Single by Birdman featuring Lil Wayne, Future, Mack Maine and Nicki Minaj
from the album
Rich Gang: Flashy Lifestyle
B-side "Fly Rich"
March 12, 2013
Cash Money, Young Money, Republic
Dwayne Carter, Nayvadius Cash, Noel Fisher, Onika Maraj, Jermaine Preyan, Bryan Williams, Joshua Luellen, Bart Simmons
Tapout" is a song by American group Rich Gang on their YMCMB compilation album featuring YMCMB's Rich Gang: Flashy Lifestyle Birdman, Nicki Minaj, Mack Maine, and Lil Wayne. It also features Future. The song serves as the lead single from the compilation album. It was written by Dwayne Carter, Nayvadius Cash, Noel Fisher, Onika Maraj, Jermaine Preyan, Bryan Williams, Joshua Luellen and Bart Simmons. The song was produced by Southside & TM88 of 808 Mafia. The song was released on March 12, 2013, and was available for digital download on March 19. A music video was shoot on March 12.
Background [ edit ]
Birdman confirmed the release of the song on March 12, 2013,
and was released that day as planned. [1 ] The song premiered on Hot 97 with Funkmaster Flex on March 12, 2013. It was officially released as a digital download on March 19, 2013. [2 ] The song was available as a digital download in UK on March 24, [3 ] and in France on March 25. [4 ] [5 ]
Composition [ edit ]
The song was written by Dwayne Carter, Nayvadius Cash, Noel Fisher, Onika Maraj, Jermaine Preyan, Bryan Williams, Joshua Luellen and Bart Simmons.
Music video [ edit ]
Nicki Minaj confirmed a video shoot on March 11, 2013 but it was unknown for what song.
Birdman confirmed on his Twitter that the video shoot was for "Tapout". [7 ] It was shot by [1 ] Hannah Lux Davis on March 12, 2013.
Release History [ edit ]
[3 ] March 19, 2013
[4 ] March 24, 2013
[5 ] March 25, 2013
References [ edit ]
^ a b Twitter: Tapout song 2day and video shoot 2day... Richgang YMCMB Retrieved March 12, 2013.
^ Twitter: RT @GhostZoneMedia: @1future #YMCMB | @BirdMan5Star - Tap Out [Feat @LilTunechi, @1Future, @MackMaine & @NickiMinaj http://www.ghostzonemedia.com/birdman-tapout-feat-lil-wayne-birdman-future-mack-maine-nicki-minaj/ …
^ a b iTunes: Tapout (Explicit Version) Retrieved March 19, 2013.
^ a b iTunes (UK): Tapout (feat. Lil Wayne, Birdman, Mack Maine, Nicki Minaj & Future) - Single Retrieved March 25, 2013.
^ a b iTunes (FR): Tapout (feat. Lil Wayne, Birdman, Mack Maine, Nicki Minaj & Future) - Single Retrieved March 25, 2013.
^ All Music: Rich Gang - Tapout Retrieved March 25, 2013.
^ Twitter: Video shoot today, video shoot tmrw... Retrieved March 12, 2013.
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