The Point of It All is the fourth studio album by American R and soul singer-songwriter Anthony Hamilton, released December 16, 2008 on Arista Records in the United States. It is the follow-up to his third studio album Ain't Nobody Worryin' (2005). Production for the album was handled by Hamilton and producers such as Mark Batson, Kevin Wooten, Dre & Vidal, James "Big Jim" Wright, and Salaam Remi.
The album debuted at number 11 on the U.S. Billboard 200 and at number 1 on the Top R/Hip-Hop Albums chart, selling 133,000 copies in its first week of release, the highest sales week of his career. Its first single "Cool", featuring rapper David Banner, peaked at number 74 on the Billboard Hot 100 and at number 19 on the Hot R/Hip-Hop Songs chart. Upon its release, The Point of It All received generally positive reviews from most music critics, based on an aggregate score of 72/100 from Metacritic. The album has sold over 519,000 copies in the United States, and it was certified gold in sales by the Recording Industry Association of America in May 2010.