Alter Ego (Tyrese album)

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Alter Ego
Album-alter-ego.jpg
Studio album by Tyrese
Released December 12, 2006
Recorded 2005–06
Genre
(Disc one)

(Disc two)

Label J
Producer
Tyrese chronology
I Wanna Go There
(2002)
Alter Ego
(2006)
Open Invitation
(2011)
Singles from Alter Ego
  1. "One"
    Released: 2006
  2. "Turn Ya Out"
    Released: 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 3/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 1.5/5 stars[2]
Kriss Method 2.9/5 stars

Alter Ego is a double album by Tyrese. Disc 1 features only R&B, while disc 2 features only hip hop. The rapping is by Tyrese under his alter ego "Black-Ty".

Guest features include: The Game, Method Man, Snoop Dogg, Lil Scrappy, Kurupt, Too Short, R. Kelly, Lil Jon and Mannie Fresh.

The first single is "One" and the second single is "Turn Ya Out" which is produced by and features Lil Jon.

The album was released in stores on December 12, 2006. The album debuted at #23 on the Billboard 200 with 116,000 copies sold in its first week.[3]

Track listings[edit]

Disc 1: Tyrese[edit]

# Title Producer(s) Feature guest(s) Time
1 "One" The Underdogs 3:43
2 "Lights On" Christopher "Tricky" Stewart 4:08
3 "Turn Ya Out" Lil Jon Lil Jon 3:44
4 "Come Back To Me Shawty" The Underdogs 3:25
5 "Better To Know"
  • The Underdogs
  • Tank
3:56
6 "Gotta Get You" 4:27
7 "Morning After"
  • Antonio Dixon
  • Eric Dawkins
4:45
8 "Hurry Up" R. Kelly 3:48
9 "Signs of Love Makin' (Part II)"
  • R. Kelly
  • The Underdogs
R. Kelly 3:55
10 "Better Than Sex"
  • Antonio Dixon
  • Eric Dawkins
4:25

Disc 2: Black-Ty[edit]

# Title Producer(s) Feature guest(s) Time
1 "Intro" 0:38
2 "I Salute" Allstar "The Big Beat Maker" 1:04
3 "Roses" Siege 3:56
4 "Get It In" Scott Storch Method Man 3:45
5 "Get Low" Siege Too Short, Snoop Dogg and Kurupt 4:04
6 "U Scared" Wali Ali David Banner and Lil Scrappy 3:45
7 "What It Is" Mannie Fresh Mannie Fresh 3:55
8 "Roll the Dice"
  • Wali Ali
  • J. Ali
Snoop Dogg and Kurupt 4:32
9 "Ghetto Dayz" Jellyroll The Game and Kurupt 6:03
10 "Fly Away" Diverse Kurupt 4:00
11 "Broke Ass Niggas" Jonathan Lighty 2:55
12 "Alter Ego (Outro)" GX Tyrese vs. Black-Ty 4:57

Singles[edit]

  • "One" - 2006 [4]
  • "Turn Ya Out" - December 19, 2006 [5]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2006) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[6] 23
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[7] 4

Singles[edit]

Year Song Chart position
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs US Rhythmic Top 40
2006 "One" #26
2006 "Turn Ya Out" #70 #36

References[edit]

  1. ^ About.com review
  2. ^ Allmusic review
  3. ^ "Young Jeezy, Hicks Enter Atop The Billboard 200". Billboard.com. 2006-12-20. Retrieved 2012-01-14. 
  4. ^ "One: Tyrese: Music". Amazon.com. 2009-09-09. Retrieved 2012-01-14. 
  5. ^ "Turn Ya Out [Vinyl]: Tyrese: Music". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2012-01-14. 
  6. ^ "Tyrese – Chart history" Billboard 200 for Tyrese.
  7. ^ "Tyrese – Chart history" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for Tyrese.