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And then Ashanti's album debuted at number one on the album chart, selling an astounding ,plus copies in its first week. The album was an opportunity for her to fulfill her contract with Def Jam and have the option of working with another label , and did not fare well on the charts. Now On Now on Decider. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The New York producer took notice of Ashanti initially because of her beauty, dancing, and acting.
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Rain On Me [Album Version]. S with first week sales of , copies, and eventually became her third platinum certified album; according to Nielsen SoundScan, it has sold , copies. As of March , the album had sold six million copies worldwide. She's not trying to convince us she's crazy in love. She danced most notably in Disney 's Polly, which starred Phylicia Rashad, and also appeared in a number of big-name music videos, in addition to other dance work. Ashanti and the label subsequently parted ways.
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Recording Industry Association of Japan. The multi-talented vocalist was causing quite a stir, and Gotti did what he could to bring her into his Murder Inc fold. After showcasing her swooning voice on Big Pun 's "How We Roll" and the Fast and Furious soundtrack -- both in -- Gotti put Ashanti to work on her debut album, which he produced. Every artist has their moment when they feel they need to take over their own music and this is hers". The lead single is ''Rock Wit U Awww Baby ,'' and it shows off everything that's right about the album -- it's the kind of song that drifts into your head before you even realize you were listening to it. It costs to be the boss!!!
The lyric sheet reproduces every ''awww'' and every ''baby''; the words form a pattern on the page that mirrors the song's hypnotic appeal. View author archive follow on twitter Get author RSS feed. Billboard , becoming Ashanti's fifth consecutive top-ten album, as well as her first Independent Albums chart topper. Billboard magazine ranked Ashanti at number on magazine's Top Albums of the Decade. Retrieved April 21, There are hardly any guests on this album, but Ashanti does fine without them -- in fact, her sweet nothings sound even better when they're not interrupted by the salty nothings of rappers. So the metaphor I was using was being brave and putting your blood and guts into it and fighting passionately to win.