Second Round's on Me

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Second Round's on Me
Studio album by Obie Trice
Released July 28, 2006 (Netherlands)
August 15, 2006 (US)
Recorded 2005–2006
Genre Hip hop
Length 62:25
Label Shady, Interscope
Producer Eminem (exec.)
Riggs Morales, Luis Resto, J.R. Rotem, Emile, Akon, Witt & Pep, Swinga, Trell, 9th Wonder
Obie Trice chronology
Cheers
(2003)
Second Round's on Me
(2006)
Special Reserve
(2009)
Singles from Second Round's on Me
  1. "Snitch"
    Released: May 23, 2006
  2. "Cry Now"
    Released: July 18, 2006
  3. "Jamaican Girl"
    Released: August 15, 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly C+[2]
HipHopDX.com 4.5/5 stars[3]
Okayplayer 4/5 stars[4]
RapReviews.com (8.5/10)[5]
Rolling Stone 2/5 stars[6]
About.com 3/5 stars[7]
Vibe 3.5/5 stars[8]
USA Today 3/4 stars[9]
XXL 4/5 stars[10]

Second Round's on Me is the second studio album by rapper Obie Trice and is his final album released under Shady Records. The track "Wanna Know" can be heard on the HBO series Entourage in the episode "The Sundance Kids" and also in the game Fight Night: Round 3 for the Xbox 360 as well as the PS3. The album contains a predominance of guest appearances from members of his Detroit crew Trife Life. It was released on August 15, 2006, after over a year of delays.

The first single released from the album was "Snitch" featuring Akon, with a music video directed by Jessy Terrero. Both performers can be seen and heard on the CBS series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation in the episode "Poppin' Tags" performing the hit song, and the music video can now be watched on Yahoo Music. The second single is "Cry Now" and the remix can be found on the Eminem Presents: The Re-Up album. The third single is "Jamaican Girl". The Album features artists such as Eminem, 50 Cent, Akon, Trey Songz, Brick & Lace, Trick Trick, Big Herk, & Nate Dogg.

The album also debuted at number 8 on the Billboard 200 with 74,000 copies sold in its first week.[11]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Intro"     0:37
2. "Wake Up"   Eminem, Luis Resto (add.) 2:51
3. "Violent"   Eminem, Luis Resto (add.) 4:04
4. "Wanna Know"   Emile 4:03
5. "Lay Down"   Eminem, Luis Resto (add.) 2:54
6. "Snitch" (feat. Akon) Akon 4:01
7. "Cry Now"   Witt & Pep 3:59
8. "Ballad of Obie Trice"   Eminem 2:54
9. "Jamaican Girl" (feat. Brick & Lace) Eminem 3:38
10. "Kill Me a Mutha"   Eminem, Luis Resto (add.) 3:21
11. "Out of State"   Swinga, Eminem (add.) 2:30
12. "All of My Life" (feat. Nate Dogg) Trell, Eminem (add.) 4:15
13. "Ghetto" (feat. Trey Songz) J.R. Rotem 4:20
14. "There They Go" (feat. Big Herk, Eminem, Trick-Trick) Eminem, Luis Resto (add.) 3:49
15. "Mama" (feat. Trey Songz) J.R. Rotem 4:09
16. "24's"   J.R. Rotem 3:18
17. "Everywhere I Go" (feat. 50 Cent) Eminem, Luis Resto (add.) 3:41
18. "Obie Story"   J.R. Rotem, Riggs Morales (co.) 3:55
Japan edition Bonus Tracks
No. Title Producer(s) Length
19. "Terrible"   Mr. Lee 3:55
20. "Luv" (feat. Jaguar Wright) 9th Wonder 3:54

Chart positions[edit]

Album chart positions[edit]

Year Album Chart positions
Billboard 200 Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums Top Canadian Albums
2006 Second Round's on Me 8 5 4

Miscellaneous[edit]

The track "Wanna Know" was used for a Science Channel commercial. The track "Wanna Know" was used in the Friday Night Lights episode nr 5.

Samples[edit]

  • "Cry Now" - "Blind Man" as performed by Bobby Blue Band.
  • "Wanna Know" - "It Couldn't Be Me" as performed by Power Of Zeus.

Album Singles[edit]

Single information
"Snitch"
  • Released: May 23, 2006
  • B-side:
"Cry Now"
  • Released: July 18, 2006
  • B-side:
"Jamaican Girl"
  • Released: August 15, 2006
  • B-side:

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