Uproar (Lil Wayne song)

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"Uproar"
Lil-wayne-uproar-single.jpg
Single by Lil Wayne featuring Swizz Beatz
from the album Tha Carter V
ReleasedSeptember 28, 2018 (2018-09-28)
FormatDigital download
GenreHip hop
Length3:13
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
Lil Wayne singles chronology
"Like a Man"
(2018)
"Uproar"
(2018)
"Good Form"
(2018)
Swizz Beatz singles chronology
"Pistol On My Side (P.O.M.S.)"
(2018)
"Uproar"
(2018)
Music video
"Uproar" on YouTube

"Uproar" is a song by American rapper Lil Wayne. The song features vocals and production from American record producer Swizz Beatz. Young Money Entertainment, Republic Records and Universal Music Group released it to rhythmic radio on October 5, 2018, as the lead single from Wayne's twelfth studio album, Tha Carter V.[1][2][3][4] "Uproar" contains a sample of "Special Delivery", performed by G. Dep and P. Diddy.

Music video[edit]

The song's music video was released on October 18, 2018.[5][6][7][8][9]

Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2018) Peak
position
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[10] 24
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[11] 99
US Billboard Hot 100[12] 7
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[13] 6
US Rhythmic (Billboard)[14] 5

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2018) Position
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[15] 99

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/sales
United States (RIAA)[16] Platinum 1,000,000double-dagger

double-daggersales+streaming figures based on certification alone

The single had been eligible for Gold certification since November 2018, but the label did not certify it until later.[17]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lil Wayne's "Uproar" Ranks As Most Added At Rhythmic & Urban Radio". 16 October 2018. Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  2. ^ "Lil Wayne Charts 22 Songs from 'Tha Carter V' on Billboard Hot 100". Billboard. October 8, 2018. Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  3. ^ "Lil Wayne's 'Tha Carter V' is finally out: Here's what you need to know". NewsOK. October 12, 2018. Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  4. ^ "Lil Wayne Brings the Harlem Shake Back to Life in 'Uproar' Video With Swizz Beatz". Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  5. ^ "Video: Lil Wayne – "Uproar"". 19 October 2018. Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  6. ^ "Watch Lil Wayne's "Uproar" video". Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  7. ^ "Watch Lil Wayne's New "Uproar" Video - Pitchfork". pitchfork.com. Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  8. ^ "Lil Wayne Links With Swizz Beatz to Drop the Music Video for "Uproar"". Complex. Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  9. ^ "Lil Wayne shares 'Uproar' video - Malay Mail". Retrieved November 3, 2018.
  10. ^ "Lil Wayne Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved November 2, 2018.
  11. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  12. ^ "Lil Wayne Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved November 2, 2018.
  13. ^ "Lil Wayne Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved November 2, 2018.
  14. ^ "Lil Wayne Chart History (Rhythmic)". Billboard. Retrieved November 20, 2018.
  15. ^ "Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs – Year-End 2018". Billboard. Retrieved December 31, 2018.
  16. ^ "American single certifications – Lil Wayne – Uproar". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved June 27, 2019. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH. 
  17. ^ https://www.lilwaynehq.com/2018/11/lil-wayne-uproar-single-gold/