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REVERED MUSIC ICON-NELLY CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF LEGENDARY NELLYVILLE LP WITH FIRST VINYL RELEASE ON JULY 29

URBAN LEGENDS UNVEILS DELUXE EDITION WITH FOUR NEW TRACKS

LOS ANGELES, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Two decades ago today, nelly unveiled their legendary second full album, Nellyvilleon June 25, 2002. Twenty years later, the Saint LouisThe GRAMMY® Award-winning hip-hop icon, actor, producer and philanthropist presents the album on vinyl for the very first time July 29, 2022. The special 2LP version is available for pre-order in several configurations via UMe/Republic now.

Pre-order—HERE.

At the arrival, Nellyville bowed to No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 and eventually earned a 7x platinum certification from the RIAA, backed by smashes such as the must-see double platinum “Hot in Herre,” “Dilemma” [feat. Kelly Rowland], “#1,” “Pimp Juice, “Work It” [feat. Justin Timberlake], and more. Both “Hot in Herre” and “Dilemma” captured #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. It also won a GRAMMY® Award in the category “Best Male Rap Solo Performance” for “Hot in Herre” out of three nominations, including “Album of the Year” and “Best Rap Album. Speaking of his influence, Nellyville stands out as one of “Top 15 Best Selling Rap Albums of All Time.He even lent his title to his hit reality TV show of the same name!

In addition, Urban legends will launch a special deluxe edition of Nellyville with four bonus tracks. These include “Not at my house” and “Road of the Kings” as good as Copenhanians Remix of “Work It” and Corporate mix of “Hot in Herre. Discover the complete tracklisting of the Standard Vinyl and Deluxe Editions below.

To celebrate the news, nelly just discovered the non-movie MTV version of the “#1” music video, the original of which graced the soundtrack of the Oscar-winning classic, training dayas well as videos for “Work it”, “N Dey Say,” and “Wadsyaname,” for the first time on the YouTube platform. Watch the videos HERE.

Regarding the file, nelly commented, Nellyville was the real moment when we realized our impact. The city, the whole Midwest, it was just Nellyville. Everyone who helped bring this project to life made it monumental and that’s why it still sounds like we’ve abandoned it twenty years later.”

Allow nelly to welcome you again Nellyville now!

List of tracks:
A1. Nellyville
A2. It started
A3. Hot in Herre
A4. Dem Boyz
AT 5. Oh Nelly
A6. pimp juice
B1. Those of the Air Force
B2. In the store
B3. On the grind
B4. Dilemma

C1. Do crazy things
C2. work it
C3. Roc Le Micro (Remix)
C4. The Gank
D1. 5000
D2. #1
D3. CG2
D4. say now
D5. Shit then

List of deluxe pieces:
A1. Nellyville
A2. It started
A3. Hot in Herre
A4. Dem Boyz
AT 5. Oh Nelly
A6. pimp juice
B1. Those of the Air Force
B2. In the store
B3. On the grind
B4. Dilemma
B5. Do crazy things
C1. work it
C2. Roc the microphone
C3. The Gank
C4. 5000
C5. #1
C6. CG2

D1. say now
D2. Shit then
D3. Not at my house*
D4. Kings Route*
D5. Work It (Copenhanians Remix)*
D6. Hot In Herre (corporate mix)*
*First time on vinyl and streaming

SOURCE UMe / Republic