We Global

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We Global
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Studio album by DJ Khaled
Released September 16, 2008
Recorded 2007–2008
Genre Hip Hop
Length 63:58
Label We the Best, Terror Squad, Koch
Producer DJ Khaled (exec.), The Runners, The Inkredibles, Isaac Opus, DJ Nasty & LVM, Danja, Gold Ru$h, Diaz Brothers, Jim Jonsin, Cool & Dre, Akon
DJ Khaled chronology
We the Best
(2007)
We Global
(2008)
Victory
(2010)
Singles from We Global
  1. "Out Here Grindin"
    Released: June 24, 2008
  2. "Go Hard"
    Released: September 2, 2008
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
DJBooth 3/5 stars[2]
Pitchfork Media (4.3/10)[3]
RapReviews (7.5/10)[4]
XXL 3/5 stars[5]

We Global is the third studio album by Miami based mixtape DJ and Terror Squad member, DJ Khaled.[6][7] The album was released on September 16, 2008. This was the last album on his Koch Records label deal, and the first on his We the Best Music Group label. The album's guest appearances from Game, T-Pain, Bun B, Rick Ross, Ace Hood, Plies, Akon, Trick Daddy, Lil Boosie, Nas, Kanye West, Fabolous, Fat Joe, Sean Paul, Busta Rhymes, Pitbull, Casely and Flo Rida among others.[8]

The album's first single, "Out Here Grindin" leaked on May 5, 2008. The song features Akon, Rick Ross, Lil Boosie, Trick Daddy, Ace Hood and Plies. The single debuted and peaked at number 38 on the US Billboard Hot 100. The album's second single was "Go Hard" featuring Kanye West and T-Pain. The song peaked at number 69 on the US Billboard Hot 100.

Commercial performance[edit]

The album debuted at number 7 on the US Billboard 200, selling 59,573 copies in the first week.[9]

Track listing[edit]

  • (co.) signifies a co-producer
No. Title Producer(s) Length
1. "Standing On the Mountain Top" (featuring Pooh Bear and Ace Hood) DJ Khaled 2:36
2. "Go Hard" (featuring Kanye West and T-Pain) The Runners 4:32
3. "Out Here Grindin" (featuring Akon, Rick Ross, Plies, Lil Boosie, Ace Hood and Trick Daddy) The Runners, Akon (co.) 3:57
4. "Go Ahead" (featuring Fabolous, Lloyd, Rick Ross, Flo Rida and Fat Joe) The Runners 4:04
5. "I'm On" (featuring Nas) Cool & Dre 4:24
6. "Red Light" (featuring Game) The Inkredibles 4:21
7. "We Global" (featuring Trey Songz, Fat Joe and Ray J) The Runners 3:22
8. "She's Fine" (featuring Sean Paul, Missy Elliott and Busta Rhymes) Danja 3:22
9. "Final Warning" (featuring Rock City, Bun B, Blood Raw, Ace Hood, Brisco, Bali, Lil' Scrappy and Shawty Lo) The Inkredibles 4:16
10. "Fuck the Other Side" (featuring The Dunk Ryders and Trick Daddy) GoldRu$h 3:43
11. "Bullet" (featuring Rick Ross and Baby Cham) The Nasty Beatmakers 4:08
12. "Blood Money" (featuring Brisco, Rick Ross, Ace Hood and Birdman) Isaac Opus 4:55
13. "Defend Dade" (featuring Casely and Pitbull) Diaz Brothers 4:36
Samples credits
  • "Go Hard" contains a sample of "Angel" by Madonna.
  • "Out Here Grindin" contains a sample of "What's Beef?" by The Notorious B.I.G.
  • "Red Light" contains a sample of "Trace of Your Love" by Joe Simon.
  • "What You Gonna Do to Me" contains a sample of "A Cold Day in Hell" by Wings of Plague.

Charts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ David Jeffries (2008-09-16). "We Global - DJ Khaled | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-06-17. 
  2. ^ "DJ Khaled - We Global | Album Review, Stream". DJBooth. Retrieved 2015-06-17. 
  3. ^ "DJ Khaled: We Global | Album Reviews". Pitchfork. 2008-09-29. Retrieved 2015-06-17. 
  4. ^ "DJ Khaled :: We Global :: Terror Squad/Koch Records". Rapreviews.com. 2008-09-23. Retrieved 2015-06-17. 
  5. ^ "DJ KhaledWe Global - XXL". Xxlmag.com. 2008-10-13. Retrieved 2015-06-17. 
  6. ^ Jason (2008-06-04). "DJ Khaled Talks New Album and Label Deal". Rap Basement. Retrieved 2015-06-17. 
  7. ^ "Ace Hood". Billboard. Retrieved 2015-06-17. 
  8. ^ by ahale (2008-06-26). "DJ Khaled Prepares New Album | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales". HipHopDX. Retrieved 2015-06-17. 
  9. ^ Paine, Jake (2008-09-24). "Hip Hop Album Sales: The Week Ending 9/21/08 | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales". HipHopDX. Retrieved 2015-06-17. 
  10. ^ Concepcion, Mariel (November 28, 2007). "Flo Rida". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Archived from the original on December 6, 2007. Retrieved December 19, 2007. 
  11. ^ "DJ Khaled Album & Song Chart History" Billboard 200 for DJ Khaled. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
  12. ^ "DJ Khaled Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Independent Albums for DJ Khaled. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
  13. ^ "DJ Khaled Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for DJ Khaled. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
  14. ^ "DJ Khaled Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Top Rap Albums for DJ Khaled. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
  15. ^ "2008 Year-End Charts: Independent Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved May 15, 2015. 
  16. ^ "2008 Year-End Charts: R&B/Hip-Hop Albums". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved May 15, 2015.