Flo'Ology

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Flo'Ology
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Studio album by Floetry
Released 8 November 2005 (2005-11-08)
Recorded 2004-2005
Blakeslee Recording Company
(North Hollywood, Los Angeles, California)
IGA Studios
(Santa Monica, California)
Keef N D's Spot, Sigma Sound Studios, The Studio
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Soundvilla
(Miami, Florida)
Genre R&B, neo soul, hip hop
Label Geffen
Producer Marsha Ambrosius (also executive), Keith Pelzer, Darren "Limitless" Henson, Scott Storch, Raphael Saadiq, Jared Gosselin, Whitey, Matthew Lawrence
Floetry chronology
Floacism "Live"
(2003)Floacism "Live"2003
Flo'Ology
(2005)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
BBC Music (favourable)[2]
Entertainment Weekly (B)[3]
JIVE 5/5 stars[4]
PopMatters (favourable)[5]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[6]
Vibe 4/5 stars[7]

Flo'Ology is the second and final album by the English neo soul duo Floetry, released in the United States on 8 November 2005 by Geffen Records and in the United Kingdom on 14 November 2005 by Polydor Records. It debuted at number seven on the US Billboard 200 and includes the single "SupaStar" featuring rapper Common. As of September 2010, the album has sold 363,000 in the United States.[8]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Blessed 2 Have" (Marsha Ambrosius, Natalie Stewart, Keith Pelzer, Darren Henson, Rick Davies, Roger Hodgson) – 3:57
    • Contains excerpts from Supertramp's "School" (Rick Davies, Roger Hodgson)
  2. "SupaStar" (featuring Common) (Ambrosius, Stewart, Scott Storch, Lonnie Lynn) – 4:12
  3. "Closer" (Ambrosius, Stewart, Jared Gosselin, Philip White) – 4:03
  4. "My Apology" (Ambrosius, Stewart, Storch) – 4:06
  5. "Let Me In" (Ambrosius, Stewart, Pelzer, Henson) – 4:25
  6. "Lay Down" (Ambrosius, Stewart, Pelzer, Henson) – 5:00
  7. "Feelings" – 5:02
  8. "Sometimes U Make Me Smile" (Ambrosius, Stewart, Pelzer, Henson) – 6:38
  9. "I'll Die" (Ambrosius, Stewart, Gosselin, White) – 4:41
  10. "Imagination" (Ambrosius, Stewart, Raphael Saadiq, Robert Ozuna, Kelvin Wooten) – 6:34
  11. "I Want U" (Ambrosius, Stewart) – 5:49
UK edition
  1. "In Your Eyes" (Ambrosius, Stewart, Gosselin, White) – 4:17
  2. "Waiting in Vain" (Bob Marley cover) – 3:46

Charts[edit]

Chart (2005) Peak
position
UK Albums Chart[9] 167
US Billboard 200[10] 7
US Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums[10] 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "BBC Music review". Bbc.co.uk. Retrieved 2013-04-07. 
  3. ^ Will Hermes (2005-11-07). "Entertainment Weekly review". Ew.com. Retrieved 2013-04-07. 
  4. ^ JIVE review
  5. ^ Braidwood, Stefan. "PopMatters review". Popmatters.com. Retrieved 2013-04-07. 
  6. ^ Rolling Stone review[dead link]
  7. ^ Vibe review. Books.google.com. Retrieved 2013-04-07. 
  8. ^ "Ex-Floetry Member Marsha Ambrosius Readies Solo Set". Billboard. 2010-09-25. Retrieved 2013-04-07. 
  9. ^ "Chart Log UK: 1994–2008". Zobbel.de. Retrieved 2009-11-28. 
  10. ^ a b "Flo'Ology > Charts & Awards > Billboard Albums". Allmusic. Retrieved 2009-11-28.