9 Lives
9 Lives
Studio album by AZ


June 12, 2001




Hip hop






AZ (exec.), Big Shy, Bink!, Chop Diesel, DEO (exec.), DJ Eddie F, DR Period, Ty Fyffe, Qur'an Goodman, Darryn Lighty, Kedar Massenburg (exec.), Mahogany Music, Miller Time, Derryck "Tank" Thornton, Tydro

AZ chronology


Pieces of a Man (1998)


Aziatic (2002)

9 Lives is the third studio album by American rapper AZ, released in 2001 on Motown. It is his first of two albums released on Motown, after he was dropped by his previous label Noo Trybe Records. It features guest appearances from Foxy Brown, Beanie Sigel, Amil, Joe and Ali Vegas. The album is also produced by an entirely different group of producers than his previous two albums, such as Bink!, DR Period and Chop Diesel.

9 Lives peaked at #23 on the US Billboard 200, and #4 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums charts. Its only charting single was "Problems", which reached #34 on the Hot Rap Singles chart.

Track listingEdit

No. Title Performer(s) Producer(s) Time
1. "Intro" AZ Big Shy 1:28
2. "What Cha Day About" AZ, Ali Vegas Qur'an Goodman 4:03
3. "I Don't Give a Fuck" AZ Chop Diesel 3:36
4. "At Night" AZ Chop Diesel 3:53
5. "AZ's Back" AZ Derryck "Tank" Thornton 3:35
6. "Problems" AZ Chop Diesel 4:08
7. "Everything's Everything" AZ, Joe DJ Eddie F, Darren Lighty 4:36
8. "That's Real" AZ, Beanie Sigel Bink Dogg 4:19
9. "What Y'all Niggas Want" AZ, Foxy Brown Chop Diesel 3:30
10. "Let's Toast" AZ Mahogany Music 3:59
11. "How Many Wanna" AZ, Amil Miller Time 3:53
12. "Love Me" AZ DR Period 3:43
13. "Quiet Money TBS" AZ Tydro, Ty Fyffe 4:56
14. "Outro" - Big Shy 0:40
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