Shot Caller

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"Shot Caller"
Single by French Montana featuring Charlie Rock
Released January 10, 2012
Format Digital download
Recorded 2011
Genre Hip hop
Length 2:59
Label Bad Boy, Interscope
Writer(s) Karim Kharbouch, Charlie Jimenez
Producer(s) Harry Fraud
French Montana chronology
"Shot Caller"
(2012)
"Stay Schemin'"
(2012)
Charlie Rock singles chronology
"Shot Caller"
(2012)

"Shot Caller" is a song by American hip hop recording artist French Montana, released on January 10, 2012 as his commercial debut single. The song features fellow rapper Charlie Rock and was produced by American music producer Harry Fraud.[1]

Background[edit]

"Shot Caller" contains a sample of A Theme for L.A.'s Team from the Thomas Bell Orchestra.[2]

Music video[edit]

On August 18, 2011, the music video was filmed for "Shot Caller" which features model Yaris Sanchez and guest appearances by Fat Joe and Waka Flocka Flame.[3] On December 8, 2011, the music video was released.[4]

Remix[edit]

Shortly after the song's debut, French Montana released the official remix, featuring guest appearances from Rick Ross, Diddy and Charlie Rock.[5] On January 30, 2013, the music video was filmed for the "Shot Caller" (Remix).[6] On February 21, 2012, the music video was released.[7]

Track listing[edit]

Digital Single
No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Shot Caller" (featuring Charlie Rock) Karim Kharbouch, Charlie Jimenez Harry Fraud 2:59

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100 124
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard) 39
US Rap Songs (Billboard) 23

References[edit]

  1. ^ "iTunes - Music - Shot Caller (feat. Charlie Rock) - Single by French Montana". Itunes.apple.com. 2012-01-10. Retrieved 2013-06-12. 
  2. ^ "French Montana f. Charlie Rock - Shot Caller Sample". whosampled. 
  3. ^ "GTV! On The Set: French Montana "Shot Caller" Video Shoot". YouTube. 2011-08-22. Retrieved 2013-06-12. 
  4. ^ "Video: French Montana - Shot Caller [Dirty Version]". Worldstarhiphop.com. 2011-12-08. Retrieved 2013-06-12. 
  5. ^ "French Montana f. Rick Ross, Diddy & Charlie Rock - Shot Caller Remix". hiphopdx. November 24, 2011. 
  6. ^ "French Montana Shoots ‘Shot Caller’ Video With Rick Ross, Diddy". Rapfix.mtv.com. 2012-01-29. Retrieved 2013-06-12. 
  7. ^ "Video: French Montana (Feat. Diddy & Rick Ross) - Shot Caller Remix". Worldstarhiphop.com. 2012-02-21. Retrieved 2013-06-12. 

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