Federal (album)

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Federal
Studio album by E-40
Released November 10, 1993
Recorded 1992–1993
Genre Hip hop
Length 58:54
Label Sick Wid It
Jive (reissue)
Producer Studio Ton
E-40 chronology
Mr. Flamboyant
(1991)
Federal
(1993)
The Mail Man
(1994)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Federal is the debut album by American rapper E-40, released November 10, 1993 on Sick Wid It Records. It peaked at number 80 on the Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums.[2] Jive records reissued Federal in 1995 with three tracks missing.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Drought Season" (featuring Kaveo)   4:22
2. "Rat Heads"     5:36
3. "Federal"     4:57
4. "Outsmart the Po Po's" (featuring B-Legit)   4:25
5. "Hide 'n' Seek"     4:25
6. "Carlos Rossi"     4:47
7. "Tanji II"     3:43
8. "Let Him Have It" (featuring Little Bruce & Kaveo)   4:53
9. "Questions" (featuring Lil E)   0:40
10. "Extra Manish" (featuring Mugzi)   4:03
11. "Get Em Up"     3:49
12. "Nuttin Ass Nigga"     4:17
13. "Rasta Funky Style"     4:29
14. "Shouts Out"     4:28
Samples
  • "Extra Manish" contains a sample of "Left Me Lonely" by MC Shan.
  • "Drought Season" contains a sample of "One Love" by Whodini.
  • "Hide 'N Seek" contains a sample of "Flirt" by Cameo.
  • "Rat Heads" contains a sample of "No Name Bar" by Isaac Hayes and "Short Dog's in the House" by Too Short.

Charts[edit]

Chart (1993) Peak
position
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[3] 80

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jason Birchmeier. "Federal - E-40 - Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 25 November 2014. 
  2. ^ ((( Federal > Charts & Awards > Billboard Albums ))). All Media Guide, LLC. Retrieved on 2009-12-31.
  3. ^ "E-40 Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for E-40. Retrieved October 23, 2014.