Rich Boy (album)

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Rich Boy
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Studio album by Rich Boy
Released March 13, 2007
Recorded 2006-07
Genre
Length 68:01
Label Interscope, Zone 4
Producer Polow da Don, Lil Jon, Rich Boy, Brian Kidd, DJ David C., Donnie Scantz, Needlz, Aqua, Mr. DJ, Willy Will
Rich Boy chronology
Rich Boy
(2007)
Break the Pot
(2014)Break the Pot2014
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
About2.5/5 stars[1]
AbsolutePunk(49%)[2]
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[3]
Entertainment WeeklyB+[4]
HipHopDX3/5 stars[5]
Pitchfork Media(7.5/10)[6]
PopMatters(4/10)[7]
RapReviews(5/10)[8]
Rolling Stone3.5/5 stars[8]
XXL4/5 stars (XL)[9]

Rich Boy is the 1st album by the Alabama based rapper Rich Boy, released on March 13, 2007. The original title was to have been Product of Tha Hustle when "Throw Some D's" was played on Music Choice. A promo/street single released in 2005 was "Get to Poppin'". His 1st single was "Throw Some D's" produced by and featuring Polow da Don. The remix of "Throw Some D's" features Nelly, Jim Jones, Andre 3000, The Game, Murphy Lee and Lil Jon.

The album debuted and peaked at #3 on the Billboard 200 with 112,000 copies sold.[10] By the week of June 17, 2007, 332,000 copies had been sold.[11]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."The Madness"Rich Boy3:04
2."Role Models" (featuring David Banner & Attitude)Polow da Don, Donnie Scantz3:49
3."Boy Looka Here"Polow da Don3:51
4."Throw Some D's" (featuring Polow da Don)Polow da Don, Butta4:23
5."Good Things" (featuring Polow da Don & Keri Hilson)Polow da Don, Willy Will4:22
6."Hustla Balla Gangsta Mack"Brian Kidd4:06
7."Touch That Ass"Polow da Don3:45
8."On the Regular"Polow da Don3:39
9."Gangsta (Interlude)"Needlz2:42
10."Get to Poppin'" (featuring Mark Twain)Brian Kidd3:18
11."And I Love You" (featuring Big Boi & Pastor Troy)Mr. DJ4:31
12."Lost Girls" (featuring Keri Hilson & Rock City)Polow da Don, Aqua3:57
13."Ghetto Rich" (featuring John Legend)Polow da Don4:02
14."Let's Get This Paper"Polow da Don8:58
15."Throw Some D's (Remix)" (featuring André 3000, Jim Jones, Murphy Lee, Nelly & Game)Lil' Jon5:51

Charts[edit]

Chart (2007) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[12] 3
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[13] 3
US Rap Albums (Billboard)[14] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rich Boy – Rich Boy (Interscope). about.com
  2. ^ Reptilia (January 26, 2008). Rich Boy – Rich Boy. Absolutepunk.net. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  3. ^ Allmusic review
  4. ^ Simon Vozick-Levinson (March 30, 2007). Rich Boy (2007). Entertainment Weekly Review. Ew.com. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  5. ^ Rich Boy. Hiphopdx.com (March 16, 2007). Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  6. ^ Tom Breihan (March 30, 2007) Rich Boy. Pitchfork Media review
  7. ^ Gentry Boeckel (May 7, 2007). Rich Boy: Rich Boy. Popmatters.com. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  8. ^ a b Steve 'Flash' Juon (March 13, 2007). Rich Boy :: Rich Boy :: Zone 4. Rapreviews.com Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  9. ^ Rich Boy. Xxlmag.com. Retrieved September 22, 2012.
  10. ^ Hasty, Katie (March 21, 2007). "Musiq, Lloyd Usher Six Big Debuts Onto Album Chart". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved March 22, 2007.
  11. ^ "Hip Hop Album Sales: Week Ending 6/17/2007", HipHopDX.com
  12. ^ "Rich Boy Album & Song Chart History: Billboard 200". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved March 11, 2012.
  13. ^ "Rich Boy Album & Song Chart History: R&B/Hip-Hop Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved March 11, 2012.
  14. ^ "Rich Boy Album & Song Chart History: Rap Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved March 11, 2012.