Ashanti - The Declaration
Published by: The Inc., Universal
Published in: 2008
Release type: Full CD
About this Album:
The first single “The Way That I Love You“, which was released to radio and digital outlets in January 2008, reached number two on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and number thirty-seven on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming Ashanti’s first song to reach the top forty since “Only U” in 2004.
“Good Good” will be the album’s second single, it was released to urban radio stations on June 16, 2008, the music video will premiere on July 17, 2008 on Yahoo! Music.
The song contains elements of Elton John’s 1974 single “Bennie and the Jets”, and has the same melody arrangement as Michael Jackson’s “The Girl Is Mine”
The album entered the Billboard charts at number 6 with sales of 86,000. Less than a month since the album has release, to date the album has sold over 1.4 million copies worldwide.
Released June 3, 2008
Genre R&B, pop, hip hop
Length 49:28 (U.S. standard), 52:58 (non-U.S.)
Label The Inc., Universal
Producers Ashanti, L. T. Hutton, Jermaine Dupri, Darkchild, Akon, Babyface, Channel 7, Keith Ross, Stengaard, Mario Winans, Chad Beatz, Neff-U