Tightwork 3000

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Tightwork 3000
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Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 12, 2000
Recorded2000
Genre Hip hop, Southern rap, Miami bass
Length57:42
Label RCA [1]
Producer 95 South, Jayski
95 South chronology
One Mo' 'Gen
(1995)
Tightwork 3000
(2000)
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Tightwork 3000 is the third album by the Southern rap group 95 South, released in 2000. [6] It was a commercial failure. Two singles, "Tightwork" and "Wet-n-Wild", were released but failed to chart.

Contents

Production

The album was produced by 95 South's Daddy Black and AB, with help from Jayski. [7] [8] It was recorded in Jacksonville and Orlando. [7]

Critical reception

The Oklahoman wrote: "The lyrics become redundant, and the beats fuse into a monotone. Perhaps AB and Daddy Black should go back to doing what they're talented at the most—producing remixes for other artists." [9] The Austin Chronicle thought that "the wet 'n' wild Orlando collective's bass-quakin' big-booty thump is tighter than a string bikini and more refreshing than an open fridge." [10] Billboard called the title track "fun-loving" and praised the "infectious bassline and the catchy hook." [11]

Track listing

No.TitleLength
1."Tightwork"4:17
2."Wet-n-Wild"3:40
3."Everything Fre"1:20
4."Boon-Key Drop"3:51
5."Tightwork (Dat's Dat SSHHH)"4:33
6."Hooked"3:46
7."Don't Call Me"3:22
8."Like So"3:54
9."Ms. Got Dat Booty"4:00
10."Down Low"3:25
11."Wrong Place, Wrong Time"4:25
12."Friday Night"1:24
13."Dr. Boom"4:00
14."Cool Ade" (Extended Mix)5:09
15."Trickin' 2nite"4:38
16."Bass Check II"1:58

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