Broken Silence (Foxy Brown album)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Broken Silence
Studio album by Foxy Brown
Released July 17, 2001
Recorded 2000-2001
Genre Rap/Hip Hop
Length 72:15
Label Def Jam
Producer

Young Gavin, Dave Kelly, The Neptunes, Robert Kirkland, Ski, Lofey, Tamir "Nokio" Ruffin, Kenya "

Fame Flames" Miller, DJ Clue?
Foxy Brown chronology
Chyna Doll
(1999)
Broken Silence
(2001)
Ill Na Na 2: The Fever
(shelved)
Singles from Broken Silence
  1. "Oh Yeah"
    Released: May 4, 2001
  2. "Candy"
    Released: August 21, 2001
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link
Entertainment Weekly B− link
HipHopDX.com 4/5 stars link
RapReviews.com 7/10 stars link
NME (7/10) link
Vibe 3.5/5 stars link

Broken Silence is the third full-length studio album and fourth recording by American female hip-hop artist Foxy Brown. It was released on July 17, 2001. This is currently Foxy's only album to be released in 2000's, being her latest studio album.

Album information[edit]

Foxy Brown began recording a more street-oriented album, much different from her mainstream image with Chyna Doll.

The album was co-written by former 1 Life 2 Live member Juan "Red Handed" Cordova.[1] It was nominated for a Grammy in 2003, two years after its release.

Chart Performance[edit]

The album debuted at #5 on Billboard 200 with first week sales of 89,607 copies sold in the first week.[2] To date the album has sold 553,000 copies in the U.S.[3] It is certified gold by the RIAA.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Intro (Broken Silence)" - 2:15
  2. "Fallin'" (featuring Young Gavin) - 3:09
  3. "Oh Yeah" (featuring Spragga Benz) - 4:20
  4. "B.K. Anthem" - 4:19
  5. "The Letter" (featuring Ron Isley) - 6:58
  6. "730" - 4:12
  7. "Candy" (featuring Kelis) - 3:43
  8. "Tables Will Turn" (featuring Baby Cham) - 3:43
  9. "Hood Scriptures" - 3:46
  10. "Run Dem" (featuring Baby Cham) - 3:58
  11. "Bout My Paper" (featuring Mystikal) - 3:59
  12. "Run Yo Shit" (featuring Capone-N-Noreaga) - 4:22
  13. "Na Na Be Like" - 3:35
  14. "Gangsta Boogie" - 4:15
  15. "I Don't Care" (featuring Kori) - 4:19
  16. "So Hot" (featuring Young Gavin) - 3:43
  17. "Saddest Day" (featuring Wayne Wonder) - 4:44
  18. "Broken Silence (Featuring Darius)" - 4:58

Charts[edit]

Chart Peak
Position
Canadian Albums Charts 17
French Albums Chart 49
German Albums Chart 26
Swiss Albums Chart 15
U.S. Billboard 200[4] 5
U.S. Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums 3

References[edit]