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Best Night of My Life

Best Night of My Life
Jamie Foxx
Released December 21, 2010[1]
Recorded 2009—2010
Genre R&B, hip hop, soul, pop
Length 55:07
Label J
Producer The Y's, Bink, Tony "Chef Tone" Scales, Danja, Rico Love, Noah "40" Shebib, Malay & KP, Eric Hudson, Mel & Mus, Big Bob, Juke, Jamie Foxx
Jamie Foxx chronology

Intuition
(2008)
Best Night of My Life
(2010)
Singles from Best Night Of My Life
  1. "Winner"
    Released: April 6, 2010[2]
  2. "Living Better Now"
    Released: November 2, 2010
  3. "Fall for Your Type"
    Released: November 12, 2010
  4. "Best Night of My Life"
    Released: April 5, 2011[3]
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [4]
The Boston Globe mixed [5]
Entertainment Weekly B− [6]
HipHopDX 3.5/5 stars [7]
Los Angeles Times 2.5/4 stars [8]
The New York Times (favorable) [9]
PopMatters (2/10) [10]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars [11]
Slant Magazine 2.5/5 stars [12]
USA Today 2.5/4 stars [13]

Best Night of My Life[14] (previously Body)[15] is the fourth studio album by American actor and singer Jamie Foxx. It was scheduled to be released on July 20, 2010 in the US under J Records but was pushed to a late 2010 release.[16] On November 16, 2009, "Speak French" featuring Gucci Mane was released as the street single.[17] On April 6, 2010, "Winner" featuring Justin Timberlake and T.I., was released as the lead single. On October 6, 2010, Jamie appeared on 106 & Park's 10th Anniversary special and confirmed his album Best Night of My Life will be released December 21, 2010.[14]

The album debuted at number six on the US Billboard 200 chart.

Singles

"Winner" featuring Justin Timberlake and T.I., was released as the lead single on April 6, 2010.[2] The second single has been reported to be "Living Better Now" featuring Rick Ross and a posthumous appearance by The Notorious B.I.G. was released as a digital download on November 2, 2010.[18] It officially impacted Rhythmic and Urban radio in the US on November 9, 2010.[19][20] "Fall For Your Type" featuring Drake, was released as the third single on November 12, 2010.[21] "Best Night of My Life" featuring Wiz Khalifa, was released as the fourth single on April 5, 2011.[3]

Promotional singles

"Yep Dat's Me" featuring Ludacris and Soulja Boy, was released as the first promotional single on December 17, 2010.[22]

Track listing

No. TitleWriter(s)Producer(s) Length
1. "This Will Be" (Intro)Chuck Jackson, Marvin Yancy  1:41
2. "Best Night Of My Life" (featuring Wiz Khalifa)Eric Hudson, Eric Bishop, Breyon Prescott, Tony Scales, Cameron ThomazEric Hudson 3:05
3. "Living Better Now" (featuring Rick Ross)Bink, Jamie Foxx, Ernest Isley, Marvin Isley, OKelly Isley, Ronald Isley, Rudolph Isley, Christopher Jasper, Rico Love, Breyon Prescott, William Roberts II, Bishop, Breyon Prescott, Tony ScalesBink 4:06
4. "Winner" (featuring Justin Timberlake & T.I.)James Fauntleroy II, Justin Timberlake, Robert Knox, Clifford Harris, Jr.The Y's 4:02
5. "Freak" (featuring Rico Love)Danja, Rico Love, Marcella AraicaDanja 4:34
6. "Hit It Like This"  Mel & MusMel & Mus 2:48
7. "Yep Dat's Me" (featuring Ludacris & Soulja Boy)Eric Hudson, Jamie Foxx, Lonny Bereal, Christopher Bridges, James SmithEric Hudson, Ezekiel Lewis* 3:07
8. "Fall for Your Type" (featuring Drake)Noah "40" Shebib, Noel Campbell, Aubrey GrahamNoah "40" Shebib, Drake (co.) 4:30
9. "Gorgeous"  Eric Hudson, Jamie FoxxEric Hudson 5:03
10. "Let Me Get You on Your Toes (Interlude)"  Eric Hudson, Jamie Foxx, Lonny Bereal, James SmithEric Hudson 1:31
11. "15 Minutes"  James Ho, Kawan Prather, Terrence Smith, Ashanti FloydMalay & KP 4:06
12. "Sleeping Pill"  Jamie Foxx, Brainz, Al Sherrod LambertBrainz 4:05
13. "Rejoice"  Big Bob, Juke, Raheem DeVaughn, Jamie Foxx, Chris Lewis, Breyon PrescottBig Bob, Juke 4:48
14. "All Said and Done"  Eric Hudson, Jamie Foxx, Lonny Bereal, Al Sherrod Lambert, James SmithEric Hudson 4:41

Charts

Chart (2010) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[24] 6
US Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums[24] 2

Sample credits

Release history

Region Date Label
United Kingdom[25] December 20, 2010 RCA Records
United States[26] December 21, 2010 J Records

References

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