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Now That's What I Call Music! 9 (American series)

Now That's What I Call Music! 9 was released on March 19, 2002. The album is the ninth edition of the (U.S.) Now! series. It debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 albums chart in April 2002.[2] It is the fourth number-one album in the series and has been certified 2× Platinum by the RIAA.[3]

Now That's What I Call Music! 9
Now 9 USA.jpg
Compilation album by
various artists
ReleasedMarch 19, 2002
GenrePop, hip hop, rock
Length78:43
LabelUMG
Numbered series chronology
Now That's What I Call Music! 8
(2001)
Now That's What I Call Music! 9
(2002)
Now That's What I Call Music! 10
(2002)
Full series chronology
Now That's What I Call Music! 8
(2001)
Now That's What I Call Music! 9
(2002)
Off the Hook
(2002)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic2.5/5 stars[1]

The album was the first in the series to include radio remixes of some tracks, rather than the originals.[4] It also features the songs "Family Affair" and "Ain't It Funny", the two Billboard Hot 100 number-one singles in this volume.

Track listingEdit

No.TitleArtistLength
1."Get the Party Started/Sweet Dreams"Pink featuring Redman4:02
2."I'm a Slave 4 U"Britney Spears3:23
3."Family Affair"Mary J. Blige3:59
4."Whenever, Wherever"Shakira3:15
5."Ain't It Funny"Jennifer Lopez4:00
6."Livin' It Up"Ja Rule featuring Case4:18
7."Rollout (My Business)"Ludacris4:00
8."Lights, Camera, Action!"Mr. Cheeks4:20
9."Raise Up" (All Cities Remix)Petey Pablo3:58
10."Caramel" (Trackmasters Remix)City High featuring Eve3:34
11."Turn Off the Light"Nelly Furtado4:35
12."Gone"'N Sync4:50
13."Emotion"Destiny's Child3:54
14."Differences"Ginuwine4:08
15."Drowning"Backstreet Boys4:26
16."Stuck in a Moment You Can't Get Out Of"U23:41
17."Just Push Play"Aerosmith3:17
18."Dig In"Lenny Kravitz3:34
19."Wish You Were Here"Incubus3:32
20."Giving In"Adema3:55

Track variationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. Now, Vol. 9 - Review. Allmusic
  2. ^ Martens, Todd (2002-03-28). " 'NOW 9' Takes Hits To The Top". Billboard.com.
  3. ^ "RIAA - Gold & Platinum Searchable Database". RIAA.
  4. ^ Carpenter, Troy (2002-03-04). "J. Lo, 'N Sync, Britney Crowd 'NOW 9' ". Billboard.com.