Nuttin' But Love

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Nuttin' But Love
Studio album by Heavy D & the Boyz
Released May 24, 1994
Recorded 1993-1994
Genre Hip hop
Length 51:50
Label Uptown, MCA
Producer DJ Eddie F
Teddy Riley
Marley Marl
Erick Sermon
Pete Rock
Heavy D & the Boyz chronology
Blue Funk
(1993)
Nuttin' But Love
(1994)
Waterbed Hev
(1997)

Nuttin' But Love is the fifth and final studio album by rap group, Heavy D & the Boyz.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

The album was released on May 24, 1994 by Uptown Records and was produced by DJ Eddie F, Teddy Riley, Marley Marl, Erick Sermon, Kid Capri, Easy Mo Bee, The Trackmasters, and Pete Rock. The first track on the album, "Friends & Respect", featured spoken intros by the likes of LL Cool J, Buju Banton, KRS-One, Kool G Rap, Little Shawn, MC Lyte, Martin Lawrence, Pete Rock, Positive K, Q-Tip, Queen Latifah, Spike Lee and Treach.

Charts and singles[edit]

Nuttin' But Love proved to be the groups most successful release, reaching #11 on the Billboard 200, #1 on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart (for one week), and was certified 2x Platinum. Four singles from the album made it on at least one Billboard singles chart: "Nuttin' But Love", "Got Me Waiting" (the highest charting single from the album, peaking at #20 on the Billboard Hot 100), "Black Coffee" and "Sex Wit You". The video for "Nuttin' But Love" also featured actress Rebecca Gayheart, who was then just known as "The Noxzema Girl" for her commercials for the skin care product. It also featured then top model Cynthia Bailey, who is now on The Real Housewives of Atlanta.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Friends & Respect" (Dwight Meyers, Jean-Claude Olivier)- 5:12
  2. "Sex Wit You" (Dwight Meyers, Peter Phillips) - 4:04
  3. "Got Me Waiting" (Dwight Meyers, Peter Phillips) - 4:31
  4. "Nuttin' But Love" (Dwight Meyers, David Love) - 3:34
  5. "Something Goin' On" (Dwight Meyers, Marlon Williams) - 3:28
  6. "This Is Your Night" (Dwight Meyers, Teddy Riley) - 3:31
  7. "Got Me Waiting (Remix)" (featuring Silk) (Dwight Meyers, Peter Phillips) - 6:11
  8. "Take Your Time" - (Dwight Meyers, Erick Sermon) 4:07
  9. "Spend a Little Time on Top" (Dwight Meyers, Marlon Williams) - 3:23
  10. "Keep It Goin'" (Dwight Meyers, Troy Williams) - 3:59
  11. "Black Coffee" (Dwight Meyers, Osten Harvey, Peter Phillips) - 4:28
  12. "Move On" (Dwight Meyers, Jean-Claude Olivier) - 4:28
  13. "The Lord's Prayer" (Dwight Meyers) - :54

Samples[edit]

"Got Me Waiting"

Black Coffee

"Nuttin' but Love"

"Sex With You"

"Something Goin' On"

"Spend a Little Time on Top"

"Take Your Time"

"Move On"

"This Is Your Night"

Charts[edit]

Chart (1994) Peak
position
Billboard Pop Albums[2] 11
Billboard Top Soul Albums[2] 1

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart positions[3]
US
Pop
US
R&B
US
Rap
1994 "Black Coffee" 60 14 4
"Nuttin' But Love" 40 13 9
"Got Me Waiting" 20 3 1
1994 "Sex Wit You" - - 44

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ DiBella, M.F.. Heavy D & the Boyz: Nuttin' But Love > Review at AllMusic. Retrieved 28 September 2011.
  2. ^ a b "Heavy D & the Boyz US albums chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  3. ^ "Heavy D & the Boyz US singles chart history". allmusic.com. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 

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