Kings of Crunk

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Kings of Crunk
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Studio album by Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz
Released October 29, 2002; 15 years ago (2002-10-29)
Recorded 2001–2002
Genre
Label BME Recordings, TVT Records
Producer Lil Jon
Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz chronology
Put Yo Hood Up
(2001)Put Yo Hood Up2001
Kings of Crunk
(2002)
Certified Crunk
(2003)Certified Crunk2003
Singles from Kings of Crunk
  1. "Play No Games"
    Released: 2003
  2. "Get Low"
    Released: February 19, 2003
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.

The album was certified 2x Platinum by the RIAA in 2003 for sales of over 2,000,000 copies in the United States of America.

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

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[6]; 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
Disc 2
No.TitleLength
1."Get Low (Merengue Mix)" (featuring Pitbull)4:02
2."Get Your Weight Up" (featuring 8Ball & T.I.)4:40
3."Throw It Up (Remix)" (featuring Pastor Troy & Young Buck)6:14
4."Put Yo Hood Up (Remix)" (featuring Chyna Whyte, Jadakiss, Petey Pablo & Roy Jones Jr.)5:10
5."What They Want (performed by Chyna White)" (featuring Ying Yang Twins)3:34
6."Dirty Dancin' (performed by Oobie)" (featuring Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz)5:19
7."What You Gonna Do" (featuring Lil Scrappy)5:24

Charts[edit]

Chart (2002) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[7] 14
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[8] 1
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[9] 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. ^ "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)
  7. ^ "Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved March 27, 2016.
  8. ^ "Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz Chart History (Independent Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved March 27, 2016.
  9. ^ "Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved March 27, 2016.