Ashanti

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AshantiJanuary 1, 2002
Contemporary R&B℗ 2002 Murder Inc. Records L.L.C.
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Ashanti is the debut studio album by American singer Ashanti. Released on April 2, 2002 by Murder Inc. Records and Def Jam Recordings, the album was recorded in New York and Los Angeles between 2001 and 2002, during the period of time where Ashanti was writing for other artists. The singer worked with a variety of producers including Irv Gotti, Chink Santana, 7 Aurelius, Jared Thomas, and Reggie Wright and co-wrote all the songs on Ashanti. Its music has the sound of R&B, hip hop, hip hop soul, and urban. The album features guest vocals from Gotti, Ja Rule, and the late The Notorious B.I.G..
Ashanti debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 and the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart with first-week sales of 503,000 units, the biggest first-week sales for a debut female artist up to then. The album was certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America for shipments of 3,000,000 copies on December 17, 2002. It earned Ashanti three Grammy nominations for Best New Artist, Best Contemporary R&B Album, and Best Female R&B Vocal Performance. Billboard magazine ranked Ashanti at number 100 on its Top 200 Albums of the Decade.

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Songs
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Intro (Ashanti/Ashanti) (Album Version Explicit)1:25
2
Foolish3:47
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Happy (Album Version Explicit)4:22
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Leaving (Always On Time Part II) (Album Version Explicit)3:55
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Narrative Call (Album Version Explicit)0:36
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Call (Album Version Explicit)5:05
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Scared (Album Version Explicit) (feat. Irv Gotti)4:43
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Rescue (Album Version Explicit)7:25
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Baby (Album Version Explicit)4:25
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VooDoo (Album Version Explicit)4:42
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Movies (Album Version Explicit)4:09
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Fight (Over Skit) (Album Version Explicit)1:18
13
Over (Album Version Explicit)5:34
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Unfoolish3:14
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Shi Shi (Skit) (Album Version Explicit)0:14
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Dreams (Album Version Explicit)4:15
17
Thank You (Album Version Explicit)1:47
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Additional Information

Total length
1:01:02
Tracks
17
Released
January 1, 2002
Label
℗ 2002 Murder Inc. Records L.L.C.
File type
MP3
Access type
Streaming and by permanent download to your computer and/or device
Internet connection
Required for streaming and downloading
Playback information
Via Google Play Music app on Android v4+, iOS v7+, or by exporting MP3 files to your computer and playing on any MP3 compatible music player
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