Get Me Home (song)

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"Get Me Home"
Foxy Brown Get Me Home.jpg
Single by Foxy Brown featuring Blackstreet
from the album Ill Na Na
B-side The Promise[1]
Released September 15, 1996[2]
Format 12" single, vinyl, CD single, cassette[2]
Recorded 1996
Genre Hip hop, R&B
Length 3:50
Label Def Jam
Songwriter(s) Shawn Carter, Ronald Broomfield, Horton[3]
Producer(s) Trackmasters[2]
Foxy Brown singles chronology
"Touch Me, Tease Me"
(1996) Touch Me, Tease Me1996
"Get Me Home"
(1996) Get Me Home1996
"I'll Be"
(1997) I'll Be1997

"Get Me Home" is the first single from Foxy Brown's debut album Ill Na Na. The song peaked at number 42 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 charts and number 10 on the U.S. Billboard R&B charts.

The song features R&B male group Blackstreet. The music video for the song (directed by Hype Williams and premiered in November 1996[4]) was in heavy rotation on television music video channels. The song was produced by production duo Trackmasters. Also, the song was sampled from Eugene Wilde's 1984 single, "Gotta Get You Home Tonight".

Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (1996) Peak
position
Europe (European Hot 100 Singles)[5] 69
France (SNEP)[6] 44
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[7] 15
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[8] 15
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[9] 8
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[10] 56
UK R&B (Official Charts Company)[11] 2
UK Dance (Official Charts Company)[12] 2
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[13] 11
US R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay (Billboard)[14] 10
US Radio Songs (Billboard)[15] 42
US Rhythmic (Billboard)[16] 11

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (1997) Position
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[17] 28

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Foxy Brown CD Singles, Foxy Brown CDs, Buy Rare Foxy Brown CDs". Mattscdsingles.com. Retrieved 2012-10-16.
  2. ^ a b c "Foxy Brown - Get Me Home (CD) at Discogs". Discogs.com. Retrieved 2012-10-16.
  3. ^ Thomas, Stephen (1996-11-19). "Ill Na Na - Foxy Brown : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-10-16.
  4. ^ "Foxy Brown - 'Get me home'". MVDBase.com (video). ASG. 1998–2017. Retrieved 29 January 2017.
  5. ^ "Euro Chart Hot 100" (PDF). Music & Media. 1997-03-15. p. 13. Retrieved June 21, 2018.
  6. ^ "Lescharts.com – FOXY BROWN FEAT. BLACKSTREET – GET ME HOME" (in French). Les classement single. Retrieved 2018-03-25.
  7. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – week 14, 1997" (in Dutch). Dutch Top 40 Retrieved March 25, 2018.
  8. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – FOXY BROWN FEAT. BLACKSTREET – GET ME HOME" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 2018-03-25.
  9. ^ "Charts.nz – FOXY BROWN FEAT. BLACKSTREET – GET ME HOME". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved 2018-03-25.
  10. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2018-03-25.
  11. ^ "Official R&B Singles Chart Top 40". Official Charts Company. Retrieved March 25, 2018.
  12. ^ "Official Dance Singles Chart Top 40". Official Charts Company. Retrieved March 25,2018.
  13. ^ "Foxy Brown: Artist Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved March 25, 2018.
  14. ^ "Foxy-Brown Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay)". Billboard. Retrieved March 25, 2018.
  15. ^ "Foxy-Brown Chart History (Radio Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved March 25, 2018.
  16. ^ "Foxy-Brown Chart History (Rhythmic)". Billboard. Retrieved March 25, 2018.
  17. ^ "End of Year Charts 1997". Recorded Music NZ. Retrieved December 4, 2017.

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