Throw Some D's

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"Throw Some D's"
Throw Some D's.jpg
Single by Rich Boy featuring Polow da Don
from the album Rich Boy
ReleasedAugust 15, 2006 (2006-08-15)
Genre Hip hop
Length4:23(Album Version)
3:45(Radio Edit)
Label Interscope
Songwriter(s)
  • M. Richards
  • R. Crawford
  • J. Jones
  • R. DeBarge
  • G. Williams
Producer(s)
Rich Boy singles chronology
"Throw Some D's"
(2006)
"Boy Looka Here"
(2007)
Music video
"Throw Some D's on YouTube
Alternative cover
ThrowSomeDs.jpg

"Throw Some D's" is the first single from the self-titled album of rap artist Rich Boy, and his most commercially successful song to date. The single was produced by Butta and Polow da Don (who has a featured credit in the song). The song contains samples from the 1979 song "I Call Your Name" by the R&B group Switch. It has been certified platinum by the RIAA. [1] The song was number 37 on Rolling Stone 's list of the 100 Best Songs of 2007. [2]

Contents

Music video

The music video was released in October 2006 and was in heavy rotation on BET and MTV, with a cameo made by Keri Hilson.

Remixes

Chart performance

The single charted on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and peaked at number 6 in March 2007. The track saw greater success within the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and Hot Rap Tracks charts, peaking at number 3 and 2 respectively.

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