Cougnut

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.
  • Straight Serving

The C.O.D.

In-A-Minute Records 1991
Fly Mar - Ya Betta Ask Somebody
  • Witness

Fly Mar – Ya Betta Ask Somebody

Fly Records 1994
JT The Bigga Figga - Dwellin' In Tha Labb
  • Scrilla, Scratch, Paper

JT The Bigga Figga – Dwellin’ In Tha Labb

Get Low Recordz 1995
Dre Dog - I Hate You With A Passion
  • Muthafucka

Dre Dog – I Hate You With A Passion

In-A-Minute Records 1995
Cold World Hustlers - Iceland
  • Taste Da Hate

Cold World Hustlers – Iceland

Black Market Records 1995
2-11 - Ounce Of Game
  • Off Some Shit

2-11 – Ounce Of Game

Felony Records 1996
Manish Mike - Forever Living Manish
  • Last Man Standing

Manish Mike – Forever Living Manish

Square Business Entertainment 1997
11-5 Collections - Bootlegs & G-Sides
  • Scrilla, Scratch, Paper

11/5 – Bootlegs & G-Sides

Dogday Records 1997
Down-N-Dirty Hustlers - The Unforgiven
  • 3rd Felony

Down-N-Dirty Hustlas – The Unforgiven

Butt Naked Records 1997
Lex AD - Silenced By The Greed
  • Bay Luv

Lex A.D. – Silenced By The Greed

Fully Auto Entertainment 1997
N2Deep - The Rumble
  • Bay Area Playaz

N2Deep – The Rumble

40 Ounce Records 1998
Dosia - Waiting To Inhale
  • Dirty Game

Dosia – Waiting To Inhale

AWOL Records 1998
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 Entertainment 1998
Jaz - Psychotic Murderous Thoughts
  • Ridin Uncut

Jaz – Psychotic Murderous Thoughts

Keep It Real Records 1998
UNLV - Underground Nation Livin' Violently
  • U.N.L.V.

U.N.L.V. – Underground Nation Livin’ Violently

Dogday Records 1998
J-Mack - Bloody Money
  • Fuck Makin’ Deals

J-Mack – Bloody Money

Biggrip Records 1999
Rondo - Success Before Death
  • Do You Believe

Rondo – Success Before Death

Crucial Records 1999
LSP - Da Antidote
  • Heaven Or Hell

LSP – Da Antidote

Intent 2 Sell Records, Journees Music 1999
Homicide - The Plantation
  • It Don’t Stop

Homicide – The Plantation

Private I Records, Mercury 1999
P.O.D.E. - Ville Man Dem
  • P.O.D.E.

P.O.D.E. – Ville Man Dem

Desertion Of The Grave 1999
RBL Posse - Bootlegs & Bay Shit (The Resume)
  • Ruthless By Law (Unreleased)

RBL Posse – Bootlegs & Bay Shit

The Right Way Productions 2000
Mr. Kee - 14 Kt. Dreams
  • You Fucked Yourself

Mr. Kee – 14 Kt. Dreams

Black-N-Brown Entertainment 2000
Cellski - The Collection
  • Frisco

Cellski – The Collection

Inner City Records 2000
Assassin - Worldwide Game
  • Faces Of Death

Assassin – Worldwide Game

Liferdef Records 2000
Lil Ric & Laroo - Different Reality
  • All I Know

Lil Ric & Laroo – Different Reality

Timeless Music 2001
Assassin - Assassin Anthology
  • Faces Of Death

Assassin – Assassin Anthology

Liferdef Records 2001
Cellski - Mafia Moves
  • Tattoos & Tongue Rings

Cellski – Mafia Moves

Inner City Records 2001
Jay Tee - The Knocks 1992 - 2000
  • Bay Area Playaz

Jay Tee – The Knocks 1992 – 2000

40 Ounce Records 2001
The Fugitives - Can't Stop Won't Stop!
  • Picture This Killa

The Fugitives – Can’t Stop Won’t Stop!

