Cougnut

Cougnut

Biography

Cougnut, real name Ronald Fields (January 11, 1968–September 4, 2001) was a rap artist from Lakeview, San Francisco. As frontman of rap group Ill Mannered Playas (I.M.P), and later as solo artist he was known for his real street credibility.

Cougnut best known release is I.M.P. - Ill Mannered Playas, which came out on In-A-Minute Records. Often invited for compilations and featurings, Cougnut was one of the most prominent rappers in the Bay Area in his prime (from 1993 til his death). JT The Bigga Figga, Master P, Andre NickatinaDa' Unda' DoggSean TRBL PosseBaldhead Rick are some examples of the artists he worked with.

Cougnut died in a car accident in Daly City on September 4, 2001.

Guest Appearances

The C.O.D. - The C.O.D
  • Straight Serving

The C.O.D. - The C.O.D.

In-A-Minute Records1991
Fly Mar - Ya Betta Ask Somebody
  • Witness

Fly Mar - Ya Betta Ask Somebody

Fly Records1994
JT The Bigga Figga - Dwellin' In Tha Labb
  • Scrilla, Scratch, Paper

JT The Bigga Figga - Dwellin' In Tha Labb

Get Low Recordz1995
Dre Dog - I Hate You With A Passion
  • Muthafucka

Dre Dog - I Hate You With A Passion

In-A-Minute Records1995
Cold World Hustlers - Iceland
  • Taste Da Hate

Cold World Hustlers - Iceland

Black Market Records1995
2-11 - Ounce Of Game
  • Off Some Shit

Two-Illeven - Ounce Of Game

Felony Records1996
Manish Mike - Forever Living Manish
  • Last Man Standing

Manish Mike - Forever Living Manish

Square Business Entertainment1997
Down-N-Dirty Hustlers - The Unforgiven
  • 3rd Felony

Down-N-Dirty Hustlas - The Unforgiven

Butt Naked Records1997
Lex AD - Silenced By The Greed
  • Bay Luv

Lex A.D. - Silenced By The Greed

Fully Auto Entertainment1997
N2Deep - The Rumble
  • Bay Area Playaz

N2Deep - The Rumble

40 Ounce Records1998
Dosia - Waiting To Inhale
  • Dirty Game

Dosia - Waiting To Inhale

AWOL Records1998
Guce - If It Ain't Real, It Ain't Official
  • 415 Frisco Mafia

Guce - If It Ain't Real, It Ain't Official

Git Paid Entertainment1998
Jaz - Psychotic Murderous Thoughts
  • Ridin Uncut

Jaz - Psychotic Murderous Thoughts

Keep It Real Records1998
UNLV - Underground Nation Livin' Violently
  • U.N.L.V.

U.N.L.V. - Underground Nation Livin' Violently

Dogday Records1998
J-Mack - Bloody Money
  • Fuck Makin' Deals

J-Mack - Bloody Money

Biggrip Records1999
Rondo - Success Before Death
  • Do You Believe

Rondo - Success Before Death

Crucial Records1999
LSP - Da Antidote
  • Heaven Or Hell

LSP - Da Antidote

Intent 2 Sell Records, Journees Music1999
Homicide - The Plantation
  • It Don't Stop

Homicide - The Plantation

Private I Records, Mercury1999
P.O.D.E. - Ville Man Dem
  • P.O.D.E.

P.O.D.E. - Ville Man Dem

Desertion Of The Grave1999
Mr. Kee - 14 Kt. Dreams
  • You Fucked Yourself

Mr. Kee - 14 Kt. Dreams

Black-N-Brown Entertainment2000
Assassin - Worldwide Game
  • Faces Of Death

Assassin - Worldwide Game

Liferdef Records2000
Lil Ric & Laroo - Different Reality
  • All I Know

Lil Ric & Laroo - Different Reality

Timeless Music2001
Cellski - Mafia Moves
  • Tattoos & Tongue Rings

Cellski - Mafia Moves

Inner City Records2001
The Fugitives - Can't Stop Won't Stop!
  • Picture This Killa

The Fugitives - Can't Stop Won't Stop!

