Heavy (Heavy D album)

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Heavy
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Studio album by
ReleasedJune 15, 1999
Recorded1998-1999
GenreHip hop
Length45:10
LabelUptown Records
Universal Records
ProducerHeavy D, Tony Dofat, Erick Sermon, Jay Dee, Q-Tip
Heavy D chronology
Waterbed Hev
(1997)
Heavy
(1999)
Vibes
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars [1]

Heavy is the second album by rapper Heavy D. The album was released on June 15, 1999 for Uptown Records and was produced by Heavy D, Tony Dofat, Erick Sermon, Jay Dee and Q-Tip. The album was a mild success, making it to #60 on the Billboard 200 and #10 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. It is Heavy D's lowest selling album to date at a little over 500,000 units sold. Guests on the album include Cee-Lo, Q-Tip, Chico DeBarge, Big Pun and Eightball. Two Music Videos were Made: "Don't Stop" (directed by Diane Martel) & "On Point" f/Big Pun & Eightball (directed by Terry Heller)

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Like Dat Dhere"- 3:37
  2. "Imagine That"- 3:51
  3. "You Know" feat, Cee-Lo- 3:51
  4. "Listen" feat. Q-Tip- 3:26
  5. "Don't Stop"- 4:03
  6. "Dancin' in the Night"- 4:15
  7. "Ask Heaven" feat. Chico DeBarge- 4:36
  8. "On Point" feat. Big Pun & Eightball- 4:37
  9. "Spanish Fly"- 3:39
  10. "I Know You Love Me"- 2:16
  11. "I Don't Think So"- 3:34
  12. "You Nasty Hev"- 3:25

Samples[edit]

"Listen" samples "Fly Like an Eagle" by Steve Miller Band

"Don't Stop" samples "Look Alike" by Bob James

"Ask Heaven" samples "Stairway to Heaven" by Led Zeppelin

"On Point" samples "You Make Me Feel Like This (When You Touch Me)" by Love Unlimited Orchestra

"You Nasty Hev" samples "La Di Da Di" by Doug E. Fresh & Slick Rick

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