Get It How U Live!

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Get It How U Live!!
Studio album by Hot Boys
Released October 28, 1997
Recorded 1996–1997
Genre Gangsta Rap, Southern hip hop
Label Cash Money
Producer Mannie Fresh, Bryan "Baby" Williams, Ronald "Slim" Williams (exec.)
Hot Boys chronology
Get It How U Live!!
Guerrilla Warfare
Singles from Get It How U Live!
  1. "Neighborhood Superstar"
    Released: 1997
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 1.5/5 stars [1]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 2/5 stars [2]

Get It How U Live!! is the debut album by New Orleans hip-hop group the Hot Boys, released on October 28, 1997, on Cash Money Records. The album quickly sold over 300,000 copies, primarily in New Orleans following B.G.'s success. Although Get It How U Live!! is a rap album, it managed to peak at #37 on the Billboard Top R&B Albums in 1997. All tracks featured on the album were produced by Mannie Fresh.

Track listing[edit]

  1. Intro: Big Tymers (performed by Big Tymers)
  2. We on Fire (part 1)
  3. 50 Shots Set's It Off
  4. On tha Porch (part 1)
  5. Block Burner (Lil Wayne solo)
  6. Neighborhood Superstar (featuring Big Tymers)
  7. Take It off Your Shoulder (Juvenile solo)
  8. Dirty World
  9. I'm a Hot Boy (B.G. solo)
  10. Get It How U Live!!!
  11. On tha Porch (part 2)
  12. I'm Com'n (featuring Bun B)
  13. Infrared Dot (Turk solo)
  14. Blood Thicker (featuring Baby & Magnolia Shorty)
  15. Spit 'N Game (featuring Bulletproof)


  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Brackett, Nathan; Christian Hoard (2004). The Rolling Stone Album Guide. New York City, New York: Simon and Schuster. p. 394. ISBN 0-7432-0169-8.