Wiz Khalifa

We Dem Boyz by Wiz Khalifa was first song to be premiered by Shazam

We Dem Boyz is a song by American hip hop recording artist Wiz Khalifa from his upcoming fifth studio album Blacc Hollywood (2014). On February 11, 2014, it was released by Rostrum Records and Atlantic Records as the album’s first single. It was produced by Detail. The song has since peaked at number one of the US Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart.

On February 10, 2014, the song was premiered via a partnership with music identifying app Shazam. When the preview video was “Shazamed”, the song’s full audio was unlocked on the app’s feed. It was the first song to be premiered by Shazam in history. Then the following day, it was officially released as a digital download.

On February 12, 2014, Wiz Khalifa held a release party for the single in Los Angeles, California. A official video released of the party featured prominent appearances from the song’s producer Detail and Taylor Gang Records artist Ty Dolla Sign. On February 19, 2014, Khalifa performed the song live during his appearance on DJ Kay Slay’s Streetsweeper Radio show.