X Gon' Give It to Ya
|"X Gon' Give It to Ya"|
|Single by DMX|
|from the album Cradle 2 the Grave|
|Released||January 20, 2003|
|Format||CD single, Vinyl single|
|Genre||Hardcore hip hop|
|Label||Ruff Ryders, Def Jam|
|DMX singles chronology|
"X Gon' Give It to Ya" is a song by American hip hop recording artist DMX, released as the lead single from the soundtrack, Cradle 2 the Grave. The song also appeared as a hidden track on DMX's greatest hits album, The Definition of X: The Pick of the Litter. The song found success on the charts, peaking at #60 on the Billboard Hot 100, #32 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and #16 on the Hot Rap Tracks.
The song was produced by co-soundtrack organizer Shatek, and it was written by DMX. The song can be found on over 20 compilation albums. There also exists a radio edit in which the profanity is censored.
In popular culture
- The song was featured in the 2003 video game Def Jam Vendetta, in which DMX also appeared.
- It is also known as the warm-up song of Padres outfielder Xavier Nady and Red Sox infielder Xander Bogaerts.
- The song was featured in the 9th episode of the Adult Swim television show Rick and Morty.
- The song was featured in the trailer to the Marvel Comics movie Deadpool.
|Chart (2003) ||Peak
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||60|
|U.S. Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs||32|
|U.S. Billboard Hot Rap Tracks||16|
|UK Singles Chart||6|
|German Singles Chart||2|
|Swiss Singles Chart||14|
- allmusic ((( DMX > Charts & Awards > Billboard Singles )))
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