The Remedy (Jagged Edge album)

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The Remedy
Studio album by Jagged Edge
Released June 21, 2011
Recorded 2008–2011
Genre R&B, hip hop, soul
Length 44:01
Label Slip-N-Slide, Five 81
Producer Ted "Touche" Lucas (exec.)
Brandon & Brian Casey (exec.)
Mad Skrews, Adam Ledgister, Bigg D, Cool & Dre, Jim Jonsin, Paul Anderson, Casey Boyz, Cainon Lamb, Brass Knuckles, Gorilla Tek
Jagged Edge chronology
Baby Makin' Project
(2007)
The Remedy
(2011)
Singles from The Remedy
  1. "Lay You Down"
    Released: July 6, 2010
  2. "Baby"
    Released: March 1, 2011
  3. "Love On You"
    Released: September 21, 2011

The Remedy is the seventh studio album by American R&B group Jagged Edge. It was released on June 21, 2011. The new project boasts a mix of the old and new; Jagged Edge’s sexy R&B sound and contemporary beats by producers such as Casey Boyz (Brandon & Brian Casey), Cool & Dre, Cainon Lamb, Mad Skrews, Adam Ledgister, Bigg D and Jim Jonsin. The album debuted at number 35 on the Billboard 200 with 12,400 copies sold in the first week.[1]

Background[edit]

According to group member Kyle Norman, the album is an attempt at "a new creation, a new birth" and will be the group's follow-up release to their 2007 album, Baby Makin' Project, and their first album on Slip-N-Slide Records and their own Five 81 Records.[2] The group hoped to work with Rick Ross, Plies, Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, as well as newcomers Jarvis and Chelsea, who are signed to the group's Five 81 Records.[3] Ross is the only one to make a feature on the album.

Singles[edit]

The first official single is, "Lay You Down" which was released on July 6, 2010 on iTunes.[4] The second official single is, "Baby" which was released on March 1, 2011.[5] The third official single is, "Flow Through My Veins" which was released on June 9, 2011. The fourth and final single is, "Love On You" which was released on September 21, 2011.

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[6]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Intro"   B. & B. Casey, A. Ledgister Brandon & Brian Casey, Adam Ledgister 2:00
2. "Love On You"   B. & B. Casey Brandon & Brian Casey 4:28
3. "Baby" (featuring Fabolous) C. Lamb, John Jackson, Taurian Osborn Cainon Lamb 3:52
4. "Flow Through My Veins"   B. & B. Casey, Frank Romano, James Scheffer Jim Jonsin 3:26
5. "My Girl"   B. & B. Casey, Danny D’Brito, Anthony Livadas, Derrick Baker Bigg D, Brass Knuckles 3:34
6. "I Need A Woman"   B. & B. Casey, C. Lamb Cainon Lamb 3:43
7. "Lipstick" (featuring Rick Ross) B. & B. Casey, William Roberts, D. D’Brito, A. Livadas, D. Baker Bigg D, Brass Knuckles 3:07
8. "Space Ship"   B. & B. Casey Brandon & Brian Casey, Adam Ledgister, Paul Anderson 4:21
9. "Lay You Down"   Marcello Valenzano, Andre Lyon, B. & B. Casey, Eddie Montilla Cool & Dre 3:38
10. "Let's Make Love"   B. & B. Casey Brandon & Brian Casey, Paul Anderson 3:56
11. "When the Bed Shakes"   B. & B. Casey, Tony Castillo Gorilla Tek 4:13
12. "Mr. Wrong"   B. & B. Casey, A. Ledgister Brandon & Brian Casey, Adam Ledgister 3:43

References[edit]

  1. ^ Langhorne, Cyrus (2011-06-29). "Jill Scott Shines At No. 1, Eminem & Royce Da 5'9 Keep Raising Hell, Pitbull & Weird Al Invade The Chart". Sohh.Com. Retrieved 2012-03-06. 
  2. ^ "Jagged Edge Draft Plies, Rick Ross For Remedy Debut". Singersroom.com. Retrieved 2012-06-02. 
  3. ^ "Jagged Edge Lining Up Guests For Slip-N-Slide Debut". Billboard.com. 2009-09-14. Retrieved 2012-06-02. 
  4. ^ [1][dead link]
  5. ^ "iTunes - Music - Baby - EP by Jagged Edge". Itunes.apple.com. 2011-03-01. Retrieved 2012-03-06. 
  6. ^ Kellman, Andy Review: The Remedy. Allmusic. Retrieved on 2011-06-30.