8 Million Stories

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8 Million Stories
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Studio album by Soul Position
Released October 7, 2003 (2003-10-07)
Genre Hip hop
Length 68:01
Label Fat Beats
Rhymesayers Entertainment
Producer RJD2
Soul Position chronology
Unlimited EP
(2002)
8 Million Stories
(2003)
Things Go Better with RJ and AL
(2006)
Singles from 8 Million Stories
  1. "Jerry Springer Episode"
    Released: 2003
  2. "Inhale / Right Place, Wrong Time"
    Released: 2004
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
The A.V. Club favorable[2]
Dusted Magazine mixed[3]
Pitchfork Media 7.5/10[4]
PopMatters favorable[5]
Prefix 8.0/10[6]
Rap Reviews 10/10[7]
Splendid Magazine mixed[8]
Stylus Magazine B−[9]

8 Million Stories is the first studio album by American hip hop duo Soul Position. It was released on October 7, 2003 on Fat Beats Records, under license from Rhymesayers Entertainment. An instrumental version of the album entitled 8 Million Stories: Instrumentals was also released.

Reception[edit]

Rollie Pemberton of Pitchfork Media gave the album a 7.5 out of 10, saying, "it's obvious that this amalgam between one of the most promising rappers in the underground and the most in-demand producer in the industry is a winning combination."[4]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Intro"   2:00
2. "Printmatic"   3:46
3. "Inhale"   3:23
4. "The Jerry Springer Episode"   5:21
5. "Candyland Part 1"   1:19
6. "Just Think"   5:24
7. "Fuckajob"   3:58
8. "Look of Pain"   4:12
9. "Survival" (featuring Greenhouse Effect) 4:24
10. "Candyland Part 2"   1:35
11. "Share This"   5:37
12. "Run"   3:58
13. "Right Place, Wrong Time"   4:11
14. "Candyland Part 3"   1:06
15. "No Excuse for Lovin"   5:04
16. "1 Love"   12:43
17. "Still Listening" (featuring Copywrite and Jakki da Motamouth)  

Charts[edit]

Chart Peak
position
R&B Albums[10] 91

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brown, Marisa. "Soul Position - 8 Million Stories". AllMusic. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  2. ^ Rabin, Nathan (November 11, 2003). "8 Million Stories". The A.V. Club. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  3. ^ Ho, Brian (October 27, 2003). "Dusted Reviews: Soul Position - 8,000,000 Stories". Dusted Magazine. Archived from the original on January 18, 2009. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  4. ^ a b Pemberton, Rollie (November 10, 2003). "Soul Position: 8,000,000 Stories". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  5. ^ Umile, Dominic (January 21, 2004). "Soul Position: 8,000,000 Stories". PopMatters. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  6. ^ Krolak, Mike (October 7, 2003). "Soul Position - 8 Million Stories". Prefix. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  7. ^ Juon, Steve (July 27, 2004). "Soul Position :: 8 Million Stories :: Rhymesayers/Fat Beats". Rap Reviews. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  8. ^ Kownacki, Justin (October 24, 2003). "8,000,000 Stories". Splendid Magazine. Archived from the original on August 26, 2007. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  9. ^ Love, Josh (November 28, 2003). "Soul Position - 8,000,000 Stories". Stylus Magazine. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 
  10. ^ "Soul Position - 8 Million Stories - Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved November 26, 2015. 

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