Lucky Day (Shaggy album)

Lucky Day is the sixth studio album released by Jamaican singer Shaggy. The album was released on October 29, 2002. The album peaked at number 24 on the Billboard 200 and later reached Gold certification. Three singles were released from the album: "Hey Sexy Lady", "Strength of a Woman" and "Get My Party On". The album featured guest appearances from Shaggy's longtime collaborators Brian and Tony Gold, as well as a guest appearance from Chaka Khan. The song "We Are the Ones" was included on the album "Barbie Mix" which was released to promote the My Scene dolls.

Lucky Day
Lucky Day Shaggy.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 29, 2002
Recorded2002
GenreDancehall, reggae fusion
Length55:12
LabelMCA
Geffen (current)
ProducerO. Burrell
Shaggy chronology
Hot Shot
(2000)
Lucky Day
(2002)
Clothes Drop
(2005)
Singles from Lucky Day
  1. "Hey Sexy Lady"
    Released: November 14, 2002
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic(62/100)[1]
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[2]
Entertainment WeeklyB[3]
The Guardian3/5 stars[4]
People(favorable)[5]
Q3/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau(dud)[6]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[7]
The Village Voice(positive)[8]
Yahoo! Music UK2/10 stars[9]

Track listingEdit

  1. "Shake Shake Shake" – 3:25
  2. "Full Control" (featuring Barrington Levy) – 3:49
  3. "Hookie Jookie" – 3:32
  4. "Hey Sexy Lady" (featuring Brian and Tony Gold) – 3:19
  5. "Get My Party On" (featuring Chaka Khan) – 4:43
  6. "Lucky Day" – 3:21
  7. "Strength of a Woman" – 3:49
  8. "Lost" (featuring Prince Mydas) – 3:29
  9. "Strange Love" (featuring Mona) – 3:14
  10. "Leave Me Alone" – 3:51
  11. "These Are the Lips" (featuring Rikrok) – 3:30
  12. "Give Thanks" – 3:46
  13. "Walking in My Shoes" – 2:52
  14. "We Are the Ones" – 4:33
  15. "Hey Sexy Lady" (Original Sting International Mix) (featuring Sean Paul) – 3:57 [hidden track]
US bonus track
  1. "Strength of a Woman" (Graham Stack Remix Radio Edit) – 3:30
UK bonus tracks[10]
  1. "High Beam" – 3:34
  2. "Hey Sexy Lady" (Video)

ChartsEdit

Chart (2002) Peak
position
Australian Albums (ARIA)[11] 75
Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria)[12] 20
Canadian Albums (Billboard)[13] 5
Dutch Albums (Album Top 100)[14] 46
French Albums (SNEP)[15] 53
German Albums (Offizielle Top 100)[16] 35
Italian Albums (FIMI)[17] 47
New Zealand Albums (RMNZ)[18] 38
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)[19] 38
UK Albums (OCC)[20] 54
US Billboard 200[21] 24

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Critic reviews at Metacritic
  2. ^ Allmusic review
  3. ^ Entertainment Weekly review
  4. ^ The Guardian review
  5. ^ People review
  6. ^ Robert Christgau Consumer Guide
  7. ^ "Rolling Stone review". Archived from the original on October 24, 2007. Retrieved 2007-08-13.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  8. ^ The Village Voice review
  9. ^ "Yahoo! Music UK review". Archived from the original on August 25, 2004. Retrieved 2013-04-07.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  10. ^ Lucky Day (UK edition with bonus track - enhance): Shaggy: Amazon.co.uk: MP3 Downloads
  11. ^ "The ARIA Report: Issue 662 (Week Commencing 4 November 2002)" (PDF). Australian Recording Industry Association. p. 2. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  12. ^ "Austriancharts.at – Shaggy – Lucky Day" (in German). Hung Medien. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  13. ^ "Shaggy Chart History (Canadian Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  14. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Shaggy – Lucky Day" (in Dutch). Hung Medien. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  15. ^ "Lescharts.com – Shaggy – Lucky Day". Hung Medien. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  16. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Shaggy – Lucky Day" (in German). GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  17. ^ "Italiancharts.com – Shaggy – Lucky Day". Hung Medien. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  18. ^ "Charts.nz – Shaggy – Lucky Day". Hung Medien. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  19. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Shaggy – Lucky Day". Hung Medien. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  20. ^ "Shaggy | Artist | Official Charts". UK Albums Chart. Retrieved November 13, 2016.
  21. ^ "Shaggy Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved November 13, 2016.

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