First Date (50 Cent song)

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"First Date"
Single by 50 Cent featuring Too Short
ReleasedOctober 3, 2012
GenreEast Coast hip hop
Producer(s)45 Music
50 Cent singles chronology
"New Day"
"First Date"
"My Life"
Too Short singles chronology
"On My Level"
"First Date"

"First Date" is a song by American rapper 50 Cent, released on October 3, 2012, as a single from his upcoming sixth studio album Street King Immortal, which was set to be released in the second quarter of 2013 after his fifth studio album, Animal Ambition. The song, produced by 45 Music, features fellow American rapper Too Short.[1]


50 Cent premiered the single with DJ Big Von on American radio station KMEL 106 on October 3, 2012, but it only was available to purchase as digital download on October 22, 2012. It was released at iTunes Store and on[2][3]

Music video[]

A music video for the track was shot in Washington, D.C. on October 8, 2012, where 50 Cent was casting female models to make their appearance in the video.[4] It also featured cameo appearances from G-Unit Records artist Tony Yayo and was directed by Eif Rivera, who 50 Cent has collaborated in several videos. Too Short part of the clip was shot on October 18, 2012, in Hollywood, California and also directed by Eif Rivera.[5]

50 Cent released a trailer of it on November 7, 2012, via his YouTube channel. The music video was released on November 14, 2012, on Hot 97 website.[6]

The music video has been viewed over 4 million times on YouTube.[7]

Track listing[]

Digital download

  1. "First Date" (featuring Too Short) – 3:36

Credits and personnel[]


Chart (2012) Peak
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[8] 48

Release history[]

Country Date Format Label
United States[3] October 3, 2012 Digital download Shady, Aftermath, Interscope


  1. ^ "50 Cent - First Date (feat. Too Short) (Radio RIP)". ThisIs50. Archived from the original on 28 December 2012. Retrieved 20 October 2012.
  2. ^ Andrew Martin. "Listen: 50 Cent f/ Too $hort "First Date"". Complex. Retrieved 20 October 2012.
  3. ^ Jump up to: a b "First Date (Explicit): 50 Cent: MP3 Songs". Retrieved 20 October 2012.
  4. ^ "Entertainment Mogul 50 Cent Casting Females For 3 Music Videos And A Film In Washington, DC". MiSS V INC. Retrieved 20 October 2012.
  5. ^ "Twitter / EifRivera: WEST HOLLYWOOD CA TOMORROW..." Eif Rivera. Retrieved 20 October 2012.
  6. ^ "Video: 50 Cent – 'First Date' (Trailer)". Rap-Up. Retrieved 7 November 2012.
  7. ^
  8. ^ "50 Cent Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved November 4, 2012.

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