Shock Value is the second solo album, and fifth album overall, by record producer and rapper Timbaland. It is Timbaland's first release on his own imprint, the Interscope Records-distributed Mosley Music Group. Shock Value features a long list of guest artists, among them Fall Out Boy, Justin Timberlake, The Hives, Keri Hilson, Nelly Furtado, Missy Elliott, 50 Cent, Tony Yayo, Dr. Dre, OneRepublic, Elton John, Magoo and Nicole Scherzinger.
Shock Value is the second solo album, and fifth album overall, by record producer and rapper Timbaland.
Shock Value Q&A. How did this album chart? This album peaked at on Billboard’s US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums and on the Billboard 200. The album also peaked at in Australia, Austria and Ireland. Does this album have any certifications? Yes! On December 6th 2007, Shock Value officially went RIAA Platinum, being certified for over 1,000,000 album units. This album also went 3x Platinum in Ireland and Australia, 2x Platinum in Poland, New Zealand and the UK, and Platinum in Canada, Germany and Switzerland.
It is his second album without partner Magoo (who is featured on one song), and Timbaland's first release on his own imprint, the Interscope Records-distributed Mosley Music Group.
Timbaland's equivalent of the Neptunes' Clones LP features guest spots from Justin Timberlake (on three tracks), Dr. Dre, 50 Cent, Nelly Furtado, and Missy Elliott. And then there's the rock bands: Fall Out Boy, The Hives, and She Wants Revenge. And then there's Elton John. Almost everything potentially great and really wrong about Shock Value is exhibited in leadoff track "Oh Timbaland".
Album · 2007 · 19 Songs. If Shock Value suffers from some poor decision making (see Fall Out Boy’s cringe inducing contribution to One and Only) the album contains more than enough redeeming moments to make it a worthy entry into Timbaland’s catalogue. Timbaland Presents Shock Value Timbaland. Listen on Apple Music.