Doe or Die is the debut studio album by rapper AZ, released October 10, 1995 on EMI Records. The album features guest appearances by artists such as Nas and Miss Jones, and production from Pete Rock, L.E.S., and Buckwild, among others.
Upon release, Doe or Die received notable critical and commercial success. The album peaked at #15 on the Billboard 200, and #1 on the U.S. Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart. Doe or Die produced several singles, including, "Mo Money, Mo Murder, Mo Homicide," "Gimme Yours (remix)," "Doe or Die" and "Sugar Hill" – which was certified Gold by the RIAA in 1995. The album went on to sell over a million copies. AZ has planned a sequel for the album entitled Doe or Die 2, which is currently awaiting release.
A&R – Damian "Deo" Blyden, Lindsey Williams
Art Direction – Henry Marquez
Executive-Producer – AZ, Damian Blyden, Lindsey Williams
Management [For AllOut Management] – Damian Blyden
Written-By – AZ (Tracks: 1 to 8A, 9 to 11)
VinRican Showcases Classic Samples On AZ’s ‘Doe or Die‘
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