On this day, September 16, in hip-hop history
2008: DJ Khaled released his third studio album, We Global, on Koch Records today. The compilation featured Khaled’s signature trend-hopping production and a host of guest features from artists such as Game, T-Pain, Bun B, Rick Ross, Ace Hood, Plies, Akon, Trick Daddy, Lil Boosie, Nas, Kanye West, Fabolous, Fat Joe, Sean Paul, Busta Rhymes, Pitbull, Casely and Flo Rida amongst others. We Global spawned the hit singles “Out Here Grindin”” and “Go Hard.” The album debuted at No. 7 on the Billboard charts before selling a modest 294,000 copies in the five years since its release.