Tha G-Code

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This article is about an album by rap artist Juvenile. For the machine tool programming language, see G-code.
Tha G-Code
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Studio album by Juvenile
Released December 7, 1999
Recorded 1999
Genre Hip hop
Length 70:29
Label Cash Money, Universal
Producer Mannie Fresh, Bryan "Baby" Williams (exec.), Ronald "Slim" Williams (exec.)
Juvenile chronology
400 Degreez
(1998)
Tha G-Code
(1999)
Project English
(2001)
Singles from Tha G-Code
  1. "U Understand"
    Released: November 25, 1999
  2. "I Got That Fire"
    Released: January 29, 2000
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
Chicago Tribune (mixed)[2]
Entertainment Weekly B+[3]
NME (5/10)[4]
Q 4/5 stars[5]
RapReviews 8.5/10[6]
Robert Christgau (1-star Honorable Mention)[7]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[8]
The Source 3.5/5 stars[5]
USA Today 3/4 stars[9]

Tha G-Code is the fourth studio album by American rapper Juvenile. The album was released December 7, 1999, on Cash Money Records.[10] It features the hit singles, "U Understand" and "I Got That Fire".

The album wasn't as successful as his previous album, 400 Degreez, but it did reach number 10 on the US Billboard 200 with first week sales of over 290,000 copies and also topped the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart during the first week of 2000. The album was also certified platinum by the RIAA on January 24, 2000 for sales of one million copies, and went on to sale 2,000,000 worldwide.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Big Tymer (Intro)" (featuring Lovely & Atrice) 2:14
2. "U Understand"   4:19
3. "Fuck That Nigga" (featuring B.G.) 4:36
4. "A Million And One Things" (featuring Hot Boys) 4:45
5. "Take Them 5"   4:37
6. "G-Code" (featuring Lil Wayne) 4:34
7. "Something Got 2 Shake" (featuring Big Tymers) 4:09
8. "Da Magnolia" (featuring Mannie Fresh) 4:40
9. "Catch Your Cut" (featuring B.G.) 3:42
10. "Lil' Boyz" (featuring Lil Wayne & Big Tymers) 4:12
11. "Get It Right" (featuring Lil Wayne & B.G.) 3:54
12. "Never Had Shit" (featuring Baby, B.G. & Turk) 4:13
13. "I Got That Fire" (featuring Mannie Fresh) 5:46
14. "Tha Man" (featuring Turk) 3:07
15. "March Nigga Step"   4:02
16. "Guerrilla" (featuring B.G.) 5:11

Charts[edit]

Chart (1999) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[11] 10
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[12] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jason Birchmeier (1999-12-07). "Tha G-Code - Juvenile | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  2. ^ Soren Baker (2000-02-06). "Juvenile Tha G-Code (Cash Money/Universal) Cash... - tribunedigital-chicagotribune". Articles.chicagotribune.com. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  3. ^ Diehl, Matt (2000-01-07). "Tha G Code". EW.com. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  4. ^ Nme.Com (2005-09-12). "NME Reviews - Tha G-Code". Nme.Com. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  5. ^ a b "Juvenile - Tha G-Code CD Album". Cduniverse.com. 1999-12-14. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  6. ^ "Juvenile :: Tha G-Code :: Cash Money Records". Rapreviews.com. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  7. ^ "CG: juvenile". Robert Christgau. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  8. ^ "Tha G-Code : Juvenile : Review : Rolling Stone". Rolling Stone. 2000-01-20. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  9. ^ USA Today review
  10. ^ Juvenile. "Juvenile - Tha G-Code - Amazon.com Music". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2015-12-18. 
  11. ^ "Juvenile – Chart history" Billboard 200 for Juvenile. Retrieved October 23, 2014.
  12. ^ "Juvenile – Chart history" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for Juvenile. Retrieved October 23, 2014.