Bring Em Out (song)

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"Bring Em Out"
Single by T.I.
from the album Urban Legend
B-side "U Don't Know Me"
Released October 19, 2004
Format CD single, Digital download
Genre Hip hop, Southern hip hop
Length 3:36
Label Grand Hustle, Atlantic
Writer(s) C. Harris, S. Carter, K. Dean, R. Bell, L. Chambers, K. Gamble
Producer(s) Swizz Beatz
T.I. singles chronology
"Let's Get Away"
"Bring Em Out"
"U Don't Know Me"

"Bring Em Out" is a song by American hip hop recording artist T.I., released as the lead single from his third studio album Urban Legend. The song, produced by Swizz Beatz, contains a vocal sample from Jay-Z's "What More Can I Say" from The Black Album. "Bring Em Out" became T.I.'s first Top 10 single, peaking at number nine on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Music video[edit]

The music video for "Bring Em Out" was directed by Fats Cats and was shot in Atlanta. DJ Drama, Jazze Pha and Swizz Beatz made cameo appearances in the video. It features T.I. on a tour bus as well as him performing on a stage for a crowd of fans. At the end of the video, a snippet of "U Don't Know Me" plays briefly.


The song was featured extensively during the 2006 NBA Finals as the theme song for the Miami Heat during player introductions. T.I. performed the song on an episode of The O.C., titled "Return of The Nana". The instrumental version of this song appears on promotions for G4's week-long TV special "Top 100 Video Games of All Time" set to premiere on July 11, 2012.

Single track listing[edit]


1. "Bring 'Em Out [Amended]"
2. "Bring 'Em Out [Explicit]"
3. "Bring 'Em Out [Instrumental]"


1. "U Don't Know Me [Amended]"
2. "U Don't Know Me [Explicit]"
3. "U Don't Know Me [Instrumental]"


Chart (2004) Peak
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[1] 59
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 9
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[3] 6
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[4] 4


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[5] Gold 500,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ "T.I.: Artist Chart History" Official Charts Company. Retrieved May 24, 2013.
  2. ^ "T.I. – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for T.I.. Retrieved May 24, 2013.
  3. ^ "T.I. – Chart history" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for T.I.. Retrieved May 24, 2013.
  4. ^ "T.I. – Chart history" Billboard Hot Rap Songs for T.I.. Retrieved May 24, 2013.
  5. ^ "American single certifications – T.I. – Bring Em Out". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved September 29, 2014.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH