Lights, Camera, Action!

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"Lights, Camera, Action!"
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Single by Mr. Cheeks featuring Missy Elliott, P. Diddy & Petey Pablo
from the album John P. Kelly
Released August 12, 2001
Format CD
Recorded 2001
Genre Hip hop
Length 4:21
Label Universal
Songwriter(s) Terrance Kelly
Producer(s) Bink
Mr. Cheeks featuring Missy Elliott, P. Diddy & Petey Pablo singles chronology
"Lights, Camera, Action!"
"Friday Night"

"Lights, Camera, Action!"
"Friday Night"

"Lights, Camera, Action!" was the lead single from Mr. Cheeks' debut album, John P. Kelly. The song was released in August 2001 and produced by Bink, who used a sample of "Keep on Truckin'" by Eddie Kendricks. The song became Mr. Cheeks' first and only major hit as a solo artist, reaching No. 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 and topping the R&B charts for one week.

The official remix featured Missy Elliott, P. Diddy and Petey Pablo, this version appeared on the XXX soundtrack.

Single track listing[edit]

  1. "Lights, Camera, Action!" (LP Version)- 4:28
  2. "Lights, Camera, Action!" (Remix)- 4:06
  3. "Lights, Camera, Action!" (Radio Edit)- 3:44
  4. "Lights, Camera, Action!" (Explicit)- 3:44
  5. "Lights, Camera, Action!" (Instrumental)- 4:03


Peak positions[edit]

Chart (2002) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 14
US Billboard Hot 100 Airplay 22
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[2] 1
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[3] 1
US R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay (Billboard)[4] 6
US Rhythmic (Billboard)[5] 25

Year-End Charts[edit]

End of year chart (2002) Position
Billboard Hot 100[6] 49
Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks[7] 9
Billboard Hot Rap Singles[8] 13