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STILL I RISE is an album by 2Pac
2Pac
and the Outlawz
Outlawz
which is released as the third posthumous studio album of 2Pac, and the first album by Outlawz
Outlawz
as a group (not to be confused with their debut Ride wit Us or Collide wit Us ). The album excludes some of the original line up of Outlawz
Outlawz
and Hussein Fatal
Hussein Fatal
, who had left the group as he had refused to sign to Death Row. The album contains all previously unreleased, albeit remixed material. It was released on December 21, 1999, by Interscope Records .

The album features production from 2Pac's close producers Tony Pizarro , Johnny "J" and QDIII , and appearances from Big Syke
Big Syke
and Nate Dogg
Nate Dogg
.

"Baby Don't Cry (Keep Ya' Head Up II)" which features female group H.E.A.T. was the only single from the album. The song "Letter to the President" is featured in the film Training Day (2001).

CONTENTS

* 1 Commercial success * 2 Track listing * 3 Leftovers * 4 Samples * 5 Certifications * 6 References

COMMERCIAL SUCCESS

The album debuted at #7 on the Billboard 200
Billboard 200
chart and sold 408,000 in the first week. It was certified Platinum February 2, 2000. It eventually sold 1,692,316 by 2011, according to Nielsen Soundscan.

By February 10, 2000 it had been certified for 50,000 units sold in Canada. On 14 March 2014 it was certified Gold by BPI for 100,000 units sold in the UK.

TRACK LISTING

# TITLE PRODUCER PERFORMERS TIME

1 "Letter to the President" QD III

* Intro: E.D.I. Mean * First verse: 2Pac
2Pac
* Chorus: 2Pac
2Pac
& C-Knight * Second verse: E.D.I. Mean * Chorus: E.D.I. Mean & C-Knight * Third Verse: Kastro * Fourth Verse: 2Pac * Fifth verse: Big Syke
Big Syke
* Outro: 2Pac
2Pac
& C-Knight

6:03

2 "Still I Rise" Johnny J

* Intro: Kastro * First verse: 2Pac * Chorus: Ta'He * Second verse: Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi
* Third verse: Napoleon * Fourth verse: Young Noble
Young Noble
* Fifth verse: Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi

4:45

3 "Secretz of War" Johnny J

* Chorus: E.D.I. Mean * First verse: E.D.I. Mean * Second verse: 2Pac * Third verse: Yaki Kadafi * Fourth verse: Young Noble

4:15

4 "Baby Don\'t Cry ( Keep Ya Head Up II) " 2Pac, Soulshock and Karlin

* Intro: 2Pac * Chorus: 2Pac, H.E.A.T. (back) * First verse: 2Pac * Second verse: E.D.I. Mean * Third verse: Young Noble

4:22

5 "As the World Turns" Darryl "Big D" Harper

* Intro: 2Pac * First verse: 2Pac * Chorus: Darryl "Big D" Harper, 2Pac
2Pac
(back) * Second verse: Young Noble * Third verse: Napoleon * Fourth verse: E.D.I. Mean * Fifth verse: Yaki Kadafi

5:08

6 "Black Jesuz" 2Pac, L Rock Ya, Mr. Lee

* Intro: 2Pac, Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi
* First verse: Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi
* Second verse: Storm * Chorus: 2Pac, Val Young * Third verse: Young Noble * Fourth verse: 2Pac * Fifth verse: Kastro * Outro: Kastro

4:29

7 "Homeboyz" Daz Dillinger
Daz Dillinger

* Intro: 2Pac * First verse: 2Pac * Second verse: Young Noble * Chorus: 2Pac * Third verse: 2Pac

3:38

8 "Hell 4 a Hustler" Damon Thomas

* First verse: 2Pac * Chorus: Outlawz
Outlawz
, J. Valentine (Back) * Second verse: E.D.I. Mean, Young Noble * Third verse: 2Pac * Outro: 2Pac

4:56

9 "High Speed" Darryl "Big D" Harper

* Intro: Kastro, 2Pac * First verse: 2Pac * Fourth verse: 2Pac * Second verse: Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi
* Third verse: E.D.I. Mean * Outro: 2Pac, E.D.I. Mean

5:59

10 "The Good Die Young" Darryl "Big D" Harper

* Intro: 2Pac * First verse: 2Pac * Chorus: Val Young * Second verse: Napoleon * Third verse: Young Noble * Fourth verse: Kastro * Fifth verse: E.D.I. Mean * Outro: 2Pac, Young Noble

5:42

11 "Killuminati" Tony Pizarro

* First verse: 2Pac * Chorus: 2Pac, Kastro, Qierra Davis-Martin (harmony) * Second verse: E.D.I. Mean * Third Verse: Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi
* Outro: 2Pac

4:02

12 "Teardrops and Closed Caskets" QD III

* Intro: 2Pac * First verse: Outlawz * Chorus: Nate Dogg
Nate Dogg
, Val Young * Second verse: Outlawz * Third verse: Outlawz

