Cee-Lo Green... Is the Soul Machine

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Cee-Lo Green... Is the Soul Machine
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Studio album by Cee Lo Green
Released March 2, 2004
Genre Neo soul, hip hop
Length 73:26
Label Arista
Producer Cee-Lo Green, Traxx, The Neptunes, Timbaland, Jazze Pha, Organized Noize, Eric Stamile, DJ Premier, Locksmif
Cee Lo Green chronology
Cee-Lo Green and His Perfect Imperfections
(2002)
Cee-Lo Green... Is the Soul Machine
(2004)
The Lady Killer
(2010)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 86/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[2]
Entertainment Weekly B[3]
The Guardian 4/5 stars[4]
Los Angeles Times 3/4 stars[5]
Mojo 5/5 stars[6]
Pitchfork Media 8.3/10[7]
Q 4/5 stars[8]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[9]
Spin B+[10]
The Village Voice B+[11]

Cee-Lo Green... Is the Soul Machine is the acclaimed second studio album by Cee Lo Green, released on March 2, 2004. [12]

Legacy[edit]

The album was included in the book 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.[13]

Singles[edit]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Intro"   Cee-Lo Green 0:23
2. "Soul Machine"   Traxx 1:40
3. "The Art of Noise" (featuring Pharrell) The Neptunes 3:46
4. "Living Again"   Thomas Callaway 3:37
5. "I'll Be Around" (featuring Timbaland) Timbaland 3:41
6. "The One" (featuring Jazze Pha and T.I.) Jazze Pha 4:43
7. "My Kind of People" (featuring Jazze Pha and Menta Malone) Thomas Callaway 3:54
8. "Childz Play" (featuring Ludacris) Organized Noize 3:54
9. "I Am Selling Soul"   Thomas Callaway 4:16
10. "All Day Love Affair"   Traxx 4:12
11. "Evening Newz" (featuring Chazzie and Sir Cognac The Conversation) DJ Premier 4:12
12. "Scrap Metal" (featuring Big Rube and G-Rock) Organized Noize 4:40
13. "Glockappella"   Thomas Callaway 5:21
14. "When We Were Friends"   Thomas Callaway, Charles Pettaway 3:43
15. "Sometimes"   Locsmif 5:04
16. "Let's Stay Together" (featuring Pharrell) The Neptunes 3:54
17. "Die Trying"   Thomas Callaway 4:05
18. "What Don't You Do? (Outro)"     0:20

Charts[edit]

Chart (2004) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[15] 13
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[16] 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reviews for Cee-Lo Green Is The Soul Machine by Cee Lo Green". Metacritic. Retrieved June 5, 2016. 
  2. ^ Birchmeier, Jason. "Cee-Lo Green...Is the Soul Machine – Cee Lo Green". AllMusic. Retrieved June 5, 2016. 
  3. ^ Browne, David (March 19, 2004). "Cee-Lo Green...Is the Soul Machine". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved June 5, 2016. 
  4. ^ Petridis, Alexis (April 2, 2004). "Cee-Lo Green, Cee-Lo Green ... Is the Soul Machine". The Guardian. Retrieved June 5, 2016. 
  5. ^ Hilburn, Robert (March 7, 2004). "Deep down into his soul". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved June 5, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Cee-Lo Green: Cee-Lo Green Is the Soul Machine". Mojo (126): 103. May 2004. 
  7. ^ Pemberton, Rollie (March 4, 2004). "Cee-Lo Green: Cee-Lo Green Is the Soul Machine". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved June 5, 2016. 
  8. ^ "Cee-Lo Green: Cee-Lo Green Is the Soul Machine". Q (214): 100. May 2004. 
  9. ^ Hoard, Christian (March 18, 2004). "Cee-Lo: Cee-Lo Green Is the Soul Machine". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on May 13, 2004. Retrieved June 5, 2016. 
  10. ^ Hermes, Will (March 2004). "Cee-Lo Green: Cee-Lo Green Is the Soul Machine". Spin 20 (3): 91–92. Retrieved June 5, 2016. 
  11. ^ Christgau, Robert (April 27, 2004). "Consumer Guide: We Got a Lot". The Village Voice. Retrieved June 5, 2016. 
  12. ^ Pearson, Ryan (March 1, 2004). "Cee-Lo's 'Soul Machine' deserves an audience". MSN. Retrieved January 26, 2011. 
  13. ^ Robert Dimery; Michael Lydon (7 February 2006). 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die: Revised and Updated Edition. Universe. ISBN 0-7893-1371-5. 
  14. ^ "Cee-Lo Green Soul Machine at AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 29 January 2011. 
  15. ^ "Cee Lo Green – Chart history" Billboard 200 for Cee Lo Green. Retrieved June 5, 2016.
  16. ^ "Cee Lo Green – Chart history" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for Cee Lo Green. Retrieved June 5, 2016.