When I Feel Like It

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"When I Feel Like It"
Single by Fabolous featuring 2 Chainz
Released July 9, 2013
Format digital download
Recorded 2013
Genre Hip hop
Length 3:59
Label Desert Storm, Def Jam
Writer(s) John Jackson, Tauheed Epps, David Lewis Doman, Zachary Seman
Producer(s) David D.A. Doman
Fabolous chronology
"Ready"
(2013)
"When I Feel Like It"
(2013)
2 Chainz singles chronology
"Trampoline"
(2013)
"When I Feel Like It"
(2013)
"My Story"
(2013)

"When I Feel Like It" is a song by American hip hop recording artist Fabolous featuring fellow American rapper 2 Chainz. The song was released as a single on July 9, 2013 and was produced by David D.A. Doman. The song has since peaked at number five on the US Billboard Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles chart.

Background[edit]

On May 31, 2013, Fabolous premiered "When I Feel Like It" featuring 2 Chainz, via his SoundCloud. It was produced by David D.A. Doman, and was revealed to be the next single from his sixth studio album Loso's Way 2: Rise to Power.[1][2][3][4] It would officially receive a retail release to iTunes as the album's second single on July 9, 2013.[5]

Music video[edit]

On July 24, 2013 Fabolous and 2 Chainz shot the music video for "When I Feel Like It", at La Marina Beach in New York City. Five days later they released the behind the scenes footage of the shoot.[6][7] Cameo appearances in the video come from rappers French Montana, Meek Mill, Trina, Ace Hood, Vado, and DJ Khaled among others.[8][9] The music video was released on September 11, 2013.[10]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
US Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles (Billboard)[11] 5

Release history[edit]

Country Date Format Label
United States July 9, 2013[12] Digital download Desert Storm, Def Jam
August 2013[13] Urban contemporary radio

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fabolous 2 Chainz "When I Feel Like It"". Complex. 2013-05-31. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  2. ^ Nigel D. (2013-01-11). "Fabolous ft. 2 Chainz - When I Feel Like It | RealTalkNY". Realtalkny.uproxx.com. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  3. ^ Steve Raze (@SteveRaze) (2013-05-31). "Fabolous Ft. 2 Chainz "When I Feel Like It"". AllHipHop.com. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  4. ^ "New Music: Fabolous f/ 2 Chainz – ‘When I Feel Like It’". Rap-Up.com. 2013-05-30. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  5. ^ "iTunes - Music - When I Feel Like It (feat. 2 Chainz) - Single by Fabolous". Itunes.apple.com. 2013-07-09. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  6. ^ "2 Chainz Breakfast Club Interview". Complex. 2013-07-25. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  7. ^ Amaya (2013-07-30). "Behind The Scenes: Fabolous & 2 Chainz "When I Feel Like It"". Def Jam. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  8. ^ "BTS: Fabolous Brings Out Hot Women for "When I Feel Like It"". Vladtv.com. 2013-07-30. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  9. ^ "Behind The Scenes: Fabolous & 2 Chainz "When I Feel Like It"". MissInfo.tv. 2013-07-29. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  10. ^ : B.Dot (2013-09-11). "New Video: Fabolous x 2 Chainz "When I Feel Like It"". Rap Radar. Retrieved 2013-10-11. 
  11. ^ "Fabolous – Chart History: Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved September 12, 2013. 
  12. ^ "iTunes - Music - When I Feel Like It (feat. 2 Chainz) - Single by Fabolous". Itunes.apple.com. 2013-07-09. Retrieved 2013-08-25. 
  13. ^ http://www.promoonly.com/listings/view.php?issueid=13840