I Still Am

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I Still Am
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Studio album by Yo Gotti
Released October 27, 2017
Genre Hip hop
Length 44:48
Label
Producer
Yo Gotti chronology
Gotti Made-It
(2017)
I Still Am
(2017)
Singles from I Still Am
  1. "Rake It Up"
    Released: June 1, 2017
  2. "Juice"
    Released: October 17, 2017

I Still Am is the ninth studio album by American rapper Yo Gotti. It was released on October 27, 2017, by Epic Records, Roc Nation and Collective Music Group.[1] The album features guest appearances from Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, YFN Lucci and Meek Mill, French Montana and 21 Savage.[2][3] I Still Am serves as the follow-up to Gotti's I Am (2013). It was supported by two singles – "Rake It Up" and "Juice". The album debuted at number six on the US Billboard 200 chart.

Background[edit]

On October 10, 2017, Yo Gotti revealed the album's title, release date, tracklist and pre-order.[4] Yo Gotti, in partnership with Tidal will release a documentary in preparation of the album.[3][4]

Singles[edit]

"Rake It Up" featuring Nicki Minaj, was released previously on Yo Gotti's collaborative mixtape Gotti Made-It and serves as the album's lead single. "Juice" was released on October 10, 2017 as a promotional single then sent to radio October 17, 2017 as the second single.[5]

Commercial performance[edit]

I Still Am debuted at number six on the US Billboard 200 chart, moving 38,000 album-equivalent units and 19,000 in traditional album sales in its first week of release. It became Yo Gotti's third album to debut in the top ten.[6]

Track listing[edit]

I Still Am[1]
No.TitleWriter(s)Producer(s)Length
1."Betrayal"4:25
2."Back Gate"
Ben Billions3:12
3."Brown Bag"Zaytoven2:48
4."Rake It Up" (with Mike Will Made It featuring Nicki Minaj)4:36
5."Juice"
  • Mims
  • Diehl
  • Khaled
Ben Billions2:29
6."Different"
  • Mims
  • Dotson
Zaytoven3:23
7."Save It for Me" (featuring Chris Brown)Ben Billions3:57
8."2908"
  • Mims
  • Diehl
  • Khaled
  • Norman Keith
Ben Billions3:42
9."One on One" (featuring YFN Lucci and Meek Mill)Murda Beatz3:50
10."Oh Yeah" (featuring French Montana)3:11
11."Yellow Tape" (featuring 21 Savage)
  • Murda Beatz
  • Rasool Diaz
3:24
12."Don't Wanna Go Back"Drumma Boy3:28
13."Around the World"
  • Mims
  • Diehl
  • Khaled
Ben Billions2:23
Total length:44:48

Notes

Sample credits

  • "Rake It Up" contains a sample of "Freaky Tales", written and as performed by Too Short.
  • "2908" contains a sample of "How Can I Pretend" as performed by The Continental IV, written by Norman Keith.
  • "Oh Yeah" contains a sample of "Choppa Style", as performed by Choppa.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2017) Peak
position
Canadian Albums (Billboard)[7] 74
US Billboard 200[6] 6
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[8] 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "I Still Am by Yo Gotti on Apple Music". Apple Music. Retrieved October 10, 2017. 
  2. ^ Weinstein, Max (October 10, 2017). "Yo Gotti Reveals Tracklist, Release Date for 'Still I Am' Album, Drops New Song "Juice"". XXL. Retrieved October 10, 2017. 
  3. ^ a b Penrose, Nerisha (October 10, 2017). "Yo Gotti Announces New Album 'I Still Am' With Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, Meek Mill, French Montana & More". Billboard. Retrieved October 10, 2017. 
  4. ^ a b Dare, Angie (October 10, 2017). "Yo Gotti Puts Roc Nation Deal To Work W/ Huge Album Announcement". SOHH. Retrieved October 10, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Urban/UAC Future Releases". All Access. Archived from the original on October 17, 2017. 
  6. ^ a b Caulfield, Keith (November 5, 2017). "Kenny Chesney's 'Live in No Shoes Nation' Is No. 1 on Billboard 200". Billboard. Retrieved November 6, 2017. 
  7. ^ "Yo Gotti Chart History (Canadian Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved November 7, 2017.
  8. ^ "Yo Gotti Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved November 7, 2017.