Pick It Up (song)

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"Pick It Up"
Single by Redman
from the album Muddy Waters
B-side Yesh Yesh Y'all
Released May 13, 1997
Format 12", Vinyl
Genre Hip hop, East Coast hip hop
Length 3:59
Label Def Jam
Producer(s) Erick Sermon[1]
Redman singles chronology
"Whateva Man"
(1997)
"Pick It Up"
(1997)
"Full Cooperation"
(1998)

"Pick It Up" is a song by American hip-hop artist Redman recorded for his third album Muddy Waters (1996). The song was released as the third and final single for the album on May 13, 1997.

Background[edit]

The song contains a sample of Le Pamplemouse's "Gimme What You Got."[2]

Track listing[edit]

12", Vinyl
  1. "Pick It Up" (Radio) - 3:55
  2. "Pick It Up" (LP Version) - 3:59
  3. "Pick It Up" (Instrumental) - 3:59
  4. "Yesh Yesh Y'all" (Radio) - 3:55
  5. "Yesh Yesh Y'all" (Instrumental) - 3:59

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1997)[3] Peak
position
U.S. Hot Dance Music/Maxi-Singles Sales 10
U.S. Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks 69
U.S. Hot Rap Singles 50

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Redman - Pick It Up (Vinyl) at Discogs". Discogs. Retrieved 2011-02-03. 
  2. ^ "Rap Sample FAQ - Quick FAQ Search: Redman". The-Breaks.com. Retrieved 02-03-2011. 
  3. ^ "allmusic ((( Muddy Waters > Charts & Awards > Billboard Singles )))". Allmusic. Retrieved 2011-02-03. 

External links[edit]

"Pick It Up" Music video on YouTube