Juvenile’s ‘Back That Azz Up’ Turned 20 And Social Media Exploded
Yesterday, Juvenile’s “Back That Azz Up” turned 20, and social media exploded.
The single that became a certified anthem that gets everyone on the dance floor was originally released on February 24, 1999.
It came from the New Orleans rapper’s third studio album, 400 Degreez.
The song charted at no. 19 on the Billboard Hot 100 and no. 5 on Billboard‘s Hot R&B/Hip Hop songs.
Fans of the hit single excitedly shared a myriad of memes and celebratory statuses about the song on Twitter and Instagram.
Take a look below.
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