21 (Omarion album)

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21
Studio album by Omarion
Released December 26, 2006
Recorded 2005–2006
Genre R&B, hip hop
Length 45:15
Label Epic
Sony Urban
Producer Timbaland, The Neptunes, Eric Hudson, Johnkenum Spivery, King Logan, Rufus Blaq, Cory Bold, Bryan-Michael Cox, WYLDCARD, Eric Dawkins
Omarion chronology
O
(2005)
21
(2006)
Face Off
(2007)
Singles from 21
  1. "Entourage"
    Released: July 3, 2006
  2. "Icebox"
    Released: October 31, 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly B[2]
Stylus Magazine B+[3]
Vibe mixed[4]
DJBooth.net 3.5/5 stars[5]

21 is the second studio album from R&B singer & former B2K frontman Omarion. The 1st single off the album was "Entourage" written by Andre Merritt & produced by Eric Hudson. The 2nd single "Icebox", produced by Timbaland. Other collaborators on the album include Pharrell & songwriter Bryan Michael Cox.[6] The album name "21" was inspired from when Omarion turned 21-years-old months before his album release.

The album landed at #1 in the Billboard 200, selling 119,000 copies in its first week, making it his second album to hit #1, although selling 60,000 less than his first solo album O. It has sold over 390,000 copies in the United States up to November 2008.[7]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Entourage"   Omari Grandberry, Eric Hudson, Pastor Andrew Merrit Hudson 4:58
2. "Ice Box"   Grandberry, Keri Hilson, Johnkenum Spivery, Ezekiel Lewis, Timothy Mosley, Antonio Dixon, King Logan, Patrick Smith Spivery, Logan, Timothy "Timbaland" Mosley 5:15
3. "Electric"   Granberry, Hudson, Merritt Hudson 3:25
4. "Made for TV"   Bryan-Michael Cox, Adonis Shropshire Cox, Kendrick "WYLDCARD" Dean (co.) 4:46
5. "Just Can't Let You Go"   Cox, Shropshire Cox, WYLDCARD (co.) 3:03
6. "Obsession"   Pharrell Williams The Neptunes 4:13
7. "Midnight"   Eric Dawkins, Dixon, Grandberry, Harvey Mason, Jr., Steve Russell, Damon Thomas Dawkins, The Underdogs 3:58
8. "Just That Sexy"   Dawkins, Dixon, Grandberry, Mason, Jr., Russell, Thomas Dawkins, The Underdogs 3:48
9. "Beg for It"   Sean Garrett, Mosley Spivery, Logan, Timbaland 2:56
10. "Do It"   Dawkins, Dixon, Grandberry, Mason, Jr., Russell, Thomas Dawkins, The Underdogs 3:54
11. "Been With a Star"   Grandberry, Hudson, Merritt Hudson 3:18
12. "What Are We Doing?"   Grandberry, Rufus Moore Rufus Blaq 3:53

 • (co.) Co-producer.

Personnel[edit]

Adapted from the 21 liner notes.[8]

References[edit]

Preceded by
Hip Hop is Dead by Nas
Billboard 200 number-one album
January 7–13, 2007
Succeeded by
Dreamgirls Soundtrack by Various artists