25 Year Retrospective: Mary J. Blige’s What’s the 411?

RELEASE
28 July 1992

LABEL
MCA / Uptown

GENRE / SUBGENRE
R&B / New Jack Swing

CHART PEAK
#6 on Billboard 200



01  Leave a Message
Voicemails from a who’s who of 1992 hip hop. (0)

02  Reminisce 
**SINGLE** A hot and sticky dancefloor slowjam (produced by Sean “Puffy” Combs & Dave Hall). (+1)

03  Real Love
**SINGLE** An infectious, juicy 90’s R&B banger (produced by Mark Morales & Mark C. Rooney). (+1)

–PERFORMANCE @ SOUL TRAIN (1992)–

04  You Remind Me
**SINGLE** A soft summertime swing (produced by Dave Hall). (+1)

05  Intro Talk [ft. Busta Rhymes]
A two-minute spoken word early intermission. (-1)

06  Sweet Thing
**SINGLE** Grown folk easy listening music (produced by Mark Morales & Mark C. Rooney). (+1)
–PERFORMANCE @ MTV (1992)–

07  Love No Limit
**SINGLE** A sexy, tender love jam (produced by Dave Hall). (+1)
–PERFORMANCE @ LETTERMAN (2010)–

08  I Don’t Want to Do Anything [ft. K-Ci]
A sensual love maker (produced by DeVante Swing). (+1)
–PERFORMANCE @ ARSENIO (1992)–

09  Slow Down
A steamy, lustful bottom lip biter (produced by Mark Morales & Mark C. Rooney). (+1)

10  My Love
A breezy breakup track (produced by Dave Hall). (+1)

11  Changes I’ve Been Going Through
Snappy, fly girl hip hop crooning (produced by Sean “Puffy” Combs, Mark Morales & Mark C. Rooney). (+1)

12  What’s the 411? [ft Grand Puba]
A pure hidden hip hop gem (produced by Sean “Puffy” Combs & Tony Dofat). (+1)
–PERFORMANCE @ YO! MTV RAPS (1993)–

VALUATION INDEX
(+9)

PERCENTAGE RATING
90.91%

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