Hate It or Love It (album)

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Hate It or Love It
Chingyhateitorloveitofficial.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedDecember 18, 2007
Recorded2007
Genre Hip hop
Length47:13
LabelSlot-A-Lot, DTP, Def Jam
ProducerJeff Dixon (Executive Producer) , L.T. Moe, Dinavon Bythwood, Ludacris, Jared Gosselin, Full Scale, Calvo da Gr8, Bei Maejor, Khao, Cool & Dre, The GhostWriters
Chingy chronology
Hoodstar
(2006)
Hate It or Love It
(2007)
Success & Failure
(2010)
Singles from Hate It or Love It
  1. "Fly Like Me"
    Released: November 13, 2007
  2. "Gimme Dat"
    Released: February 5, 2008
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2.5/5 stars link
DJBooth.net3/5 stars link
HipHopDX.com2.5/5 stars link
RapReviews(7.5/10) link
USA Today2.5/4 stars Archived January 30, 2008, at the Wayback Machine

Hate It or Love It is the fourth studio album by American rapper Chingy. It was released on December 18, 2007, by Slot-A-Lot Records, Disturbing tha Peace and Def Jam Recordings.[1] On the United States edition, it was released as well as a rare limited edition, with a bonus DVD the Movie for "Fly Like Me". The album was also released in Japan (limited - not on amazon.com or amazon.co.uk), with two bonus tracks: "Ain't No Way (Skit) and "Remember When" featuring Bobby Valentino. This is the first Chingy's album that was not to be released in the United Kingdom.

Chart performance[edit]

The album entered at number 84 on the Billboard 200, with first-week sales of 30,000 copies in the United States, making it Chingy's lowest-charting album in his career.

Singles[edit]

  • The first official radio single was "Fly Like Me" featuring Amerie.
  • The second single was "Gimme Dat". The video was premiered on February 8, 2008, on TRL, 106 and Park and Yahoo Videos.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."(Intro)"L.T. Moe0:44
2."Hate It or Love It"The Co-Stars4:07
3."Check My Swag"Micheal Davis3:33
4."Fly Like Me" (featuring Amerie)L.T. Moe3:44
5."Kick Drum"Jared Gosselin & Phillip White3:40
6."Gimme Dat" (featuring Ludacris & Bobby Valentino)Full Scale4:08
7."All Aboard (Ride It)" (featuring Steph Jones)Calvo da Gr84:04
8."Trickin' Off (Skit)" (Diamond & Chingy)L.T. Moe0:27
9."Spend Some $" (featuring Trey Songz)Bei Maejor3:32
10."2 Kool 2 Dance"L.T. Moe3:47
11."Lovely Ladies"Khao4:17
12."How We Feel" (featuring Anthony Hamilton)L.T. Moe4:14
13."Roll on 'Em" (featuring Rick Ross)Cool & Dre4:28
14."Block Star"The GhostWriters, Dinavon Bythwood4:33

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 84
U.S. Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums 17
U.S. Billboard Top Rap Albums 3
Japanese Oricon Album Chart 59
Japanese Oricon International Album Chart 13

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kevin C. Johnson, Chingy's Changes STLtoday, June 3, 2007 (Accessed January 9, 2008)