Party Up (Up in Here)

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"Party Up (Up in Here)"
DMX - Party Up.jpg
Single by DMX
from the album ...And Then There Was X
Released June 6, 2000 (2000-06-06)
Format
Recorded 1999
Genre
Length 4:28
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s) Swizz Beatz
DMX singles chronology
"What These Bitches Want"
(2000)
"Party Up (Up in Here)"
(2000)
"Don't You Ever?"
(2000)

"What These Bitches Want"
(2000)
"Party Up (Up in Here)"
(2000)
"Don't You Ever?"
(2000)
Music video
"Party Up (Up in Here)" on YouTube

"Party Up (Up in Here)" is a song by American rapper DMX, released as the second single from his third album ...And Then There Was X (2000) and is his highest charting and most successful single ever. There are three versions of the song: an explicit/album version; a censored album version, and a radio/video edit version.

The song was voted number 56 on VH1's 100 Greatest Songs of the '00s.[1]

Music video[edit]

The music video depicts DMX as being caught up in a case of mistaken identity at a bank holdup. The video premiered on the week of April 3, 2000.[2]

In popular culture[edit]

  • The song takes shots at rapper Kurupt for dissing him on "Callin Out Names" over DMX having an affair with Foxy Brown, Kurupt's former fiancée.

Official versions[edit]

  • LP Version / Album Version - Explicit
  • Radio Edit
  • Instrumental

Chart positions[edit]

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