Ruthless (Ace Hood album)

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Studio album by Ace Hood
Released June 30, 2009 (2009-06-30)
Recorded 2008–09
Genre Southern hip hop
Length 49:06
Label We the Best, Def Jam
Producer DJ Khaled (exec.), The Runners (co-exec.), Carvin & Ivan, Cardiak, Schife & OhZee, The Inkredibles, Tricky Stewart, The-Dream, G4 Music, DJ Nasty & LVM
Ace Hood chronology
Blood, Sweat & Tears
Singles from Ruthless
  1. "Overtime"
    Released: May 19, 2009[1]
  2. "Champion"
    Released: June 16, 2009[2]
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[3]
RapReviews 6/10 stars[4]
XXL 3/5 stars[5]

Ruthless is the second studio album by American rapper Ace Hood. It was released on June 30, 2009, by We the Best Music Group and Def Jam Recordings. The album debuted at number 23 on the US Billboard 200, selling 19,700 copies in its first week.[6]


The album's first single "Overtime" featuring T-Pain and Akon was released on May 19, 2009. The track compares the music industry as a sporting event, determined to win at all costs.[7]

The album's second single "Champion" featuring Jazmine Sullivan and Rick Ross was released on June 16, 2009.

Promotional singles[edit]

The album's first promotional single, "Loco Wit the Cake" was released.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Get Money" (featuring Rick Ross) Antoine McColister, Johnny Mollings, Leigh Elliot, Lenny Mollings, Maurice Carpenter, William Roberts II The Inkredibles 3:54
2. "Loco Wit the Cake" (featuring Schife) McColister, Ian "Schife" Lewis Schife, OhZee 3:47
3. "Born an OG" (featuring Ludacris) McColister, J. Mollings, L. Mollings, Christopher Bridges DJ Nasty, L.V.M. 3:49
4. "Overtime" (featuring Akon and T-Pain) McColister, Andrew Harr, Jermaine Jackson, Aliaune Thiam, Faheem Najm, Kevin Cossom The Runners, Kevin Cossom (co.) 4:04
5. "Champion" (featuring Jazmine Sullivan and Rick Ross) McColister, Harr, Jackson, Carvin Haggins, Ivan Barias, Jazmine Sullivan, Roberts II The Runners, Carvin "Ransum" Haggins, Ivan "Orthodox" Barias 4:25
6. "Love Somebody" (featuring Jeremih) McColister, Harr, Jackson, Andre Davidson, Jeremih Felton, Cossom The Runners, Kevin Cossom (co.), The Monarch (add.) 5:04
7. "Don't Get Caught Slippin'"   McColister, J. Mollings, Elliot, L. Mollings, Carpenter The Inkredibles 3:27
8. "This Nigga Here" (featuring Schife and Birdman) McColister, Bryan Williams, Lewis Schife, OhZee 4:06
9. "Mine" (featuring The-Dream) McColister, Christopher Stewart, Terius Nash C. "Tricky" Stewart, Terius "The-Dream" Nash 3:40
10. "Wifey Material" (featuring Lloyd) McColister, Davidson, Lloyd Polite The Runners, The Monarch (add.) 4:05
11. "'Bout Me" (featuring Ball Greezy) McColister, Carl McCormick Cardiak 3:33
12. "Zone"   McColister, Dean Metzler G4 Music, Metzler (co.) 3:57
13. "Make a Toast"   McColister, J. Mollings, Elliot, L. Mollings, Carpenter The Inkredibles 3:55


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