Kings of Crunk

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Kings of Crunk
KingsOfCrunk.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 29, 2002
Recorded2001–2002
Genre
LabelBME Recordings, TVT Records
ProducerLil Jon
Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz chronology
Put Yo Hood Up
(2001)
Kings of Crunk
(2002)
Certified Crunk
(2003)
Singles from Kings of Crunk
  1. "Play No Games"
    Released: January 22, 2002
  2. "I Dont Give A F#@!"
    Released: October 26, 2002
  3. "Get Low"
    Released: February 19, 2002
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]
Robert ChristgauC[2]
Vibe3/5 stars[3]

Kings of Crunk is the 4th studio album by Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz.[4]

History[edit]

It was released in October 2002.[5]

Based on the success of the album's 2nd single "Get Low", Kings of Crunk made the top twenty of the US album chart in September 2003. In the same year, Lil Jon put out a compilation CD and DVD called Part II, which included remixes of "Get Low" featuring Busta Rhymes, Elephant Man, and the Ying Yang Twins.

The singles "I Don't Give a Fuck" and "Nothin's Free" were released To Radio in 2002, while "Play No Games" and "Get Low" were released to radio in 2003. Also, "Nothin's Free" was released on Vinyl, while "I Don't Give a Fuck" and "Get Low" were released on CD.[citation needed] "Play No Games" was also released on vinyl and CD In 2003.

This album features rapper Pitbull's first recorded mainstream feature.

Commercial performance[edit]

Kings of Crunk debuted at number 15 on the US Billboard 200 chart, selling 71,000 in its first week and as of November 2004, the album sales 2.2 million copies in the United States.[6]

Track listing[edit]

Original release[edit]

All lyrics written by Lil Jon & the Eastside Boyz, except featured performers; all music composed by Lil Jon.

No.TitleLength
1."Kings of Crunk" (Intro)1:02
2."Throw It Up" (featuring Pastor Troy)6:13
3."Knockin' Heads Off" (featuring Jadakiss & Styles P)5:17
4."Pimpin' Ken Speaks" (skit)1:04
5."Bitch" (featuring Chyna Whyte & Too Short)4:58
6."I Don't Give a Fuck" (featuring Mystikal & Krayzie Bone)4:29
7."Rep Yo City" (featuring E-40, Petey Pablo, Bun B & Eightball)5:12
8."Push That Nigga, Push That Hoe"4:25
9."Keep Yo Chullin Out the Streets" (featuring Big Gipp,A-Men,J-Ax)1:55
10."Diamonds" (featuring Bun B & MJG)5:27
11."Weedman" (skit)0:24
12."The Weedman"3:45
13."Nothing On" (featuring Oobie, Chyna Whyte & Bo Hagon)5:07
14."Luke Talkin Shit"0:25
15."Ooh Na Na Naa Naa" (featuring Oobie & Devin the Dude)4:49
16."Nothins Free" (featuring Oobie)4:22
17."Play No Games" (featuring Fat Joe, Trick Daddy & Oobie)4:12
18."Pitbulls Cuban Rideout" (featuring Pitbull)1:37
19."Get Low" (featuring Ying Yang Twins)5:34
20."T.I.P."0:35
21."BME Click" (featuring The BME Allstars)6:59

Special edition[edit]

All lyrics written by Lil Jon & the Eastside Boyz, except featured performers[7]; all music composed by Lil Jon.

Disc 1
No.TitleLength
1."Kings of Crunk" (Intro)1:02
2."Throw It Up" (featuring Pastor Troy)6:13
3."Knockin' Heads Off" (featuring Jadakiss & Styles P)5:17
4."Pimpin' Ken Speaks" (skit)1:04
5."Bitch" (featuring Chyna Whyte & Too Short)4:58
6."I Don't Give a Fuck" (featuring Mystikal & Krayzie Bone)4:29
7."Rep Your City" (featuring E-40, Petey Pablo, Bun B & Eightball)5:12
8."Push That Nigga, Push That Hoe"4:25
9."Keep Yo Chullin Out the Streets" (featuring Big Gipp)1:55
10."Diamonds" (featuring Bun B & MJG)5:27
11."Weedman" (skit)0:24
12."The Weedman"3:45
13."Nothing On" (featuring Oobie, Chyna Whyte & Bo Hagon)5:07
14."Luke Talkin Shit"0:25
15."Ooh Na Na Naa Naa" (featuring Oobie & Devin the Dude)4:49
16."Nothins Free" (featuring Oobie)4:22
17."Play No Games" (featuring Fat Joe, Trick Daddy & Oobie)4:12
18."Pitbulls Cuban Rideout" (featuring Pitbull)1:37
19."Get Low" (featuring Ying Yang Twins)5:34
20."T.I.P."0:35
21."Get Low (Remix)" (featuring Ying Yang Twins, Elephant Man & Busta Rhymes)5:09
22."Yeah" (featuring Usher & Ludacris)4:11

{{Track listing | headline = Disc 2 | title1 = Get Low (Merengue Mix) | note1 = featuring Pitbull | length1 = 4:02 | title2 = Get Your Weight Up | note2 = featuring 8Ball & T.I. | length2 = 4:40 | title3 = Throw It Up (Remix) | note3 = featuring Pastor Troy & Young Buck | length3 = 6:14 | title4 = Put Yo Hood Up (Remix) | note4 = featuring Chyna Whyte, Jadakiss, Petey Pablo & Roy Jones Jr. | length4 = 5:10 | title5 = What They Want (performed by Chyna White) | note5 = featuring Ying Yang Twins | length5 = 3:34 | title6 = Dirty Dancin' (performed by Oobie) | note6 = featuring Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz | length6 = 5:19 | title7 = Bme click | note7 = featuring the Bme Allstars | length7 = 6:59

Charts[edit]

Chart (2002) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[8] 14
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[9] 1
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[10] 2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Henderson, Alex (2002-10-08). "Allmusic review". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 2012-01-09.
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "CG: Lil Jon". RobertChristgau.com. Retrieved 2012-05-18.
  3. ^ Meadows-Ingram, Benjamin (January 2003), "Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz: Kings of Crunk", Vibe, 11 (1), p. 130
  4. ^ "Kings of Crunk: Lil Jon & Eastside Boyz: Music". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2012-01-09.
  5. ^ "New Releases: Christina Aguilera, '8 Mile,' Bone Thugs, Nirvana, Nick Carter, Shaggy, Tori Amos & More".
  6. ^ Whitmire, Margo (2004-11-24). "Eminem Thankful To Remain No. 1". Billboard. Retrieved 2009-02-08.
  7. ^ "http://www.discogs.com/artist/Lil%27+Jon+%26+The+East+Side+Boyz?anv=Lil+Jon+%26+The+East+Side+Boyz". Retrieved 2013-01-11. External link in |title= (help)
  8. ^ "Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved March 27, 2016.
  9. ^ "Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz Chart History (Independent Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved March 27, 2016.
  10. ^ "Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved March 27, 2016.