Weapons of Mass Destruction (album)

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Weapons of Mass Destruction
Studio album by Xzibit
Released December 14, 2004 (U.S.)
Recorded 2003-2004
Genre West Coast hip hop, gangsta rap
Length 58:34
Label Sony Music Urban, Columbia
Producer DJ Khalil, Danja, Hi-Tek, JellyRoll, Battlecat, Timbaland, Thayod Ausar, Sir Jinx, Mr. Porter, Rick Rock
Xzibit chronology
Man vs. Machine
(2002)
Weapons of Mass Destruction
(2004)
Full Circle
(2006)
Singles from Weapons of Mass Destruction
  1. "Hey Now (Mean Muggin)"
    Released: November 16, 2004

Weapons of Mass Destruction is the fifth album by rapper Xzibit, released December 14, 2004.

Reception[edit]

The album debuted at number 43 on the Billboard 200 with approximately 81,000 copies sold in the first week released.[1] As of October 2006 the album has sold approximately 283,000 copies according to Nielsen Soundscan.[2][3] The album was also certified Gold by the RIAA on February 2, 2005 for shipping over 500,000 copies.[4]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic (57/100)[5]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[6]
Blender 3/5 stars[7]
Entertainment Weekly C−[8]
HipHopDX 4/5 stars[9]
NME 2/10[5]
RapReviews 8/10[10]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[11]
Vibe 4/5 stars[5]
USA Today 3/4 stars[12]
Yahoo! Music UK 6/10 stars[13]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "State of the Union"   Thayod Ausar 1:30
2. "L.A.X."   Sir Jinx, Tha Real Mystro 3:44
3. "Cold World" (featuring Jelly Roll) Jelly Roll 3:52
4. "Saturday Night Live" (featuring Jelly Roll, Krondon & Truth Hurts) Jelly Roll 4:19
5. "Muthafucka"   Rick Rock 2:56
6. "Beware of Us" (featuring Strong Arm Steady) DJ Khalil 4:10
7. "Judgement Day"   DJ Khalil 3:23
8. "Criminal Set" (featuring Krondon) Battlecat 3:17
9. "Hey Now (Mean Muggin)" (featuring Keri Hilson) Timbaland, Danja 4:21
10. "Ride or Die" (featuring Mitchy Slick & Tone) [Mr. Porter]], J.R. Rotem 4:00
11. "Crazy Ho" (featuring Strong Arm Steady, Suga Free & Butch Cassidy) DJ Khalil 4:25
12. "Big Barking" (skit)   0:53
13. "Tough Guy" (featuring Busta Rhymes) Hi-Tek 4:25
14. "Scent of a Woman"   Hi-Tek 4:20
15. "Klack" (featuring Mitchy Slick & Krondon) DJ Khalil 5:14
16. "Back 2 the Way It Was"   Thayod Ausar 3:58

Notes[edit]

Album chart positions[edit]

Year Album Chart positions
U.S. U.S. R&B
2004 Weapons of Mass Destruction #43 #19

Singles chart positions[edit]

Year Song Chart positions
Hot 100 R&B
2004 "Hey Now (Mean Muggin)" #93 #52
"Muthafka" #103

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