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Tha Block Is Hot [Explicit Lyrics]

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listen  1. Intro (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Big Tymers] [Explicit] 1:47$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  2. Tha Block Is Hot (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit] 4:13$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  3. Loud Pipes (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Big Tymers] [Explicit] 5:14$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  4. Watcha Wanna Do (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit] 3:50$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  5. Kisha (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Hot Boys] [Explicit] 4:17$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  6. High Beamin' (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. BG] [Explicit] 4:09$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  7. Lights Off (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit] 4:06$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  8. F*** Tha World (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit] 4:46$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen  9. Remember Me (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. BG] [Explicit] 3:54$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen10. Respect Us (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Juvenile] [Explicit] 5:01$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen11. Drop It Like It's Hot (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Mannie Fresh] [Explicit] 5:23$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen12. Young Playa (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Big Tymers] [Explicit] 3:47$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen13. Enemy Turf (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Juvenile] [Explicit] 4:19$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen14. Not Like Me (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Big Tymers] [Explicit] 4:03$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen15. Come On (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. BG] [Explicit] 3:35$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen16. Up To Me (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit] 4:31$1.29  Buy MP3 
listen17. You Want War (Album Version (Explicit)) [feat. Turk] [Explicit] 3:24$1.29  Buy MP3 


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  • Audio CD (November 2, 1999)
  • Original Release Date: November 2, 1999
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Format: Explicit Lyrics
  • Label: Cash Money
  • ASIN: B00002MYVJ
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (132 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #18,270 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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Despite their similarities, the Cash Money Clique's challenge to Master P's No Limit empire is well founded. Even the Clique's most mundane celebrations of sex, wheels, alcohol, and dollars benefit from sharper, more imaginative production--not to mention occasional flashes of humor. Tha Block Is Hot, which serves as much as a posse showcase as a Lil Wayne statement, is entertaining even when it's just serviceable. Gangsta clichés aside, the disc is marked by a sense of fun strong enough that you may not even roll your eyes at its claim that Cash Money plans to stick around for the year 3000. Let's hope for their sake that they don't base their investment plans on such predictions. --Rickey Wright

