Playa Cardz Right

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"Playa Cardz Right"
Single by Keyshia Cole featuring Tupac
from the album A Different Me and Pac's Life
Released October 21, 2008 (2008-10-21)
Length 4:53
Label Geffen
Keyshia Cole singles chronology
"Game's Pain"
"Playa Cardz Right"
"You Complete Me"
Tupac singles chronology
"Pac's Life"
"Playa Cardz Right"

"Playa Cardz Right" is a song by American R&B recording artist Keyshia Cole. The song features late rapper 2Pac and was originally included on his sixth posthumously released album Pac's Life (2006), with most of his vocals initially recorded for his fifth studio album All Eyez on Me (1996). Cole's reworked version, produced by Ron Fair and Carvin & Ivan for Karma Productions, was released as the lead single from her third album A Different Me (2008).

The music video premiered on BET's Access Granted on October 30, 2008.[citation needed]

Original version and remixes[edit]

The song was originally produced by Johnny J and features Hurt-M-Badd,[1] Big Syke, Mopreme Shakur, Yaki Kadafi & E.D.I.. It can be found on numerous 2Pac mixtapes. It can also be found on Mopreme Shakur's mixtape Evolution Of A Thug Life N.I.G.G.A. Vol. 1.1., omitting Yaki Kadafi & E.D.I..'s verses. There is another version of the original version that leaked online & mixtapes, that version replaces Hurt-M-Badd with singer Michel'le.

There is a remix that features 2Pac's friend & Outlawz member Hussein Fatal with Keyshia Cole & 2Pac. As a part of an iTunes download for Cole's album A Different Me, a no-rap version was released as a bonus track. Omitting 2Pac's vocals, it featured a new lead verse by Cole.


Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 63
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[3] 9


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