Appetite for Destruction (song)

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"Appetite for Destruction"
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Single by N.W.A
from the album Niggaz4Life
Released 1991
Format CD
Genre Gangsta rap, West Coast hip hop
Length 3:22
Label Ruthless/Priority
Songwriter(s) Eazy-E, Lorenzo Patterson, Tracy Curry, Jerry Long, Jr.
Producer(s) Dr. Dre, DJ Yella
N.W.A singles chronology
"Alwayz into Somethin'"
(1991) Alwayz into Somethin'1991
"Appetite for Destruction "
(1991) Appetite for Destruction1991
"The Dayz Of Wayback"
(1991) The Dayz Of Wayback1991

"Appetite for Destruction" is a single by American hip hop group, N.W.A, from their 1991 album, Niggaz4Life. It was the first of two singles from the album, with "Alwayz Into Somethin'" succeeding it. The song also appeared on The Best of N.W.A: The Strength of Street Knowledge. The music video featured members of N.W.A robbing a bank in a 1920s setting.

In popular culture[edit]

The song is featured in the video game Grand Theft Auto V as part of the West Coast Classics radio station.[1]


  1. ^ Martin, Matt (November 18, 2014). "Here's all 162 new songs in the refreshed GTA 5 soundtrack". VG247. Retrieved September 6, 2016.