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21 of 23 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars On da' real, Lil' Wayne CD is off the hook and then some. November 17, 1999
By A Customer
Format:Audio CD
I have nuthin but mad love for all them "Hot Boys." Lil' Wayne has mad skills and some of the tightest lyrics I've ever heard. "The Block Is Hot" is real tight and the beat be bumpin. It's cool to see rappers like Lil' Wayne who be representin to da' fullest for all da' peeps from that DIRTY SOUTH!
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18 of 21 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars CMB! CMB! Am I My Brother's Keeper, Am I My...... November 10, 1999
Format:Audio CD
Lil Wayne continues a hot 98-99 seaon for Cash Money Records. After dropping gems on Juvenile's,B.G.'s, and The Hot Boys album, Lil' Wayne presents "The Block Is Hot". If No Limit isn't careful CMB will be taking over the block. Lil Wayne has too many good songs on this one. Most noticeable, "The Block Is Hot", "Loud Pipes", and "High Beamin'". Mannie Fresh is the "Swizz Beats" on his side of town. All the Cash Money Brothers contribute on Lil Wayne's debut. Even the Big Tymers share quality mic time with the Hot Boys this go around. I would suggest to Master P, to a) break Soulja Slim out of jail b) Make sure Beats By The Pound produces EVERY song c) Have Fiend, Macadon, Mia X, Silkk, C-Murder, Snoop and Mystikal on more songs. d) Have Magic, Ghetto Commission, DIG, Popeye, and Lil Italy take a chill pill and give them a rest. e) Release Da 504 Boyz and the Tank Doggs album ASAP.
If these things aren't accomplished be prepared to "Bling Bling" behind Cash Money for the rest of your career. "THE BLOCK IS HOT! "
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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Tha Block Is Hot: Really Hot January 18, 2000
Format:Audio CD
From the first beats of the intro to the last note of "You Want War" Tha Block is hot will have your head spinnig. It is was without a doubt one of the best albums of the year. It has everything, from hard pumping jams to even a bit of Mardi Gras party music. I strongly reccomend this album to anyone who likes rap music.
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10 of 11 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars I agree wit Paul January 15, 2000
By Mike
Format:Audio CD
This album is weak. It has a few decent cuts but most of the songs suck. Mannie Fresh is burnt out now. All of his beats sound the same and they have no pound in the car at all. Don't get Juvenille's new album either its worst than this.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Forget the tank ,it's Cash Money turn to shine November 5, 1999
By A Customer
Format:Audio CD
This c.d.is off the hook,this is Cash Money at its best.Lil Wayne is putting down on this c.d., and showing everyone why Cash Money is Number one.This C.D. is bound to be at the top of the charts for weeks,and the only the you haters could say is Bling,Bling.
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14 of 18 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars An artistic statement unlike any other July 16, 2000
Format:Audio CD
'Citizen Kain', 'Birth Of the Cool', 'The Illiad'; Every so often a piece of artwork comes along that is so powerful, so moving, that it transcends the boundaries of its medium to define its generation. Lil Wayne's 'The Block is hot' is one such masterwork. It is perhaps the most important musical statement of our generation. Its musical landscape is lush, rich, and textured. Its lyrics are a delicate invective. The combined effect is an artistic expression the likes of which very few in the history of mankind have ever achieved. 'The Block is Hot' is no mere collection of singles, nor is it a self-indulged concept album. It is hard to imagine that a composition so finely-crafted was not carefully planned and designed years in advance.
With such an album one can, of course, not relish in its entire beauty upon first listen. The music is similar to an orange where one must peel layers before sinking their teeth into the actual substance. What lies beneath the surface is undescribable. It indeed may take several years - if not decades - before this piece of art may truly be appreciated and understood. Finally, Lil Wayne even outdoes himself in what may be called the most epic of songs in the history of recorded media. 'Drop It Like Its Hot' featuring his cohorts of the avant garde, B.G. and Mannie Fresh, takes the listener on a 4 minute journey which, once concluded, leaves them feeling as if they've been bestowed the answer to the meaning of life. The careful listener will note the song's understated beauty. It is as bold as it is subtle.
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8 of 10 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Lyrics are tight, but Tracks could have been better November 28, 1999
Format:Audio CD
Since I'm from New Orleans I have followed them Hot Boyz since they first started. Ever since I first heard Wayne he was my favorite Cash Money rapper. He always uses ad libs to the fullest and it adds a more personal effect to his lyrics. He also seems to keep coming back with the lyrics that keep us waiting to hear what he is going to say next. Plus to say that he is still young, I know your real age, but I ain't hating, he still has a long time left in this rap game. He is already tight, so just imagine later on with of couple more years of experience will do. Then he doesn't curse! The only rapper to really do this was Rakim! And to be compared to one of the greatest rappers is a big accomplishment for Wayne. On this album, though, I think that he was cheated. His beats weren't hype enough. I don't know what happened. I always look forward to getting hype off of Mannie's(Mannie Fresh) beats, cause the boy always handles his bizzness. But this album for some reason makes me wonder if Mannie is loosing his touch. I hope not. Cause he has been around for...damn...almost ten years with different underground groups busting everybodies azz with the tracks. I, personnally can't get into the lyrics if the beat can't make my head nod. Only half of the tracks on this album fulfilled that. Anyway, Wayne keep handling your bizness and keep coming with the lyrics, but next time don't settle for nothing. If you come hard with the tight lyrics, make them come even harder with the tighter tracks!
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Lil Wayne 'The Block Is Hot'
This is hands down my favorite Lil Wayne CD ya heard me,Manny Fresh on the beats & Wayne on the mic mann hold up I can't stop bumbin this here in the Chevy,I'm waiting on Wayne to... Read more
Published 15 months ago by LHoskins
4.0 out of 5 stars ...
After searching around for this items on the web i found it here so i ordered as a gift for a buddy of mine, he loved it.
Published on July 23, 2011 by jgonz
1.0 out of 5 stars LMAO LOOK AT THE COVER ART!
This CD is garbage! To hell with Lil Wayne. That monkey deserves to be beaten to death by real rappers.
Published on April 25, 2011 by Fernando
4.0 out of 5 stars THE BLOCK IS ON FIRE!!
CLASSIC LIL WAYNE WITH MANNIE FRESH BEATS,ALL THE HOTBOYS AND BIG TYMERS!!
THIS IS THE WAYNE I GROW UP ON BEFORE HE STARTED WEARING SKINNY JEANS AND VANS!! Read more
Published on December 27, 2010 by CHICBOSS
5.0 out of 5 stars He's back
This is one of my favorite albums of all time. But I just heard the new Lil Shine album - Money is my Motivation. Read more
Published on May 29, 2008 by Duane Landaal
5.0 out of 5 stars Weezy always been 5 stars
Weezy always top of the tha Game - also check out Smoke Sessions, Vol. 1- from his homie Devin the Dude another 5 Stars.
Published on April 16, 2008 by Christian Anderson
2.0 out of 5 stars Tha Block Is Hot but Lil Wayne is not
Come on now. You know Lil Wayne's flow evolved and started to sound a lot better with his second release, Lights Out. Read more
Published on July 8, 2007 by Nuisance
5.0 out of 5 stars RELIGIOUS!
I saw the face of G-d listening to this album. Lil' Wayne is a young Mark Twain. He is James Joyce and Jean-Paul Sartre rolled into one enlightening package. Read more
Published on June 14, 2007 by Adam M. Mirchin
4.0 out of 5 stars Lil Wayne - Tha Block is Hot
After Cash Money Records bursted out into the music industry, it introduced famous rappers such as Juvenile, B.G., Big Tymers (Mannie Fresh & Baby) and The Hot Boys into the game. Read more
Published on September 5, 2006 by ThaRealest0431
3.0 out of 5 stars Don't Be Fooled by Imitations: This is the ORIGINAL Synthetic Unity of...
Lil Wang is de bomme. His debut album, Cloaca Maxima, criticised the structuralist presumption that language could be described as a static set of rules, and with his tight beats... Read more
Published on April 29, 2006 by Neha Brihadaranyaka
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