California Entertainment 2001
Da' Unda' Dogg - History
  • Can’t Hang

Da’ Unda’ Dogg – History

Triple Crown Entertainment 2001
Shag Nasty Is The Mack Who Shagged Me
  • Who Got The Strap

Shag Nasty – The Mack Who Shagged Me

Illiact Entertainment 2002
Baldhead Rick - Thug Continent
  • Business Brains

Baldhead Rick – Thug Continent

Inner City Records 2003
200% Shady - 200% Shady
  • Blaze Up The City

200% Shady – 200% Shady

Black N Brown Entertainment 2003
Cellski - The Collection Part 2
  • Shadows Of Death

Cellski – The Collection Part 2

Inner City 2K 2004
Da' Unda' Dogg - The Best Of...
  • Can’t Ghang

Da’ Unda’ Dogg – The Best Of…

Thizz Entertainment 2004
Mac Dre - Special Guest Appearances
  • World Wide

Mac Dre – Special Guest Appearances

Thizz Entertainment 2004
Guce - Pill Music: The Rico Act Vol.1
  • Rip Love

Guce – Pill Music: The Rico Act Vol. 1

Sumday Entertainment 2005
King J-Mack - High Traffic
  • Fuck Makin Deals

J-Mack – High Traffic

GF Records 2006
King George - Hardknoxx Volume 1
  • Shadowx

King George – Hardknoxx Volume 1

Highness Records 2010
Baldhead Rick - Ghetto Patriot
  • On The Turf

Baldhead Rick – Ghetto Patriot

Powerful Musice Entertainment 2010

Compilations

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

West Coast Bad Boyz – Anotha Level Of The Game

No Limit Records 1994
Animosity - Featuring The Young "D" Boyz & Cougnut
  • Boots Laced Tight

Animosity – Featuring The Young “D” Boyz & Cougnut

Su-Side Records 1995
KZO - The Best Kept Secret
  • Secret Stories

KZO – The Best Kept Secret

Barea Records 1996
The Pusha' Man Compilation
  • Tribute To Mr. Cee

The Pusha’ Man Compilation

The Road Productions 1996
The Southwest Riders
  • Getto Tales

The Southwest Riders

Sick Wid’ It Records, Jive 1997
Cloud Nine Production's Fattest Jams Volume 1
  • Busters Can’t Hang

Cloud Nine Production’s Fattest Jams

Cavvy R. Records 1997
Million Dollar Dream - The High Powered Double Album
  • Fuck Makin’ Deals

Million Dollar Dream – The High Powered Double Album

Dogday Records 1997
The Best Of Black Market Records: Hounds Of The Underground Verse 1
  • Taste Da Hate

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

Black Market Records, Priority Records 1997
Million Dollar Dream - This Is How We Lay Low
  • Money Makin’ Mission

Million Dollar Dream – This Is How We Lay Low

Million Dolar Dream 1998
4080 Compilation Album Vol. 3: Bay Luv
  • Bay Luv

4080 Compilation Album Vol. 2: Bay Luv

Rusu Records 1998
Franzen & Tracedog - Up All Night Paper Chase
  • Bay Love

Franzen & Tracedog’s Up All Night Paperchase

Me & Mine Entertainment 1998
4080 Compilation Album Vol. 3 - The Twomp Sack
  • Sky Blue Jungle

4080 Compilation Album Vol. 3: The Twomp Sack

Rusu Records 1998
Isolated In The Game
  • Scandalous Pt. 2

Isolated In The Game

Bayway Records 1998
San Quinn / Black N Brown Entertainment Presents 17 Reasons
  • Power N Pain

17 Reasons Compilation

Black-N-Brown Entertainment 1998
Bay Rider Entertainment Presents Bayriderz Compilation
  • Takin’ Chances

Bayriderz Compilation

Bay Rider Entertainment 1998
50/50 Chances Compilation
  • Give It Up

50/50 Chances Compilation

K-N-R Entertainment 1998
Les G. Presents Unfinished Business
  • Da “W”

Les G. Presents Unfinished Business

Tight Out Da Gate Entertainment 1998
The Dark Side Family Album Vol. 1
  • Many Nights

The Dark Side Family Album Vol. 1

Sleep Tight Records 1999
Eyez On The Prize (The Movie Soundtrack)
  • The Fugitive

Eyez On The Prize (The Movie Soundtrack)

Trump Tight Records 1999
JT The Bigga Figga & Non Stop Muzic Presents Enterprise
  • Sky Blue Jungle

JT The Bigga Figga & Non Stop Muzic Presents Enterprise

Get Low Recordz, Non Stop Muzic 1999
Black-N-Brown Entertainment Presents 18 Wit A Bullet
  • Doin’ Thangz

18 Wit A Bullet

Black-N-Brown Entertainment 1999
Million Dollar Dream - Money & Muscle
  • Nitro Runnin’

Million Dollar Dream – Money & Muscle

Million Dollar Dream 1999
Playaz & Ballaz
  • Last Man Standing

Playaz & Ballaz

Heavy N Da Game 1999
Les G Presents Natural Born Killaz (The Soundtrack)
  • Can’t Fuck Wit A Savage

Les G Presents Natural Born Killaz (The Soundtrack)

