“Ruff Ryders’ Anthem” is the fourth and final single by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]DMX[/lastfm] from his debut studio album It’s Dark and Hell Is Hot. It ranks at #79 on VH1′s 100 Greatest Songs of Hip Hop. Here in the U.S., this [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Swizz Beatz[/lastfm] produced track peaked at #94 on the Billboard Hot 100.
The song is one of DMX’s best known singles. Instrumentally, it was famous for the catchy sitar looping sound. The song was released as a B-Side to “Slippin.” Remember That?