Hold On (50 Cent song)

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"Hold On"
Single by 50 Cent
from the album Animal Ambition
Released March 18, 2014
Format Digital download
Recorded 2013
Genre East Coast hip hop
Length 3:46
Writer(s) Curtis Jackson, Joell Ortiz, Norman Whitfield, Barrett Strong, A. Feeney
Producer(s) Frank Dukes
50 Cent singles chronology
"Don't Worry 'Bout It"
"Hold On"

"Hold On" is a song by American rapper 50 Cent. It was released on March 18, 2014 as the second single from his fifth studio album Animal Ambition.

Track listing[edit]

Digital single[1]

  • «Hold On»


The song disses James Rosemond, better known as Jimmy Henchman. 50 Cent and his G-Unit crew have been engaged in a deadly street beef for almost a decade with Jimmy Henchman. 50 Cent mentions the highly publicized beating of Jimmy Henchman's son, allegedly by the hands of G-Unit's Tony Yayo and other members of G-Unit. He also references a shooting that took place at Tony Yayo's house, where his home was sprayed with bullets by gunman paid off by Jimmy Henchman. [2]

"On the phone I heard 'Ye smacked the shit outta a kid Now Jimmy got life, gonna smack him again When it's war, it'll be war to the very end If they ever say we lose, I start it again Let's sneak the niggas spray that Semi at your momma crib With a silencer we couldn't even hear that shit" [3]

Music video[edit]

On March 18, 2014, the music video was released for "Hold On".[4] Directed video Eif Rivera.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2014) Peak
Germany (Deutsche Black Charts)[5] 40
UK Singles (The Official Charts Company)[6] 199
UK R&B (Official Charts Company)[7] 38
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[8] 47