Splash Waterfalls

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"Splash Waterfalls"
Single by Ludacris featuring Sandy Coffee
from the album Chicken-n-Beer
Released January 17, 2004
Format Maxi single, digital download, 12"
Recorded 2003
Genre Porn rap, southern hip hop
Length 4:50 (Album version)
4:30 ("Whatever You Want" remix)
Label Disturbing tha Peace, Def Jam
Writer(s) Christopher Bridges, Michael Guy, Lawrence Mizell, Carl Wheeler, D'wayne Wiggins
Producer(s) Icedrake
Ludacris singles chronology
"Stand Up"
(2003)
"Splash Waterfalls"
(2003)
"Yeah!"
(2004)

"Splash Waterfalls" the second single from Ludacris' album Chicken-n-Beer. The song features Miami–native media personality Sandy Coffee,[1] who responds to Ludacris' verses. The song describes a desired love between two people, continually contrasting intimate romantic scenarios with more sexually explicit ones. Its video and song content resembles another famous Ludacris single called "What's Your Fantasy", with its explicit lyrics and adult-like content. In the radio/music video version's lyrics, "touch me" replaces the explicit version's "fuck me".

Remix[edit]

The official remix, "Splash Waterfalls (Whatever You Want Remix)", sampling Tony! Toni! Toné!'s "Whatever You Want", was released and features Sandy Coffee and Raphael Saadiq. The song was produced by The Trak Starz.

Music video[edit]

In the video, Ludacris appears in a background of cold, blue mountains that resemble a utopia[2] with Sandy Coffee singing "Make love to me" and "Touch me" every time Luda raps a verse accompanied with "Say it" and "What?", along with Luda's previous videos, it alludes to the song's lyrics. Midway through the video, the song cuts out and the "Whatever You Want" remix of the song plays for the rest of the video, with Raphael Saadiq appearing. Malaysia Pargo, future wife of Jannero Pargo and co-star of Basketball Wives LA, is among the women featured in the latter half of the video.

Reception[edit]

Performance[edit]

"Splash Waterfalls" performed very well on the charts. Its ranking at peak position were all in the Top Ten,[3] including a #6 placing on the Billboard Hot 100.

Chart Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 6
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks 2
U.S. Billboard Hot Rap Tracks 3
U.S. Billboard Rhythmic Top 40 5
U.S. Billboard Top 40 Tracks 25

Composers[edit]

The composers of the song are:[4]

  • Guy, M.
  • Mizell, L.
  • Bridges, C

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Me - Live With Sandy Coffee". Live with Sandy Coffee. Retrieved 2013-04-25. 
  2. ^ "Splash Waterfalls Video". Retrieved 2006-12-05. 
  3. ^ "Chicken and Beer song positions". Archived from the original on 2007-03-09. Retrieved 2006-12-05. 
  4. ^ "Splash Waterfalls:Composers". Archived from the original on 2007-03-09. Retrieved 2006-12-05. 

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