|Single by Young Thug|
|Released||August 20, 2021|
|Young Thug singles chronology|
"Tick Tock" is a song by American rapper Young Thug, released as a single on August 20, 2021. The song was produced by Dr. Luke and Rocco Did It Again!, who both wrote the song with him. It serves as his first solo single of 2021 and was intended to be the lead single from his second studio album Punk , but was not part of the final track list.
Young Thug first previewed the song on July 24, 2021, during his performance at Rolling Loud.Three days later, he performed at an NPR Tiny Desk concert, in which he performed the song. The song contains "big drums, big bass, and bright, buoyant synth stabs", and Thug is seen peeling off plenty of sharp, often funny bars in a characteristically dexterous vocal performance: "He'll give up his kidney/But Saint Laurent still tryna cease-and-desist it, woo"; "I always trust my guts/I've just been shitting with no flush"; "Gucci stroller for the kids, so what?"
Tom Breihan of Stereogum described the song as "flat, uninspired Atlanta trap — the kind of track that Thug could probably make in his sleep and maybe already has", adding that "it's not terrible or anything; Thug's got that endearing squeak in his voice, and he makes effortless melodic left turns. But there's nothing much notable about the song other than a hook that feels like a ploy to go viral on a certain social-media platform".
A music video was released ten hours after the song on August 20, 2021.It sees Young Thug in an office with a bunch of supermodels and shows expensive cars.
Credits adapted from Tidal.
|Global 200 ( Billboard )||196|
|New Zealand Hot Singles (RMNZ)||34|
|US Billboard Hot 100||96|
|US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs ( Billboard )||37|
|US Rhythmic ( Billboard )||27|
The discography of American rapper Young Thug consists of two studio albums, two compilation albums, nineteen mixtapes, three extended plays, and sixty-nine singles.
"Havana" is a song recorded by Cuban-American singer Camila Cabello featuring guest vocals from American rapper Young Thug. It was released on August 3, 2017, along with "OMG", from her solo debut album, Camila (2018). It was initially released as a promotional single, then was serviced to radio on September 8, 2017, as a single. Due to its rising success, "Havana" later became the official lead single of Camila, replacing "Crying in the Club". In November 2017, a remix version of the song with Puerto Rican rapper Daddy Yankee was uploaded to Cabello's YouTube page. The first verse of the remix is sung in Spanish while Daddy Yankee replaces Young Thug's verse.
"OMG" is a song recorded by Cuban-American singer Camila Cabello featuring guest vocals from American rapper Quavo. It was released on August 3, 2017 as a promotional single alongside "Havana," from her debut studio album Camila (2018), originally titled "The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving. "OMG" was ultimately removed from the final track listing. The song was written by Cabello, Charli XCX, Noonie Bao, Sasha Sloan, Quavo and its producers Stargate. "OMG" has a slow, trap production that is characterized by use of double hi-hat rolls, flute flows and a smooth bass. In the lyrics, Cabello praises the appearance of her love interest while Quavo responds to her affirmation in his verses, where he also added a line from his Migos's song "Bad and Boujee" (2016). The song was included as part of Cabello's set list for Bruno Mars's 24K Magic World Tour, where she served as an opening act.
"The London" is a song by American rapper Young Thug, featuring vocals from American rappers J. Cole and Travis Scott. It was released through 300 Entertainment and Atlantic Records on May 23, 2019, and produced by T-Minus. It serves as the lead single of Thug's debut studio album, So Much Fun. It was nominated for Best Rap/Sung Performance at the 62nd Grammy Awards.
"Panini" is a song by American rapper Lil Nas X from his debut EP 7 (2019). It was released as his second single through Columbia Records on June 20, 2019. "Panini" was written by Nas X, alongside production duo Take a Daytrip and co-producer Dot Da Genius. Late singer & Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain is also credited as a writer due to the chorus containing an interpolation of the band's song "In Bloom" from their album Nevermind.
"Goodbyes" is a song by American rapper and singer Post Malone, featuring vocals from American rapper Young Thug. It was released as the second single from Post Malone's third studio album, Hollywood's Bleeding (2019), via Republic Records on July 5, 2019, a day after Malone's 24th birthday, as well as the United States' Independence Day or the 4th of July. The song was written by the artists, Billy Walsh, Val Blavatnik, Jessie Foutz, and producers Brian Lee & Louis Bell It became Malone's seventh top 10 on the US Billboard Hot 100, as well as his sixth number-one on Billboard's Rhythmic chart. Along with “Sunflower” and “Wow”, Malone achieved three consecutive US Rhythmic No. 1s to come from one album, and was the first time the feat was achieved after Drake's Scorpion spawned three chart leaders in 2018.
