BAYTL

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BAYTL
Studio album by Gucci Mane and V-Nasty
Released December 13, 2011
Recorded January - November 2011
PatchWerk Recording Studios
(Atlanta, Georgia)
Genre Hip hop
Length 46:25
Label Vice, Warner Bros.[1]
Producer Zaytoven,[2] Tha Bizness
Gucci Mane and V-Nasty chronology
Ferrari Boyz
(2011)
BAYTL
(2011)
Trap Back
(2012)

BAYTL is a collaboration album between rappers Gucci Mane and V-Nasty, produced by Zaytoven and Tha Bizness. The album was released on December 13, 2011, through Vice Records and Warner Bros. Records.

The album's first official single was "Whip Appeal", which was released on November 19, 2011.[3] On December 16, the rappers were preparing to shoot a music video for the song "Push Ups" at a recording studio in Atlanta. The song featured Slim Dunkin, who upon arrival got into an altercation with another rapper, Young Vito, which resulted in the fatal shooting of Slim Dunkin.[4][5] On January 12, 2012, a video for the song "Let's Get Faded" was released and has so far been viewed over 2 million times.[6]

Reception[edit]

BAYTL was heavily panned by critics. According to Metacritic, scoring only 39/100.[7] The album got a 2.5/5 rating from Allmusic, 2/5 from XXL, 1/10 from Spin and 0.5/5 from Consequence of Sound.

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 39/100[8]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[9]
The A.V. Club C+[10]
Boston Globe 30/100[11]
Consequence of Sound 0.5/5 stars[12]
Pitchfork Media (4.9/10)[13]
Spin Magazine (1/10)[14]
XXL 2/5 stars (M)[15]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s)[16] Length
1. "Whip Appeal" (featuring P2theLA) Zaytoven 3:53
2. "Loaded" (featuring Mistah F.A.B.) Zaytoven 4:18
3. "Let's Get Faded"   Zaytoven 4:00
4. "White Girl"   Zaytoven 3:57
5. "Push Ups" (featuring Slim Dunkin) Zaytoven 4:39
6. "Food Plug" (featuring Berner) Zaytoven 4:22
7. "Out My Circle"   Tha Bizness 2:56
8. "Hate Me Some More"   Zaytoven 4:28
9. "Millions Every Month"   Zaytoven 3:07
10. "Fill My Shoes"   Zaytoven 4:31
11. "Fuck You" (featuring Slim Dunkin) Zaytoven 3:57
12. "Slick Swag"   Zaytoven 2:17

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.spin.com/reviews/gucci-mane-v-nasty-baytl-vicewarner-bros/
  2. ^ Posted Dec 16th 2011 6:00PM by Nadine Graham Comments (2011-12-13). "Gucci Mane, V-Nasty: 'Let's Get Faded' Video Filmed in Atlanta". The Boombox. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  3. ^ "Gucci Man And V- Nasty Joint Album "Baytl" *New Single Out NOW* « Kanye West Forum". Kanyetothe.com. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  4. ^ [1][dead link]
  5. ^ Posted Dec 27th 2011 11:20AM by Georgette Cline Comments (2011-12-27). "Young Vito Arrested for Slim Dunkin Murder, Changed Look". The Boombox. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  6. ^ "Video: Gucci Mane & V-Nasty - Let's Get Faded". Worldstarhiphop.com. 2012-01-12. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  7. ^ "BAYTL Reviews, Ratings, Credits, and More". Metacritic. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  8. ^ "BAYTL Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  9. ^ Jeffries, David (2011-12-13). "BAYTL - Gucci Mane, V-Nasty : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  10. ^ Martins, Chris (2012-01-03). "Gucci Mane And V-Nasty: BAYTL | Music | MusicalWork Review". The A.V. Club. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  11. ^ January 07, 2012 (2012-01-07). "Gucci Mane & V-Nasty, ‘BAYTL’ - Boston.com". Articles.boston.com. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  12. ^ "Album Review: Gucci Mane and V-Nasty – BAYTL « Consequence of Sound". Consequenceofsound.net. 2011-12-21. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  13. ^ "Gucci Mane / V-Nasty: BAYTL | Album Reviews". Pitchfork. 2012-01-05. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  14. ^ Weiss, Jeff (2011-12-13). "Gucci Mane & V-Nasty, 'BAYTL' (Vice/Warner Bros.) | SPIN | Albums | Worst New Music". SPIN. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  15. ^ "Gucci Mane & V-Nasty, Baytl | XXL". Xxlmag.com. Retrieved 2012-09-02. 
  16. ^ J. Bachelor (2011-12-13). "Gucci Mane & V-Nasty, "BAYTL"". Sohh.Com. Retrieved 2012-09-02.