Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment)

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Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment)
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Studio album by Jim Jones
Released November 7, 2006
Recorded 2005-2006
Genre Hip hop
Length 76:18
Label Diplomat, Koch
Producer Jim Jones (exec.), Cam'ron (exec.), Chink Santana (co-exec.), Big K.O., Jim Bond, The Runners, Critical Child, Zukhan Bey, Majik, Mercury, Joe Black, Noyz, Broken Equipment Productions, Street Scott, TAGMG
Jim Jones chronology
Harlem: Diary of a Summer
(2005)Harlem: Diary of a Summer2005
Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment)
Pray IV Reign
(2009)Pray IV Reign2009
Singles from Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment)
  1. "We Fly High"
    Released: October 21, 2006
  2. "Emotionless"
    Released: March 21, 2007
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
AllHipHop 3.5/5 stars[2]
HipHopDX 1.5/5 stars[3]
RapReviews 6.5/10 stars[4]
Stylus Magazine B−[5]

Hustler's P.O.M.E. (Product of My Environment) is the third studio album by American hip hop recording artist Jim Jones.[6] The album was released on November 7, 2006, in the United States, under Diplomat Records and Koch Records. The album features guest appearances by Cam'ron, Juelz Santana, Hell Rell, Jha Jha, Lil Wayne, Stack Bundles, Max B and R&B singer Rell.

The album's first single "We Fly High" was released October 21, 2006. The single reached number five on the Billboard Hot 100 making it the rapper's highest charting single to date. Another single, "Emotionless" was released on March 21, 2007. Koch Records re-released an expanded edition of the album on August 28, 2007, featuring previously unreleased tracks such as "Lookin' at the Game", which features Stack Bundles.

Commercial performance

The album debuted at number 6 on the Billboard 200, with first week sales of 106,000 copies in the United States.[7]

Track listing

No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Intro" (featuring Max B) Big K.O. 5:24
2. "So Harlem" (featuring Max B) Chink Santana 5:03
3. "Bright Lights, Big City" (featuring Max B) Jim Bond 4:16
4. "Emotionless" (featuring Juelz Santana) Chink Santana, Broken Equipment Productions 4:45
5. "Reppin' Time"   The Runners 4:24
6. "Pin the Tail" (featuring Cam'ron, Juelz Santana & Max B) Critical Child 4:57
7. "Get It Poppin'" (featuring Jha Jha & Princess) Chink Santana  
8. "Mr. Cool"     0:09
9. "We Fly High"   Zukhan Bey 3:56
10. "Voicemail Skit"     0:50
11. "Love of My Life" (featuring Max B) Street Scott, TAGMG 3:27
12. "Voicemail Skit 2"     0:45
13. "Weather Man" (featuring Lil Wayne & Stack Bundles) Majik 4:42
14. "Don't Push Me Away" (featuring Rell) Mercury 4:50
15. "Pour Wax" (featuring Hell Rell) Jim Jones 4:20
16. "Freekey Zekey Skit"     2:01
17. "Don't Forget About Me" (featuring Max B) Joe Black, Noyz  
18. "I Know" (featuring Chink Santana) Chink Santana 4:59
19. "My Life"   Chink Santana 2:55
20. "Concrete Jungle" (featuring Max B, Rell, Dr. Ben Chavis & NOE) Chink Santana 5:55


Chart (2006) Peak
US Billboard 200[8] 6
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[9] 1
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[10] 1


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