Jackpot (Chingy album)

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Jackpot
Studio album by Chingy
Released July 15, 2003
Recorded 2001-2003
Genre Hip hop
Label Capitol/Disturbing tha Peace
Producer The Trak Starz, DJ Quik, Chingy, Martin Score
Chingy chronology
Jackpot
(2003)
Powerballin'
(2004)
Singles from Jackpot
  1. "Right Thurr"
    Released: June, 2003
  2. "Holidae In"
    Released: September, 2003
  3. "One Call Away"
    Released: February, 2004
  4. "Right Thurr (Remix)"
    Released: 2004
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link
The A.V. Club (positive) link
Robert Christgau (choice cut) link
Entertainment Weekly C+ link
The Guardian 3/5 stars link
HipHopDX 3.5/5 stars link
Plugged In (unfavorable) link
PopMatters (favorable) link
RapReviews 6/10 link
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars link
The Situation 1/5 stars link
Stylus Magazine D link

Jackpot is the first album by the rapper Chingy. Sales of the album achieved Triple Platinum.[1][2] It was released on July 15, 2003, by the Disturbing tha Peace label. Anchored by the smash single "Right Thurr",[2] this album also had two other top three hits, "Holidae In" featuring Ludacris and Snoop Dogg, and "One Call Away" featuring J-Weav. The album was produced by The Trak Starz except for "Bagg Up", which was produced by DJ Quik.

Billboard magazine ranked Jackpot at number 151 on the magazine's Top 200 Albums of the Decade.[3]

Chart performance[edit]

The album entered the Billboard 200 at number 2 with first week sales of 157,000 copies in the US. It has currently[when?] sold 2.8 million copies in the US and is certified double platinum by the RIAA.[4][5][6]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Jackpot" (Intro) The Trak Starz 0:22
2. "He's Herre"   The Trak Starz 3:02
3. "Represent" (feat. Tity Boi & I-20) The Trak Starz 4:12
4. "Right Thurr"   The Trak Starz 4:10
5. "Jackpot the Pimp" (skit, not included on censored version) The Trak Starz 1:07
6. "Wurrs My Cash"   The Trak Starz 4:33
7. "Chingy Jackpot"   The Trak Starz 4:03
8. "Sample Dat Ass" (feat. Murphy Lee) The Trak Starz 5:06
9. "One Call Away" (feat. J-Weav) The Trak Starz 4:36
10. "Dice Game" (skit, not included on censored version) The Trak Starz 0:59
11. "Gettin' It"   The Trak Starz 4:27
12. "Holidae In" (feat. Ludacris & Snoop Dogg) The Trak Starz 5:14
13. "Juice"   The Trak Starz 4:43
14. "Fuck that Nigga" (skit, not included on censored version) The Trak Starz 1:45
15. "Madd at Me"   The Trak Starz 3:54
16. "Bagg Up"   DJ Quik 3:21
17. "Right Thurr (Remix)" (feat. Trina & Jermaine Dupri) The Trak Starz 3:41

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2003) Peak
position
Australian Albums Chart[7] 36
Canadian Albums Chart[8] 41
French Albums Chart 65
German Albums Chart 42
UK Albums Chart 73
Swiss Albums Chart 36
U.S. Billboard 200 2
U.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums 2
New Zealand Albums Chart 17

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sarah Preston. "Chingy". The Dirty Dozen: Playboy.com's 12-Question Celebrity Sexamination. Playboy Online. Retrieved 2006-10-01. 
  2. ^ a b Corey Moss (2004-09-28). "R. Kelly, Janet Jackson, David Banner On New Chingy Album". MTV News. Retrieved 2006-10-01. 
  3. ^ "Best of the 2000s - Billboard 200 Albums". Billboard. Nielsen Business Media. Retrieved December 16, 2009. 
  4. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/66808/more-power-to-him-chingy-returns-this-fall
  5. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/69860/bad-boys-ii-shoots-straight-to-no-1
  6. ^ http://riaa.com/goldandplatinumdata.php?content_selector=gold-platinum-searchable-database
  7. ^ http://www.mariah-charts.com/chartdata/PChingy.htm
  8. ^ http://www.mariah-charts.com/chartdata/PChingy.htm