We Outchea

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"We Outchea"
WeOutcheaAceHood.jpg
Single by Ace Hood featuring Lil Wayne
from the album Trials & Tribulations
ReleasedMay 27, 2013
FormatDigital download
Recorded2012
GenreHip hop
Length4:20
LabelWe the Best Music Group, Cash Money, Republic
Songwriter(s)Antoine McColister, Dwayne Carter, Anthony Norris[1]
Producer(s)Lee On The Beats
Ace Hood singles chronology
"Bugatti"
(2013)
"We Outchea"
(2013)
"Bomb Bomb"
(2014)
Lil Wayne singles chronology
"Wit' Me"
(2013)
"We Outchea"
(2013)
"Beware"
(2013)
Music video
"We Outchea" on YouTube

"We Outchea" is a song by American hip hop recording artist Ace Hood from his fourth studio album Trials & Tribulations. It was released on May 27, 2013 by We the Best Music Group, Cash Money and Republic, as the second single from the album. The song, produced by Lee On The Beats, features a guest appearances from fellow American rapper Lil Wayne. The song has peaked at number 19 on the U.S. Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart.

Background[edit]

The song originally premiered on May 14, 2013, when it was announced to be the second single from Trials & Tribulations.[2] It was released to iTunes on June 5, 2013.[3]

Critical reception[edit]

XXL would praise the single calling it "triumphant".[4] On the other hand, HipHopDX called the Lil Wayne guest appearance "inevitable" and said the song had a "lackluster appeal", which Wayne makes fade even more.[5] The song's sound was compared to the previous Ace Hood and Lil Wayne collaboration "Hustle Hard".[2]

Music video[edit]

The Colin Tilley directed music video for "We Outchea" was filmed in mid-June, with a behind-the-scenes video being released on June 18, 2013.[6] The full video was released on June 29, 2013. It featured cameo appearances from DJ Khaled and Birdman.[7][8][9]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
US Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (Billboard)[10] 19
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[11] 49

Release history[edit]

Country Date Format Label
United States May 27, 2013[12] Mainstream urban radio We the Best Music Group, Cash Money, Republic
June 5, 2013[3] Digital download
June 25, 2013[13] Rhythmic contemporary radio

References[edit]

  1. ^ "We Outchea - Ace Hood - Credits - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Ace Hood Featuring Lil Wayne "We Outchea" (NEW MUSIC) - Global Grind". Global Grind. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  3. ^ a b "iTunes - Music - We Outchea (feat. Lil Wayne) - Single by Ace Hood". iTunes. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  4. ^ "Ace Hood - 'Trials & Tribulations' Album Review - XXL". XXL. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  5. ^ HipHopDX (22 July 2013). "Ace Hood - Trials & Tribulations". HipHopDX. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  6. ^ Check Out Behind The Scenes Footage Of Ace Hood’s “We Outchea” Video Ft. Lil Wayne [VIDEO]
  7. ^ "MissInfo.tv » New Video: Ace Hood Feat. Lil' Wayne "We Outchea"". Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  8. ^ "New Video: Ace Hood Feat. Lil Wayne 'We Outchea'". Vibe. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  9. ^ Watch Ace Hood & Lil Wayne's New Video for "We Outchea" - XXL
  10. ^ "Ace Hood Chart History (Bubbling Under Hot 100)". Billboard.
  11. ^ "Ace Hood Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard.
  12. ^ "Frequency News". Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  13. ^ "Top 40 Rhythmic Future Releases". AllAccess. AllAccess Music Group. Archived from the original on June 20, 2013. Retrieved June 20, 2013.