We Global is the third studio album by Miami based mixtape DJ and Terror Squad member, DJ Khaled.[6][7] The album was released on September 16, 2008. This was his third album distributed by Koch Records (now Entertainment One Music), and the first released on his We the Best Music Group label. The album's guest appearances from Game, T-Pain, Bun B, Rick Ross, Ace Hood, Plies, Akon, Trick Daddy, Big Kuntry King, Lil Boosie, Nas, Kanye West, Fabolous, Fat Joe, Sean Paul, Busta Rhymes, Pitbull, Casely and Flo Rida among others.[8]

We Global
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Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 16, 2008 (2008-09-16)
RecordedNovember 2007 - June 2008
StudioTerror Squad Studios, The Bronx, New York City, New York, U.S., We the Best Studios North Miami, Florida
GenreHip hop
Length63:58
Label
Producer
DJ Khaled chronology
We the Best
(2007)
We Global
(2008)
Victory
(2010)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3.5/5 stars[1]
DJBooth3/5 stars[2]
Pitchfork Media(4.3/10)[3]
RapReviews(7.5/10)[4]
XXL3/5 stars[5]

The album's first single, "Out Here Grindin" leaked on May 5, 2008. The song features Akon, Rick Ross, Lil Boosie, Trick Daddy, Ace Hood and Plies. The single debuted and peaked at number 38 on the US Billboard Hot 100. The album's second single was "Go Hard" featuring Kanye West and T-Pain. The song peaked at number 69 on the US Billboard Hot 100.

Commercial performanceEdit

The album debuted at number 7 on the US Billboard 200, selling 59,573 copies in the first week.[9]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleProducer(s)Length
1."Standing on the Mountain Top" (featuring Pooh Bear and Ace Hood)DJ Khaled2:36
2."Go Hard" (featuring Kanye West and T-Pain)The Runners4:32
3."Out Here Grindin" (featuring Akon, Rick Ross, Plies, Lil Boosie, Ace Hood and Trick Daddy)The Runners3:57
4."Go Ahead" (featuring Fabolous, Lloyd, Rick Ross, Flo Rida and Fat Joe)The Runners4:04
5."I'm On" (featuring Nas)Cool & Dre4:24
6."Red Light" (featuring Game)The Inkredibles4:21
7."We Global" (featuring Trey Songz, Fat Joe and Ray J)The Runners3:22
8."She's Fine" (featuring Sean Paul, Missy Elliott and Busta Rhymes)Danja3:22
9."Final Warning" (featuring Rock City, Bun B, Blood Raw, Ace Hood, Brisco, Bali, Big Kuntry King, Lil' Scrappy and Shawty Lo)The Inkredibles4:16
10."Fuck the Other Side" (featuring Trick Daddy and The Dunk Ryders)GoldRu$h3:43
11."Bullet" (featuring Rick Ross and Baby Cham)DJ Nasty & LVM4:08
12."Blood Money" (featuring Brisco, Rick Ross, Ace Hood and Birdman)Isaac Opus4:55
13."Defend Dade" (featuring Casely and Pitbull)Lu Diaz4:36
Samples credits
  • "Go Hard" contains a sample of "Angel" by Madonna.
  • "Out Here Grindin" contains a sample of "What's Beef?" by The Notorious B.I.G.
  • "Red Light" contains a sample of "Trace of Your Love" by Joe Simon.
  • "What You Gonna Do to Me" contains a sample of "A Cold Day in Hell" by Wings of Plague.

ChartsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ David Jeffries (September 16, 2008). "We Global - DJ Khaled | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
  2. ^ "DJ Khaled - We Global | Album Review, Stream". DJBooth. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
  3. ^ "DJ Khaled: We Global | Album Reviews". Pitchfork. September 29, 2008. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
  4. ^ "DJ Khaled :: We Global :: Terror Squad/Koch Records". Rapreviews.com. September 23, 2008. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
  5. ^ "DJ KhaledWe Global - XXL". Xxlmag.com. October 13, 2008. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
  6. ^ Jason (June 4, 2008). "DJ Khaled Talks New Album and Label Deal". Rap Basement. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
  7. ^ "Ace Hood". Billboard. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
  8. ^ ahale (June 26, 2008). "DJ Khaled Prepares New Album | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales". HipHopDX. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
  9. ^ Paine, Jake (September 24, 2008). "Hip Hop Album Sales: The Week Ending 9/21/08 | Get The Latest Hip Hop News, Rap News & Hip Hop Album Sales". HipHopDX. Retrieved June 17, 2015.
  10. ^ "DJ Khaled Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
  11. ^ "DJ Khaled Chart History (Independent Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
  12. ^ "DJ Khaled Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
  13. ^ "DJ Khaled Chart History (Top Rap Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
  14. ^ "2008 Year-End Charts: Independent Albums". Billboard. Archived from the original on October 4, 2015. Retrieved May 15, 2015.
  15. ^ "2008 Year-End Charts: R&B/Hip-Hop Albums". Billboard. Archived from the original on June 13, 2015. Retrieved May 15, 2015.