Terrorist Threats

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Terrorist Threats
Studio album by Westside Connection
Released December 9, 2003
Recorded 2002–2003
Genre West Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap
Length 51:21
Label Hoo-Bangin'/Capitol/EMI Records
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Producer Megahertz, Sir Jinx
Fredwreck
Damizza
Westside Connection chronology
Bow Down
(1996)
Terrorist Threats
(2003)
Singles from Terrorist Threats
  1. "Gangsta Nation"
    Released: October 14, 2003
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Blender 2/5 stars[2]
The Phoenix 2.5/4 stars[3]
Pitchfork Media 5.9/10[4]
RapReviews 8/10[5]
USA Today 3/4 stars[6]
Vibe 3/5 stars[7]

Terrorist Threats is the second and final album by American West coast hip hop/gangsta rap supergroup Westside Connection, released in 2003 through member Mack 10's label Hoo-Bangin' Records. The album became popular with its single "Gangsta Nation" and was certified Gold.

Keith David voices the intro track "Threat to the World," and parts of "Potential Victims" and "Gangsta Nation". The album was released in vinyl and Enhanced CD which features an interview and music video. The album debuted at #16 on Billboard 200 with first-week sales of 136,000 copies sold in the US.[8] It has since sold 679,000 records in the US and is certified Gold by the RIAA.[9][10]

Track listing[edit]

# Title Producer(s) Length
1 "A Threat to the World" (Intro) (featuring Keith David) *Interlude* 1:15
2 "Call 9-1-1" Young Tre 3:44
3 "Potential Victims" (featuring Keith David) Young Tre 3:02
4 "Gangsta Nation" (featuring Nate Dogg and Keith David) Fredwreck 4:53
5 "Get Ignit" Ron "NEFF-U" Feemstar 4:11
6 "Pimp the System" (featuring Butch Cassidy) Pockets, Rashad Coes 4:45
7 "Don't Get Outta Pocket" (featuring K-Mac) Young Tre 3:51
8 "Izm" Bruce Waynne, Dirty Swift 4:05
9 "So Many Rappers in Love" Pockets, Rashad Coes 4:13
10 "Lights Out" (featuring Knoc-turn'al) Damizza 3:43
11 "Bangin' at the Party" (featuring K-Mac, Skoop and Young Soprano) DJ Jamal aka {Clinton Place}, Sir Jinx 3:12
12 "You Gotta Have Heart" Bruce Waynne, Dirty Swift 3:52
13 "Terrorist Threats" Big Tank 2:28
14 "Superstar (Double Murder = Double Platinum)" Megahertz 4:14

Samples[edit]

Gangsta Nation

  • "Chicago" by Graham Nash

You Gotta Have Heart

References[edit]