Kanye West “Gold Digger” Limited Edition 12inch Gold Disc 4 Version 12inch Vinyl Single Track Listing In Photos. "Gold Digger" by Kanye West, featuring singer Jamie Foxx, from the West's second studio album, Late Registration released in 2005. The track includes additional vocals from Plain Pat and Don C. Ye created the beat in Atlanta. He and Jon Brion produced the Track. It was originally set to be recorded for Shawnna's debut studio album, Worth Tha Weight but the song was later passed on to West. On July 5, 2005, it was released to American rhythmic contemporary radio stations by Roc-A-Fella and Def Jam as the second single from West's album. The song set a record for the most digital downloads in a week, selling over 80,000.
"Gold Digger" samples Ray Charles's "I Got a Woman". The track received widespread acclaim from music critics, who often praised the composition. Some complimented the lyrical content and Foxx's feature, while a few critics highlighted the sample. The song was named to year-end lists for 2005 by multiple publications, including Eye Weekly and NME. Numerous outlets have placed it on retrospective lists, such as VH1 and Rolling Stone. At the 48th Annual Grammy Awards, the song won Best Rap Solo Performance and also received a nomination for Record of the Year.
"Gold Digger" topped the US Billboard Hot 100, ARIA Singles Chart, and NZ Singles Chart, becoming West's first number-one single on all of these charts. The song reached the top 50 in nine other countries, such as Ireland and the United Kingdom. On Billboard's 60th anniversary in 2018, it was ranked the 63rd biggest Hot 100 hit of all time
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