Cocky & Confident

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Cocky & Confident
Studio album by Juvenile
Released December 1, 2009 (2009-12-01)
Recorded 2007-09
Genre Southern Hip Hop
Length 72:26
Label Atlantic, UTP, E1
Producer Juvenile (exec.), Get Cool, Precise, Niyo, C. Smith, S-8ighty, Mouse, Raw Smoov, Tic Toc, FATBOI, Lu Balz
Juvenile chronology
Reality Check
(2006)
Cocky & Confident
(2009)
Beast Mode
(2010)
Singles from Cocky & Confident
  1. "Hands On You"
    Released: September 8, 2009
  2. "Gotta Get It"
    Released: September 15, 2009
  3. "We Be Getting Money"
    Released: October 27, 2009
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic (49/100)[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]
HipHopDX 3.5/5 stars[3]
The New York Times (unfavorable)[4]
Now 4/5 stars[5]
PopMatters 3/10 stars[6]
The Smoking Section (unfavorable)[7]
USA Today 2/4 stars[8]

Cocky & Confident[9] is the eighth studio album by rapper Juvenile, released on December 1, 2009.[10] The album is the rapper's follow up to his album Reality Check, which landed at #1 on Billboard's Top 200 chart when the album was released in March 2006. It features artists such as B.G., Dorrough, Kango Slim, Q Corvette, Rico Love and Pleasure P and others making guest appearances. Producers on the album include Mouse, Precise, FATBOI, Lu Balz, S-8ighty & more. It is the first album in which Juvenile himself produces. The album debuted at #49 on the Billboard 200 with 23,000 copies sold in its first week.[11]

Singles[edit]

The first promo single is "Hands On You", featuring Pleasure P and produced by Lu Balz. It was released on iTunes on September 8, 2009. The first single is "Gotta Get It", which is produced by Precise.[10] It was released on iTunes a week after "Hands On You" on September 15, 2009. The second single is "We Be Getting Money", featuring Shawty Lo, Dorrough, & Kango Slim and produced by S-8ighty. It was released on iTunes on October 27, 2009.

Other information[edit]

"Listen" is a cover of "Listen to Your Heart", a song originally performed by Swedish pop group Roxette. The song was also covered by Belgian dance duo DHT in 2005.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Cocky & Confident"   Get Cool 3000 2:50
2. "Gotta Get It"   Precise 4:05
3. "Back Back"   Niyo, C. Smith 4:01
4. "We Be Getting Money" (featuring Shawty Lo, Dorrough & Kango Slim) S-8ighty, Juvenile 4:48
5. "My Money Don't Fold" (featuring T Money & Kango Slim) Precise 4:36
6. "Feeling Right" (featuring B.G., Cape & Kango Slim) Niyo 3:52
7. "Top of the Line"   Mouse 4:11
8. "Make U Feel Alright" (featuring Kango Slim & Jay da Menace) C. Smith 4:02
9. "It's All Hood"   C. Smith 3:41
10. "New Orleans Stunna" (featuring Rawsmoov) Rawsmoov 3:23
11. "All Over You" (featuring Kango Slim) S-8ighty 3:02
12. "You Can't Stop Me" (featuring Partners-N-Crime & Youngin') Niyo 3:43
13. "Break It Down" (featuring Q Corvette) C. Smith, Juvenile 3:36
14. "I'm Out Chere" (featuring Rico Love) Tic Toc 3:55
15. "I'm Shining"   Mouse 3:38
16. "I Say" (featuring Youngin') Precise 3:44
17. "Everything" (featuring Bobby V) FATBOI 4:07
18. "Hands On You" (featuring Pleasure P) Lu Balz 3:33

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 49
U.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums 7
U.S. Billboard Top Rap Albums 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cocky And Confident Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  2. ^ Jeffries, David. "Cocky & Confident - Juvenile". Allmusic. Retrieved 29 November 2009. 
  3. ^ Kuperstein, Slava (10 December 2009). "Juvenile - Cocky And Confident". HipHopDX. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  4. ^ Chinen, Nate (29 November 2009). "New CDs (Juvenile: "Cocky & Confident")". The New York Times. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  5. ^ Rennie, Andrew (January 5–12, 2010). "Juvenile: Cocky & Confident (Atlantic/UTP/E1)". Now. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  6. ^ Amidon, David (11 December 2009). "Juvenile: Cocky & Confident". PopMatters. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  7. ^ TSSCrew (19 December 2009). "'It's All Hood' - Review Of Juvenile's Cocky & Confident". The Smoking Section. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  8. ^ Jones, Steve; Mansfield, Brian (1 December 2009). "Albums (Juvenile, Cocky and Confident: Humble He's Not)". USA Today. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  9. ^ http://www.amazon.com/dp/B002N1AE50
  10. ^ a b http://allhiphop.com/stories/news/archive/2009/10/13/21978237.aspx
  11. ^ http://www.hiphopdx.com/index/news/id.10256/title.hip-hop-album-sales-the-week-ending-12-6-2009

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