Tha Eastsidaz (album)

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Tha Eastsidaz
Snoop Dogg presents Tha Estsidaz (Front).jpg
Studio album by Tha Eastsidaz
Released February 1, 2000
Recorded 1998-1999
Length 72:36
Tha Eastsidaz chronology
Tha Eastsidaz
Duces 'n Trayz
Singles from Tha Eastsidaz
  1. "G'd Up"
    Released: December 7, 1999
  2. "Got Beef"
    Released: April 3, 2000

Tha Eastsidaz is the eponymous debut studio album by American Gangsta rap group Tha Eastsidaz. It was released February 1, 2000 on Dogghouse Records and TVT Records. The album was recorded at Dogghouse Studio, Music Grinder & Skip Saylor Recording, Hollywood, California.

Most of the songs were performed live on Hustler's rap-porn compilation Snoop Dogg's Doggystyle XXX DVD. The album was executive produced by Snoop Dogg.

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly C+[2]
Los Angeles Times 2.5/4 stars[3]
RapReviews 7/10 stars[4]
The Source 4/5 stars[5]
USA Today 2.5/4 stars[6]

The album overall received positives reviews from music critics.

Commercial performance[edit]

Tha Eastsidaz debuted at number 8 on the US Billboard 200, selling 100,000 copies in its first week.[7] It was certificated Platinum on October 11, 2000.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Intro to Indo" (featuring Dr. Dre) 0:24
2. "Now We Lay 'em Down"   Meech Wells 4:42
3. "Tha Eastsidaz"   Meech Wells, Def Jef 2:57
4. "Dogghouse" (featuring Twinz and Rappin' 4-Tay) Goldie Loc, Suge Knight 4:23
5. "Give It 2 'em Dogg" (featuring Bugsy Siegel) Goldie Loc, Bugsy Siegel 3:29
6. "Got Beef" (featuring Jayo Felony, Sylk-E. Fyne and Blaqthoven) L.T. Hutton 4:11
7. "Real Talk" (skit) 0:18
8. "Balls of Steel"   Battlecat 3:11
9. "Nigga 4 Life" (featuring Bad Azz) Blaqthoven 4:10
10. "G'd Up" (featuring Butch Cassidy) Battlecat, Suge Knight 4:33
11. "Another Day" (featuring Butch Cassidy) Jelly Roll, Suge Knight 4:15
12. "Tha Mac Ten Commandments" (skit) 0:46
13. "Ghetto" (featuring Kokane, Kam and Nate Dogg) Battlecat, Suge Knight 4:39
14. "Big Bang Theory" (featuring Xzibit, Kurupt, CPO and Pinky) Warren G, Suge Knight 4:28
15. "Be Thankful" (featuring Kam, Pretty Tony and Warren G) Battlecat, Suge Knight 3:43
16. "How You Livin'" (featuring Butch Cassidy) Battlecat 2:38
17. "Take It Back to '85" (featuring Kurupt and Butch Cassidy) Soopafly,Suge Knight 4:22
18. "Tha G In Deee"   Keith Clizark, Meech Wells 3:18
19. "Tha Mac Bible: Chapter 2:11 Verse 187" (skit) &ndash 1:02
20. "Pussy Sells" (featuring Suga Free) L.T. Hutton 4:15
21. "LBC Thang" (featuring Butch Cassidy) Battlecat, Suge Knight 3:22
22. "Life Goes On"   Meech Wells 3:34
Total length:



Region Certification Sales/shipments
Canada (Music Canada)[14] Gold 50,000^
United States (RIAA)[15] Platinum 1,000,000^

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

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