We Right Here

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"We Right Here"
Single by DMX
from the album The Great Depression
Released August 14, 2001
Format 12-inch single
Recorded 2000
Genre East Coast hip hop
Length 4:29
Label Ruff Ryders, Def Jam
Writer(s) Earl Simmons
Producer(s) Black Key
DMX singles chronology
"No Sunshine"
(2001)
"We Right Here"
(2001)
"Who We Be"
(2001)

We Right Here is a song by American hip hop recording artist DMX, released as the first single from his fourth album The Great Depression (2001).

Song Info[edit]

Production[edit]

The song shows the use of Pro Tools ability to create voice masking and voice doubling, with the fact that DMX does his vocals on the microphone, and then does them over the top of his previous audio track, to create a hazed, mellow sound, much like that of someone rapping with a 40 a Day voice.

Music Video[edit]

The music video was shot in his birth city of Baltimore, Maryland (unlike previous videos shot in New York City), and contains cameo appearances from The LOX.

In Popular Culture[edit]

Chart Performances[edit]

Chart (2001) [1] Peak
Position
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 43
U.S. Billboard Hot Rap Singles 8
German Singles Chart 62

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