|Birth name||Courtney Smith|
|Also known as||The Original Clover Gee|
|Born||May 17, 1976|
Houston, Texas, U.S.
|Genres||Southern hip hop|
Courtney Smith (born May 17, 1976), professionally known by his stage name C-Note, an American rapper from Houston, Texas. He was formerly a member of the Botany Boyz, part of the Screwed Up Click scene first started by DJ Screw.
His first solo album, Third Coast Born, was an underground success, eventually reaching #67 on Billboard's Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart. The album was revamped and re-released in 2000, and this also peaked at #91 on the same chart. C-Note has released several albums since then, and made numerous guest appearances (including with Fat Pat, Lil' Flip and Z-Ro). His fourth full-length, Network'n, was released in 2006, and his fifth, Birds Vs Words, in 2016.
- Third Coast Born (1999)
- Third Coast Born 2000 (2000)
- Street Fame (2003)
- Network'n (2006)
- Birds Vs Words (2016)
- Thought of Many Ways with Botany Boyz (1997)
- Forever Botany with Botany Boyz (2000)
- Tales From Da Clover (2005)
- 100% Beef (2005)
- "C-Note Chart History". Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums. Retrieved March 19, 2018.
- Mason, Stewart. "Network'n - C-Note | Songs, Reviews, Credits | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved March 19, 2018.