Fortune (album)

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Fortune
Studio album by
ReleasedJune 29, 2012 (2012-06-29)
Recorded2011–12
Genre
Length54:53
LabelRCA
Producer
Chris Brown chronology
'F.A.M.E.
(2011)
Fortune 'X
(2014)
Singles from Fortune
  1. "Turn Up the Music"
    Released: February 7, 2012 (2012-02-07)
  2. "Sweet Love"
    Released: April 10, 2012 (2012-04-10)
  3. "Till I Die"
    Released: April 13, 2012 (2012-04-13)
  4. "Don't Wake Me Up"
    Released: May 18, 2012 (2012-05-18)
  5. "Don't Judge Me"
    Released: August 14, 2012 (2012-08-14)

Fortune is the fifth studio album by American recording artist, Chris Brown, released on June 29, 2012. The album is Brown's first release through RCA Records, following the closure of Jive Records in October 2011.

Track listing[change | change source]

No. TitleWriter(s)Producer(s) Length
1. "Turn Up the Music"  
3:48
2. "Bassline"  
  • Brown
  • Andrew "Pop" Wansel
  • David Johnson
  • Warren "Oak" Felder
  • Ronald "Flippa" Colson
  • Robert Calloway
  • Andrea Simms
  • @PopWansel
  • @Dayvijae (co.)
3:59
3. "Till I Die" (featuring Big Sean and Wiz Khalifa)Danja 3:56
4. "Mirage" (featuring Nas)Harmony AKA H-Money 4:17
5. "Don't Judge Me"  The Messengers 4:00
6. "2012"  
  • Shropshire
  • McCall (co.)
4:08
7. "Biggest Fan"   3:59
8. "Sweet Love"  
  • Brown
  • Jamal Jones
  • Jason "JP" Perry
  • Greg Curtis
  • Cory Marks
  • Tommy Doyle, Jr.
3:20
9. "Strip" (featuring Kevin McCall)
  • Brown
  • McCall
  • Streeter
  • Lonny Bereal
  • Christopher Whitacre
  • Justin Henderson
Tha Bizness 2:47
10. "Stuck on Stupid"  
  • Kennedy
  • Jones (co.)
3:59
11. "4 Years Old"  
  • Brown
  • I. Ali
  • J. Jones
  • Tommy Hitz
  • Samuel Jean
  • Polow da Don
  • Hitz
3:49
12. "Party Hard / Cadillac (Interlude)" (featuring Sevyn)
5:14
13. "Don't Wake Me Up"  
  • Benny Benassi
  • Alle Benassi
  • Free School
  • Orbit
  • Kennedy (co.)
3:42
14. "Trumpet Lights" (featuring Sabrina Antoinette)
  • Polow da Don
  • Harmon (co.)
3:47

(*) Denotes co-producer

Sample credits
  • "Party Hard / Cadillac (Interlude)" contains a portion of "Computer Love", written by Shirley Murdock, Larry Troutman and Roger Troutman.[4]

Personnel[change | change source]

Credits for Fortune adapted from Allmusic.[5]

Charts[change | change source]

Release history[change | change source]

Region Date Format Label Edition(s)
Ireland[26] June 29, 2012 Sony Music Entertainment
  • Standard
  • deluxe
Germany[27][28]
Netherlands[29][30]
France[31][32] July 2, 2012
United Kingdom[33][34] RCA Records
Canada[35] July 3, 2012
United States[36]
Japan[3] July 4, 2012 CD Sony Music Entertainment Deluxe
Australia[37][38] July 6, 2012
  • CD
  • digital download
  • Standard
  • deluxe
New Zealand[39][40]

References[change | change source]

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