Gangsta Funk

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Gangsta Funk
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Studio album by 5th Ward Boyz
Released February 22, 1994
Recorded 1993 - 1994
Genre Hip Hop, Gangsta rap
Label Rap-a-Lot / Virgin
Producer Mike Dean, N.O. Joe
5th Ward Boyz chronology
Ghetto Dope
(1993)Ghetto Dope1993
Gangsta Funk
Rated G
(1995)Rated G1995
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link

Gangsta Funk is the second studio album by the 5th Ward Boyz, released on February 22, 1994 through Rap-a-Lot Records.

Like the group's previous album, the album was produced mostly by famed southern hip hop producers Mike Dean and N.O. Joe. Gangsta Funk peaked at 105 on the Billboard 200 and 13 on the Billboard's R&B/Hip-Hop chart, becoming the group's highest charting album.

"Ghetto Curse Words" and "Same Ol'" both appeared on the 5th Ward Boyz' previous album, Ghetto Dope.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Once Again It's On"- 4:33
  2. "Lo Life in the Street"- 4:29
  3. "Gangsta Funk"- 4:34
  4. "Ghetto Curse Words"- 2:09
  5. "Underground G's"- 6:45
  6. "Same Ol'"- 3:11
  7. "Reason"- 5:03
  8. "Funk"- 4:08


Chart (1994) Peak
Billboard 200 105
Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop 13