Magnificent (Rick Ross song)

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Rick Ross Magnificent Single Cover.jpg
Single by Rick Ross featuring John Legend
from the album Deeper Than Rap
Released February 24, 2009
Format Single
Recorded 2009
Genre Hip hop, Mafioso rap, R&B
Length 4:19
Label Maybach, Slip-n-Slide, Def Jam
Songwriter(s) Erik Ortiz, John Stephens, Angela Bofill, Jeffrey Cohen, Narada Michael Walden
Producer(s) J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League
Rick Ross singles chronology
"Mafia Music"
"What It Is"
"Mafia Music"
"What It Is"
John Legend singles chronology
"If You're Out There"
(2008) If You're Out There2008
(2009) Magnificent2009
"Everybody Knows"
(2009) Everybody Knows2009

"Magnificent" is the first official single from Rick Ross's third album Deeper Than Rap. It features John Legend and is produced by J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League. The song samples "Gotta Make It Up To You" by Angela Bofill and also contains an interpolation of "I'm The Magnificent" by Special Ed.


The official remix was made which features John Legend, Big Boi, Special Ed & Diddy.

Music video[edit]

The music video has cameo appearances from DJ Khaled, Birdman, Ace Hood, Triple C's and Special Ed. It was released on March 3, 2009 and it was directed by music video director Gil Green. It was filmed at Gulfstream Park Racetrack in Hallandale Beach, Florida.


Chart (2009) Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 62
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[2] 7
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[3] 5


  1. ^ "Rick Ross Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved September 15, 2014.
  2. ^ "Rick Ross Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved September 15, 2014.
  3. ^ "Rick Ross Chart History (Hot Rap Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved September 15, 2014.

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