Terrorist Threats

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Terrorist Threats
Westside Connection - Terrorist Threats (Front).jpg
Studio album by Westside Connection
Released December 9, 2003
Recorded 2002–2003
Genre West Coast hip hop, Gangsta rap
Length 51:21
Label Hoo-Bangin'/Capitol/EMI Records
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Producer Megahertz, Sir Jinx
Westside Connection chronology
Bow Down
Terrorist Threats
Singles from Terrorist Threats
  1. "Gangsta Nation"
    Released: October 14, 2003
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Blender 2/5 stars[2]
The Phoenix 2.5/4 stars[3]
Pitchfork Media 5.9/10[4]
RapReviews 8/10[5]
USA Today 3/4 stars[6]
Vibe 3/5 stars[7]

Terrorist Threats is the second and final studio album by American West coast hip hop/gangsta rap supergroup Westside Connection, released in 2003 through member Mack 10's label Hoo-Bangin' Records. The album became popular with its single "Gangsta Nation" and was certified Gold.

Keith David voices the intro track "Threat to the World," and parts of "Potential Victims" and "Gangsta Nation". The album was released in vinyl and Enhanced CD which features an interview and music video. The album debuted at #16 on Billboard 200 with first-week sales of 136,000 copies sold in the US.[8] It has since sold 679,000 records in the US and has been certified Gold by the RIAA on January 12, 2004.[9][10]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "A Threat to the World" (Intro)   1:15
2. "Call 9-1-1" Young Tre 3:44
3. "Potential Victims" Young Tre 3:02
4. "Gangsta Nation" (featuring Nate Dogg) Fredwreck 4:53
5. "Get Ignit" NEFF-U 4:11
6. "Pimp the System" (featuring Butch Cassidy) Pockets, Rashad Coes 4:45
7. "Don't Get Outta Pocket" (featuring K-Mac) Young Tre 3:51
8. "Izm" Dirty Swift & Bruce Waynne 4:05
9. "So Many Rappers In Love" Pockets, Rashad Coes 4:13
10. "Lights Out" (featuring Knoc-turn'al) Damizza 3:43
11. "Bangin' At the Party" (featuring K-Mac, Skoop & Young Soprano) DJ Jamal, Sir Jinx 3:12
12. "You Gotta Have Heart" Dirty Swift & Bruce Waynne 3:52
13. "Terrorist Threats" Big Tank 2:28
14. "Superstar (Double Murder = Double Platinum)" Megahertz 4:14
Total length: 51:21


Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2003) Peak
Belgian Albums (Ultratop Flanders)[11] 94
French Albums (SNEP)[12] 119
US Billboard 200[13] 16
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[14] 3


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[15] Gold 679,000[9]

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone