Wanna Be a Baller

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"Wanna Be a Baller"
Single by Lil' Troy featuring Fat Pat, Yungstar, Lil' Will, and H.A.W.K.
from the album Sittin' Fat Down South
Released May 15, 1999
Format CD single, maxi single, 12"
Genre Hip hop
Length 3:39
Label Uptown
Songwriter(s) Troy Lane Birklett, John Hawkins, Patrick L. Hawkins, Jarvis Lemon, Terence Glen Prejean, Bruce Isaac Rhodes
Producer(s) Bruce "Grim" Rhodes

"Wanna Be a Baller" is a single by American hip-hop artist Lil' Troy featuring Fat Pat, Yungstar, Lil' Will, and H.A.W.K.. It was released in 1999 as the 2nd single from his debut major label studio album Sittin' Fat Down South. The song peaked at #70 on the Billboard Hot 100 music chart. It is Lil Troy's only single.

Lil' Troy wrote but did not perform in this song.[1][2]

The song samples Little Red Corvette by Prince.[3]

Charts[edit]

Peak positions[edit]

Chart (1999) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[4] 70
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks[4] 40
U.S. Billboard Hot Rap Singles[4] 31
U.S. Billboard Rhythmic Top 40[4] 8
U.S. Billboard Top 40 Tracks[4] 36

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shot Caller: An Interview with "Wanna Be A Baller's" Lil Troy". Passion of the Weiss. June 24, 2015. Retrieved August 2, 2016. 
  2. ^ BMI Work #5530613: Wanna Be a Baller
  3. ^ "Shot Caller: An Interview with "Wanna Be A Baller's" Lil Troy". Passion of the Weiss. June 24, 2015. Retrieved May 8, 2017. 
  4. ^ a b c d e Lil Troy allmusic