What's Your Fantasy

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"What's Your Fantasy"
Single by Ludacris featuring Shawnna
from the album Back for the First Time and Incognegro
Released September 12, 1998 (1998-09-12)
Format CD
Recorded 1998
Length 4:35
Songwriter(s) Christopher Bridges, Shondrae Crawford
Producer(s) Bangladesh
Ludacris singles chronology
"What's Your Fantasy"
"Southern Hospitality"

"What's Your Fantasy"
"Southern Hospitality"
Shawnna singles chronology
"What's Your Fantasy"
(1998) What's Your Fantasy1998
(2001) Loverboy2001
Alternative Cover
Ludacris What's Your Fantasy (alternate).jpg
Music video
"What's Your Fantasy" on YouTube

"What's Your Fantasy" is the debut single by American rapper Ludacris. The song is a single from his debut album Back for the First Time (released by Def Jam South on October 17, 1998). It debuted at #89 on September 30, 1998, entered the Top 100 on November 4, and peaked at #21 on December 16. The original version features Disturbing tha Peace member Shawnna, who is featured in the tenth. The single was also included on Ludacris's first independent album Incognegro, and on the soundtrack for the 2001 comedy film How High. "What's Your Fantasy", as the name implies, is focused around the narration of explicit sexual fantasies. In addition to discussion of sexual intercourse and fellatio, Ludacris hints at cunnilingus and role-playing in the song. The song was ranked number 58 on VH1's 100 Greatest Songs of Hip Hop.

"What's Your Fantasy" (Remix)[edit]

The official remix of this song features Trina, Shawnna and Foxy Brown, each of whom has their own verse, in addition a new verse by Ludacris on the single version, which last only 4:50 (the radio edit clean single version) & 5:44 (the explicit single version), on the album version, his verse was removed and he only raps the chorus and says "remix" on the beginning and each girl say the female part of the chorus, which last only 4:36. In the remix, the three female artists go even further with more explicit references to cunnilingus and analingus.

"Sequel: Fantasy 2"[edit]

A track off Chris Brown's mini mixtape "X Files" is titled "Fantasy 2" which features Ludacris. He raps the famous "lick lick lick you from your head to your toes" line from "What's Your Fantasy" prior to his verse. The mixtape was released on November 19, 2013.[1]

Live performances[edit]

On April 2, 2015, in promotion of his ninth album Ludaversal, Ludacris performed a special acoustic rendition of the song with The Roots on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon [2]

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1998) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 21
U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks 10
U.S. Billboard Hot Rap Singles 12
UK Singles Chart 19
U.S Billboard Rhythmic Top 40 1
U.S Billboard Top 40 Tracks 35


  1. ^ http://www.audiomack.com/album/xclusiveszone/x-files
  2. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sf3cDS0uN6M
  3. ^ "Ludacris' Chart History". Retrieved 24 March 2007.