The Assassin (album)

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The Assassin
The Assassin.jpg
Studio album by Big Ed the Asssassin
Released September 1, 1998
Recorded 1997–1998
Genre Southern Hip Hop, Gangsta Rap
Length 65:43
Label
Producer Master P (exec.)
Beats By the Pound (exec.)
Mr. Mixx
Big Ed the Asssassin chronology
The Assassin
(1998)
Special Forces
(2000)Special Forces2000
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]
The Source 3.0/5 stars

The Assassin is the debut studio album by American rapper Big Ed the Asssassin, who was then known as Big Ed. It was released on September 1, 1998 through No Limit Records and Priority Records. It was mostly produced by members of Beats By the Pound, with one track produced by former 2 Live Crew member, Mr. Mixx (I'm Yo Soldier) and one track produced by Les G (My Entourage).

Reception[edit]

The Assassin was a success, peaking at #15 on the Billboard 200 and #3 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums, selling 120,000 copies its first week. It features one single, "Rodeo". However, in spite of its success, it would be his only album with No Limit.

Track listing[edit]

The Assassin
No. Title Length
1. "Intro" 1:33
2. "My Entourage" (featuring Silkk the Shocker & Mystikal) 4:54
3. "I'm Yo Soldier" (featuring Master P, Sons of Funk & Silkk the Shocker) 4:12
4. "Rodeo" (featuring Mia X & Silkk the Shocker) 4:22
5. "Make Some Room" (featuring Mia X, Mac, C-Murder & Snoop Dogg) 5:27
6. "We Some" (featuring Steady Mobb'n) 3:34
7. "Go 2 War" (featuring Full Blooded & Mystikal) 3:18
8. "Life" (featuring Master P) 3:50
9. "Uh Oh" (featuring Master P, Fiend & Mystikal) 2:39
10. "I Miss 'Em" (featuring Mac & O'Dell) 4:14
11. "Buck 'Em" (featuring Fiend & Magic) 4:12
12. "Just Me and U" 4:16
13. "We Represent" (featuring Mia X, C-Murder, Mr. Serv-On & Silkk the Shocker) 4:31
14. "Assassin" (featuring Master P) 2:24
15. "Shake'm Up" (featuring Master P, Mac, C-Murder & Gambino Family) 3:01
16. "Come Home Wit Me" (featuring Mr. Serv-On & Mo B. Dick) 3:45
17. "Come Get Me" (featuring Mia X) 2:56
18. "Scriptures" 2:30

Charts[edit]

Chart (1998) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[2] 15
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[3] 3

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