Three Kings (album)

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Three Kings
Studio album by TGT
Released August 20, 2013
Recorded 2012–2013
Mason Sound
North Hollywood, California
Voltron Recordz "Love Room"
Los Angeles, California
Platinum Sound
New York City, New York
Genre R&B
Length 63:32
Label Atlantic
Producer Fabbien Nahounou, Brandon "B.A.M." Alexander, Tank, Tim & Bob, The Underdogs, Dominique Logan & Darius Logan, B. Edwards, Jr., Marcus Hodge, Carvin & Ivan
Singles from 3 Kings
  1. "Sex Never Felt Better"
    Released: February 14, 2013 (2013-02-14)
  2. "I Need"
    Released: July 2, 2013 (2013-07-02)
  3. "Next Time Around"
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Three Kings is the debut studio album by, R&B supergroup, TGT. The album was released on August 20, 2013 on Atlantic Records.[2]

Commercial performance[edit]

The album debuted at number 3 on the Billboard 200 chart, with first-week sales of 76,000 copies in the United States.[3]

Track listing[edit]

[4][5]

No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s), Length
1. "Take It Wrong" (performed by Ginuwine & Tank featuring Black-Ty) Darius Logan, Dominique Logan, Tyrese Gibson Fabbien Nahounou 4:23
2. "No Fun" (featuring Problem) Brandon Hodge, Harvey Mason, Jr., Damon Thomas, Jason Martin, Johnnie Newt, Calvin Broadus, Ricardo Brown, Nathaniel Hale, Warren Griffin III, Andre Young B.A.M. 4:00
3. "Sex Never Felt Better"   Tyrese Gibson, Durrell Babbs, Brandon Hodge, Lonny Bereal, James "J Doe" Smith B.A.M., Tyrese Gibson (co.) 4:13
4. "I Need"   Durrell Babbs, Elgin Lumpkin, Lonny Bereal, James "J Doe" Smith, Harvey Mason, Jr., Damon Thomas B.A.M., The Underdogs 4:35
5. "Next Time Around"   Durrell Babbs Tank 3:47
6. "Interlude"   Tyrese Gibson Tim & Bob 1:00
7. "Hurry"   Steve Jordan, Tim Kelley, Bob Robinson, Asaleana Elliott, Michael Harris, Kenyon Dixon, Aaron Sledge Tim & Bob 3:19
8. "Weekend Love"   Harvey Mason, Jr., Damon Thomas, Andrew Hey The Underdogs 3:56
9. "Lessons In Love"   Durrell Babbs, Elgin Lumpkin, Patrick "J. Que" Smith, Robert Newt, Don City, Damon Thomas, Dominique Logan, Darius Logan Dominique Logan & Darius Logan 3:53
10. "Interlude"   Tyrese Gibson B. Edwards, Jr. 1:05
11. "Explode"   Durrell Babbs, Eric Dawkins, Johnnie Newt, Harvey Mason, Jr., Damon Thomas, Luther Campbell, Harry Wayne Casey, Richard Finch, Brandon Hodge B.A.M. 3:52
12. "FYH"   Kenyon Dixon, Javonte Pollard, Brandon Hodge B.A.M. 4:09
13. "OMG"   Durrell Babbs, Marcus "Whit" James, Devin L. Resnover Marcus Hodge 3:57
14. "Running Back"   Durrell Babbs, Elgin Lumpkin, Tyrese Gibson, Brandon Hodge B.A.M. 4:44
15. "Burn Out"   Kristal "Tytewriter" Oliver, Ivan "Orthodox" Barias, Javad Day Ivan "Orthodox" Barias & Carvin "Ransum" Haggins, Javad Day 3:41
16. "Tearing It Down"   Durrell Babbs, Elgin Lumpkin, Tyrese Gibson Tank 4:23
17. "Our House"   Harvey Mason, Jr., Damon Thomas The Underdogs 4:34
Total length:
63:32

Samples[edit]

  • "No Fun" contains a sample of "Ain't No Fun (If The Homies Can't Have None)", as performed by Snoop Dogg
  • "Explode" contains a sample of "I Wanna Rock", as performed by Luke

Personnel[edit]

Credits adapted from Allmusic.[7]

  • Andrew Hey - guitars, recording engineer
  • Agape Jerry - guitars
  • Javad Day - keyboards
  • Mansur Zafr - drum programming
  • Ivan "Orthodox" Barias - drum programming
  • Michael "Mike Jay" Jimenez - background vocals
  • Harvey Mason, Jr. - keyboards, vocal production, mixing
  • David Boyd - assistant engineer
  • Michael Daley - drum programming, assistant engineer
  • Richard Furch - recording engineer, mixing, editing
  • Tyrese Gibson - primary artist, mixing, executive producer
  • Ginuwine - primary artist, executive producer
  • Tank - primary artist, producer, executive producer
  • Trina Bowman - production coordinator
  • Dave Kutch - mastering
  • Marc Baptiste - photography
  • Mark Obriski - art direction, design
  • Mitchell 'M.O.' Owens - additional production

Charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
Dutch Albums (MegaCharts)[8] 96
Korean International Albums[9] 76
UK Albums Chart[10] 95
UK R&B Albums Chart[11] 9
US Billboard 200[12] 3
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums[12] 1

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
United States August 20, 2013[13] CD, digital download Atlantic Records

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/album/three-kings-mw0002557795
  2. ^ "iTunes - Music - Three Kings by TGT". Itunes.apple.com. 2013-08-20. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  3. ^ {http://www.billboard.com/biz/articles/news/chart-alert/5672761/luke-bryan-spends-second-week-atop-billboard-200-followed-by}
  4. ^ "TGT- Three Kings". studio album. allmusic.com. Retrieved 2013-08-31. 
  5. ^ "TGT- Three Kings". studio album. discogs.com. Retrieved 2013-08-31. 
  6. ^ "TGT- Three Kings (Deluxe Edition)". album. discogs.com. Retrieved 2013-08-31. 
  7. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/album/three-kings-mw0002557795/credits
  8. ^ "TGT – Three Kings" (in Dutch). Dutchcharts.nl. Hung Medien. Retrieved November 12, 2013.
  9. ^ "Gaon International Albums Charts". Gaon. October 19, 2013. Retrieved November 12, 2013. 
  10. ^ "2013 Top 40 Official UK Albums Archive". Official Charts Company. August 31, 2013. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 
  11. ^ "2013 Top 40 R&B Albums Archive". Official Charts Company. August 31, 2013. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 
  12. ^ a b Caulfield, Keith (August 24, 2013). "TGT, Earl Sweatshirt and Jimmy Buffett Top 10 Bound on Billboard 200". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved August 28, 2013. 
  13. ^ "Three Kings: Music". Amazon.com. 2013-08-20. Retrieved 2013-08-28.