True Story (Terror Squad album)

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True Story
Terror Squad - True Story.jpg
Studio album by Terror Squad
Released July 27, 2004
Recorded 2003-2004
Genre Hip hop
Length 47:17
Label Terror Squad, SRC, Universal
Producer Scott Storch, Armageddon, Davel "Bo" McKenzie, Buckwild, Cool & Dre, DJ Khaled, Emile, Lord Finesse, LV, Scram Jones
Terror Squad chronology
The Album
(1999)The Album1999
True Story
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3.5/5 stars[1]
HipHopDX4/5 stars[2]
RapReviews(7.5/10)[3]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[4]
The Situation5/5 stars[5]
USA Today3/4 stars[6]
Vibe4/5 stars[7]

True Story is the second and final studio album by hip-hop group Terror Squad. The album reached #7 on the US Billboard 200, selling over 90,000 copies in the 1st week of release, and sold 500,000 copies to date. [8]. The album features the hit single titled "Lean Back", which hit the Billboard Hot 100 at number 1 and reached number 24 in the UK charts. The single "Lean Back" also has an official remix featuring Eminem, Lil Jon and Mase.

Late rappers Big L and Big Pun appear together on the song titled "Bring 'Em Back". Big Pun was originally a member of the group and some of his verses are reprised on this track.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."Nothing's Gonna Stop Me" (Tony Sunshine and Fat Joe)DJ Khaled2:42
2."Yeah Yeah Yeah" (Remy Ma and Fat Joe)Scram Jones3:07
3."Hum Drum" (Remy Ma, Prospect and Armageddon)Cool & Dre4:11
4."Lean Back" (Fat Joe and Remy Ma)Scott Storch4:07
5."Take Me Home" (Remy Ma, Armageddon, Dre and Fat Joe)Streetrunner, Cool & Dre3:30
6."Streets of NY" (Remy Ma and Tony Sunshine)Emile3:14
7."Bring 'Em Back" (Fat Joe, Big Pun and Big L)Davel "Bo" McKenzie, Lord Finesse4:26
8."Yes Dem to Def" (Fat Joe)DJ Khaled3:49
9."Pass Away" (Tony Sunshine, Armageddon and Tha Realest)Buckwild3:52
10."Let Them Things Go" (Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Dre and Young Selah)Cool & Dre4:04
11."Thunder in the Air" (Prospect)Armageddon3:18
12."Terror Era" (Remy Ma, Fat Joe and Milly)LV3:06
Total length:47:17

References[edit]

  1. ^ Birchmeier, Jason. "True Story - Terror Squad". AllMusic. All Media Network.
  2. ^ Tindal, K.B. (2004-07-27). "Terror Squad - True Story". HipHopDX. Cheri Media Group. Retrieved 2013-03-11.
  3. ^ Barone, Matt (2004-08-03). "RapReviews.com Feature for August 3, 2004 - Terror Squad's 'True Story'". RapReviews.
  4. ^ Hoard, Christian (2004-09-02). "Terror Squad: True Story : Music Reviews". Rolling Stone. Wenner Media. Archived from the original on 2007-10-02. Retrieved 2013-03-11.
  5. ^ Aurelien, Colin (2004-08-23). "Terror Squad - True Story". The Situation. Archived from the original on 2008-10-11. Retrieved 2013-03-11.
  6. ^ Jones, Steve (2004-08-02). "Nothing's gonna stop Terror Squad, Scissor Sisters". USA Today. Gannett Company. Retrieved 2013-03-11.
  7. ^ Monroe, Justin (August 2004). "Terror Squad: True Story". Vibe: 140.
  8. ^ http://hiphopdx.com/news/id.5871/title.terror-squad-signs-with-koch-records#