My Ghetto Report Card

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My Ghetto Report Card
Studio album by E-40
Released March 14, 2006
Recorded 2005-2006
Genre Hip hop
Length 01:14:45
Label Warner Bros., Asylum, BME, Sick Wid It
Producer Lil Jon, Rick Rock, Droop-E
E-40 chronology
Breakin' News
(2003)
My Ghetto Report Card
(2006)
The Ball Street Journal
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (3-star Honorable Mention)[2]
Entertainment Weekly B+[3]
The Guardian 4/5 stars[4]
HipHopDX 4/5 stars[5]
Okayplayer 4/5 stars[6]
RapReviews 7/10 stars[7]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[8]
USA Today 3.5/4 stars[9]

My Ghetto Report Card is the ninth studio album by American rapper E-40. It was released on March 14, 2006. The album contains two of E-40's most well-known singles, "Tell Me When to Go", and "U and Dat."

The album debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 chart and the Billboard Hip-Hop/R&B chart,[10] and has spawned the hit singles, "U and Dat" and "Tell Me When to Go". The album has been certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).[11]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Yay Area"   Ishmael Butler, T.J. Jackson, Earl Stevens, Ricardo Thomas, Mary Ann Vieira Rick Rock 3:48
2. "Tell Me When to Go" (featuring Keak Da Sneak) D. McDaniels, R. Simmons, J.K. Simmons, J. Smith, Stevens, C. Williams Lil Jon 4:01
3. "Muscle Cars" (featuring Keak Da Sneak & Turf Talk) D. Bernstein, Smith, Stevens, Williams Lil Jon 4:02
4. "Go Hard or Go Home" (featuring The Federation) A. Caldwell, Jackson, M. Selmon, Stevens, Thomas Rick Rock 3:53
5. "Gouda" (featuring B-Legit & Stressmatic) Jackson, Brandt Jones, Stevens, Thomas Rick Rock 5:03
6. "Sick Wid It II" (featuring Turf Talk) D. Bernstein, Stevens, Earl Stevens, Jr. Droop-E 3:28
7. "JB Stomp Down (skit)"     Lil Jon 0:19
8. "They Might Be Taping"   Stevens, Thomas Rick Rock 3:55
9. "Do Ya Head Like This"   Stevens, Thomas Rick Rock 4:45
10. "Block Boi" (featuring Miko & Stressmatic) Jackson, Stevens, M. Whitemon, M. Your Studio ToN 3:46
11. "White Gurl" (featuring Bun B, Pimp C & Juelz Santana) Chad Butler, G. Cooper, Bernard Cooper, LaRon James, J. Malloy, R. Sheriff, Smith, Stevens, W. Stroman Lil Jon 4:23
12. "GetTheFuckOn.com Pt. 1 (skit)"     Lil Jon 1:16
13. "U and Dat" (featuring T-Pain & Kandi) Alphonzo Bailey, Kandi Burruss, Faheem Najm, Smith, Stevens Lil Jon 3:22
14. "I'm da Man" (featuring Mike Jones & Al Kapone) Bailey, L. Jefferson, Mike Jones, C.P. Love, Smith, Stevens Lil Jon 4:07
15. "Yee" (featuring Too Short & Budda) B. Medlock, Todd Shaw, Smith, Stevens Lil Jon 4:33
16. "GetTheFuckOn.com Pt. 2 (skit)"     Lil Jon 1:05
17. "Just Fuckin'" (featuring Bosko) B. Kante, Stevens Bosko 4:15
18. "Gimme Head" (featuring Al Kapone & Bosko) Bailey, Kante, Love, J.C. Phillips, Smith, Stevens Lil Jon 6:01
19. "She Say She Loves Me" (featuring 8Ball & Bun B) Butler, George Clinton, W.O. Collins, G. Cooper, B. Freeman, L. Jefferson,
Love, G. Shider, Smith, Premro Smith, Stevens
Lil Jon 5:18
20. "Happy to Be Here" (featuring D.D. Artis) Kante, Stevens Droop-E 3:29

Samples[edit]

  • "Yay Area" contains a sample of "Rebirth of Slick (Cool Like Dat)" by Digable Planets.
  • "Tell Me When to Go" contains a sample of "Dumb Girl" by Run-DMC.
  • "White Gurl" contains a sample of "A Fly Girl" by Boogie Boys.
  • "She Say She Loves Me" contains a sample of "Diamonds & Wood" by UGK.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2006) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[12] 3
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[13] 1
US Top Rap Albums (Billboard)[14] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ David Jeffries. "My Ghetto Report Card - E-40 - Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "Robert Christgau: CG: e-40". Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  3. ^ "My Ghetto Report Card Review - Music Reviews and News - EW.com". EW.com. Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  4. ^ "Pop CD: E-40, My Ghetto Report Card - - Guardian Unlimited Arts". Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  5. ^ "E-40 - My Ghetto Report Card". HipHopDX. Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  6. ^ http://www.okayplayer.com/reviews/old-reviews/e_40-200604264507/
  7. ^ "RapReviews.com Feature for March 21, 2006 - E-40's "My Ghetto Report Card"". Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  8. ^ "E-40 - My Ghetto Report Card". Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  9. ^ "USATODAY.com - Prince makes '3121' count". Retrieved 23 November 2014. 
  10. ^ Hasty, Katie (2006-03-22). "'High School' Returns To The Top Of The Class". Billboard. Retrieved 2007-09-14. 
  11. ^ "E-40's My Ghetto Report Card Certified Gold". RIAA. 2006-08-25. 
  12. ^ "E-40 Album & Song Chart History" Billboard 200 for E-40. Retrieved October 23, 2014.
  13. ^ "E-40 Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for E-40. Retrieved October 23, 2014.
  14. ^ "E-40 Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Top Rap Albums for E-40. Retrieved October 23, 2014.