is the debut Coolin' at the Playground Ya Know! studio album from American hip hop and R&B group Another Bad Creation, released on February 11, 1991 on Motown.
The album peaked at number seven on the
chart. By May 1991, it was certified platinum in sales by the Billboard 200 RIAA, after sales exceeding 1,000,000 copies in the United States.
Release and reception [ edit ]
The album peaked at seven on the U.S.
and reached the second spot on the Billboard 200 R&B Albums chart. The album was certified gold in April 1991 and platinum the following month.  
Rob Theakston of
Allmusic called the album "an enjoyable, infectious, bubblegum/R&B record," and noted that the work "unquestionably helped to re-position Motown's status as the dominant force in R&B." 
Track listing [ edit ]
Dallas Austin Austin
Michael Bivins, Kevin Wales Austin
"Mental (So Pay Attention)"
Austin, Bivins, Wales
Iesha" Austin, Bivins
Chris Sellers, David Shelton, Demetrius Pugh,
Elliott Straite, Marliss Pugh, Rommell Chapman
Dr. Freeze, Howie Tee (co.) 4:40
"That's My Girl"
Nathan Morris Austin
Maurice Starr, Michael Jonzun Austin
Sellers, Shelton, Pugh, Straite, Pugh, Chapman, Rico Anderson
Rico Anderson, Dr. Freeze (co.)
Chart history [ edit ]
Singles [ edit ]
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.
Personnel [ edit ]
Information taken from
arranging – Dallas Austin
engineering – Dallas Austin, Jim Hinger, Darin Prindle, Christopher Shaw, Rick Sheppard
production – Rico Anderson, Dallas Austin, Dr. Freeze
programming – Rick Sheppard
vocals – Dallas Austin, Biv, Grecco Bush, Regina Chapman, Todd Harris, Tracy Harris, Rene Pugh, Racer X, Desiaray Shelton, Kevin Wales
vocals (background) – Another Bad Creation, Boyz II Men, Dr. Freeze, Debra Killings
External links [ edit ]