California Entertainment2001
Shag Nasty Is The Mack Who Shagged Me
  • Who Got The Strap

Shag Nasty - The Mack Who Shagged Me

Illiact Entertainment2002
Baldhead Rick - Thug Continent
  • Business Brains

Baldhead Rick - Thug Continent

Inner City Records2003
200% Shady - 200% Shady
  • Blaze Up The City

200% Shady - 200% Shady

Black N Brown Entertainment2003
Kung Fu Vampire - Blood Bath Beyond
  • Heaven Or Hell

Kung Fu Vampire - Blood Bath Beyond

Journees Music2003
Guce - Pill Music: The Rico Act Vol.1
  • Rip Love

Guce - Pill Music: The Rico Act Vol. 1

Sumday Entertainment2005
King J-Mack - High Traffic
  • Fuck Makin Deals

J-Mack - High Traffic

GF Records2006
Baldhead Rick - Freestyle Mixtape Vol. 4: Flow Masters
  • Cougnut Exclusive

Baldhead Rick - Freestyle Mixtape Vol. 4: Flow Masters

Inner City 2K2006
Baldhead Rick - Ghetto Patriot
  • On The Turf

Baldhead Rick - Ghetto Patriot

Powerful Musice Entertainment2010
U.N.L.V. - Rebels Of The Street Corner
  • Ghetto Politics

U.N.L.V. - Rebels Of The Street Corner

D.O.B. Entertainment2013
Jose Santana - Living Proof
  • Sunset II Sunrise

Jose Santana - Living Proof

GT Digital2017

Compilations

West Coast Bad Boyz - Anotha Level Of The Game
  • Tell Me Something Good

Master P Presents West Coast Bad Boyz - Anotha Level Of The Game

No Limit Records1994
Animosity - Featuring The Young "D" Boyz & Cougnut
  • Boots Laced Tight

Various - Animosity - Featuring The Young "D" Boyz & Cougnut

Su-Side Records1995
KZO - The Best Kept Secret
  • Secret Stories

KZO - The Best Kept Secret

Barea Records1996
The Pusha' Man Compilation
  • Tribute To Mr. Cee

Various - The Pusha' Man Compilation

The Road Productions1996
The Southwest Riders
  • Getto Tales

Various - The Southwest Riders

Sick Wid' It Records, Jive1997
Cloud Nine Production's Fattest Jams Volume 1
  • Busters Can't Hang

Various - Cloud Nine Production's Fattest Jams Volume I

Cavvy R. Records1997
Million Dollar Dream - The High Powered Double Album
  • Fuck Makin' Deals

Million Dollar Dream - The High Powered Double Album

Dogday Records1997
The Best Of Black Market Records: Hounds Of The Underground Verse 1
  • Taste Da Hate

Various - The Best Of Black Market Records: Hounds Of The Underground Verse 1

Black Market Records, Priority Records1997
11-5 Collections - Bootlegs & G-Sides
  • Scrilla, Scratch, Paper

11/5 Collection$ - Bootlegs & G-Sides

Dogday Records1997
Million Dollar Dream - This Is How We Lay Low
  • Money Makin' Mission

Million Dollar Dream - This Is How We Lay Low

Million Dolar Dream1998
4080 Compilation Album Vol. 3: Bay Luv
  • Bay Luv

Various - 4080 Compilation Album Vol. 2: Bay Luv

Rusu Records1998
Franzen & Tracedog - Up All Night Paper Chase
  • Bay Love

Various - Franzen & Tracedog's Up All Night Paperchase

Me & Mine Entertainment1998
4080 Compilation Album Vol. 3 - The Twomp Sack
  • Sky Blue Jungle

Various - 4080 Compilation Album Vol. 3: The Twomp Sack

Rusu Records1998
Isolated In The Game
  • Scandalous Pt. 2

Various - Isolated In The Game

Bayway Records1998
San Quinn / Black N Brown Entertainment Presents 17 Reasons
  • Power N Pain

Various - 17 Reasons Compilation

Black-N-Brown Entertainment1998
Bay Rider Entertainment Presents Bayriderz Compilation
  • Takin' Chances

Various - Bayriderz Compilation

Bay Rider Entertainment1998
50/50 Chances Compilation
  • Give It Up

Various - 50/50 Chances Compilation

K-N-R Entertainment1998
Les G. Presents Unfinished Business
  • Da "W"

Various - Les G. Presents Unfinished Business

Tight Out Da Gate Entertainment1998
The Dark Side Family Album Vol. 1
  • Many Nights

Various - The Dark Side Family Album Vol. 1

Sleep Tight Records1999
Eyez On The Prize (The Movie Soundtrack)
  • The Fugitive

Various - Eyez On The Prize (The Movie Soundtrack)

Trump Tight Records1999
JT The Bigga Figga & Non Stop Muzic Presents Enterprise
  • Sky Blue Jungle