5:05

13 "Tattoo Tears" Kurupt
Kurupt
, E.D.I. Mean

* Intro: 2Pac * First verse: 2Pac * Chorus: Outlawz * Second verse: Young Noble * Third verse: Napoleon * Fourth verse: Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi
* Fifth verse: Kastro

5:02

14 "U Can Be Touched" Johnny J

* Intro: Napoleon * First verse: Napoleon * Chorus: 2Pac * Second verse: E.D.I. Mean * Third verse: Kastro * Fourth Verse: Young Noble * Fifth verse: Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi

4:23

15 "Y'all Don't Know Us" Quimmy Quim ">Peak position

Austrian Charts ( ARIA
ARIA
) 48

Canadian Albums Chart (RPM ) 9

German Charts ( Media Control Charts ) 24

Dutch Charts 24

Irish Charts 50

New Zealand Charts ( RMNZ ) 49

Swedish Charts ( Sverigetopplistan ) 86

U.S. Billboard 200
Billboard 200
6

U.S. Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums ( Billboard 200
Billboard 200
) 2

UK R&B Charts 14

UK Charts 75

Singles

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* ^ Bush, John (1999-12-14). "Still I Rise - 2Pac, Outlawz
Outlawz
: Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". Allmusic . Retrieved 2012-06-04. * ^ Juon, Steve "Flash" (January 2000). " 2Pac
2Pac
+ Outlawz
Outlawz
:: Still I Rise :: Interscope". RapReviews. Retrieved 2012-06-04. * ^ " Tupac
Tupac
Shakur: Album
Album
Guide". Rolling Stone
Rolling Stone
. Retrieved 2012-10-12. * ^ " Outlawz
Outlawz
/ Tupac
Tupac
- Still I Rise CD Album". CD Universe
CD Universe
. Retrieved 2012-10-12. * ^ "2Pac\'s Charisma Survives in Unreleased Recordings - Los Angeles Times". Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times
. 2010-01-11. Retrieved 2012-06-04. * ^ " Hussein Fatal
Hussein Fatal
Interview (talks about current projects, who killed Tupac, Kadafi, etc.)". YouTube. Retrieved 2012-03-10. * ^ "USA Album
Album
First Week top 20". Homepage3.nifty.com. Retrieved 2012-06-04. * ^ https://www.riaa.com/goldandplatinumdata.php?resultpage=1&table=SEARCH_RESULTS&action=&title=Better%20Dayz&artist=&format=&debutLP=&category=&sex=&releaseDate=&requestNo=&type=&level=&label=&company=&certificationDate=&awardDescription=&catalogNo=&aSex=&rec_id=&charField=&gold=&platinum=&multiPlat=&level2=&certDate=&album=&id=&after=&before=&startMonth=1&endMonth=1&startYear=1958&endYear=2007&sort=Artist&perPage=50# * ^ " Tupac
Tupac
Month: 2Pac\'s Discography". Retrieved May 27, 2013. * ^ http://www.musiccanada.com/GPSearchResult.aspx?st=&ica=False&sa=2%20pac&sl=&smt=0&sat=-1&ssb=Artist * ^ "Canadian album certifications – 2 Pac – Still I Rise". Music Canada
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. Retrieved 15 September 2013. * ^ "British album certifications – 2 Pac – The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day". British Phonographic Industry
British Phonographic Industry
. Retrieved 15 September 2013. Enter The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day in the search field and then press Enter. * ^ "American album certifications – 2 Pac – The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory". Recording Industry Association of America . Retrieved 15 September 2013. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH * ^ Steffen Hung. "2 Pac & Outlawz
Outlawz
- Still I Rise". austriancharts.at. Retrieved 2012-03-10. * ^ "Top Albums/CDs - Volume 70, No. 10, January 10, 2000". RPM . Retrieved 2011-02-21. * ^ "Die ganze Musik im Internet: Charts, News, Neuerscheinungen, Tickets, Genres, Genresuche, Genrelexikon, Künstler-Suche, Musik-Suche, Track-Suche, Ticket-Suche". musicline.de. Retrieved 2012-03-10. * ^ Steffen Hung. "2 Pac & Outlawz
Outlawz
- Still I Rise". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 2012-03-10. * ^ "GFK Chart-Track". Chart-track.co.uk. Retrieved 2012-03-10. * ^ Steffen Hung. "2 Pac & Outlawz
Outlawz
- Still I Rise". charts.org.nz. Retrieved 2012-03-10. * ^ Steffen Hung. "2 Pac & Outlawz
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- Still I Rise". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 2012-03-10. * ^ A B "2Pac". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-03-10. * ^ http://www.officialcharts.com/charts/r-and-b-albums-chart/20000109/115/ * ^ "2PAC Artist". Official Charts. Archived from the original on 2011-08-09. Retrieved 2012-03-10.

