Numb (August Alsina song)

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"Numb"
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Single by August Alsina featuring B.o.B and Yo Gotti
from the album Testimony
Released December 10, 2013
Format Digital download
Recorded 2013
Genre Hip hop, R&B
Length 4:14
Label Def Jam
Songwriter(s) August Alsina, Bobby Simmons, Mario Mims, Dijon McFarlane
Producer(s) DJ Mustard
August Alsina singles chronology
"I Luv This Shit"
(2013)
"Numb"
(2013)
"Make It Home"
(2014)
"I Luv This Shit"
(2013)
"Numb"
(2013)
"Make It Home"
(2014)
B.o.B singles chronology
"John Doe"
(2013) John Doe2013
"Numb"
(2013) Numb2013
"Not for Long"
(2014) Not for Long2014
Yo Gotti singles chronology
"I Know"
(2013) I Know2013
"Numb"
(2013) Numb2013
"Yayo"
(2014) Yayo2014

"Numb" is a song by American recording artist August Alsina, released on December 10, 2013, as the third single from his debut studio album Testimony (2014). The song was produced by DJ Mustard and features guest appearances from American rappers B.o.B and Yo Gotti. When it was originally released in October 2013 it featured West Coast rappers Iamsu! and Problem.[1] The song has since peaked at number 39 on the US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs.

Commercial performance[edit]

Following the BET Awards 2014, August Alsina experienced a surge in digital single sales resulting in "Numb" reaching a new peak of 41 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. On the week ending June 29, 2014, the song sold 8,757 copies, up from 3,920 copies the previous week.[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video for "Numb" was released on December 2, 2013.[3]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2014) Peak
position
US Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (Billboard)[4] 22
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[5] 38
US Rhythmic (Billboard)[6] 13

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