Tight Out Da Gate 1999
Black Market Records Presents No Face Killaz
  • Till My Casket Drops

No Face Killaz

Black Market Records 1999
Bay Area Playas 1 - Fad Authentic Styles
  • Taken Chances

Bay Area Playas 1: Fad Authentic Styles

Snake Pit Records 2000
Lock Down Compilation
  • Showcase

Lock Down Compilation

Felony Records, SFO Entertainment 2000
26 Flavors Presents The Last Supper
  • Post Card

The Last Supper

26 Flavors Records 2000
Heated Speaches Vol. 1
  • Knocked Your Bitch

Heated Speaches Vol. 1

Done Deal Entertainment 2001
T.C. & The Enhancer Present Producer's Cuts Vol. 1
  • I Smell Jealousy

T.C. & The Enhancer Present Producer’s Cuts Vol. 1

Five Star Recordings 2001
Freaky Phil Presents Bay Bury-Ya Compilation
  • Nut 1 Nut 2

Freaky Phil Presents Bay Bury-Ya

Blue Print Records 2001
Bay Area Playas 3: Ghetto Platinum
  • Shadows Of Death

Bay Area Playas 3: Ghetto Platinum

Snake Pit Records 2001
Apartment III Soundtrack
  • For My Thugs

Apartment III Soundtrack

Apartment 3 Productions 2001
D-Mac Presents West Coast Mobbin
  • Westside R.I.P.

D-Mac Presents West Coast Mobbin

Thug Records 2001
Bay Area Playas Greatest Hits
  • Shadow Of Death

Bay Area Playas Greatest Hits

French Braids Entertainment 2002
Best Of The Bay Ever
  • Bay Luv

Best Of The Bay Ever

Ruso Records 2002
Urban Legendz Compilation
  • Thug Official

Urban Legendz Compilation

Metro Records 2002
Andre Nickatina & Nick Peace Present Hells Kitchen
  • Business Brain

Andre Nickatina & Nick Peace Present Hells Kitchen

Million Dollar Dream 2002
Bad Blood: Movie & Soundtrack
  • Heaven Or Hell

Bad Blood: Movie & Soundtrack

Brown Power Records 2002
JT The Bigga Figga / Hometeam Ent. Presents Dem Frisco Boyz Ain't No Punkz
  • Hard 2 Handle

Dem Frisco Boyz Ain’t No Punkz

Get Low Recordz, Home Team Entertainment 2002
Underground Hittaz
  • Picture This Killa

Underground Hittaz

Killa Valley Entertainment, Bay Rider Entertainment 2002
Pervelous P. Entertainment Presents City On The Hush
  • Lake View 2 Manor

City On The Hush

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

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

Highness Records 2002
The World Is A Ghetto
  • Twist’em

The World Is A Ghetto

Ghetto Line Productions 2003
JT The Bigga Figga & Wali M Presents Turf Grinders
  • Represent Your Block

JT The Bigga Figga & Wali M Presents Turf Grinders

Get Low Recordz, Thug World Entertainment 2003
Apt. 3 & DNA Present Theme Music To Drug Dealinz & Killinz
  • Tragedy

Theme Music To Drug Dealins And Killins

Apt. 3 / DNA Entertainment 2003
Gangsta Rap Greatest Hits - Northwest Whoride
  • Give It Up

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

34 Reasons: Surviving The Game

Black-N-Brown, Goldtoes Entertainment 2004
Balled Out: The Silver & Black Album
  • Murda, Killa, Murda

Balled Out: The Silver & Black Album

Connected Inc. 2005
Music 2 Kill By
  • Give It Up

Music 2 Kill By

F.U. Payme Records 2006
Jay Battle & JT The Bigga Figga Present World Wide: The Compilation Vol. 1
  • Get Em

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

Fan 4 Life Records, Get Low Records 2008
Apt. 3/DNA Ent & Apt. 4 Present Known Associates 2: Theme Music To Drug Dealins & Killins
  • Straight Up Thugs Part 2

Known Associates 2: Theme Music To Drug Dealins & Killins

Apt. 3 / DNA Entertainment 2008
Mac Dre Presents Thizz Or Die Vol. 4
  • Drop It Like It’s Hot

Thizz Or Die Vol. 4

Thizz Entertainment 2008
The Mack$ican Presents U 5-1-Feelin Me? - The Compilation
  • No Dose

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

B Dub Entertainment 2009
Big Drawz Of 2-11 Presents Possesion With Intent
  • Livin’ In The Crossfire

Big Drawz Of 2-11 Presents Possesion With Intent

Felony Records 2010