Deep Water Slang V2.0

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Deep Water Slang V2.0
Studio album by Zion I
Released February 18, 2003
Genre Underground hip hop
Label Raptivism Records
Producer 418 Hz Productionz
Zion I chronology
Mind Over Matter
(2000)
Deep Water Slang V2.0
(2003)
True & Livin'
(2005)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]
AllHipHop.com 3.5/5 stars[2]
MVRemix.com 4/5 stars[3]
HipHopElements.com (8.2/10)[4]

Deep Water Slang V2.0 is the second album from underground hip hop duo Zion I. This was another critical success for the group, and with music videos for the singles "The Drill", "Finger Paint", "Boom Bip" and "Le, Le, Le", this received more commercial attention than their past work.

Track listing[edit]

# Title Producer(s) Performer (s)
1 "Jahmbo" 418 Hz Productionz Queen Jahneen
2 "The Drill" 418 Hz Productionz, Tef the Traktitioner Zion
3 "Warriors Dance" 418 Hz Productionz Zion, Pep Love
4 "Finger Paint" 418 Hz Productionz Zion, Susie Suh, D.U.S.T.
5 "Kharma" 418 Hz Productionz Zion
6 "Flow" 418 Hz Productionz Zion, The Grouch
7 "A.E.I.O.U." 418 Hz Productionz Zion
8 "DeepWaterSlang" 418 Hz Productionz *Interlude*
9 "Cheeba Cheeba" 418 Hz Productionz Zion, Aceyalone
10 "Kick Snare" 418 Hz Productionz Zion
11 "Sorry" 418 Hz Productionz Zion
12 "Le Le Le" 418 Hz Productionz Zion, D.U.S.T., Deuce Eclipse
13 "Boom Bip" 418 Hz Productionz Zion, Goapele
14 "Mind Blow" 418 Hz Productionz Zion
15 "Dune" 418 Hz Productionz Zion
16 "One More Thing" 418 Hz Productionz Zion, Susie Suh
17 "Rock Y'all" 418 Hz Productionz Zion

Original track listing[edit]

The original version of Deep Water Slang was scheduled for release in 2002. After their label's distributor Nu Gruv Alliance folded, the release was pushed back to 2003 and a new track listing was rearranged [1].

  1. "Intro (Wake Up)" ("Jahmbo" on V2.0)
  2. "The Drill
  3. "Cheeba Cheeba"
  4. "Kharma"
  5. "Our Way" ("A.E.I.O.U." on V2.0)
  6. "Let It Flow" ("Flow" on V2.0)
  7. "What Is Deep Water Slang?" ("DeepWaterSlang" on V2.0)
  8. "Boom Bip"
  9. "Rock Y'all"
  10. "Warrior Dance"
  11. "Beatbox" ("Kick Snare" on V2.0)
  12. "Sorry"
  13. "Let Me Holla (DnB Mix)" ("Mind Blow" on V2.0 with "Dune" as hidden track)

Album singles[edit]

Single information
"Boom Bip"
"Cheeba Cheeba"
  • Released: 2002
  • B-side: "Kharma"
"The Drill"
  • Released: 2003
  • B-side: "Flow"

Album chart positions[edit]

Year Album Chart positions
Billboard 200 Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums Top Independent Albums
2003 Deep Water Slang V2.0 - - #49

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