Salt Shaker (song)

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"Salt Shaker"
Ying Yang Twins - Salt Shaker.jpg
Single by Ying Yang Twins featuring Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz
from the album Me & My Brother
A-side"F**k That H**"
ReleasedOctober 27, 2003
FormatCD single, Digital download
Recorded2003
GenreDirty rap, crunk
Length4:00
Songwriter(s)Deongelo Holmes, Eric Jackson, Michael A Jones, Craig Love, Jonathan Smith
Producer(s)Lil Jon
Ying Yang Twins singles chronology
"Naggin"
(2003)
"Salt Shaker"
(2003)
"What Happnin!"
(2004)

"Salt Shaker" is a crunk music song released by rap group Ying Yang Twins featuring Lil Jon and The East Side Boyz. It was released on their third studio album, Me & My Brother (2003). The song was released as the album's only single. It reached the top 10 in the United States, reaching #9.[1]

In the United States, "Salt Shaker" has become the biggest hit of the Ying Yang Twins' career, debuting in the top 10 at #9 on February 14, 2004 and staying there for two weeks. It was produced by Lil Jon with guitars played by Craig Love.

The official remix featured Lil Jon and The East Side Boyz, Murphy Lee, Fat Joe & Juvenile. There is an official extended remix that the above artists and additional verses by Fatman Scoop, Jacki-O, B.G., & Pitbull. There is also a remix on DJ Drama's Gangsta Grillz X with Big Boi & Snoop Dogg.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2004) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[2] 9
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[3] 9
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[4] 2
US Mainstream Top 40 (Billboard)[5] 38

References[edit]

  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Hot R&B Songs 1944 to 2004. Record Research, Inc.
  2. ^ "Ying Yang Twins Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard.
  3. ^ "Ying Yang Twins Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard.
  4. ^ "Ying Yang Twins Chart History (Hot Rap Songs)". Billboard.
  5. ^ "Ying Yang Twins Chart History (Pop Songs)". Billboard.