Can't Stay Away

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Can't Stay Away
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Studio album by Too Short
Released July 13, 1999
Recorded 1998–1999 at Oakland City Studios; Ant Banks Bad Ass Beat Lab in Atlanta, Georgia
Genre Hip hop
Length 60:15
Label Jive Records
Producer Too Short, Erick Sermon, Diamond D, Ant Banks, Mike D., Jermaine Dupri
Too Short chronology
Gettin' It (Album Number Ten)
(1996)
Can't Stay Away
(1999)
You Nasty
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 2.5/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[2]
The Source 4/5 stars[3]

Can't Stay Away is the eighth studio album by American rapper Too Short. The album was released on July 13, 1999, by Jive Records. The album received generally positive reviews from critics and was a commercial success, certified Gold on August 13, 1999, only a month after its release. This is his first album since retiring in 1996. This is Too Short's fourth consecutive album to reach the top of the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.

Along with a single, a music video was produced for the song, "Ain't No Bitches".

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Can't Stay Away"     4:28
2. "Ain't No Bitches"     4:10
3. "Don't Stop Rappin'" (featuring Eightball & MJG)   4:45
4. "Here We Go" (featuring Jay-Z & Jermaine Dupri)   4:42
5. "More Freaky Tales"     5:08
6. "You Might Get G'eed" (featuring E-40, Daz Dillinger & Soopafly)   5:22
7. "Good Life" (featuring Jazze Pha)   3:55
8. "Longevity" (featuring Scarface, K.B., Otis & Shug)   4:00
9. "How Does It Feel" (featuring D'wayne Wiggins)   4:31
10. "What Happened To The Groupies" (featuring B-Legit)   5:35
11. "Invasion Of The Flat Booty Bitches"     4:26
12. "Can't Stay Away (Outro)"     1:32
13. "It's About That Money" (featuring Puff Daddy)   4:45
14. "Nation Riders" (Slink Capone, Murda One, G-Side & Playa Playa)   4:44
15. "G-2000" (Badwayz, Zu, Al Block & Hellkilla)   4:34
16. "Don't Trust Her" (Badwayz)   4:36
17. "In The Studio" (Quint Black)   2:54

Credits[edit]

  • Bass - Torrance Scott (tracks 6, 8, 15, 17)
  • Keyboards - Black (5) (tracks 6, 8, 9)
  • Producer - Quinton Banks (tracks 6, 8, 9, 17)
  • Vocals - Jazze Pha (tracks 1, 2, 6, 7)

Charts[edit]

Chart (1999) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[4] 5
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[5] 1

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Alex Henderson (1999-02-23). "Can't Stay Away - Too $hort | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-07-25. 
  2. ^ "Too Short: Can't Stay Away : Music Reviews : Rolling Stone". Web.archive.org. 1999-04-01. Retrieved 2015-07-25. 
  3. ^ "Too Short : Can't Stay Away". newburycomics.com. Retrieved 2015-07-25. 
  4. ^ "Too Short – Chart history" Billboard 200 for Too Short. Retrieved October 23, 2014.
  5. ^ "Too Short – Chart history" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for Too Short. Retrieved October 23, 2014.