Various - JT The Bigga Figga & Non Stop Muzic Presents Enterprise

Get Low Recordz, Non Stop Muzic1999
Black-N-Brown Entertainment Presents 18 Wit A Bullet
  • Doin' Thangz

Various - 18 Wit A Bullet

Black-N-Brown Entertainment1999
Million Dollar Dream - Money & Muscle
  • Nitro Runnin'

Million Dollar Dream - Money & Muscle

Million Dollar Dream1999
Playaz & Ballaz
  • Last Man Standing

Various - Playaz & Ballaz

Heavy N Da Game1999
Les G Presents Natural Born Killaz (The Soundtrack)
  • Can't Fuck Wit A Savage

Various - Les G Presents Natural Born Killaz (The Soundtrack)

Tight Out Da Gate1999
Black Market Records Presents No Face Killaz
  • Till My Casket Drops

Various - No Face Killaz

Black Market Records1999
Bay Area Playas 1 - Fad Authentic Styles
  • Taken Chances

Various - Bay Area Playas 1: Fad Authentic Styles

Snake Pit Records2000
Lock Down Compilation
  • Showcase

Various - Lock Down

Felony Records, SFO Entertainment2000
26 Flavors Presents The Last Supper
  • Post Card

Various - The Last Supper

26 Flavors Records2000
RBL Posse - Bootlegs & Bay Shit (The Resume)
  • Ruthless By Law (Unreleased)

RBL Posse - Bootlegs & Bay Shit (The Resume)

The Right Way Productions2000
Cellski - The Collection
  • Frisco

Cellski - The Collection

Inner City Records2000
Freaky Phil Presents Bay Bury-Ya Compilation
  • Nut 1 Nut 2

Various - Freaky Phil Presents Bay Bury-Ya

Blue Print Records2001
Bay Area Playas 3: Ghetto Platinum
  • Shadows Of Death

Various - Bay Area Playas 3: Ghetto Platinum

Snake Pit Records2001
Apartment III Soundtrack
  • For My Thugs

Various - Apartment III Soundtrack

Apartment 3 Productions2001
D-Mac Presents West Coast Mobbin
  • Westside R.I.P.

Various - D-Mac Presents West Coast Mobbin

Thug Records2001
Assassin - Assassin Anthology
  • Faces Of Death

Assassin - Assassin Anthology

Liferdef Records2001
Jay Tee - The Knocks 1992 - 2000
  • Bay Area Playaz

Jay Tee - The Knocks 1992 - 2000

40 Ounce Records2001
Da' Unda' Dogg - History
  • Can't Hang

Da' Unda' Dogg - History

Triple Crown Entertainment2001
Various - Done Deal Entertainment Presents: Heated Speeches Compilation
  • Knocked Your B!tch

Various - Done Deal Entertainment Presents: Heated Speeches Compilation

Street Cred Music Group2001
Best Of The Bay Ever
  • Bay Luv

Various - Best Of The Bay Ever

Ruso Records2002
Andre Nickatina & Nick Peace Present Hells Kitchen
  • Business Brain

Various - Andre Nickatina & Nick Peace Present Hells Kitchen

Million Dollar Dream2002
Bad Blood: Movie & Soundtrack
  • Heaven Or Hell

Various - Bad Blood: Movie & Soundtrack

Brown Power Records2002
JT The Bigga Figga / Hometeam Ent. Presents Dem Frisco Boyz Ain't No Punkz
  • Hard 2 Handle

Various - Dem Frisco Boyz Ain't No Punkz

Get Low Recordz, Home Team Entertainment2002
Underground Hittaz
  • Picture This Killa

Various - Underground Hittaz

Killa Valley Entertainment, Bay Rider Entertainment2002
Pervelous P. Entertainment Presents City On The Hush
  • Lake View 2 Manor

Various - City On The Hush

Pervelous P. Entertainment2002
King George & Cali G - Gangsta Hits Volume One (Documentary) 1994-2002
  • Shadows

King George & Cali G - Gangsta Hits Volume One (Documentary) 1994-2002

Highness Records2002
Bay Area Game
  • Muder Killa

Various - Bay Area Game

Thug World Records2002
Bay Area Playas - Bay Area Playas Greatest Hits
  • Shadow Of Death

Bay Area Playas - Bay Area Playas Greatest Hits

French Braids Entertainment2002
Various - Ryda Thugz Skrewed Chopped
  • Power & The Pain

Various - Ryda Thugz Skrewed Chopped

Goldtoes Entertainment, Thizz Latin2002
JT The Bigga Figga & Wali M Presents Turf Grinders
  • Represent Your Block

