Get Silly

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"Get Silly"
V.I.C GetSilly.jpg
Single by V.I.C.
from the album Beast
Released February 14, 2008 (2008-02-14)
Format Digital download
Recorded August 2007
Genre Snap
Length 3:50
Label Warner Bros.
Writer(s)
Producer(s)
V.I.C. singles chronology
- "Get Silly"
(2008)
"Wobble"
(2008)
Music video
"Get Silly" on YouTube

"Get Silly" is a song by American rapper V.I.C. from his album Beast, produced by Mr. Collipark, Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, and The Package Store. "Get Silly" was certified Gold by the RIAA on November 13, 2008 for sales of over 500,000.

Music video[edit]

The video features V.I.C. and Soulja Boy Tell 'Em "getting silly". It premiered on BET's 106 & Park on February 14, 2008 and was added to his official YouTube channel on February 26, 2008. A video by V.I.C. teaching the "Get Silly" dance appeared a few weeks later.[citation needed]

Remix[edit]

The official remix, featuring Soulja Boy Tell 'Em, Bun B, E-40, Unk, Polow da Don, and Jermaine Dupri is the final track on the album Beast and is a digital download single. The extended version of the remix features additional verses by Arab, Big Kuntry King, Bubba Sparxxx, Pitbull, and Tex James. An alternative version of the extended rem features a verse by Jay Rock in place of Pitbull.[1]

Lil Wayne released a freestyle in late November 2008 for his mixtape Dedication 3, the song is titled "Get Bizzy" and features Gudda Gudda. Nicki Minaj made a freestyle in 2009 which is featured on her mixtape Beam Me Up Scotty.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 29
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[3] 13
US Mainstream Top 40 (Billboard)[4] 36
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[5] 5

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[6] Gold 500,000double-dagger

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Get Silly (Mr. Collipark Extended Remix)". iTunes Store. Apple. July 29, 2008. Retrieved July 12, 2012. 
  2. ^ "V.I.C. – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for V.I.C.. Retrieved February 14, 2012.
  3. ^ "V.I.C. – Chart history" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for V.I.C.. Retrieved February 14, 2012.
  4. ^ "V.I.C. – Chart history" Billboard Pop Songs for V.I.C.. Retrieved February 14, 2012.
  5. ^ "V.I.C. – Chart history" Billboard Hot Rap Songs for V.I.C.. Retrieved February 14, 2012.
  6. ^ "American single certifications – V.I.C. – Get Silly". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH