The Lady Killer is the third studio album by American recording artist Cee Lo Green, released November 5, 2010, on Elektra Records. Production for the album was handled by Salaam Remi, Element, The Smeezingtons, Fraser T. Smith, Paul Epworth, and Jack Splash during 2009 to 2010.
The album debuted at number nine on the US Billboard 200 chart, selling 41,000 copies in its first week. It achieved respectable chart success elsewhere and produced three singles, including the international hit "Fuck You". The album has sold 498,000 copies in the United States as of October 2012, and it has been certified double platinum in the United Kingdom. Upon its release, The Lady Killer received generally positive reviews from music critics, who commended its production, classicist soul music approach, and Green's singing.
The album was released on November 9, 2010, by Elektra Records and Roadrunner Records. It was made available for streaming at NPR through to November 9, 2010.
The album's lead single "Fuck You" was released on August 19, 2010, and charted at number two on the Billboard Hot 100. It also became an international hit and peaked within the top-ten of charts in several countries,