50 Cent – “21 Questions”
Producer: Midi Mafia
This is the most classic example of popularity selling a record and not the other way around. After debuting at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2003, it became the first song’s history to drop out the top 10 in the following week. A couple of weeks later, it wasn’t even charting. Somewhere, Ja Rule was staring a cabinet full of prescription pills.