25 cuts from a quarter century – to remind you why Def Jam has reigned supreme as other hip hop and urban labels have come and gone! Sure, much of the material here is rather commercial, but then, the first batch of stuff here from the 80s was pretty far off anyone outside NYC's radar when it originally came out, and look at the house that Simmons built. There's more meat than potatoes here, which is more than you can say for just about any label retrospective of this breadth and depth, so stop pretending you're not hungry and just dig in! 2CD package includes with looks from 2008 back to 1997, and on the goes back from 1996 to 1984, and titles Includes "Hustlin'" by Rick Ross, "Go Crazy" by Young Jeezy, "Jesus Walks" by Kanye, "Splash Waterfalls" by Ludacris, "Put It On Me" by Ja Rule, "Money Ain't A Thang" by Jay Z, "Whateva Man" by Method Man & Redman, "This Is How We Do It" by Montell Jordan, "Bring The Pain" by Method Man, "Slam" by Onyx
, "Hip Hop Junkies" by Nice & Smooth, "911 Is A Joke" by Public Enemy, "Children's Story" by Slick Rick, "I Can't Live Without My Radio" by LL Cool J and "Pop Goes The Weasel" by 3rd Bass.