| March 16, 1999|
16 March 1999
550 Music - Epic
| July 5, 1997 – September 10, 1998|
Ginuwine (exec.), Barry Hankerson (exec.), Harry Hankerson (exec.), Jomo Hankerson (exec.), Ted Bishop, Jonathan "Mookie" Morant, Timbaland
Contemporary R&B, Rhythm and blues, Hip hop soul
Soul Train Music Award for Best R&B/Soul Album – Male
Ginuwine albums, Contemporary R&B albums
100% Ginuwine is the second studio album from American R&B artist Ginuwine, released March 16, 1999, on 550 Music and distributed through Epic Records. It featured the hit singles "What's So Different?", "So Anxious" and "Same Ol' G".
The album peaked at number five on the Billboard 200 chart. By August 2000 it was certified double platinum in sales by the RIAA, after sales exceeding two million copies in the United States.
The album peaked at five on the U.S. Billboard 200 and reached the second spot on the R&B Albums chart. The album was certified gold in June 1999 and double platinum by August 2000.
Stephen Thomas Erlewine of Allmusic stated that the album included "more inventive productions and a stronger set of songs" than Ginuwine's previous work. Erlewine gave credit to producer Timbaland's instrumentals but still remarked that "Ginuwine remains the star of the show, thanks to his rich, inviting voice."
"—" denotes releases that did not chart.
1 "Same Ol' G" was released as a single from the soundtrack to the film Dr. Dolittle and later added to the track list of 100% Ginuwine.
Information taken from Allmusic.a&r – Michael Caplan
arranging – Giovanni Christian Morant
art direction – Julian, Kiku
assistant engineering – Alan Armitage, Soloman Jackson, Todd Wachsmuth
composing – Johntá Austin, Ted Bishop, Timbaland
conducting – Giovanni Christian Morant
design – Julian, Kiku
drumming – Jonathan "Mookie" Morant
engineering – Dylan Dresdow, Kevin Hicks, Tommie Hicks, Jr., Senator Jimmy D, Joe Smith
executive production – Ginuwine, Barry Hankerson, Harry Hankerson, Jomo Hankerson
fender rhodes – Shaun Fisher
flute – Obie Morant
grooming – Linda Mason
guitar – Jimmy Douglass, Dave Foreman, Jonathan "Mookie" Morant, Bill Pettaway
guitar (bass) – Jonathan "Mookie" Morant, Dante Nolen
keyboards – Jonathan "Mookie" Morant
mastering – Chris Gehringer
mixing – Jimmy Douglass, Timbaland
performer(s) – Aaliyah
photography – Michael Benabib, Daniela Federici
production – Ted Bishop, Ginuwine, Jonathan "Mookie" Morant, Timbaland
sax (soprano) – Obie Morant
strings – Craig Brockman, Norma Huff, Doug Pritchard, Jennie Rudberg
stylist – Tameka Foster
vocals – Aaliyah, Dave Foreman, Ginuwine, Elsie Muniz, Static, Louise C. West
vocals (background) – Aaliyah, Ginuwine, Jonathan "Mookie" Morant, Static, Louise C. West
1Little Kidz0:49100% Ginuwine Wikipedia
2Little Man’s Bangin’ Lude2:36
3What's So Different3:57