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"One Minute Man" is a song written by American recording artist Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott. It was written and produced by Elliott and Timbaland for her third studio album Miss E... So Addictive (2001) and features guest vocals by rapper Ludacris. Incorporating elements of oriental music, the song deals with premature ejaculation. Elliott, a rapper, also sings on the record.

"One Minute Man"
Single by Missy Elliott featuring Ludacris and Trina
from the album Miss E... So Addictive
ReleasedJune 22, 2001 (2001-06-22)
Missy Elliott singles chronology
"Bootylicious (Rockwilder Remix)"
"One Minute Man"
"Take Away"
Ludacris singles chronology
"Rollout (My Business)"
"One Minute Man"
"Move Bitch"
Trina singles chronology
"Pull Over"
"One Minute Man"
"Told Y'all"

The track was released as the album's second single in 2001 and peaked at number 15 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. In the United Kingdom, the single reached number 10 and became Elliott's second consecutive song to reach the top ten. Elsewhere "One Minute Man" failed to chart within the top 20.

Rapper Trina appears alongside Elliott and Ludacris in the video version remix of the song. A third version featuring Jay-Z was included as a bonus track on Miss E... So Addictive. Elliott performed "One Minute Man" and "Get Ur Freak On" at the 2001 MTV Video Music Awards as a medley and a tribute to Aaliyah.

The song includes samples from the 1976 David Pomeranz song "Greyhound Mary".


Chart (2001) Peak
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[1] 30
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[2] 25
France (SNEP)[3] 31
Germany (Official German Charts)[4] 38
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[5] 41
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[6] 26
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[7] 92
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[8] 10
US Billboard Hot 100[9] 15
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[10] 8

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  1. ^ ""Misdemeanor"+Elliott+feat.+Ludacris&titel=One+Minute+Man&cat=s – Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott feat. Ludacris – One Minute Man" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 2012-02-28.
  2. ^ ""Misdemeanor"+Elliott+feat.+Ludacris&titel=One+Minute+Man&cat=s – Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott feat. Ludacris – One Minute Man" (in French). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 2012-02-28.
  3. ^ ""Misdemeanor"+Elliott+feat.+Ludacris&titel=One+Minute+Man&cat=s – Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott feat. Ludacris – One Minute Man" (in French). Les classement single. Retrieved 2012-02-28.
  4. ^ " – Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott feat. Ludacris – One Minute Man". GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved 2019-05-28.
  5. ^ ""Misdemeanor"-Elliott-feat.-Ludacris Nederlandse Top 40 – Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott feat. Ludacris" (in Dutch). Dutch Top 40. Retrieved 2012-02-28.
  6. ^ ""Misdemeanor"+Elliott+feat.+Ludacris&titel=One+Minute+Man&cat=s – Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott feat. Ludacris – One Minute Man". Singles Top 100. Retrieved 2012-02-28.
  7. ^ ""Misdemeanor"+Elliott+feat.+Ludacris&titel=One+Minute+Man&cat=s – Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott feat. Ludacris – One Minute Man". Swiss Singles Chart. Retrieved 2012-02-28.
  8. ^ "Missy Elliott ft Ludacris: Artist Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 2019-09-02.
  9. ^ "Missy Elliott Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 2011-05-23.
  10. ^ "Missy Elliott Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 2011-05-23.

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