Got Your Money

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"Got Your Money"
Ol' Dirty Bastard - Got Your Money.jpg
Single by Ol' Dirty Bastard featuring Kelis
from the album Nigga Please
Released August 24, 1999
Recorded 1999
Genre comedy hip hop
Length 4:01
Label Elektra
Producer(s) The Neptunes
Ol' Dirty Bastard singles chronology
"Got Your Money"

"Got Your Money"
Kelis singles chronology
"Got Your Money"
(1999) Got Your Money1999
"Caught Out There"
(1999) Caught Out There1999

"Got Your Money" is a single by American hip-hop artist Ol' Dirty Bastard, taken from his second full-length LP Nigga Please. The song's chorus is sung by American R&B singer Kelis who makes her first appearance on record. Both the single and the album were released on Elektra Records in 1999. The song was produced by The Neptunes. It was also the only single released from Nigga Please. Listed at number 255 on NMEs 500 greatest songs of all time. This was the last top 10 hit single by Ol' Dirty Bastard that was released before his death on November 13, 2004.

In 2012, a parody of the song was made by ADHD called "Where You Hide Your Money" with 2012 Republican presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, as the subject of the song.[1][2] In 2013 and 2014, an altered version of the song appeared in a television commercial for Boost Mobile,[3] and in 2015, a trailer for the film Get Hard.

Music video[edit]

The music video for "Got Your Money" uses footage from the 1975 blaxploitation film Dolemite. No new footage of ODB was filmed for the video. Footage of ODB was taken from the 1995 music video for "Shimmy Shimmy Ya".

It also features Kelis, with Beverly Peele and Tangi Miller as backup dancers.[4][5]

Pitchfork Media included it in its list of Top 50 Music Videos of the 1990s.[6]

Track listing[edit]

CD single[edit]

  1. "Got Your Money" (Amended Version) – 4:03
  2. "Got Your Money" (Instrumental) – 4:02
  3. "Got Your Money" (A cappella) – 4:02
  4. "I Can't Wait" (Amended Version) – 4:03
  5. "I Can't Wait" (Instrumental) – 4:02
  6. "I Can't Wait" (A cappella) – 3:39
  7. "Cold Blooded" (Amended Version) – 3:36

12" single[edit]

  1. "Got Your Money" (Amended Version) – 4:03
  2. "Got Your Money" (Original Version) – 4:03
  3. "Got Your Money" (Instrumental) – 4:02


Chart (1999–2000) Peak
France (SNEP)[7] 82
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[8] 96
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[9] 11
US Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs 19
US Billboard Hot 100 26


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[10] Silver 200,000^

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


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