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"Brown Sugar" Soundtrack Features Cross-Section of Hot Hip-Hop and R&B Stars
August 5, 2002


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Magic Johnson Music and MCA Records released the soundtrack to the upcoming Fox Searchlight film "Brown Sugar" which stars Taye Diggs ("The Best Man") and Sanaa Lathan ("Love & Basketball"). The soundtrack features hip-hop and R&B songs by some of today's hottest artists.

In addition to Diggs and Lathan, the film features Queen Latifah, Mos Def, and cameos by Method Man, Doug E. Fresh, Slick Rick, Dana Dane, Common, The Roots and other hip-hop artists.

"Brown Sugar" - Official Synopsis

"Brown Sugar" tells the story of Dre (Taye Diggs) and Sidney (Sanaa Lathan). They attribute their friendship and the launch of their careers to one single childhood moment ... witnessing the day they met hip-hop on a New York street corner. Now some 15 years later, she is a revered music critic and he is a successful, though unfulfilled, music executive. As they lay down the tracks toward their futures, hip-hop isn't the only thing that keeps them coming back to that moment on the corner.

"Brown Sugar" Soundtrack Listing:
1) "Brown Sugar (Fine)" - Mos Def
2) "Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip Hop)" - Erykah Badu featuring Common
3) "Bring Your Heart" - Angie Stone
4) "Brown Sugar (Raw)" - Black Star
5) "Easy Conversation" - Jill Scott
6) "It's Going Down" - Blackalicious (featuring Lateef the Truth Speaker and KeKe Wyatt)
7) "Breakdown" - Mos Def
8) "No One Knows Her Name" - Hi-Tek featuring Big D and Piakhan
9) "Paid In Full (7 Minutes of Madness Remix)" - Eric B. & Rakim
10) "You Make Life So Good" - Rahsaan Patterson
11) "Act Too (Love of My Life Remix)" - The Roots
12) "Never Been" - Mary J. Blige
13) "Brown Sugar (Super Fine)" - Mos Def featuring Faith Evans

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