We Paid

Album: My Turn (2020)
Charted: 10
Play Video

Songfacts®:

  • This is a collaborative song between Lil Baby and Detroit rapper 42 Dugg, who is managed by the 4PF boss. The track serves as the grand finale on the deluxe version of My Turn.
  • "We Paid" is a braggadocios song about the rappers' collection of luxury cars and jewelry while also honoring their Atlanta and Detroit origins.
  • Baby previously guested on both Dugg's 2019 track "Not Us" and his 2020 track "Not A Rapper." The pair also collaborated on another My Turn track, "Grace."
  • Section 8 supplied the beat. His other productions for Lil Baby include "Humble" and "The Bigger Picture."

Comments: 1

  • CarterI love 42 dugg and lil baby thanks for this song
see more comments

Editor's Picks

David Bowie Leads the Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Long-Haired Men

David Bowie Leads the Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Long-Haired MenSong Writing

Bowie's "activist" days of 1964 led to Ziggy Stardust.

Taylor Dayne

Taylor DayneSongwriter Interviews

Taylor talks about "The Machine" - the hits, the videos and Clive Davis.

Randy Houser

Randy HouserSongwriter Interviews

The "How Country Feels" singer talks Skynyrd and songwriting.

Sending Out An SOS - Distress Signals In Songs

Sending Out An SOS - Distress Signals In SongsSong Writing

Songs where something goes horribly wrong (literally or metaphorically), and help is needed right away.

Angelo Moore of Fishbone

Angelo Moore of FishboneSongwriter Interviews

Fishbone has always enjoyed much more acclaim than popularity - Angelo might know why.

Charles Fox

Charles FoxSongwriter Interviews

After studying in Paris with a famous composition teacher, Charles became the most successful writer of TV theme songs.