Hot Damn (song)

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"Hot Damn"
Single by The Clipse featuring Ab-Liva, Rosco P. Coldchain & Pharrell
from the album Clones
Released April 29, 2003
Format Digital download
Recorded 2002
Genre Hip-hop, Jazz rap
Label Star Trak/Arista
Writer(s) Rennard East, Chad Hugo, Amin Porter, Terrence Thornton, Gene Thornton, Pharrell Williams
Producer(s) The Neptunes
Clipse singles chronology
"Ma, I Don't Love Her"
"Hot Damn"
"Mr. Me Too"

"Hot Damn" is a 2003 single by The Clipse from The Neptunes' compilation album Clones, it features rappers Ab-Liva, Rosco P. Coldchain & co-producer Pharrell.

The beat has a jazzy tune composed with saxophones and drums. It was produced by The Neptunes. The original version of the song was "Cot' Damn." which was featured on their album Lord Willin'. "Hot Damn" features a sample from another Neptunes song "What Happened to That Boy".

The song was originally titled "God Damn" but it was changed under the advice of the record label, who believed that "nobody in the bible belt would play it". It has new lyrics on the track, which are different from the original.


Chart (2003) Peak
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[1] 58


  1. ^ "Clipse – Chart history" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for Clipse. Retrieved January 2, 2015.