Y.U. Mad

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"Y.U. Mad"
Birdman-yu-mad-cover.jpg
Single by Birdman featuring Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne
ReleasedSeptember 13, 2011 (2011-09-13)
FormatDigital download
Recorded2011
GenreHip hop
Length3:07
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
  • JMIKE
  • Mad Max
Birdman singles chronology
"Fire Flame"
(2011)
"Y.U. Mad"
(2011)
"IMA BO$$ (remix)"
(2011)
Nicki Minaj singles chronology
"Fly"
(2011)
"Y.U. Mad"
(2011)
"You the Boss"
(2011)
Lil Wayne singles chronology
"It's Good"
(2011)
"Y.U. Mad"
(2011)
"Mirror"
(2011)
Music video
"Y.U. Mad" on YouTube

"Y.U. Mad" is a song by American rapper Birdman. The song features Cash Money/Young Money recording artists Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne. The song was sent to U.S. Urban radio on September 20, 2011.[1] and U.S. Rhythmic radio on October 11, 2011.[2]

Music video[edit]

On October 15, 2011, it was revealed the music video had been filmed in Miami and was directed by Gil Green.[3] The video premiered on Sucker Free on November 27, and on 106 & Park on November 28. The video shows Minaj dressed as Lil Wayne and dubs herself 'the Female Weezy', as she tells us at the beginning of the song, and at the end of her single "Stupid Hoe", from her sophomore album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded. During Birdman's verse, he is seen sitting at a table, with YMCMB decorating the walls behind him. The video features cameos from Mack Maine and Cortez Bryant.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2011) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[4] 68
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[5] 46
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[6] 25

Release history[edit]

Country Date Format Label Ref
United States September 13, 2011 Digital download Cash Money Records [7]
October 11, 2011 Radio airplay [8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on March 31, 2012. Retrieved October 26, 2011.
  2. ^ https://www.webcitation.org/query?id=1317655100297269&date=%400&fromform=1
  3. ^ http://www.rap-up.com/2011/10/15/nicki-minaj-shoots-y-u-mad-video-with-birdman/
  4. ^ "Birdman Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved December 29, 2011.
  5. ^ "Birdman Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved December 29, 2011.
  6. ^ "Birdman Chart History (Hot Rap Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved December 29, 2011.
  7. ^ [1]. iTunes.com. Retrieved October 27, 2011.
  8. ^ http://www.fmqb.com/Article.asp?id=74389