Appears on releases

#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
Official
1.21Empire State of Mind4:36JAY-Z feat. Alicia KeysOnce Upon a Time in 2009Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation
  • XW2009-02-27
OUAT 2009
1.5Empire State of Mind4:37Jay‐Z feat. Alicia KeysThe Blueprint 3Jay‐ZAlbum
  • US2009-09-08
1.5Empire State of Mind4:37Jay‐Z + Alicia KeysThe Blueprint 3Jay‐ZAlbum
  • US2009-09-08
Roc Nation520856-2
1.5Empire State of Mind4:37Jay‐Z feat. Alicia KeysThe Blueprint 3Jay‐ZAlbum
  • XE2009-09-14
Roc Nation7567-89586-6
1.5Empire State of Mind4:37Jay‐Z feat. Alicia KeysThe Blueprint 3Jay-ZAlbum
  • JP2009-09-23
Roc NationWPCR-13675
1.5Empire State of Mind4:37Jay‐ZThe Blueprint 3Jay‐ZAlbum
Roc Nation520856-1
1.1Empire State of Mind (explicit version)4:36Jay-Z & Alicia KeysEmpire State of MindJay-Z & Alicia KeysSingle
  • DE2009-11-13
Roc Nation522894-2
1.9Empire State of Mind4:37Jay-ZThe Hits Collection, Volume 1Jay-ZAlbum + Compilation
  • GB2010-11-08
Def Jam Recordings
1.9Empire State of Mind4:37Jay-Z feat. Alicia KeysThe Hits Collection Volume One (explicit)Jay-ZAlbum + Compilation
  • US2010-11-22
IDJ (Island Def Jam), Roc Nation
1.9Empire State of Mind4:37Jay-Z feat. Alicia KeysThe Hits Collection Volume One (explicit)JAY‐ZAlbum + Compilation
  • CA2010-11-22
The Island Def Jam Music Group (use “Island” or “Def Jam Recordings” labels rather than this record company)B001362102
1.9Empire State of Mind4:37Jay-ZThe Hits Collection, Volume 1Jay-ZAlbum + Compilation
  • IE2010-11-22
Def Jam Recordings
1.9Empire State of Mind4:37Jay-ZThe Hits Collection, Volume 1 (Deluxe edition)Jay-ZAlbum + Compilation
  • US2010-11-22
Def Jam Recordings, Roc NationB0014279-90 NS01
1.9Empire State of Mind4:37Jay-Z feat. Alicia KeysThe Hits Collection Volume OneJAY ZAlbum + Compilation
Promotion
1.2Empire State of Mind (explicit version)4:37Jay-Z & Alicia KeysEmpire State of MindJay-Z & Alicia KeysSingle
Roc Nation[none]
(unknown)
1.5Empire State of Mind4:37Jay‐Z feat. Alicia KeysThe Blueprint 3 (Soul Assassin special edition)JAY ZEP + Mixtape/Street

Relationships

recording engineer:Gimel “Young Guru” Keaton
Ann Mincieli
co-producer:Angela Hunte
Janette Sewell
producer:Al Shux (Alexander Shuckburgh; songwriter, musician and producer)
additional mixer:DJ Swivel (Canadian producer Jordan Young)
mixer:DURO (mix engineer Ken Ifill)
guest vocals:Alicia Keys
vocals:JAY‐Z (US rapper)
has remixes:Empire State of Mind (Pretty Lights remix) by Jay-Z & Alicia Keys
sampled by:Oh No by Girl Talk
samples:Love on a Two-Way Street by The Moments
mash-ups:Children of NYC (Tribes vs. Jay-Z feat. Alicia Keys) by DJ Schmolli
Going Down by The Airport District
Jump Around, Superstar! by I am Jemboy feat. Wobble
K-ONye WeXXt by nakinyko
Something Good by nakinyko
United State of Pop 2010 (Don't Stop the Pop) by DJ Earworm
Yeah, Uh, Ehhh-Eh by nakinyko
recording of:Empire State of Mind

Empire State of Mind

writer:Alexander Shuckburgh (Alexander Shuckburgh; songwriter, musician and producer)
Angela Hunte
Bert Keyes (piano, soul/funk producer/writer)
Alicia Keys
Sylvia Robinson
Janette Sewell
Shawn Carter (US rapper)
publisher:Carter Boys Music
EMI April Music Inc.
Gambi Music Inc
Global Talent Publishing
J. Sewell Publishing
KMR II Songs of GT Publishing
Lellow Productions, Inc.
Masani El Shabazz
Songs of Universal, Inc.
Sony Music Publishing (Japan) Inc.
WC Music Corp.
イーエムアイ音楽出版 ソニー事業部
ヤマハミュージックEH(CM)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label)
ワーナー・チャペル音楽出版 Synch事業部
referred to in medleys:NYC Medley (order: 7)
is the basis for:Exiled State of Mind