Bandz a Make Her Dance

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"Bandz a Make Her Dance"
Single by Juicy J featuring Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz
from the album Stay Trippy
Released September 11, 2012
Format Digital download
Recorded 2012
Genre Hip hop
Length 4:40
Label Taylor Gang, Kemosabe, Columbia
Writer(s) Michael Williams, Jordan Houston, Tauheed Epps, Dwayne Carter, Justin Gamer
Producer(s) Mike WiLL Made It, J-Bo
Certification Platinum (RIAA)
Juicy J chronology
"Piss Test"
(2012)
"Bandz a Make Her Dance"
(2012)
"We Still in This Bitch"
(2013)
2 Chainz chronology
"Do My Dance"
(2012)
"Bandz a Make Her Dance"
(2012)
"Fuckin' Problems"
(2012)
Lil Wayne chronology
"Celebration"
(2012)
"Bandz a Make Her Dance"
(2012)
"No Worries"
(2012)
Music video
"Bandz a Make Her Dance" on YouTube

"Bandz a Make Her Dance" is a song by American hip hop recording artist Juicy J. It was released on September 11, 2012 as the lead single from his third studio album Stay Trippy (2013). The song, produced by Mike WiLL Made It and co-produced by J-Bo, features guest appearances from fellow American rappers Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz.[1] The single has sold over 1,000,000 copies and is certified Platinum by the RIAA.[2]

Background[edit]

The song was originally included on the bonus track version of Juicy J's mixtape Blue Dream & Lean. It only features himself on the song.[3] The official remix was released on November 13, 2012, with guest appearances by French Montana, Wiz Khalifa, B.o.B and LoLa Monroe.[4]

Music video[edit]

The music video premiered on MTV Jams on September 23, 2012.[5] It features cameo appearances by Mike Will Made It and Project Pat.[6]

Accolades[edit]

"Bandz a Make Her Dance" was named the third best song of 2012 by The Washington Post.[7] Complex named the song number six on their list of the best 50 songs of 2012.[8]

Track listing[edit]

Digital single
No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Bandz A Make Her Dance" (featuring Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz) Michael Williams, Jordan Houston, Tauheed Epps, Dwayne Carter, Justin Gamer Mike WiLL Made It, J-Bo 4:40

Charts[edit]

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
United States (RIAA)[15] Platinum 1,000,000[16]

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
xunspecified figures based on certification alone

Release history[edit]

Country Date Format Label
United States September 11, 2012[1] Digital download Taylor Gang, Kemosabe, Columbia

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Bandz a Make Her Dance (feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz) - Single by Juicy J". iTunes Store. Apple. September 11, 2012. Retrieved September 11, 2012. 
  2. ^ Juicy J's "Bandz A Make Her Dance" Certified Gold | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales | HipHop DX
  3. ^ "Juicy J Blue Dream & Lean (Bonus Tracks)". datPiff. 
  4. ^ "Juicy J f. Wiz Khalifa, B.o.B, Lola Monroe & French Montana – Bandz A Make Her Dance Remix". HipHopDX. Cheri Media Group. November 14, 2012. Retrieved November 14, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Juicy J f. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz "Bandz Make Her Dance (Remix)". HipHopDX. Cheri Media Group. September 23, 2012. Retrieved December 1, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Juicy J – “Bandz A Make Her Dance Remix” Video (Feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz)". Stereogum. 2014-09-24. Retrieved 2014-12-16. 
  7. ^ Best pop music of 2012: Frank Ocean leads list of year’s top 10 albums - Washington Post
  8. ^ 6. Juicy J "Bandz A Make Her Dance" — The 50 Best Songs of 2012 | Complex
  9. ^ "Juicy J Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Juicy J.
  10. ^ "Juicy J Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for Juicy J.
  11. ^ "R&B/Hip-Hop Songs - 2012 Year End Charts". Billboard.com. Retrieved 2012-12-17. 
  12. ^ "Rap Songs - 2012 Year End Charts". Billboard.com. Retrieved 2012-12-17. 
  13. ^ "2013 Year End Charts — R&B/Hip-Hop Songs". Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved December 13, 2013. 
  14. ^ "2013 Year End Charts — Rap Songs". Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved December 13, 2013. 
  15. ^ "American single certifications – Juicy J feat. Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz – Bandz A Make Her Dance". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH
  16. ^ Krishnamurthy, Sowmya (April 2, 2013). "Juicy J Talks Radio Success & 'Stay Trippy' Album". Billboard. Retrieved May 18, 2013. 

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