Use Your Confusion

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Use Your Confusion
Studio album by Juggaknots
Released October 30, 2006 (2006-10-30)[1]
Genre Hip hop
Length 55:54
Label Amalgam Digital
Producer Buddy Slim, DJ Boo, Breeze Brewin, DJ Eli, B-Money, Oh No, J-Zone
Juggaknots chronology
The Love Deluxe Movement
(2004)
Use Your Confusion
(2006)
Baby Pictures (C. 1989-1993)
(2015)
Singles from Use Your Confusion
  1. "New $$$"
    Released: 2006
  2. "Strip Joint / Use Your Confusion"
    Released: 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars[2]
Pitchfork 7.6/10[3]
PopMatters 8/10 stars[1]
Spin 6/10[4]

Use Your Confusion is a 2006 studio album by American hip hop group Juggaknots. It was released on Amalgam Digital.[5]

Critical reception[edit]

Marisa Brown of AllMusic gave the album 3.5 stars out of 5, saying, "It certainly shows the Juggaknots' maturity and their abilities as complete artists, and is a welcome return."[2] Nate Patrin of Pitchfork gave the album a 7.6 out of 10, calling it "one of the most immediate and accessible indie rap records of 2006" and "a strong reestablishment of a group too good to be forgotten."[3] A. L. Friedman of PopMatters gave the album 8 stars out of 10, saying, "the lyrics are worth dissecting and the Juggaknots sound as good as ever."[1]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Here Comes..." Buddy Slim, DJ Boo 1:28
2. "Hey" Breeze Brewin 3:00
3. "Namesake" DJ Eli 5:32
4. "Leon Phelps" Breeze Brewin 3:29
5. "Strip Joint" Breeze Brewin 4:07
6. "Liar, Liar" (featuring Wordsworth) Breeze Brewin, Buddy Slim 4:03
7. "Use Your Confusion" Buddy Slim 4:22
8. "Smile" (featuring Castro) Breeze Brewin 3:37
9. "New $$$" B-Money 3:44
10. "Vows" (featuring Slick Rick) Oh No 3:38
11. "Daddy's Little Girl" Oh No 4:07
12. "30 Something" (featuring Sadat X) Breeze Brewin 4:13
13. "Movin' the Chains" Breeze Brewin 3:29
14. "Never" (featuring Nine) Breeze Brewin 3:32
15. "Crazy 8's" (featuring J-Treds, Lil Sci, Pop, B-Slim, Big Tone, Che Logan, Wordsworth, Herawin, Subconscious, Rob-O, Jax, and Breeze Brewin) J-Zone 3:33

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Friedman, A. L. (October 29, 2006). "The Juggaknots: Use Your Confusion". PopMatters. Retrieved August 18, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b Brown, Marisa. "Use Your Confusion - Juggaknots". AllMusic. Retrieved August 18, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b Patrin, Nate (February 15, 2007). "Juggaknots: Use Your Confusion". Pitchfork. Retrieved August 18, 2014. 
  4. ^ Golianopoulos, Thomas (November 16, 2006). "Juggaknots, 'Use Your Confusion' (Amalgam)". Spin. Retrieved August 18, 2014. 
  5. ^ Herman, Max (November 13, 2006). "Juggaknots: Schooling the Masses". XLR8R. Retrieved May 3, 2017. 

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