Shock Value (Timbaland album)


Shock Value is the second solo studio album by record producer and rapper Timbaland. It is his fifth album overall. The album has a long list of guest artists, among them Fall Out Boy, Justin Timberlake, The Hives, Keri Hilson, Nelly Furtado, Missy Elliott, 50 Cent, Dr. Dre, OneRepublic, Elton John, Magoo and Nicole Scherzinger.

Shock Value
Studio album by
ReleasedApril 3, 2007
(see release history)
GenreHip hop, pop, R&B
Length66:57 (Standard edition)
18:11 (Bonus re-release disc)
LabelMosley Music / Blackground
ProducerTimbaland, Barry Hankerson (exec.)
Danja, Walter "Lil Walt" Millsap III, Boss Beats, Hannon Lane, Greg Wells
Timbaland chronology
'Tim's Bio: Life from da Bassment
Shock Value 'Shock Value II
Singles from Shock Value
  1. "Give It to Me"
    Released: February 6, 2007
  2. "The Way I Are"
    Released: July 9, 2007
  3. "Throw It on Me"
    Released: July 23, 2007
  4. "Apologize"
    Released: September 17, 2007
  5. "Scream"
    Released: December 11, 2007

Sales and certificationsEdit

The album debuted at #5 on the U.S. Billboard 200, with 138,000 copies sold.[1] It debuted at number ten in the U.K. and on the week of July 22 went to number five.[2] The album then reached number two in the UK and number thirteen in France.[3]

The album was certified Platinum in Canada (100,000 units) by the CRIA in August 2007.[4] On the Australian ARIA Albums Chart, Shock Value was certified 3x Platinum with sales of 210,000+ copies.

In BBC Radio 1's end of year chart for 2007, Shock Value was the ninth most bought album in the UK.[5]

Track listingEdit

Standard edition
No. TitleWriter(s)Producer(s) Length
1. "Oh Timbaland"  Tim Mosley, Tim Clayton, Nina SimoneTimbaland 3:31
2. "Give It to Me" (featuring Nelly Furtado & Justin Timberlake)Mosley, Nate Hills, Nelly Furtado, Justin Timberlake, ClaytonTimbaland, Danja 3:54
3. "Release" (featuring Justin Timberlake)Mosley, Timberlake, Craig LongmileTimbaland 3:25
4. "The Way I Are" (featuring Keri Hilson & D.O.E.)Mosley, Hills, Keri Hilson, Balewa Muhammad, Candice Nelson, John MaultsbyTimbaland, Danja 2:59
5. "Bounce" (featuring Justin Timberlake, Dr. Dre & Missy Elliott)Mosley, Timberlake, Andre Young, Melissa ElliottTimbaland 4:04
6. "Come and Get Me" (featuring 50 Cent & Tony Yayo)Mosley, Clayton, Curtis Jackson, Marvin BernardTimbaland, Danja 3:30
7. "Kill Yourself" (featuring Attitude & Sebastian)Mosley, Clayton, Garland MosleyTimbaland 4:06
8. "Boardmeeting" (featuring Magoo)Mosley, Hills, Marvin BarcliffTimbaland, Danja 2:29
9. "Fantasy" (performed by Money)Walter Millsap, Nelson, Lamar Van Sciver, Ericka Watson, Dwight Watson, Frank GreenfieldWalter Millsap, Boss Beats 4:11
10. "Scream" (featuring Keri Hilson & Nicole Scherzinger)Hilson, Mosley, HillsTimbaland, Danja 5:41
11. "Miscommunication" (featuring Keri Hilson & Sebastian)Hilson, Hills, G. MosleyDanja 3:18
12. "Bombay" (featuring Amar & Jim Beanz)Mosley, Amarpreet Dhanjan, James WashingtonTimbaland 2:55
13. "Throw It on Me" (featuring The Hives)Mosley, Clayton, Randy FitzsimmonsTimbaland 2:11
14. "Time" (featuring She Wants Revenge)Mosley, Clayton, Adam Bravin, Justin WarfieldTimbaland 3:57
15. "One and Only" (featuring Fall Out Boy)Mosley, Hannon Lane, Pete Wentz, Patrick StumpTimbaland, Hannon Lane 4:16
16. "Apologize" (featuring OneRepublic)Ryan TedderGreg Wells, Ryan Tedder, Timbaland 3:04
17. "2 Man Show" (featuring Elton John)Mosley, Hills, Elton John, MillsapTimbaland 4:25


  1. Katie Hasty, April 11, 2007. 'NOW 24' Trumps Duff, McBride, Timbaland At No. 1. Billboard.
  2. The UK Top 40 Albums
  3. Classement officiel des meilleures ventes de disques Albums en France du 01.04.07 au 07.04.07
  4. CRIAA. CRIA List of Gold and Platinum Certifications for August 2007. CRIA. Accessed 10/10/2007.
  5. BBC Radio 1 The UK Top 40 Albums of 2007
  6. "Music, Sports, TV, Games | Entertainment | Vodafone NZ". Retrieved 2012-01-12.