* v * t * e

Tupac Shakur
Tupac Shakur

STUDIO ALBUMS

* 2Pacalypse Now
2Pacalypse Now
* Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z... * Thug Life: Volume 1 * Me Against the World
Me Against the World
* All Eyez on Me
All Eyez on Me
* The Don Killuminati: The 7 Day Theory

POSTHUMOUS ALBUMS

* R U Still Down? (Remember Me) * Still I Rise * Until the End of Time * Better Dayz * Loyal to the Game * Pac\'s Life

LIVE ALBUMS

* 2Pac
2Pac
Live * Live at the House of Blues

COMPILATION ALBUMS

* Greatest Hits * The Rose That Grew from Concrete
The Rose That Grew from Concrete
* The Prophet: The Best of the Works * Nu-Mixx Klazzics * Tupac: Resurrection * The Rose, Vol. 2 * The Prophet Returns * Beginnings: The Lost Tapes 1988–1991 * Nu-Mixx Klazzics Vol. 2 * Best of 2Pac
2Pac

RELATED ALBUMS

* Nothing but Trouble (soundtrack) * Sons of the P * Juice (soundtrack) * Poetic Justice (soundtrack) * Above the Rim (soundtrack) * Gridlock\'d (soundtrack) * Gang Related (soundtrack) * A 2Pac
2Pac
Tribute: Dare 2 Struggle

EXTENDED PLAYS

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* "Brenda\'s Got a Baby " * " If My Homie Calls " * "Trapped " * " Holler If Ya Hear Me " * "I Get Around " * " Keep Ya Head Up " * "Papa\'z Song " * " Cradle to the Grave " * " Dear Mama " * " So Many Tears " * "Temptations " * " California Love
California Love
" * " 2 of Amerikaz Most Wanted " * " How Do U Want It
How Do U Want It
" * " All Bout U " * "I Ain\'t Mad at Cha " * "Life Goes On " * " Toss It Up " * "To Live border-left-width:2px;border-left-style:solid;width:100%;padding:0px">

* " I Wonder If Heaven Got a Ghetto " * " Do for Love " * "Changes " * "Unconditional Love " * "Baby Don\'t Cry ( Keep Ya Head Up II) " * " Who Do U Believe In " * "Until the End of Time " * " Letter 2 My Unborn " * " Thugz Mansion " * "Still Ballin\' " * "Runnin\' (Dying to Live) " * "One Day at a Time (Em\'s Version) " * " Thugs Get Lonely Too " * " Ghetto Gospel " * "Untouchable " * "Pac\'s Life " * " Playa Cardz Right "

OTHER SONGS

* "I Don\'t Give a Fuck " * "Runnin\' (From tha Police) " * "Hit \'Em Up " * " Are U Still Down " * " Panther Power "

FEATURED SINGLES

* "Smile " * " Playa Cardz Right "

BOOKS

* The Rose That Grew from Concrete
The Rose That Grew from Concrete

STAGE

* Holler If Ya Hear Me

FILMOGRAPHY

* Nothing but Trouble * Juice * Poetic Justice * Above the Rim * Bullet * Gridlock\'d * Gang Related

DOCUMENTARIES

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* Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi
* Kastro * Napoleon * E.D.I. Mean * Hussein Fatal
Hussein Fatal
* Mussolini * Komani * Young Noble
Young Noble

RELATED ARTICLES

* Discography * List of songs * Outlawz
Outlawz
* Digital Underground * Afeni Shakur * Assata Shakur * Mopreme Shakur * Mutulu Shakur * East Coast- West Coast hip hop
West Coast hip hop
rivalry * Makaveli Branded Clothing * Niccolò Machiavelli * Orlando Anderson * Tupac
Tupac
Amaru Shakur Center for the Arts * Billy Garland * Kadafi * List of awards and nominations received by Tupac Shakur
Tupac Shakur
* Murder of Tupac Shakur
Tupac Shakur
* All Eyez on Me
All Eyez on Me

* v * t * e

Outlawz
Outlawz

* 2Pac
2Pac
* Yaki Kadafi
Yaki Kadafi
* King Kastro * Napoleon * EDIDON * Hussein Fatal
Hussein Fatal
* Young Noble
Young Noble
* Big Syke
Big Syke
* Mopreme Shakur

ALBUMS

* Still I Rise * Ride wit Us or Collide wit Us * Novakane * Neva Surrenda * Outlaw 4 Life: 2005 A.P. * Against All Oddz * We Want In: The Street LP * Killuminati 2K10 * Killuminati 2K11 * Perfect Timing * Livin Legendz * # LastOnezLeft

COLLABORATION ALBUMS

* Street Warz * Can\'t Sell Dope Forever * Thug Brothers
Thug Brothers
* Soldier 2 Soldier * Ghetto Monopoly * All Eyez on Us * Doin\' It Big * Fast Life * The Year of the Underdogz * Ghetto Starz: Streets to the Stage * The Code

RELATED ALBUMS

* In the Line of Fire * Thug Law: Chapter 1 * Blood Brothers * Fatal * Noble Justice * Street Commando * Son Rize Vol.1 * Thug in Thug Out * The Lost Songs Vol. 1 * The Lost Songs Vol. 2 * The Lost Songs Vol. 3 * The Stash Spot * Noble Justice: The Lost Songs * Born Legendary * Outkasted Outlawz
Outlawz
* Outlaw Rydahz Vol. 1 * Son of God * The Interview: It\'s Not a Gimmik 2 Me * O.G. Est. 1992 *