Heroes in the City of Dope

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Heroes in the City of Dope
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Studio album by Zion I & The Grouch
Released October 10, 2006 (2006-10-10)
Genre Hip hop
Length 50:49
Label Om Records
Producer Amp Live, Eligh, Headnodic, The Grouch
Zion I & The Grouch chronology
Heroes in the City of Dope
(2006)
Heroes in the Healing of the Nation
(2011)Heroes in the Healing of the Nation2011
Singles from Heroes in the City of Dope
  1. "Hit 'Em"
    Released: 2006 (2006)
  2. "Lift Me Up"
    Released: 2007 (2007)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllHipHop 3.5/5[1]
AllMusic 3/5 stars[2]
Exclaim! favorable[3]
MVRemix 8.5/10[4]
Prefix 7.0/10[5]
RapReviews.com 8/10[6]
SF Weekly favorable[7]

Heroes in the City of Dope is the first collaborative album by Zion I and The Grouch. It was released on Om Records on October 10, 2006.

Critical reception[edit]

Kevin Jones of Exclaim! gave Heroes in the City of Dope a favorable review, saying: "With no shortness of inspiration, Zion I and the Grouch ensure that not a minute of this record goes to waste, matching engaging auditory pleasure with words that actually amount to something."[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Noon Time" Amp Live 1:01
2. "Hit 'Em" (featuring Mistah F.A.B.) Amp Live 3:37
3. "Lift Me Up" Eligh 2:54
4. "Trains & Planes" Headnodic 4:19
5. "Current Affairs" Amp Live 2:43
6. "Too Much" (featuring Chali 2na) Amp Live 3:30
7. "Faint of Heart" Amp Live 3:33
8. "Make U Fly" (featuring Esthero) Amp Live 3:44
9. "Smack" (featuring DJ Platurn) Amp Live 3:37
10. "Open the Door" The Grouch 3:19
11. "Trigger" Amp Live 3:36
12. "Digital Dirt" Amp Live 5:21
13. "10 Fingers, 10 Toes, 10 lbs, 10 oz" (featuring Deuce Eclipse) Amp Live 4:24
14. "Hero" Amp Live 1:28
15. "Bad Lands" Amp Live 3:36

Charts[edit]

Chart Peak
position
Top Independent Albums[8] 34
Top Heatseekers[8] 29

References[edit]

  1. ^ Iandoli, Kathy (October 8, 2006). "Heroes In The City Of Dope". AllHipHop. Retrieved April 11, 2016. 
  2. ^ Brown, Marisa. "Zion I - Zion I & the Grouch Are Heroes in the City of Dope". AllMusic. Retrieved April 11, 2016. 
  3. ^ a b Jones, Kevin (February 25, 2007). "Zion I & The Grouch - Heroes In The City Of Dope". Exclaim!. Retrieved April 11, 2016. 
  4. ^ Pulikkaseril, Cibby (2006). "Zion I and The Grouch - Heroes in the City of Dope". MVRemix. Retrieved April 11, 2016. 
  5. ^ Solomon, Eric (October 30, 2006). "Zion I and The Grouch - Heroes in the City of Dope". Prefix. Retrieved April 11, 2016. 
  6. ^ Kim, Susan (December 19, 2006). "Zion I & The Grouch :: Heroes in the City of Dope". RapReviews.com. Retrieved April 11, 2016. 
  7. ^ Arnold, Eric K. (October 18, 2006). "Zion-I & the Grouch - Heroes in the City of Dope (Om Hip-Hop)". SF Weekly. Retrieved April 11, 2016. 
  8. ^ a b "Zion I - Zion I & the Grouch Are Heroes in the City of Dope - Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved April 11, 2016. 

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