Thugs Get Lonely Too

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"Thugs Get Lonely Too"
Thugs Get Lonely Too.jpg
Single by 2Pac featuring Nate Dogg
from the album Loyal to the Game
ReleasedSeptember 23, 2004
Recorded1992 – 2004
LabelInterscope Records
Producer(s)Marshall Mathers
2Pac featuring Nate Dogg singles chronology
"One Day at a Time (Em's Version)"
"Thugs Get Lonely Too"
"Ghetto Gospel"
Nate Dogg singles chronology
"Time's Up"
"Thugs Get Lonely Too"
"Groupie Love"

"Thugs Get Lonely Too" was 2Pac's first single from his posthumous album Loyal to the Game. It features Nate Dogg singing on the chorus and was produced by Eminem. It only charted at #55 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and at #98 on the Billboard Hot 100. No official music video for the song was ever created. In 1997, Tech N9ne recorded a verse for the song, while living with QDIII, who at the time was putting in work on R U Still Down? (Remember Me).

Original Version[edit]

The original version of "Thugs Get Lonely Too" was produced by Stretch from Live Squad during the Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z. & Thug Life era, sampling heavily from "If I Was Your Girlfriend" by Prince. The title also resembles a track called 'Gigolos Get Lonely Too' by The Time, composed by Prince.

Weekly charts[edit]

Charts Peak
US Billboard Hot 100[1] 98
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[2] 55
UK CD single
1."Thugs Get Lonely Too" (feat. Nate Dogg)T. Shakur, M. Mathers, N. HaleEminem4:48
2."Hennessey" (Red Spyda remix) (feat. E.D.I. and Sleepy Brown)T. Shakur, A. Thelusma, M. Greenidge, P. BrownRed Spyda3:18


  1. ^ "2Pac Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved January 25, 2012.
  2. ^ "2Pac Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved January 25, 2012.

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