't a Thang (feat. JD)
14
4:13