Revenue Retrievin': Graveyard Shift

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Revenue Retrievin': Graveyard Shift
Studio album by E-40
Released March 29, 2011[1]
Recorded 2010-2011
Genre West coast hip hop, hyphy
Length 77:05
Label Heavy on the Grind Ent./EMI
Producer Droop-E, T-Pain, Jake One, pOETiqbEETz, Traxx FDR, Jelly Roll, Tone Bone, DecadeZ, Shape Shifta, Bugsy, Bosko, DJ Toure
E-40 chronology
Revenue Retrievin': Overtime Shift
Revenue Retrievin': Graveyard Shift
The Block Brochure: Welcome to the Soil 1

Revenue Retrievin': Graveyard Shift is the fourteenth studio album of the American rapper E-40, it was released on March 29, 2011 simultaneously along with his thirteenth album, Revenue Retrievin': Overtime Shift, the same way that he released his eleventh and twelfth albums.

The album has 20 tracks, and the featured guests include T-Pain, Tech N9ne, Bosko, Bun B, Slim Thug and Turf Talk, among others.


"She Smashed the Homi" was released as promotional single for the album. The song features Snoop Dogg and Ray J,[2] and was written by E-40 and Snoop Dogg.

A music video for "Concrete" was released on April 6, 2011[3] and one for "That Candy Paint" featuring Bun B and Slim Thug was released on May 15.[4]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[5]
HipHopDX 3.5/5 stars[6]
Pitchfork 8.3/10[7]
RapReviews 8.0/10[8]
SPIN 7/10[9]

Commercial performance[edit]

Revenue Retrievin': Graveyard Shift debuted at number 40 on the US Billboard 200, with approximately 44,000 units sold in the first week.[10] As of August 21, 2012 the album has sold 236,250 copies in US.[11]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s)[12][13] Length
1. "Barbarian"   Earl Stevens Droop-E 3:32
2. "Serious" (featuring T-Pain) E. Stevens, Faheem Najm T-Pain 3:33
3. "Graveyard Shift" (featuring Cousin Fik & Choose Up Cheese) E. Stevens DecadeZ 3:34
4. "My Lil' Grimey Nigga" (featuring Stressmatic) E. Stevens Droop-E 3:03
5. "Yankin'" (featuring Hot & Laroo T.H.H.) E. Stevens pOETiqbEETz 3:24
6. "Concrete"   E. Stevens Droop-E 3:19
7. "Club On Lock" (featuring Matt Blaque & Laroo T.H.H.) E. Stevens Traxx FDR 3:23
8. "Fried" (featuring Tech N9ne & Marty James) E. Stevens, Aaron Yates, David Drew, James Jelly Roll 4:45
9. "Back & Forth" (featuring Turf Talk, Cousin Fik & Stressmatic) E. Stevens, Demar Bernstine Droop-E 4:38
10. "Bad Bitch" (featuring Stressmatic & Droop-E) E. Stevens, Earl Stevens Jr. Droop-E 4:10
11. "Takin' Em Back"   E. Stevens Droop-E 3:24
12. "My Shit Bang"   E. Stevens Tone Bone 4:03
13. "The Streets Don't Love Nobody" (featuring Turf Talk & DB Tha General) E. Stevens DecadeZ 4:08
14. "43" (featuring B-Legit) E. Stevens, B. Jones, E. Stevens Jr. S. Bostic Droop-E 3:32
15. "That Candy Paint" (featuring Bun B & Slim Thug) E. Stevens, Bernard Freeman, Stayve J. Thomas Shape Shifta 5:04
16. "E Forty"   E. Stevens Bugsy 3:50
17. "Trapped" (featuring Mike Marshal) E. Stevens Traxx FDR 3:43
18. "Spooky" (featuring Bosko) E. Stevens Bosko 4:18
19. "Don't Try This at Home" (featuring Philthy Rich & Stevie Joe) E. Stevens DJ Toure 3:59
20. "Tuff Times" (featuring Bosko & Netta B) E. Stevens Bosko 4:07


  • Cousin Fik and Laroo T.H.H. is not credited on "Barbarian"
  • Laroo T.H.H. is not credited on "Spooky"
  • Decadez are not credited on "The Streets Don't Love Nobody"
Sample credits