"Ruff Ryders' Anthem" is a song by American hip hop recording artist DMX, released as the fourth single from his debut studio album (1998). It ranks at #79 on It's Dark and Hell Is Hot VH1's 100 Greatest Songs of Hip Hop. In the U.S. it peaked at #93 on the Billboard Hot 100. [1 ]
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produced by a then unknown record producer, Swizz Beatz. Instrumentally, it was famous for the catchy sitar looping sound. The song was released in 1998 as a B-Side to " Slippin'". The song is one of DMX's best known singles.
DJ Clue Remix [ edit ]
Ruff Ryders' Anthem (Remix)" features DMX, Jadakiss, Styles P, Drag-On, & Eve; and was released in 1999 as the third and final single from Clue's solo debut, (1998). The Professional The remix charted on [4 ] and was later on featured in Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Grand Theft Auto Liberty City Stories in the station "The Liberty Jam".
progressive metal band Delusions of Grandeur released a cover of "Ruff Ryders' Anthem" on June 16, 2014. A free download is available on their Bandcamp website. [5 ]
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