Gym Class Heroes ft. Neon Hitch - Ass Back Home

Posted 4 years ago
Featuring:
Producer:
Benny Blanco [for Kasz Money Pro.]
Album:
The Papercut Chronicles II

Life Goes On, the second single off the Gym Class Heroes forthcoming fifth LP, failed to instantly live up to the success of Platinum-selling lead effort Stereo Hearts, but there’s no need to worry—the hip-pop heavyweights were simply waiting to unleash the big guns on number three. Ass Back Home finds Travie McCoy and co. tackling a popular theme—the conflict between love and the itinerant life of a touring artist—in eminently ear-pleasing style. Instrumentalists Disashi, Eric and Matt collide with a Benny Blanco (for Kasz Money Productions) behind the boards, crafting a pounding, rock-infused arrangement to back McCoy as he addresses the faraway object of his affections, encouraging her to trust in his love but intuiting that their lack of communication may spell stormy seas ahead: “I’d apologize but I don’t know what I’m doing wrong.” UK singer/songwriter Neon Hitch plays the woman in question, pleading with the narrator to get his posterior back home on a memorable chorus. Craving more? Watch for Papercut Chronicles 2, the sequel to the Heroes’ ‘05 sophomore set, to hit stores November 15.

Gym Class Heroes Neon Hitch Hitmaker

Written by
Posted 4 years ago
Get The PLUG app by DJBooth and get the best hip-hop writing and news delivered daily.

More from Gym Class Heroes

Featured Video

Hip Hop News

Chevy Woods Lights Up an Exclusive “Free 16” For Our Bless The Booth Series

The Taylor Gang emcee torches Audiomack Studios in the latest entry in our Bless The Booth series. Read More
Posted 30 minutes ago by Brendan V

An Ode to Sway, a True Hip-Hop Gatekeeper

Let's take a moment to appreciate a man who's helped push hip-hop forward for over two decades. Read More
Posted 45 minutes ago by Brent Bradley

Dom Kennedy Hasn’t Lost A Step, But Did He Miss His Chance?

There’s an undeniable air of despair and regret mixed into the braggadocio of Kennedy's latest work. Read More
Posted 2 hours ago by Matteo Urella

Your Favorite Rappers as MMA Fighters

The similarities between fighting and rapping is uncanny, so we decided compare the biggest stars from each field. Read More
Posted 2 hours ago by Matteo Urella

The 6ix Year Rivalry Between Drake & Tory Lanez

For the last six years Tory and Drake have been intertwined in a very strange rivalry. Read More
Posted about 4 hours ago by Yoh

Can Tyler, The Creator Help Boost Viceland’s Low Ratings?

Bronx duo Desus and Mero will also be getting their own program on the newly-launched network. Read More
Posted about 20 hours ago by DJ Z
Sample Text - Sample Link
0:00
3:00
Shrink
Hide

TRENDING NOW



Flame

TOP 20 MUSIC CHARTS


Discover the best new songs, videos, and albums added to the Booth.