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"Frick Park Market"
Single by Mac Miller
from the album Blue Slide Park
Released August 18, 2011
Format Digital download, CD Single
Recorded 2011
Genre Hip hop, alternative hip hop
Length 3:17
Label Rostrum
Writer(s) Eric Dan, Jeremy Kulousek, Malcolm McCormick
Producer(s) ID Labs
Mac Miller singles chronology
"Donald Trump"
(2011)
"Frick Park Market"
(2011)
"Party on Fifth Ave."
(2011)
Music video
"Frick Park Market" on YouTube

"Frick Park Market" is a song by American hip hop recording independent artist Mac Miller. It serves as the lead single from his debut album Blue Slide Park. It was released digitally on August 18, 2011 along with an accompanying music video.

Background[edit]

The song is named after Frick Park Market, a food store in Mac Miller's hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at which the rapper once worked. The name coincides with the album title "Blue Slide Park" which is a nickname for one of the playgrounds in nearby Frick Park. The official music video to the song was filmed at the store.[1] As of December 16, 2012 the official music video has had over 23 million views on YouTube.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

The song entered the Billboard Hot 100 chart at number 60 on September 3, as well as reaching numbers 34 and 3 on the US Digital and, Top Heatseekers charts respectively. The single has sold over 150,000 units in the US.[3][4]

Track listing[edit]

Digital download[5]
No. Title Length
1. "Frick Park Market" (Explicit) 3:17
2. "Frick Park Market" (Clean) 3:17

Charts[edit]

Chart (2011) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[6] 60

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mac Miller "Frick Park Market" Music Video in Boring Pittsburgh". Boringpittsburgh.com. Retrieved 2012-02-18. 
  2. ^ "Mac Miller - Frick Park Market". YouTube. 2011-08-18. Retrieved 2012-02-18. 
  3. ^ "US Billboard Charts - September 3, 2011". Vanityedge.com. Retrieved 2012-02-18. 
  4. ^ ""Frick Park Market" Debuts At #60 On Billboard Hot 100 | Mac Miller Fan Site". Macmiller.org. 2011-08-25. Retrieved 2012-02-18. 
  5. ^ "iTunes - Music - Frick Park Market - Single by Mac Miller". ITunes (United States). Apple. 2011-08-18. Retrieved 2012-02-18. 
  6. ^ "Mac Miller – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for Mac Miller.

External links[edit]



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124 news items

MTV.com

MTV.com
Fri, 30 Sep 2011 03:55:20 -0700

Jimmy drinks syrupy slushee mix straight from the Frick Park Market's fountain, and TreeJay falls asleep atop the deli's cash register. Looks like a good time, right? The party really gets started when Miller finds a secret door that leads to an ...

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Wed, 06 May 2009 21:46:05 -0700

For the better part of a century, the Frick Park Market was the kind of mom and pop store everyone wants to live around the corner from. Groceries and baked goods lined the shelves, meat was cut to order, milk and eggs were fresh, ice cream bars and ...

Hip-Hop Wired

BallerStatus.com
Fri, 19 Aug 2011 14:09:54 -0700

Buzzing Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller drops the official music video for the first single off his highly anticipated debut album. This one's called "Frick Park Market." The Ian Wolfson-directed clip, which is named after a small market in his hometown ...

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Wed, 02 Dec 2015 21:02:04 -0800

Maggie Cook and her husband John Prodan, owners of the Frick Park Market in Point Breeze, have been encouraging patrons to contact Mr. Peduto (a hockey player himself) and East End Councilman Dan Gilman to push the rink. The city should consider ...
 
Tribune-Review
Mon, 14 Dec 2015 21:15:29 -0800

John Prodan, who owns the neighboring Frick Park Market, said that even though Mr. Gates lived in Churchill, he became a part of the neighborhood in Point Breeze, attending local events and caring for his storefront, which remains vacant. “It was just ...

XXLMAG.COM

XXLMAG.COM
Mon, 28 Mar 2016 14:50:16 -0700

Pittsburgh, Penn. was uncharted territory for the rap world for years, but Mac Miller has played a huge part in helping put the blue collar city on the map. The 24-year-old rapper is currently one of the most charismatic stars in hip-hop and has ...

Daily Californian

Daily Californian
Thu, 24 Sep 2015 01:48:45 -0700

Many beats on the album are soothing and resemble his track, “Avian,” as opposed to one of his first hits, “Frick Park Market,” which was known for its energy. This subdued tone works well with his upgraded image. Miller's voice and lyrics finally ...

BallerStatus.com

BallerStatus.com
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 10:45:20 -0800

Back in 2011, Mac Miller praised him on the song "Donald Trump", which the business magnate later threatened to later sued for. Today, the rapper blasted the presidential candidate during an appearance on Comedy Central's The Nightly Show with Larry ...
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