Get Me Gone

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"Get Me Gone"
Album-The Rising Tied.jpg
Song by Fort Minor from the album The Rising Tied
Recorded 2005
Released November 22, 2005
Format Digital, CD, Vinyl
Length 1:56
References Handsome Modeling Boy School - Holy Calamity (Bear Witness II) (feat. DJ Quest & DJ Shadow)
Writer Mike Shinoda
Producer Mike Shinoda
Label Machine Shop Recordings, Warner Bros. Records

The Rising Tied track listing
  1. Introduction
  2. Remember The Name (Feat. Styles Of Beyond)
  3. Right Now (Feat. Black Thought and Styles Of Beyond)
  4. Petrified
  5. Feel Like Home (Feat. Styles Of Beyond)
  6. Where'd You Go (Feat. Holly Brook and Jonah Matranga)
  7. In Stereo
  8. Back Home (Feat. Common and Styles Of Beyond)
  9. Cigarettes
  10. Believe Me (Feat. Styles Of Beyond and Eric Bobo)
  11. Get Me Gone
  12. High Road (Feat. John Legend)
  13. Kenji
  14. Red To Black (Feat. Jonah Matranga, Kenna and Styles Of Beyond)
  15. The Battle (Feat. Celph Titled)
  16. Slip Out The Back (Feat. Mr. Hahn)

Background

In late 2006, Clear Channel Music posted the entire The Rising Tied album complete with commentaries from Mike Shinoda before each song.[1] On "Get Me Gone", he said, "‘Get Me Gone’ is a funny song, because a lot of Linkin Park fans can relate to the stories in it. I remember when we were first getting started there was a guy in our label, who, although he really wanted to understand the band, he just kinda… there were certain times that he just didn’t get it and he wanted us to have a gimmick, uhm, he wanted our DJ to wear a cowboy hat and a lab coat, for example, as a gimmick. He didn’t like my rapping, he wanted us to be more straight-ahead rock band, all stuff that you know, just didn’t make sense for us, it’s not who we are, so lucky for us, the things worked out as far as we put out a record after that and it did well, uh, that way now we get to do what we want to do on the record. Uhm, also there was a time, when people said, that the band was manufactured, and obviously that’s ridiculous, you know, we’ve know each other for years and years and we make all this music, you know, we write all this stuff ourselves, so, I just wanted to address those things in a song. "

Versions

Note: Only the date of the very first release of each version is listed.

Title Album Length Recorded Released Notes
Get Me Gone The Rising Tied 1:56 2005 November 22, 2005
  • Features vocals by John Legend.
  • Contains a reference to Handsome Boy Modeling School's "Holy Calamity (Bear Witness II) (feat. DJ Quest & DJ Shadow)".
Get Me Gone The Rising Tied (Non-PA Version) 1:56 2005 November 22, 2005
  • Different vocal take.
  • Different lyrics.
Get Me Gone Instrumental Album: The Rising Tied 1:38 2005
  • Official instrumental version.

Personnel

Lyrics

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