Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition

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Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition
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Studio album by Murs & 9th Wonder
Released March 23, 2004
Recorded 2003
Genre Hip hop
Length 35:14
Label Definitive Jux
Producer El-P (exec.), 9th Wonder
Murs & 9th Wonder chronology
Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition
(2004)
Murray's Revenge
(2006)Murray's Revenge2006
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic85/100[1]
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4/5 stars[2]
ObnoxiousListeners.com4.5/5 stars[3]
Pitchfork Media(8.1/10)[4]
RapReviews.com8.5/10 stars[5]
Tiny Mix Tapes4/5 stars[6]
Robert Christgau(2-star Honorable Mention)[7]
Resident Advisor4.0/5[8]
Drowned in Sound6/10[9]
HipHopDX4.5/5[10]

Murs 3:16: The 9th Edition is the first collaboration album from California rapper Murs (formerly of Living Legends) and North Carolina producer 9th Wonder (formerly of Little Brother). It was released on Definitive Jux on March 23, 2004.

The title is a reference to Murs' birthday of March 16, as well as 9th Wonder's involvement.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLength
1."Intro"1:41
2."Bad Man!"4:16
3."3:16"2:46
4."The Pain"4:04
5."Trevor an' Them"1:34
6."Freak These Tales"4:28
7."H-U-S-T-L-E"3:43
8."Walk Like a Man"4:39
9."And This Is For..."4:57
10."The Animal" (featuring Phonte)3:06

Credits[edit]

  • Executive producer: El-P
  • Project coordinator: ESE
  • Mastering: Ken Heitmueller
  • Engineering: 9th Wonder, Chris Tyson
  • Mixing: 9th Wonder
  • Photography: Dan Monick

Singles[edit]

  • "Bad Man!"/"3:16"
    • Release date: May 14, 2004
  • "H-U-S-T-L-E"/"H-U-S-T-L-E [Remix]" featuring E-40, Chingo Bling, John Cena
    • Release date: September 21, 2004

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2004) Peak
position[11]
US Top R&B/Hip Hop Albums 87
US Top Independent Albums 16
US Top Heatseekers 23

References[edit]

  1. ^ Metacritic
  2. ^ AllMusic
  3. ^ ObnoxiousListeners.com Archived 2009-01-05 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ Pitchfork Media
  5. ^ RapReviews.com
  6. ^ Tiny Mix Tapes
  7. ^ Consumer Guide review
  8. ^ Karl (21 July 2004). "Murs - 3:16 The 9th Edition". Resident Advisor. Retrieved 10 June 2017. 
  9. ^ Lawrence, Alistair (19 April 2004). "Murs 3:16". Drowned in Sound. Retrieved 10 June 2017. 
  10. ^ J-23 (19 April 2004). "Murs - Murs 3:16 The 9th Edition". HipHopDX. Retrieved 10 June 2017. 
  11. ^ "Billboard.com - Artist Chart History - MURS - Albums". 

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