Slippery (song)

"Slippery" is a song by American hip hop group Migos featuring fellow Atlanta-based rapper Gucci Mane. It was sent to radio on May 16, 2017 as the third single from their second studio album Culture (2017).[1] The song was produced by frequent collaborators Deko and OG Parker.[2]

"Slippery"
MigosSlippery.jpg
Single by Migos featuring Gucci Mane
from the album Culture
ReleasedMay 16, 2017
Recorded2016
Genre
Length5:04
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
Migos singles chronology
"Body"
(2017)
"Slippery"
(2017)
"Too Hotty"
(2017)
Gucci Mane singles chronology
"What Happened Last Night"
(2017)
"Slippery"
(2017)
"Perfect Pint"
(2017)

Commercial performanceEdit

The song peaked at number 29 on the Billboard Hot 100 on the week of July 22, 2017.[3]

Music videoEdit

The music video for the song, directed by Daps and Quavo, premiered May 4, 2017, via Migos' YouTube channel. The music video had 386 million views as of June 2020. [4]

ChartsEdit

Weekly chartsEdit

Chart (2017) Peak
position
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[5] 46
US Billboard Hot 100[6] 29
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[7] 12
US Rhythmic (Billboard)[8] 22

Year-end chartsEdit

Chart (2017) Position
US Billboard Hot 100[9] 86
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[10] 40
Chart (2019) Position
Portugal (AFP)[11] 1612

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[12] Silver 200,000 
United States (RIAA)[13] Gold 500,000 

  Sales+streaming figures based on certification alone.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Cantor, Brian (May 16, 2017). "Bryson Tiller, Migos Songs Tie For Most Added At Rhythmic Radio". Headline Planet. Retrieved June 20, 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "OG Parker & Deko Take Us Behind the Beats of "Slippery" and "1Hunnid"". Music On the Dot. Retrieved June 20, 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Billboard - Migos - Chart History - Billboard Hot 100". Retrieved September 10, 2017.
  4. ^ "Video: Migos – 'Slippery'". Rap-Up. May 4, 2017. Retrieved June 20, 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "Migos Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved July 11, 2017.
  6. ^ "Migos Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved July 11, 2017.
  7. ^ "Migos Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved July 11, 2017.
  8. ^ "Migos Chart History (Rhythmic)". Billboard. Retrieved August 8, 2017.
  9. ^ "Hot 100 Songs – Year-End 2017". Billboard. Retrieved December 12, 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  10. ^ "Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs – Year-End 2017". Billboard. Retrieved August 23, 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  11. ^ "Top AFP - Audiogest - Top 3000 Singles + EPs Digitais" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Associação Fonográfica Portuguesa. Retrieved September 20, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  12. ^ "British single certifications – Migos – Slippery". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved January 18, 2019.Select singles in the Format field. Select Silver in the Certification field. Type Slippery in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.
  13. ^ "American single certifications – Migos – Slippery". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved July 5, 2017. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH. 

External linksEdit