No Ceilings

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No Ceilings
Mixtape by Lil Wayne
Released October 31, 2009
Length 72:34
Label Young Money, Cash Money
Lil Wayne chronology
Dedication 3
(2008)
No Ceilings
(2009)
Sorry 4 the Wait
(2011)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Robert Christgau (A-)[1]
Consequence of Sound 3.5/5 stars[2]
Pitchfork Media (7.7/10)[3]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[4]

No Ceilings is a mixtape by rap artist Lil Wayne. It was scheduled to be released on October 31, 2009, but was leaked before the official date. No Ceilings was officially released on October 31 (Halloween), with 4 additional tracks. The mixtape is available as a free and legal download[5] and it generally received positive reviews from critics.

Background[edit]

Lil Wayne had two tracks, "Wasted" and "Swag Surf," both of which were recorded and leaked onto the internet on October 11. These were followed by "Run This Town" on October 25. The majority of the mixtape was leaked out to the public on multiple websites October 26, 2009. The mixtape contains various freestyles over popular rap and R&B songs' instrumentals and features current artists from his Young Money label including Nicki Minaj, Short Dawg, Gudda Gudda, Shanell, Jae Millz, and Tyga. It was officially released on weareyoungmoney.com via a live Ustream[6][7][8][9] video and included higher quality audio as well as 4 additional tracks. The song "Single" was released on May 11, 2010 as a single on iTunes titled "I'm Single", and has charted on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. A video for the track has been shot. The single was also released on Wayne's I Am Not a Human Being album. The song "No Ceilings" was released to iTunes under the title Pop That on the "Loyalty EP" which also included Birdman's new single "Loyalty" which featured Tyga and Lil Wayne.[10]

Track listing[edit]

# Title Length Producer Featured guest(s) Instrumentals/Samples
1 "Swag Surf" 4:10 K.E. on the Track
2 "Ice Cream" 3:25 2Much
3 "D.O.A." 4:32 No I.D. Jay-Z
4 "Skit #1" 1:18 Gudda Gudda
  • "Always Love You" by Gudda Gudda
5 "Wasted" 4:13 FATBOI
6 "Watch My Shoes" 4:39 Mouse On Tha Track
  • "Watch My Shoes" by 3 Deep
7 "Break Up" 3:48 Bangladesh Short Dawg & Gudda Gudda
8 "Banned From T.V." 2:54 Swizz Beatz
9 "Throw It In the Bag" 2:55 Shatek
10 "That's All I Have" 3:55 Polow da Don Tyga & Shanell
11 "Skit #2" 1:39 Shanell
  • "Save Me" by Shanell
12 "Wayne On Me" 4:15 The Legendary Traxster Shanell
13 "I'm Good" 2:26 MonstaBeatz Lucci Lou
14 "Poke Her Face" 2:16 Kanye West Jae Millz
15 "Run This Town" 2:49 Kanye West, No I.D..
16 "I Got No Ceilings" 3:46 David Guetta Mack Maine
17 "Skit End" 1:36 David Guetta
18 "No Ceilings (Pop That)" 3:58 Cool & Dre Birdman
19 "Oh Let's Do It" 3:46 L-Don Beatz
20 "I'm Single" 5:33 Noah "40" Shebib, Omen (co.)
21 "Sweet Dreams" 4:47 Jim Jonsin, Wayne Wilkins, Rico Love, Beyoncé Knowles Beyoncé & Nicki Minaj

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