Cali Iz Active

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Cali Iz Active
Studio album by Tha Dogg Pound
Released June 27, 2006 (2006-06-27)
Recorded 2005-2006
Genre West Coast hip hop, Gangsta Rap
Length 69:00
Label Doggystyle/Koch
Producer Snoop Dogg (exec.), Battlecat, L.T. Moe, Swizz Beatz, J-Dub, Soopafly, Ryan Leslie, Rick Rock, David Banner, 1500 or Nothin', Bangladesh, Jazze Pha
Tha Dogg Pound chronology
Dillinger & Young Gotti II: Tha Saga Continuez...
Cali Iz Active
Dogg Chit
Singles from Cali Iz Active
  1. "Cali Iz Active"
    Released: June 3, 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars 2006
The A.V. Club (B-) 2006 7/10 stars 2006
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars 2006 1.5/5 stars 2006 8/10 stars 2006
USA Today 3/4 stars link
XXL 3/5 stars (L) 2006

Cali Iz Active is the fourth studio album by rap group Tha Dogg Pound and is also the name of the album's title track and lead single. It was released through Koch and Snoop Dogg's Doggystyle Records on June 27, 2006.

Besides Daz and Kurupt, the album also features Tha Dogg Pound family (Snoop Dogg, RBX, Soopafly, Nate Dogg, and Bad Azz). Also appearing are David Banner, Ice Cube, Paul Wall and producers Battlecat, Fredwreck, Swizz Beatz and Jazze Pha.

Snoop Dogg has already used the Royal Cash sample in one of his earlier unreleased recordings with DJ Glaze of Foesum. It was titled "True To The Game" and DJ Glaze included it in his mixtape The Lost Tapez[1][2][3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Cali Iz Active" (featuring Snoop Dogg) Battlecat 4:44
2. "Kushn N' Pushn"   L.T. Moe 4:08
3. "Sittin on 23'z"   Swizz Beatz 3:45
4. "Stop Lyin'"   Battlecat 4:19
5. "It's Craccin All Night" (featuring Snoop Dogg & Diddy) Jeffrey "J-Dub" Walker 5:28
6. "Slow Your Roll"   Soopafly 4:04
7. "Heavyweights" (featuring Snoop Dogg) Ryan Leslie 3:57
8. "Keep It Gangsta" (featuring The Lady of Rage) Soopafly 5:02
9. "Hard On A Hoe" (featuring Nate Dogg, RBX & Snoop Dogg) Rick Rock 4:00
10. "It's All Hood" (featuring Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube & Traci Nelson) Battlecat 4:53
11. "Faknass Hoes" (featuring David Banner) David Banner 4:14
12. "Don't Sweat It" (featuring Snoop Dogg, Nate Dogg & RBX) Swiff D, 1500 or Nothin' 3:53
13. "Make Dat Pussy Pop" (featuring Paul Wall) Bangladesh 4:04
14. "Thrown Up Da C"   Soopafly 4:11
15. "Face 2 Face" (featuring Snoop Dogg) Battlecat 4:23
16. "She Likes Dat" (featuring Snoop Dogg) Jazze Pha 3:48

Album chart performance[edit]

Charts (2006) peak


US Independent Albums (Billboard)[4]
US Billboard 200[5] 28
US Top Rap Albums (Billboard)[6] 4
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[7] 5


Cali Iz Active video footage from DubCNN includes backstage, filming, MTV interview

Technical credits[edit]



  1. ^ CD Baby: FOESUM: The Lost Tapez
  2. ^ // Snoop Dogg Interview Part 4 (January 2007) // West Coast News Network //
  3. ^ - The Official Foesum Website
  4. ^ "Tha Dogg Pound Album & Song Chart History". Billboard Independent Albums para Tha Dogg Pound. Prometheus Global Media. 
  5. ^ "Tha Dogg Pound Album & Song Chart History" Billboard 200 for Tha Dogg Pound. Prometheus Global Media.
  6. ^ "Tha Dogg Pound Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Top Rap Albums for Tha Dogg Pound. Prometheus Global Media.
  7. ^ "Tha Dogg Pound Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for Tha Dogg Pound. Prometheus Global Media.
  8. ^ An interview with Snoop Dogg and Tha Dogg Pound — Tha Dogg Pound on Cali iz Active

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