"She Will" is a song by American rapper Lil Wayne, released as the fourth single from his ninth studio album, Tha Carter IV. The song features Canadian rapper Drake. It was released as a digital download and has been added to rhythmic radio stations on August 16, 2011 in the U.S. It was certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America for sales exceeding 3,000,000 copies on October 28, 2011.
On August 7, 2011, a video of a recording session of the song was released with Lil Wayne previewing his verse to Drake on Skype. It was directed by DJ Scoob Doo and later on was showcased on MTV News. The song previously was to be titled "Maybe She Will", and was originally by Drake andfeatured a verse from Rick Ross, but after hearing the song, Lil Wayne asked Drake to have it.
"She Will" receive mostly positive reviews and was described as a highlight from Lil Wayne's "Tha Carter IV." Lil Wayne's lyrical performance was complimented, but many critics praised Drake's chorus on the song.
On August 18, 2011, It debuted on the U.S. BillboardHot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart at #48 and eventually ascended to #1. In its first week, it sold 255,000 digital copies, debuting at #3 on the Billboard Hot 100. This made it the highest charting single from the album thus far, as well as Wayne's second highest charting song as a lead artist, behind "Lollipop" The song also topped the Digital songs chart on the week of September 3rd selling 255,000 digital sales. It was certified triple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America for sales of 3,450,000 meaning selling over 3 million copiess on October 28, 2011.
There are two official remixes. The first features a third verse from Rick Ross. This verse was from the original version of the song recorded by Drake. The second remix features a verse from T.I. replacing the first verse, along with new ad-libs from Lil Wayne.