Hush (LL Cool J song)

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"Hush"
Single by LL Cool J featuring 7 Aurelius
from the album The DEFinition
B-side Rub My Back
Released February 15, 2005
Format CD
Genre R&B, hip hop
Length 3:35
Label Def Jam Recordings
Writer(s) James Todd Smith, 7 Aurelius, Paul Graham, Cornelius Mims, Paul Bushnell
Producer(s) 7 Aurelius
LL Cool J chronology
"Headsprung"
(2004)
"Hush"
(2005)
"It's LL and Santana"
(2006)

"Hush" was the second single from LL Cool J's eleventh album, The DEFinition. It was released on February 15, 2005 for Def Jam Recordings, produced by Timbaland, LL Cool J and Eric "NY Nicks, featuring vocals by 7 Aurelius, and was the follow-up to "Headsprung". Though not as successful as "Headsprung" (in North America), "Hush" still managed to make a dent on the Billboard charts; peaking at #26 on the Billboard Hot 100, #11 on the Hot Rap Singles chart and #14 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. However, "Hush" saw top ten success in the United Kingdom, where it entered and peaked at #3 on the UK Singles Chart.

Track listing[edit]

A-Side[edit]

  1. "Hush" (Radio)
  2. "Hush" (Instrumental)
  3. "Hush" (Acappella)
  4. "It's Raining Men" (DJ Teirflow Mix)

B-Side[edit]

  1. "Rub My Back" (Radio)
  2. "Rub My Back" (Instrumental)
  3. "Rub My Back" (Acappella)

Charts[edit]

Chart (2004) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 26
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[2] 14
US Mainstream Top 40 (Billboard)[3] 26
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[4] 11
Chart (2005) Peak
position
Ireland (IRMA)[5] 23
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[6] 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ "LL Cool J Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for LL Cool J. Retrieved March 20, 2012.
  2. ^ "LL Cool J Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for LL Cool J. Retrieved March 20, 2012.
  3. ^ "LL Cool J Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Pop Songs for LL Cool J. Retrieved March 20, 2012.
  4. ^ "LL Cool J Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Rap Songs for LL Cool J. Retrieved March 20, 2012.
  5. ^ "Chart Track". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved March 24, 2012.
  6. ^ "Archive Chart" UK Singles Chart. Retrieved March 24, 2012.

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