So Much Fun is the debut studio album by American rapper Young Thug. It was released on August 16, 2019, by YSL Records, 300 Entertainment and Atlantic Records. The album features guest appearances from Future, Machine Gun Kelly, Gunna, Lil Baby, Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Duke, 21 Savage, Doe Boy, Lil Keed, Quavo, Juice Wrld, Nav, J. Cole, and Travis Scott. The album was supported by the singles "The London" and "Hot".
"After Hours" is a song by Canadian singer the Weeknd. It was released by XO and Republic Records as the first promotional single from his fourth studio album of the same name on February 19, 2020. The Weeknd wrote and produced the song with its producers Illangelo, DaHeala and Mario Winans, with Belly receiving additional writing credits. Snippets of the song were included on the parent album's self titled short film. A remix of the song by the Blaze was released alongside the deluxe edition of its parent album on March 23, 2020.
"Go Crazy" is a song by American singer-songwriter Chris Brown and American rapper Young Thug. The song is taken from their collaborative mixtape Slime & B, released on May 5, 2020. After it became the only charting song from the mixtape, it was officially released as a single on May 19, 2020. The song is a trap-infused R&B record, with a production that samples the Showboys' 1986 single "Drag Rap". The official remix of the song was released on February 19, 2021, and features American rappers Future, Lil Durk, and Mulatto.
"Tick Tock" is a song by English electronic music group Clean Bandit and English singer Mabel, featuring American rapper 24kGoldn. It was written by Mabel, 24kGoldn, Kamille, Grace Chatto and Jack Patterson, the latter two of whom also produced the song with Mark Ralph. It was released by Atlantic Records UK on 21 August 2020 as the first single from Clean Bandit's upcoming third studio album. The song is also included as a bonus track on digital and streaming versions of Mabel's debut studio album, High Expectations.
"My Window" is a song by American rapper YoungBoy Never Broke Again featuring Lil Wayne, released on July 3, 2020, as the seventh track from YoungBoy's second studio album, Top. Critics were particularly fond of Lil Wayne's verse.
"Don't Stop" is a song by American rapper Megan Thee Stallion, featuring vocals from American rapper Young Thug. It was written by both with Buddah Bless, and produced by Buddah Bless and Ricky Remedy. The song was released on October 2, 2020 by 1501 Certified Entertainment and 300 Entertainment as the second official single from her debut studio album Good News (2020). Musically, it is a sex-positive hip hop song with production inspired by electronic and industrial music.
"Matches" is a song recorded by American singer Britney Spears and American boy band Backstreet Boys for the deluxe reissue edition of Spears's ninth studio album, Glory (2016). It was written by Asia Whiteacre, Justin Tranter, and the song's producers: Michael Wise and Ian Kirkpatrick. It is a dance, electropop, and glitch pop song consisting of the lyrics describing a dangerous relationship. The single met with positive reception, with critics pointing out the "90's vibe" that the song gives off.
"Bad Boy" is a song by American rappers Juice Wrld and Young Thug. It was released via Grade A Productions through exclusive licensing to Interscope Records on January 15, 2021. The two artists wrote the song along with its sole producer, Pi'erre Bourne.
"GNF (OKOKOK)" is a song by American rapper Polo G, released on February 5, 2021, after being previewed on February 2. It was produced by Swedish producers WIZARDMCE and Varohl, who both wrote the song with Polo G.
"His & Hers" is a single by American record collective Internet Money, rappers Don Toliver and Lil Uzi Vert featuring American rapper Gunna. It was released on May 13, 2021, and was produced by Taz Taylor, Nick Mira, Alec Wigdahl, Pharaoh Vice, and Cxdy, all from Internet Money.
"Red Light Green Light" is a single by American rapper DaBaby. It was released on June 25, 2021, with an accompanying music video. It was produced by D.A. Got That Dope. The song contains a flute instrumental with snares.
"Better Believe" is a song by Palestinian-Canadian rapper Belly, Canadian singer The Weeknd, and American rapper Young Thug. It was released on July 22, 2021, through XO Records and Republic Records as the third single from Belly's third studio album, See You Next Wednesday. The song was produced by Zaytoven, DannyBoyStyles, and The ANMLS.
"Lonely" is a song by American rappers DaBaby and Lil Wayne. It was released through South Coast Music Group and Interscope Records as the third single from DaBaby's upcoming fourth studio album. The two artists wrote the song alongside DJ K.i.D, Benjamin Lasnier, and Pilfinger.
"Bubbly" is a song released by American rapper Young Thug, Canadian rapper Drake, and American rapper Travis Scott. It was released on October 15, 2021, from the former's second studio album, Punk, as the twelfth track from the album.