It's a Compton Thang
It's a Compton Thang
Studio album by Compton's Most Wanted


19 June 1990


1989-1990 at THLLSS Studios (Los Angeles, CA)


Hip hop




DJ Slip, The Unknown DJ (also exec.)

Compton's Most Wanted chronology


Straight Checkn 'Em (1991)

It's a Compton Thang is the debut album by American hip hop group Compton's Most Wanted, released in 1990 on Orpheus Records. The album features vocals performed by CMW members MC Eiht and Tha Chill, and was produced by The Unknown DJ and DJ Slip

The album peaked at #133 on the Billboard 200, and #32 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts. 

Track listingEdit

All songs written by A. Tyler, T. Allen and A. Manuel, except for "Late Night Hype", written by A. Tyler. All songs produced by The Unknown DJ and DJ Slip

No. Title Time
1. "One Time Gaffled Em Up" 3:55
2. "I'm wit Dat" 4:57
3. "Final Chapter" 4:37
4. "I Give Up Nuthin" 3:03
5. "This Is Compton" 4:32
6. "Rhymes Too Funky Pt. 1 (Live at Lonzo's 1988)" 2:29

"Duck Sick"

8. "Give It Up" 4:09
9. "Late Night Hype" 4:49
10. "I Mean Biznez" 3:47
11. "It's a Compton Thang" 5:11

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