The Voice (Mike Jones album)

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The Voice
Studio album by Mike Jones
Released April 28, 2009 (2009-04-28)
Recorded 2006–2009
Genre Southern hip hop
Length 62:06
Label Ice Age, Asylum
Producer Big E, Mike Dean, Dat Boy Chyco, Jim Jonsin, Bigg D, Amadeus, Mr. Collipark, Mannie Fresh, J.R. Rotem, Swole, Essay Potna, Kojack, Myke Diesel
Mike Jones chronology
The American Dream
(2007)
The Voice
(2009)
Singles from The Voice
  1. "Drop & Gimme 50"
    Released: November 27, 2007
  2. "Cuddy Buddy"
    Released: May 19, 2008
  3. "Next to You"
    Released: December 2, 2008
  4. "Swagg Thru Da Roof"
    Released: April 21, 2009
  5. "Boi!"
    Released: April 21, 2009
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]
RapReviews 7/10 stars[2]
The Smoking Section 2.5/5 stars[3]
DJBooth.net 2.5/5 stars[4]

The Voice is the second studio album by American rapper Mike Jones. It was released April 28, 2009.[5][6] The album features production from Jim Jonsin, Mr. Collipark, J. R. Rotem, Big E and many more. Many of the songs on the album were originally going to be on the American Dream until it became an EP, and Jones transferred many of them to The Voice. The album sold 25,000 copies in its first week. It debuted at #12 on the U.S. Billboard 200 on April 22, 2009. As of February 1, 2014, the album has sold 200,000 copies.

Singles[edit]

The album's lead single is "Drop & Gimme 50", which features Hurricane Chris. The second single is "Cuddy Buddy", featuring T-Pain, Twista and Lil Wayne. The third single is "Next to You", featuring Nae Nae. The fourth single is "Swagg Thru The Roof". The fifth single is "Boi!" featuring Young Problemz.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Intro"     0:48
2. "Swagger Right"   Big E 4:13
3. "Houston Oilers"   Mike Dean 4:36
4. "Boi!" (featuring Young Problemz) Dat Boy Chyco 4:17
5. "Cuddy Buddy" (featuring T-Pain, Lil' Wayne & Twista) Jim Jonsin, Bigg D 4:44
6. "I Know" (featuring Trey Songz) Amadeus 3:50
7. "Drop & Gimme 50" (featuring Hurricane Chris) Mr. Collipark 4:07
8. "Give Me a Call" (featuring Devin the Dude) Mannie Fresh 5:13
9. "Happy Birthday"   Mike Dean 4:30
10. "Next to You" (featuring Nae Nae) J. R. Rotem 3:42
11. "Swagg Thru the Roof" (featuring Swole) Swole 3:48
12. "On Top of the Covers" (featuring Essay Potna) Essay Potna 4:11
13. "Scandalous Hoes" (skit)   0:30
14. "Scandalous Hoes II" (featuring T-Pain) Kojack 3:50
15. "Hate on Me" (featuring Tanya Herron) Mike Dean 4:28
16. "Grandma II" (featuring Kai) Amadeus 5:29

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ RapReviews review
  3. ^ The Smoking Section review
  4. ^ DJBooth.net review
  5. ^ [1] Mike Jones @ Asylum Records - Official Release Date
  6. ^ "Mike Jones Explains Weight Loss, Talks New Album The Voice". Keepittrill.com. 2009-03-31. Retrieved 2012-03-13.