Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition

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Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition
Studio album by Murs & 9th Wonder
Released March 23, 2004
Recorded 2003
Genre Hip hop
Length 35:14
Label Definitive Jux
Producer 9th Wonder
Murs & 9th Wonder chronology
Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition
(2004)
Murray's Revenge
(2006)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 85% link
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars link
ObnoxiousListeners.com 4.5/5 stars link
Pitchfork Media (8.1/10) link
RapReviews.com 8.5/10 stars link
Tiny Mix Tapes 4/5 stars link

Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition is the first collaboration album from California rapper Murs (of the Living Legends) and North Carolina producer 9th Wonder (formerly of Little Brother). It was released on Definitive Jux on March 23, 2004.

The title is a reference to Murs' birthday of March 16, as well as 9th Wonder's involvement.

Track listing[edit]

# Title Length Producer(s) Performer(s) Samples
1 Intro 1:41 9th Wonder Murs
  • Contains sample of "Release the Beast" by Breakwater
2 Bad Man! 4:16 9th Wonder Murs
3 3:16 2:46 9th Wonder Murs
  • Contains a sample from "Street of Tears" by Black Heat
4 The Pain 4:04 9th Wonder Murs
5 Trevor an' Them 1:34 9th Wonder Murs
  • Contains sample of "If It Don't Turn You on (You Oughta Leave It Alone)" by B.T. Express
6 Freak These Tales 4:28 9th Wonder Murs
  • Contains a sample from "Word Sure Gets Around" by Billy Paul
7 H-U-S-T-L-E 3:43 9th Wonder Murs
8 Walk Like a Man 4:39 9th Wonder Murs
9 And This Is For... 4:57 9th Wonder Murs
  • Contains a sample from "You're Winning" by Crackin'
10 The Animal 3:06 9th Wonder Murs, Phonte
  • Contains a sample from "Its Our Anniversary Today" by Lou Rawls

Credits[edit]

  • Executive producer: El-P
  • Project coordinator: ESE
  • Mastering: Ken Heitmueller
  • Engineering: 9th Wonder, Chris Tyson
  • Mixing: 9th Wonder
  • Photography: Dan Monick

Singles[edit]

  • "Bad Man!"/"3:16"
    • Release date: May 14, 2004
  • "H-U-S-T-L-E"/"H-U-S-T-L-E [Remix]" featuring E-40, Chingo Bling, John Cena
    • Release date: September 21, 2004

Chart positions[edit]

Year Album Chart positions
Billboard 200 Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums Top Independent Albums Top Heatseekers
2004 Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition[1] - #87 #16 #23

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