Old Time's Sake


Old Time's Sake
"Old Time's Sake"
Single by Eminem featuring Dr. Dre
from the album Relapse
Released June 2, 2009 (digital)
Format Digital download
Recorded 2007-2008
Genre West Coast hip hop
Length 4:38
Label Shady, Aftermath, Interscope
Writer(s) M. Mathers, A. Young, M. Batson, D. Parker, T. Lawrence
Producer Dr. Dre, Mark Batson
Eminem singles chronology
"3 a.m."
(2009)
"Old Time's Sake"
(2009)
"Beautiful"
(2009)
Dr. Dre singles chronology
"Crack a Bottle"
(2009)
"Old Time's Sake"
(2009)
"Hell Breaks Loose"
(2009)

"Old Time's Sake" is a song by American rapper Eminem, featured on his 2009 album Relapse. "Old Time's Sake" was the second promotional and fourth overall single released on May 5, 2009. The song features Dr. Dre, who also produced the song.[1]

Contents

Background

News of the song's future release was first published on the official Eminem site on April 30, 2009, as a part of the official countdown.[2] The song features, and is also produced by Dr. Dre. It is one of the only two songs on the album to have guest appearances; the other song, "Crack a Bottle", also features Dr. Dre, as well as 50 Cent. The song leaked on May 4, one day before its official release. The single has no video. The song has a drug related theme similar to most of the songs in the album.

Reception

The song has been well received by fans and critics alike, MTV summarised "Old Time's Sake" as "featuring a party vibe".[1] The article went on to describe that "the record has the familiar West Coast bounce, and that Dr. Dre himself lead the song with a "simple sing-songy flow" as well as adult content."[1]

Track listing

Digital single
No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Old Time's Sake" (feat. Dr. Dre) M. Mathers, A. Young, M. Batson, D. Parker, T. Lawrence Dr. Dre, Mark Batson 4:38

Musical personnel

Charts

Chart (2009) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[3] 76
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[4] 14
Ireland (IRMA)[5] 49
UK Singles (The Official Charts Company)[6] 61
US Billboard Hot 100 (Billboard)[7] 25
US Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles (Billboard)[8] 15
US Pop 100 (Billboard)[8] 31

References


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