The One (Slaughterhouse song)

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"The One"
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Single by Slaughterhouse featuring The New Royales
from the album Slaughterhouse
Released July 2, 2009
Format Digital download
Recorded 2009
Genre Hip hop, rap rock
Length 3:40
Label E1 Music
Writer(s) Ryan Montgomery, Dominick Wickliffe, Joseph Anthony Budden II, Joell Ortiz, Khalil Abdul-Rahman
Producer(s) DJ Khalil
Slaughterhouse singles chronology
"Move On"
(2009)
"The One"
(2009)
"Microphone"
(2009)

"The One" is a song written by Slaughterhouse, a hip hop supergroup consisting of rappers Crooked I, Joe Budden, Joell Ortiz and Royce da 5'9". Produced by DJ Khalil, it is the lead single from the group's self-titled debut album. The beat samples heavily from the Boogie Down Productions I'm Still #1 and Lenny Kravitz song "Fly Away." The song was released on July 2, 2009.

Music video[edit]

A music video for the song was directed by Rik Cordero. A behind the scenes footage from the music video, which features commentary from Slaughterhouse and the director, was leaked on Cordero's Three/21 Media website on June 23, 2009.[1] The entire video takes place in the penthouse of the Night Hotel.[2] The video premiered on July 12 online and on MTV2 Sucka Free & MTV Jams (hourly).

Track listing[edit]

iTunes Release

(Released: July 2, 2009)

  1. "The One" (Clean) – 3:39
  2. "The One" (Dirty) – 3:40
  3. "The One" (Instrumental) – 3:38

Travis Barker Remix[edit]

On October 19, 2009, Travis Barker released a video of "The One Travis Barker Remix" made in his studio, with drums. Bun B has an added verse on the Travis Barker remix. Lupe Fiasco also did a freestyle over the beat for his mixtape Enemy of the State.

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