Sunrise Sessions

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Sunrise Sessions
Sunrise Sessions cover.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 19, 2011 (2011-07-19)
Genre Rap rock, reggae fusion, bluegrass, dubstep
Label Suburban Noize Records
Producer Daddy X & Mike Kumangai
Kottonmouth Kings chronology
Long Live The Kings
(2010)
Sunrise Sessions
(2011)
Mile High
(2012)
Alternative covers
Sunrise Sessions alt cover.jpg
Best Buy edition and vinyl edition cover
Singles from Sunrise Sessions
  1. "Love Lost"
    Released: June 7, 2011
  2. "Boom Clap Sound"
    Released: June 28, 2011
  3. "Cruzin'"
    Released: September 27, 2011
Professional ratings
Review scores
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411Mania(7/10) [1]
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RapReviews(6/10) [3]

Sunrise Sessions is the eleventh studio album American hip hop group Kottonmouth Kings. It was released on July 19, 2011 under Suburban Noize Records. According to the band, the record has a more prominent reggae sound than previous albums, as well as dubstep and bluegrass influences. [4] The band recorded over 60 songs for the album; some of the b-sides are included as bonus tracks on special editions of the album, and others are included on Hidden Stash V: Bongloads & B-Sides , which was released later in 2011. [4]

Contents

Track listing

CD version
Standard Edition [5]
No.TitleLength
1."Stonetown"4:37
2."Love Lost"5:34
3."Down 4 Life" (feat. Jared of (hed) p.e.)4:45
4."Kalifornia"4:52
5."My Garden"4:59
6."Boom Clap Sound"4:58
7."Back Home"5:00
8."She's Dangerous"4:55
9."Ganja Daze"4:55
10."Stay Stoned"3:03
11."Stoned Silly"4:25
12."Closing Time"4:54
13."Cruzin"3:33
14."Great To Be Alive"4:22
15."Be Alright"4:20
16."Said and Done"5:47
Limited Edition vinyl [9]
Sunrise Session (Side 1)
No.TitleLength
1."My Garden" 
2."Love Lost" 
3."Kalifornia" 
4."Back Home" 
5."Ganja Daze" 
Sunset Session (Side 2)
No.TitleLength
1."Boom Clap Sound" 
2."Stoned Silly" 
3."Cruzin" 
4."Be Alright" 
5."Closing Time" 

Additional personnel

Additional personnel include: [10]

Charts

Chart (2011)Peak
position
US Billboard 200 [11] 46
US Independent Albums (Billboard) [12] 7
US Top Rap Albums (Billboard) [13] 8

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