Super Tight

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Super Tight...
Studio album by UGK
Released August 30, 1994
Recorded 1993-1994
Big Ole Bud, Dallas Sound Lab, Digital Services, Studio 13, Ultra Sound Studios
Dallas, Texas
Genre Southern hip hop, gangsta rap
Length 51:48
Label Jive
Producer Pimp C, DJ DMD
UGK chronology
Too Hard to Swallow
(1992)
Super Tight...
(1994)
Ridin' Dirty
(1996)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
The Source 3.5/5 stars[2]
RapReviews.com 10/10 stars[3]
Rappoe 10/10 stars[4]

Super Tight... is the second album by UGK. As of 2011, it has sold 374,985 copies. Super Tight... is notable for being the first UGK album to have The Meters guitarist Leo Nocentelli featured as a session musician.[5][6][7]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Return"
  2. "Underground"
  3. "It's Supposed to Bubble"
  4. "I Left It Wet for You"
  5. "Feds in Town"
  6. "Pocket Full of Stones Pt. 2"
  7. "Front, Back & Side to Side"
  8. "Protect & Serve" (Chad Butler, Bernard Freeman, Smoke D)
  9. "Stoned Junkee" (Chad Butler, Bernard Freeman, 3-2)
  10. "Pussy Got Me Dizzy" (Chad Butler, Bernard Freeman, 3-2)
  11. "Three Sixteens"

Personnel[edit]

Credits adapted from liner notes[8] and Allmusic[9]

  • Pimp C - programming, recording engineer
  • Leo Nocentelli - guitar
  • David Tornkanowsky - piano, organ
  • Chris Severin - bass
  • Tim Kimsey - recording engineer, mixing
  • Tim Latham - recording engineer, mixing
  • Matthew Burrus - recording engineer
  • Sterling Winnfield - recording engineer
  • Roger Tausz - mixing
  • Tom Coyne - mastering
  • Shawn Mortensen - photagraphy

Samples[edit]

Front, Back & Side to Side

It's Supposed to Bubble

  • "Thoughts of an Old Flame" by Pleasure

Three Sixteens

Feds in Town

Protect & Serve

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1994) Peak
position[10]
U.S. Billboard 200 95
U.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums 9

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ The Source review
  3. ^ RapReviews.com review
  4. ^ [1]
  5. ^ Jayson Rodriguez, Joseph Patel. "UGK's Bun B Remembers Pimp C: 'It Just Wasn't In Him To Not Say What He Felt'". interview. mtv.com. Retrieved March 22, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Posse Revival: Country Cousins". interview. cocaineblunts.com. Retrieved March 22, 2014. 
  7. ^ "UGK (Underground Kingz) - Super Tight". review. geniusrap.com. Retrieved March 22, 2014. 
  8. ^ UGK (Underground Kingz) - Super Tight.... Jive Records. 01241-41524
  9. ^ "UGK - Super Tight...". credits. allmusic.com. Retrieved March 22, 2014. 
  10. ^ allmusic ((( Super Tight > Charts & Awards > Billboard Albums )))