Juve the Great

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Juve the Great
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Studio album by Juvenile
Released December 23, 2003 (2003-12-23)
Recorded 2002–2003
Genre Gangsta Rap, Southern Hip Hop
Length 61:50
Label Cash Money Records, UTP Records
Producer Mannie Fresh, Bryan "Baby" Williams (exec.), Ronald "Slim" Williams (exec.), Ad Future, Griz, Slice T, Sha Money XL
Juvenile chronology
Project English
(2001)
Juve the Great
(2003)
The Greatest Hits
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
The Boston Globe (mixed)[2]
Entertainment Weekly C−[3]
PopMatters (positive)[4]
RapReviews (8/10)[5]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[6]
USA Today 2.5/4 stars[7]

Juve the Great is the sixth studio album by American rapper Juvenile. The album was released on December 23, 2003, by Cash Money Records. and UTP Records.[8] It was his last on Cash Money Records before departing from it. The album was certified platinum July 20, 2004,[9] becoming his third album to do so, after 400 Degreez and Tha G-Code. The album entered at #32 on the Billboard pop charts and sold over 100,000 copies in its first week.

Juve the Great includes the hit single "Slow Motion" featuring Soulja Slim, who was shot dead almost a month before the album's release, which topped the Billboard Hot 100. It became the most successful single for both artists and made Soulja Slim one of the only artists to top the charts posthumously. This was his first album since his debut Being Myself not exclusively produced by Mannie Fresh.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Intro"     1:21
2. "In My Life" (featuring Mannie Fresh)   5:44
3. "Enemy Turf"     4:04
4. "Outside (Skit)"     1:22
5. "Bounce Back" (featuring Baby)   4:13
6. "Down South Posted" (featuring UTP)   4:35
7. "It Ain't Mines" (featuring Kango Slim)   4:21
8. "Numb Numb"     5:06
9. "Lil' Daddy" (featuring Baby)   4:10
10. "Fuckin' With Me" (featuring Skip & Wacko)   4:00
11. "Cock It"     3:52
12. "Club (Skit)"     1:40
13. "Juve The Great"     3:28
14. "Head In Advance"     4:01
15. "For Everybody" (featuring Wacko & Skip)   4:38
16. "At The Door (Skit)"     1:07
17. "Slow Motion" (featuring Soulja Slim)   4:08

Charts[edit]

Chart (2003) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[10] 28
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[11] 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jason Birchmeier (2003-12-23). "Juve the Great - Juvenile | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  2. ^ Capobianco, Ken (2004-01-09). "Juvenile: Juve the Great". Boston.com. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  3. ^ Weiner, Jonah (2004-01-09). "Juve the Great Review". Entertainment Weekly (745): 81. Retrieved 2013-08-27. 
  4. ^  . "Juvenile: Juve the Great: Screwed and Chopped". PopMatters. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  5. ^ "Feature for December 23, 2003 - Juvenile's "Juve the Great"". Rapreviews.com. 2003-12-23. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  6. ^ Juvenile (2004-01-14). "Juvenile: Juve The Great : Music Reviews : Rolling Stone". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on November 14, 2007. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  7. ^ "USATODAY.com - 'Carlyle' showcases show tunes; Harris chases blues to Mali". Usatoday30.usatoday.com. 2003-12-22. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  8. ^ "Juve the Great: Juvenile: Music". Amazon.com. 2012-02-26. Retrieved 2012-02-26. 
  9. ^ "Gold & Platinum Searchable Database - December 18, 2015". RIAA. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  10. ^ "Juvenile – Chart history" Billboard 200 for Juvenile. Retrieved October 23, 2014.
  11. ^ "Juvenile – Chart history" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for Juvenile. Retrieved October 23, 2014.