Miss E... So Addictive

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Miss E… So Addictive
Missy Elliott-Miss E. So Addictive.jpg
Studio album by Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
Released April 26, 2001
Recorded 2001
Genre
Length 57:07
Label
Producer
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott chronology
Da Real World
(1999)
Miss E… So Addictive
(2001)
Under Construction
(2002)
Singles from Miss E… So Addictive
  1. "Get Ur Freak On"
    Released: March 6, 2001
  2. "Lick Shots"
    Released: May 1, 2001
  3. "One Minute Man"
    Released: June 22, 2001
  4. "Take Away"
    Released: November 5, 2001[1]
  5. "4 My People"
    Released: March 11, 2002[2]

Miss E… So Addictive is the third studio album by American rapper, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott. The album spawned the club and R&B/hip-hop hits "One Minute Man", featuring Ludacris and Trina, and "Get Ur Freak On", as well as the international club hit "4 My People" and the less commercially successful single "Take Away". The album garnered two Grammy Awards for "Get Ur Freak On" and the non-single "Scream a.k.a. Itchin'" for Best Rap Solo Performance and Best Female Rap Solo Performance, respectively. The album was certified Platinum by the RIAA.[3]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 89/100[4]
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[5]
Blender 4/5 stars[6]
Entertainment Weekly B+[7]
The Guardian 5/5 stars[8]
Los Angeles Times 3.5/4 stars[9]
NME 8/10[10]
Pitchfork Media 8.2/10[11]
Q 4/5 stars[12]
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars[13]
Spin 8/10[14]

Critical response to Miss E... So Addictive was unanimously positive. On Metacritic, the album holds a score of 89 out of 100 based on 16 reviews, indicating "universal acclaim."[4] The album is also ranked 70th on the site's list of best-reviewed albums.[15] Q listed the album as one of the best 50 albums of 2001.[16] John Bush from AllMusic felt that Elliott was "sounding more assured of her various strengths than at any time since her startling debut" and called "her best album so far." He wrote that it's "a tribute to her incredible songwriting skills and Timbaland's continuing production excellence that she can have it any way she wants it and still come away with a full-length that hangs together brilliantly."[5]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "...So Addictive (Intro)" (featuring Tweet)   Craig Brockman, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott (co-producer) 0:54
2. "Dog in Heat" (featuring Method Man & Redman)   Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 5:01
3. "One Minute Man" (featuring Ludacris)   Timbaland, Big Tank, Elliott (co-producer) 4:35
4. "Lick Shots"     Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 3:32
5. "Get Ur Freak On"     Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 3:56
6. "Scream a.k.a. Itchin'"     Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 3:57
7. "Old School Joint"     Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 4:00
8. "Take Away" (featuring Ginuwine & Kameelah Williams of 702)   Timbaland, Brockman, Elliott (co-producer) 4:58
9. "4 My People" (featuring Eve)   Dante "D-Man" Nolan, Nisan Stewart, Timbaland (co-producer), Elliott (co-producer) 2:52
10. "Bus-a-Bus Interlude" (featuring Busta Rhymes)   Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 1:10
11. "Whatcha Gon' Do" (featuring Timbaland)   Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 3:14
12. "Step Off"     Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 3:58
13. "X-Tasy"     Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 3:35
14. "Slap! Slap! Slap" (featuring Da Brat & Ms. Jade)   Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 4:05
15. "I've Changed (Interlude)" (featuring Lil Mo)   Timbaland, Elliott (co-producer) 1:05
16. "One Minute Man (Remix)" (featuring Jay-Z)   Timbaland, Big Tank, Elliott (co-producer) 4:35


Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2001) Peak
position
Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria)[17] 23
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders)[18] 16
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Wallonia)[19] 11
Dutch Albums (MegaCharts)[20] 14
French Albums (SNEP)[21] 22
German Albums (Offizielle Top 100)[22] 12
New Zealand Albums (RMNZ)[23] 32
Norwegian Albums (VG-lista)[24] 30
Swedish Albums (Sverigetopplistan)[25] 27
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)[26] 4
UK Albums (OCC)[27] 10
US Billboard 200[28] 2
US Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums (Billboard)[29] 1

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
Canada (Music Canada)[30] Gold 50,000^
United Kingdom (BPI)[31] Gold 100,000^
United States (RIAA)[32] Platinum 1,767,000[33]

^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "4 My People - Missy Elliott". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved January 25, 2013. 
  3. ^ "RIAA - Gold & Platinum Searchable Database". RIAA.com. Retrieved 23 February 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "Reviews for Miss E... So Addictive by Missy Elliott". Metacritic. Retrieved December 23, 2009. 
  5. ^ a b Bush, John. "Miss E... So Addictive – Missy Elliott". AllMusic. Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  6. ^ Harris, Keith (July 2001). "Missy Elliott: Miss E... So Addictive". Blender (1): 106. Archived from the original on October 25, 2004. Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  7. ^ Browne, David (May 25, 2001). "Miss E...So Addictive". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved February 21, 2009. 
  8. ^ Petridis, Alexis (May 11, 2001). "Rhymes and misdemeanours". The Guardian. Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  9. ^ Nichols, Natalie (May 13, 2001). "In Brief". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  10. ^ Morton, Roger. "Missy 'Misdemeanor' Elliott : Miss E... So Addictive". NME. Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  11. ^ Kilian, Dan (April 30, 2001). "Missy Elliott: Miss E: So Addictive". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved December 21, 2009. 
  12. ^ "Missy Elliott: Miss E... So Addictive". Q (178): 108. July 2001. 
  13. ^ a b c Sheffield, Rob (May 29, 2001). "Missy Elliott: Miss E... So Addictive". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on July 25, 2008. Retrieved December 21, 2009. 
  14. ^ Sinagra, Laura (July 2001). "Missy Elliott: Miss E... So Addictive". Spin 17 (7): 128. Retrieved February 13, 2016. 
  15. ^ "All-Time High And Low Scores". Metacritic. Retrieved 2009-12-23. 
  16. ^ "The Best 50 Albums of 2001". Q. December 2001. pp. 60–65. 
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  25. ^ "Missy Elliott – Miss E... So Addictive". swedishcharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved August 1, 2014. 
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  27. ^ 1, 2014 "August 1, 2014 Top 40 UK Albums Archive". Official Charts Company. Retrieved August 1, 2014.
  28. ^ "Beyoncé – Billboard 200 chart history". Billboard. Retrieved July 13, 2014. 
  29. ^ "Beyoncé – Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums chart history". Billboard. Retrieved July 13, 2014. 
  30. ^ "Canadian album certifications – Missy Elliott – Miss E... So Addictive". Music Canada. 
  31. ^ "British album certifications – Missy Elliott – Miss E... So Addictive". British Phonographic Industry.  Enter Miss E... So Addictive in the field Keywords. Select Title in the field Search by. Select album in the field By Format. Select Gold in the field By Award. Click Search
  32. ^ "American album certifications – Missy Elliott – Miss E... So Addictive". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH
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