Doggy Bag

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Doggy Bag
Bow Wow - Doggy Bag album cover.jpg
Studio album by Lil' Bow Wow
Released December 18, 2001
Recorded 2000–2001
Genre Pop rap
Length 36:01
Label
Producer Jermaine Dupri (also executive), Bryan Michael Cox, The Neptunes
Lil' Bow Wow chronology
Beware of Dog
(2000)
Doggy Bag
(2001)
Unleashed
(2003)
Singles from Doggy Bag
  1. "Thank You"
    Released: November 5, 2001
  2. "Take Ya Home"
    Released: March 12, 2002
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone2.5/5 stars[2]

Doggy Bag is the second studio album by American rapper Lil' Bow Wow. It was released on December 18, 2001, by So So Def Recordings and Columbia Records which produced by Jermaine Dupri. Two singles released: The first single "Thank You", which samples The Cars' song "I'm Not the One", and "Take Ya Home" was released as the second single. The song was also featured on the soundtrack to Lil' Bow Wow's film, Like Mike.

Commercial performance[edit]

The album debuted at number eleven on the US Billboard 200 chart, with 320,000 copies sold in the first week released.[3] It was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) with an excess of one million copies sold.[4] To date, the album has sold 1,100,000 copies in the United States.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
1."We Want Weezy (Intro)"Bryan-Michael Cox, Jermaine Dupri, Eric Wright, George Clinton, Maceo ParkerDupri, Cox*1:18
2."Thank You" (featuring Jagged Edge and Fundisha)Cox, Dupri, Ric OcasekDupri, Cox*4:00
3."Take Ya Home"Cox, Dupri, Chad Hugo, Pharrell WilliamsThe Neptunes3:59
4."Get Up" (featuring Fundisha)Cox, DupriDupri, Cox*3:43
5."Perfect Girl (Interlude)"  0:50
6."All I Know" (featuring Lil Corey)Cox, Dupri, Larry Johnson, Michael Edwin Johnson, Dennis Lambert, August Moon, Brian Potter, Tyrone ThomasDupri, Cox*3:13
7."The Wickedest"Cox, DupriDupri, Cox*3:56
8."Pick of the Litter" (featuring R.O.C and Tigah)Cox, Sheppard "Tigah" Daniels III, Dupri, Rahman "R.O.C." GriffinDupri, Cox*3:34
9."Crazy" (featuring Da Brat)Cox, Dupri, Shawntae "Da Brat" Harris, LaMarquis JeffersonDupri, Cox*4:19
10."Crazy Girls (Interlude)"  0:30
11."Up in Here" (featuring Tigah)Cox, Daniels, DupriDupri, Cox*3:47
12."Jiminy Cricket (Interlude)"  0:08
13."Off the Glass" (featuring Xscape)Shad Moss, Cox, Daniels, DupriDupri, Cox*5:24

(*) denotes co-producer.

Notes[5]
  • Track 1, "We Want Weezy (Intro)" features uncredited vocals by Jermaine Dupri.
  • Track 2, "Take Ya Home" features uncredited vocals by Aaliyah Minter and Khim Davis.
  • Track 9, "Crazy" features uncredited vocals by Sleepy Brown.
Sample credits

Personnel[edit]

Credits taken from Allmusic site.[8]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2002) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[9] 8
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[10] 3

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[11] Platinum 1,100,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Rolling Stone review". Archived from the original on May 14, 2008. Retrieved 2010-02-17. 
  3. ^ Harris, Chris (2005-07-20). "R. Kelly Fights Off Slim Thug And Bow Wow To Hold #1 - Music, Celebrity, Artist News". MTV. Retrieved 2012-02-14. 
  4. ^ "Recording Industry Association of America". RIAA. Archived from the original on 2007-06-26. Retrieved 2012-02-14. 
  5. ^ (2001) Album notes for Doggy Bag by Lil' Bow Wow. So So Def Recordings.
  6. ^ "Bow Wow's Sample-Based Music". WhoSampled. Retrieved 2012-02-14. 
  7. ^ "Candy Girl". YouTube. 2008-07-17. Retrieved 2012-02-14. 
  8. ^ Allmusic credits.
  9. ^ "Bow Wow Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard.
  10. ^ "Bow Wow Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard.
  11. ^ "American album certifications – Bow Wow – Doggy Bag". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH