The Full Wiki

More info on What a Job

What a Job: Wikis


Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

"What a Job"
Single by Devin the Dude featuring Snoop Dogg and Andre 3000
from the album Waitin' To Inhale
Released 2007
Format Digital download
Genre Hip hop
Label Rap-A-Lot Records

"What a Job" is a single from Devin the Dude's album Waitin' to Inhale. The song features Snoop Dogg and Andre 3000. Devin's verse focuses mainly on smoking marijuana and drinking in the studio while trying to make music. Snoop's verse makes note of his longevity in music, his contributions, and overall influence in hip-hop. Andre 3000's deals with listeners illegally downloading tracks and fan appreciation. Andre 3000 gained much respect for his mainstream-featured verses on this song and DJ Unk's "Walk it out." The overall theme of the track are the difficulties of working in the music industry, despite what most people view as an easy job filled with girls and partying. The chorus is all about working long nights cooped up in the studio while one's "baby mother" is at home wondering where her man is. In a small spoken verse at the end of the song, Snoop Dogg points out that he has to please a large both a large public audience and his family, and if one doesn't make hot music, "It don't mean shit." The song peaked at 124 on the Bubbling Under R&B\Hip-Hop Singles Chart in 2007.



Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address