The track was produced by The Legendary Traxster. An official remix to the song was also released, featuring female rappers DiamondEveand Trina. The song was a commercial success, peaking at number 11 on the Billboard Hot The accompanying music video for both versions of the song take place in a dungeon during the My Chick Bad - Ludacris - Battle Of The Sexes of a movie, with Minaj portraying a Freddy Krueger -esque character, an early incarnation of her alter-ego, Roman Zolanski.
The song carries a "thumping" and "dark" tone described as "spooky. Club described the song as "swaggering", and it has been called "rambunctious" by XXL. After its release to radio, followed by increasing digital sales, the song eventually continued to rise, and peaked at number 11 for two weeks.
During that time Ludacris begins to brag about his "girl" towards the other cast members. Later in the video Minaj is revealed as the actress of the film, portraying a Freddy Krueger character, complete with the trademark glove made of razor blades.
She is found lying in My Chick Bad - Ludacris - Battle Of The Sexes couch, held by restraints, before the video ends with Ludacris and Nicki performing in the lair.
While Ludacris wore a black vest similar to in the " How Low " video, Minaj's attire was from the "My Chick Bad" video, as she donned a pink wig and similar clothing as in the Freddy Kruger-lair scene. She has performed her verse in a medley on her Pink Friday: Reloaded Tour. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Hip hop grime. DTP Def Jam. A sample Borderlands - Various - Time Of Your Life Series Volume I - IV "My Chick Bad" featuring Ludacris rapping the repetitive chorus-hook, and Minaj beginning her verse.
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