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MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water is the third studio album by American rapper and record producer David Banner. It was released on December 23, 2003, by SRC Records and Universal Records, serving as his second studio release with SRC and Universal.[4]

MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water
David Banner MTA2 Baptized in Dirty Water album cover.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedDecember 23, 2003
GenreHip hop
LabelSRC, Universal Records
ProducerCraig Love, Cyber Sapp, David Banner, Domo, Kevin Rudolf, Mannie Fresh, Uncle Eddie, Young Sears
David Banner chronology
Mississippi: The Album
MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water
Singles from MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water
  1. "Crank It Up"
    Released: 2004
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly(B)[2]
RapReviews7/10 stars[3]

Track listingEdit

1."Eternal"Lavell CrumpDavid Banner3:06
2."Talk to Me" (featuring Lil Flip)Crump, Wesley WestonDavid Banner3:49
3."Like a Pimp (Remix)" (featuring Twista and Busta Rhymes)Crump, Chad Butler, Bernard Freeman, Carl Mitchell, Trevor Smith, Jr.David Banner3:59
4."Crank It Up" (featuring Static)Crump, Stephen Garrett, Anthony SearsYoung Sears3:15
5."Pretty Pink" (featuring Jazze Pha, T.I. and Marcus)Crump, Phalon Alexander, Clifford Harris, Jr., Marcus Williams, Craig LoveLove5:00
6."Pop That" (featuring Sky Keeton)Crump, Skyler KeetonDavid Banner4:19
7."My Lord" (featuring Sky Keeton and Marcus)Crump, Keeton, Williams, Kevin RudolfDavid Banner, Rudolf (co.)4:20
8."The Game" (featuring Scarface)Crump, Brad Jordan, Michael Poye, Eddie WilsonDomo, Uncle Eddie5:26
9."Gots to Go" (featuring Devin the Dude and Bun B)Crump, Devin Copeland, Freeman, PoyeDomo4:07
10."The Christmas Song" (featuring Marcus and Sky Keeton)Crump, Keeton, WilliamsDavid Banner4:10
11."Baptized in Dirty Water (Interlude)"CrumpDavid Banner1:34
12."Ooh Aah"CrumpDavid Banner4:17
13."Mamma's House" (featuring Frekzanatcha)CrumpDavid Banner4:24
14."So in Love"Crump, Byron ThomasMannie Fresh3:04
15."Lil Jones" (featuring Bone Crusher)Crump, Wayne HardnettDavid Banner4:39
16."Air Force Ones (Remix)" (featuring Nelly, 8Ball and Sky Keeton)Crump, Cornell Haynes, Jr., Premro Smith, KeetonDavid Banner4:28
17."We Ride Them Caddies" (featuring Marcus)Crump, Williams, Keldrick SappCyber Sapp4:42
18."The End (Interlude)"CrumpDavid Banner2:14


Chart (2003) Peak
US Billboard 200[5] 69
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[6] 19


  1. ^ John Bush (2003-12-23). "MTA2: Baptised in Dirty Water - David Banner | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-12-05.
  2. ^ Endelman, Michael (2004-01-16). "MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water". Retrieved 2015-12-05.
  3. ^ "David Banner :: MTA2 - Baptized in Dirty Water :: Universal Records". 2003-12-30. Retrieved 2015-12-05.
  4. ^ "MTA2-Baptized in Dirty Water by David Banner on iTunes". 2003-12-23. Retrieved 2015-12-05.
  5. ^ "David Banner Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved December 3, 2015.
  6. ^ "David Banner Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved December 3, 2015.