The Box – Roddy Ricch

"The Box" reflects the classic and contemporary hip-hop themes of Ricch's song. With more than 22 million views on YouTube, the video could give "The Box" the boost it needed to deal with Lil Nas X No. 1's 17-week record of "Old Town Road" for the longest streak. No. 1. March 17, 2020.

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Roddy Ricch’s “The Box” is 2020’s first dominant hit. Released in late 2019 on Roddy’s debut album, Please Excuse Me for Being Anti-Social, Atlantic Records A&R.
Please excuse me for being antisocial was filled with potential hits, but “The Box” two months after his appearance, Roddy Ricch finally released his video for his big hit on Friday (February 28). Roddy runs cars, plays basketball, hits a factory conveyor belt, is exhibited in a museum and is chased by a SWAT computer, and is located on the wall of a burning building.

Music Video Breakdown: ‘The Box’ by Roddy Ricch | Arts | The Harvard Crimson

As Roddy Ricch’s hit song “The Box” entered its 12th week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, the rapper finally premiered his official music video on YouTube last Friday, Feb. 28. Through a hodgepodge of action scenes, the video reflects the classic and contemporary hip-hop themes of Ricch’s song.


“The Box” reflects the classic and contemporary hip-hop themes of Ricch’s song. With more than 22 million views on YouTube, the video could give “The Box” the boost it needed to deal with Lil Nas X No. 1’s 17-week record of “Old Town Road” for the longest streak. No. 1. March 17, 2020.

After reaching number one on Rolling Stone’s Top 100 Songs chart, he stayed there for 11 non-consecutive weeks, “The Box” came out on top in March, no other hit has dominated the RS 100 like this since.

Finally! Roddy Ricch Drops a Video for ‘The Box’

Roddy Ricch finally unveiled his video for his smash hit, “The Box,” on Friday (Feb. 28). And, yes, there are boxes. The clip sees Roddy killing it at life, scaling buildings, winning car races, lounging in the pool, slam dunking basketballs and more.

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Watch Roddy Ricch’s New Video for “The Box”

Roddy Ricch has released a music video for his chart-topping single “The Box.” The first No. 1 song of the 2020s gets a visual directed by the rapper and Christian Breslauer. Watch Roddy drag race, slam-dunk a basketball, and chill out in a shark-infested pool below.

The Box – Roddy Ricch

Roddy Ricch

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Pullin’ out the coupe at the lot
Told ’em fuck 12, fuck SWAT
Bustin’ all the bales out the box
I just hit a lick with the box
Had to put the stick in a box, mmh
Pour up the whole damn seal, I’ma get lazy
I got the mojo deals, we been trappin’ like the ’80s
She sucked a nigga soul, got the Cash App
Told ’em wipe a nigga nose, say slatt, slatt
I won’t never sell my soul, and I can back that
And I really wanna know where you at, at

I was out back where the stash at
Cruise the city in a bulletproof Cadillac (Skrrt)
‘Cause I know these niggas after where the bag at (Yeah)
Gotta move smarter, gotta move harder
Nigga try to get me for my water
I’ll lay his ass down, on my son, on my daughter
I had the Draco with me, Dwayne Carter
Lotta niggas out here playin’ ain’t ballin’
I done put my whole arm in the rim, Vince Carter (Yeah)
And I know probably get a key for the quarter
Shawty barely seen in double C’s, I bought ’em
Got a bitch that’s looking like Aaliyah, she a model
I got the pink slip, all my whips is key-less
Compton, I’m about to get the key to the city
Patek like the sea, forget it

Pullin’ out the coupe at the lot
Told ’em fuck 12, fuck SWAT
Bustin’ all the bales out the box
I just hit a lick with the box
Had to put the stick in a box, mmh
Pour up the whole damn seal, I’ma get lazy
I got the mojo deals, we been trappin’ like the ’80s
She sucked a nigga soul, got the Cash App
Told ’em wipe a nigga nose, say slatt, slatt
I won’t never sell my soul, and I can back that
And I really wanna know where you at, at, hah

Hahaha, I been movin’ ’em out
If Steelo with me, then he got the blues in the pouch (Yeah)
Took her to the forest, put the wood in her mouth
Bitch don’t wear no shoes in my house
The private I’m flyin’ in, I never wan’ fly again
I’ll take my chances in traffic (Yeah)
She suckin’ on dick, no hands with it
I just made the Rollie plain like a landing strip
I’m a 2020 president candidate
I done put a hundred bands on Zimmerman, shit
I been movin’ real gangster, so that’s why she picked a Crip
Shawty call me Crisco ’cause I pop my shit
Got it out the mud, there’s nothin’ you can tell me, yeah
When I had the drugs, I was street wealthy, yeah

Pullin’ out the coupe at the lot
Told ’em fuck 12, fuck SWAT
Bustin’ all the bales out the box
I just hit a lick with the box
Had to put the stick in a box, mmh
Pour up the whole damn seal, I’ma get lazy
I got the mojo deals, we been trappin’ like the ’80s
She sucked a nigga soul, got the Cash App
Told ’em wipe a nigga nose, say slatt, slatt
I won’t never sell my soul, and I can back that
And I really wanna know where you at, at