Incognegro

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Incognegro
Incognegro.jpg
Studio album by Ludacris
ReleasedAugust 17, 1999
Recorded1998–99
Genre
LabelDTP
Producer
Ludacris chronology
Incognegro
(1999)
Back for the First Time
(2000)
Singles from Incognegro
  1. "Ho"
    Released: July 15, 1998
  2. "What's Your Fantasy"
    Released: September 12, 1999

Incognegro is the debut studio album by American rapper Ludacris.[1] It was released on August 17, 1999, by Ludacris' newly founded indie record label, DTP Entertainment. Recording sessions took place from 1998 to 1999, with Ludacris serving as the records executive producers, while the additional production was provided by Jermaine Dupri and Organized Noize, among others.

The album was supported by two singles: "Ho" (produced by Bangladesh), and "What's Your Fantasy" (featuring Shawnna, produced by Bangladesh).

Every track would later appear on his second album except for "Intro", "It Wasn't Us", "Midnight Train", & "A Rock & A Hard Place".

Singles[edit]

The lead single for his untitled independent album, called "Ho" was released on July 15, 1998. The song was produced by an American hip hop record producer Bangladesh.

The second single for Incognegro, "What's Your Fantasy" was released on September 12, 2000. The song features guest verse from an American local rapper Shawnna, while the production was provided by Bangladesh.

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."Intro" 0:15
2."U Got a Problem?"Bangladesh5:06
3."Game Got Switched"Organized Noise4:09
4."1st & 10" (featuring I-20 and Fate Wilson)Bangladesh3:42
5."It Wasn't Us"Ludacris4:33
6."Come On Over (Skit)" 1:03
7."Hood Stuck"Ludacris4:26
8."Get Off Me" (featuring Pastor Troy)Jermaine Dupri2:45
9."Mouthing Off" (featuring 4-Ize)Ludacris3:00
10."Midnight Train" (featuring Chimere)Ludacris4:52
11."Ho (Skit)" 0:42
12."Ho"Bangladesh2:50
13."Tickets Sold Out (Skit)" 0:32
14."Catch Up" (featuring I-20 and Fate Wilson)
  • Ludacris
  • Fate Wilson
4:16
15."What's Your Fantasy" (featuring Shawnna)
  • Bangladesh
 
16.". Rock and a Hard Place"
  • Ludacris
  • Fate Wilson
 

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1999) Peak
position
US Billboard 200 179
US Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums (Billboard) 68

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Incognegro: Ludacris: Music". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2012-02-24.
  2. ^ Allmusic review