Air Force Ones (song)

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"Air Force Ones"
Nelly Air Force Ones.jpg
Single by Nelly featuring Kyjuan, Ali and Murphy Lee
from the album Nellyville
ReleasedNovember 7, 2002
FormatCD single
Recorded2002/Spring 2002
LengthMain Version 5:04
Single Mix 4:30
LabelUniversal Records
Songwriter(s)Nelly, Murphy Lee, Ali, Kyjuan
Nelly singles chronology
"Air Force Ones"
"Work It"

"Air Force Ones" is a song written and performed by the American rapper Nelly, from his Nellyville album that was released on November 7, 2002. The song was the third Top 5 hit from Nellyville on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, peaking at #3. Its video, whose exteriors were shot at the SE corner of Delmar and Westgate in University City, Missouri, featured St. Louis professional athletes Marshall Faulk, Torry Holt, D'Marco Farr, Ray Lankford, and Ozzie Smith, and hip hop artists Big Tymers and WC (rapper).


In the song, Nelly and the St. Lunatics purchase Nike Air Force Ones.


The official remix was included on Nelly's remix album, Da Derrty Versions: The Reinvention, & David Banner's album, MTA2: Baptized in Dirty Water and features the St. Lunatics on the 1st part of the chorus, David Banner, & 8Ball of 8Ball & MJG. David Banner is also the producer of the remix.

Track listing[edit]

[1] US Promo

  • 1 Air Force Ones [Clean Radio Edit] 4:31
  • 2 Air Force Ones [Clean Album Version] 5:04
  • 3 Air Force Ones [Instrumental] 5:04


Chart (2002) Peak[1]
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 3
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks 4
U.S. Billboard Hot Rap Tracks 1


  1. ^ "Air Force Ones - Kyjuan". Billboard. Retrieved January 29, 2010.