"Speakers Going Hammer" is the third official single from The DeAndre Way by American rapper Soulja Boy. The song features production by Boi-1da. The song was released to iTunes on October 19, 2010. The song peaked at #48 on the Billboard Hot R&B & Hip-Hop Songs chart. Artists including T-Pain, Pusha T and Royce da 5'9" have remixed the track.
The track showcases Soulja Boy's style as he raps about how loud his audio pumps. It finds the rapper exhibiting the same pop sensibility fans have come to know. Soulja Boy stated Interscope head Jimmy Iovine and Hip Hop mogul Kanye West really liked the track which drove him to release it as a single.
The track was described by Rap-Up as having a "burping bass line and horn-peppered instrumental." DJBooth.net described the track as being "backed by Boi-1da string stabs and fingersnaps." Sara D. Anderson of AOL Radio stated the track is "backed by crescendoing sirens and synth-laden staccato backbeats."
Music video 
The music video was released November 26, 2010 and was directed by Gil Green.
Live performances 
The first performance of "Speakers Going Hammer" occurred at the Beats By Dr. Dre headphone product launch in Manhattan on October 9, 2010. The song was performed live at the 2010 BET Hip Hop Awards. Another performance happened on Lopez Tonight. He also performed the song on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on November 11, 2010. Speakers Going Hammer was performed on Sims 3 on the Hip Hop station.
Release history 
||October 19, 2010
|November 23, 2010
- ^ Connecting to the iTunes Store
- ^ Soulja Boy f. T-Pain - Speakers Going Hammer Rmx | New Hip Hop Music & All The New Rap Songs 2011 | HipHop DX
- ^ Featured : Rhapsody
- ^ a b Soulja Boy - Speakers Going Hammer - Listen
- ^ A Long Convo With... Soulja Boy Tell'Em - ThisIs50.com
- ^ Rap-Up.com || New Music: Soulja Boy – ‘Speakers Going Hammer’
- ^ Soulja Boy, 'Speakers Going Hammer' - New Song - AOL Radio Blog
- ^ "Speakers Going Hammer" video
- ^ http://www.vibe.com/souljaboy/soulja-boy-performs-speakers-going-hammer-for-the-first-time-live&sa=U&ei=ZvbqTM6oKoWasAPAsOj9Dg&ved=0CBMQFjABOBQ&usg=AFQjCNEyzB58cjlj-hrmVB9a-jUOqYMqZg
- ^ http://www.worldstarhiphop.com/videos/video.php%3Fv%3DwshhWJlzEz9P7C6f8ypB&sa=U&ei=XfHqTMLWNJO4sQOy18WwCw&ved=0CBMQFjABOAo&usg=AFQjCNGj6MnC30FE8R2hXlIqiC2RFm5QzA
- ^ http://gossiponthis.com/2010/11/12/soulja-boy-speakers-going-hammer-jay-leno/&sa=U&ei=YOzqTJeUDY72tgOy44SxCw&ved=0CB4QFjAD&usg=AFQjCNE8xzQbFDUG7_4SneJoAPcgutMWZw
- ^ http://www.hiphoppress.com/2010/09/flo-rida-travie-mccoy-3oh3-kelly-rowland-and-more-partner-with-ea-on-the-soundtrack-for-the-sims-3.html
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