Can't Stay Away

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Can't Stay Away
Studio album by Too Short
Released July 13, 1999
Recorded 1998–1999 at Oakland City Studios; Ant Banks Bad Ass Beat Lab in Atlanta, Georgia
Genre Hip hop
Label Jive Records
Producer Too Short
Erick Sermon
Diamond D
Ant Banks
Mike D.
Jermaine Dupri
Too Short chronology
Gettin' It (Album Number Ten)
(1996)
Can't Stay Away
(1999)
You Nasty
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[2]
The Source 4/5 stars[3]

Can't Stay Away is the eighth studio album from Oakland rapper Too Short. The album received generally positive reviews from critics and was a commercial success, certified Gold on August 13, 1999, only a month after its release. This is his first album since retiring in 1996.[4] This is Too Short's fourth consecutive album to reach the top of the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.

Along with a single, a music video was produced for the song, "Ain't No Bitches".

Track listing[edit]

# Title Time
1 "Can't Stay Away" 4:28
2 "Ain't No Bitches" 4:10
3 "Don't Stop Rappin'" (featuring Eightball & MJG) 4:45
4 "Here We Go " (featuring Jay-Z & Jermaine Dupri) 4:42
5 "More Freaky Tales" 5:08
6 "You Might Get G'eed" (featuring E-40, Daz Dillinger & Soopafly) 5:22
7 "Good Life" (featuring Jazze Pha) 3:55
8 "Longevity" (featuring Scarface, K.B., Otis & Shug) 4:00
9 "How Does It Feel" (featuring D'wayne Wiggins) 4:31
10 "What Happened To The Groupies" (featuring B-Legit) 5:35
11 "Invasion Of The Flat Booty Bitches" 4:26
12 "Can't Stay Away (Outro)" 1:32
13 "It's About That Money" (featuring Puff Daddy) 4:45
14 "Nation Riders" (Slink Capone, Murda One, G-Side & Playa Playa) 4:44
15 "G-2000" (Badwayz, Zu, Al Block & Hellkilla) 4:34
16 "Don't Trust Her" (Badwayz) 4:36
17 "In The Studio" (Quint Black) 2:54

Credits[edit]

  • Bass - Torrance Scott (tracks 6, 8, 15, 17)
  • Keyboards - Black (5) (tracks 6, 8, 9)
  • Producer - Quinton Banks (tracks 6, 8, 9, 17)
  • Vocals - Jazze Pha (tracks 1, 2, 6, 7)
  • Video(s): "Ain't No Bitches"

Chart positions[edit]

Chart Position
US Billboard 200 5
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums 1

Singles[edit]

More Freaky Tales

Chart Position
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks 50
US Hot Rap Singles 3

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Rolling Stone review
  3. ^ The Source review
  4. ^ "Gold & Platinum" (Database). Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved February 14, 2007. [dead link]