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]

Super Tight... is the second studio album by UGK. The album was released on August 30, 1994, by Jive Records. 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.[4][5][6]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Return"   Pimp C 2:13
2. "Underground"   Pimp C 3:18
3. "It's Supposed to Bubble"   Pimp C 4:31
4. "I Left It Wet for You"   Pimp C 4:45
5. "Feds in Town"   Pimp C 5:32
6. "Pocket Full of Stones Pt. 2"   Pimp C 5:02
7. "Front, Back & Side to Side" (Chad Butler, Bernard Freeman, Smoke D) Pimp C 5:13
8. "Protect & Serve"   Pimp C 4:36
9. "Stoned Junkee" (Chad Butler, Bernard Freeman, 3-2) Pimp C 6:47
10. "Pussy Got Me Dizzy" (Chad Butler, Bernard Freeman, 3-2) Pimp C 5:05
11. "Three Sixteens"   Pimp C, DJ DMD 4:45
Samples

Personnel[edit]

Credits adapted from liner notes[7] and Allmusic[8]

  • 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 - photography

Chart positions[edit]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ David Jeffries (1994-08-30). "Super Tight... - UGK". AllMusic. Retrieved 2014-05-04. 
  2. ^ "Classic Review : Super Tight in The Source (1994) | Press Rewind If I Haven't". Ifihavent.wordpress.com. 2007-12-12. Retrieved 2014-05-04. 
  3. ^ "UGK :: Supertight :: Jive Records". Rapreviews.com. 2007-12-18. Retrieved 2014-05-04. 
  4. ^ 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. 
  5. ^ "Posse Revival: Country Cousins". interview. cocaineblunts.com. Retrieved March 22, 2014. 
  6. ^ "UGK (Underground Kingz) - Super Tight". review. geniusrap.com. Retrieved March 22, 2014. 
  7. ^ UGK (Underground Kingz) - Super Tight.... Jive Records. 01241-41524
  8. ^ "UGK - Super Tight...". credits. allmusic.com. Retrieved March 22, 2014. 
  9. ^ "UGK Album & Song Chart History" Billboard 200 for UGK. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved 2013-09-18.
  10. ^ "UGK Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums for UGK. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved September 19, 2013.