Various - JT The Bigga Figga & Wali M Presents Turf Grinders

Get Low Recordz, Thug World Entertainment2003
Apt. 3 & DNA Present Theme Music To Drug Dealinz & Killinz
  • Tragedy

Various - Apt. 3 & DNA Present Theme Music To Drug Dealins And Killins

Apt. 3 / DNA Entertainment2003
Various - 17 Reasons (Skrewed N Chopped)
  • You Fucked Yourself

Various - 17 Reasons (Skrewed N Chopped)

Goldtoes Entertainment2003
Gangsta Rap Greatest Hits - Northwest Whoride
  • Give It Up

Various - Gangsta Rap Greatest Hits: Northwest Whoride

F. U. Payme L.L.C.2004
Black-N-Brown Entertainment Presents 34 Reasons: Surviving The Game
  • Power N Pain

Various - 34 Reasons: Surviving The Game

Black-N-Brown, Goldtoes Entertainment2004
3 Street Anywhere USA
  • I Love The Ghetto

Various - 3 Street Anywhere USA

190 Entertainment2004
Cellski - The Collection Part 2
  • Shadows Of Death

Cellski - The Collection Part 2

Inner City 2K2004
Da' Unda' Dogg - The Best Of...
  • Can't Ghang

Da' Unda' Dogg - The Best Of...

Thizz Entertainment2004
Mac Dre - Special Guest Appearances
  • World Wide

Mac Dre - Special Guest Appearances

Thizz Entertainment2004
Balled Out: The Silver & Black Album
  • Murda, Kill, Murda

Various - Balled Out - The Silver & Black Album

Connected Inc.2004
D.A.P. Presents T.C. & The Enhancer's Producer's Cuts
  • I Smell Jealousy

Various - D.A.P. Presents T.C. & The Enhancer's Producer's Cuts

D.A.P. Productions, Bayview Productions2005
Various - The World Is A Ghetto
  • Twist'em

Various - The World Is A Ghetto

Ghetto Line Productions2005
Music 2 Kill By
  • Give It Up

Various - Music 2 Kill By

F.U. Payme Records2006
Jay Battle & JT The Bigga Figga Present World Wide: The Compilation Vol. 1
  • Get Em

Various - Jay Battle & JT The Bigga Figga Present World Wide: The Compilation Vol. 1

Fan 4 Life Records, Get Low Records2008
Apt. 3/DNA Ent & Apt. 4 Present Known Associates 2: Theme Music To Drug Dealins & Killins
  • Straight Up Thugs Part 2

Various - Known Associates 2: Theme Music To Drug Dealins & Killins

Apt. 3 / DNA Entertainment2008
Mac Dre Presents Thizz Or Die Vol. 4
  • Drop It Like It's Hot

Various - Thizz Or Die Vol. 4

Thizz Entertainment2008
The Mack$ican Presents U 5-1-Feelin Me? - The Compilation
  • No Dose

Various - The Mack$ican Presents U 5-1-Feelin Me?

B Dub Entertainment2009
Lil Coner - The Lost Gangster Tracks
  • Murder Killa

Lil Coner - The Lost Gangster Tracks

Connected Inc.2009
Big Drawz Of 2-11 Presents Possesion With Intent
  • Livin' In The Crossfire

Various - Big Drawz Of 2-11 Presents Possesion With Intent

Felony Records2010
Known Associates 3: Homeboys 'N Killahoes
  • Lunatik Village

Various - Known Associates 3: Homeboys 'N Killahoes

Apt. 3 / DNA Entertainment2010
King George - Hardknoxx Volume 1
  • Shadowx

King George - Hardknoxx Volume 1

Highness Records2010
Various - Bad Blood Compilation
  • Heaven Or Hell (Reprise)

Various - Bad Blood Compilation

Magruff Muttler Presents2012
Urban Legendz - Urban Legendz Compilation
  • Thug Official

Urban Legendz - Urban Legendz Compilation

SSM2012
Various - No Justice No Peace
  • 37 Ain't That Old

Various - No Justice No Peace

Mekah West Entertainment2013
Various - Old Skool San Francisco Thug Life Rap!
  • Don't Get It Twisted!

Various - Old Skool San Francisco Thug Life Rap!

Premiere Music2015
Various - The Best Of Black Market Records (Chopped & Screwed)
  • Taste Da Hate (Chopped & Screwed)

Various - The Best Of Black Market Records (Chopped & Screwed)

Black Market Records2017