Bow Down

Bow Down is the debut studio album by American West coast hip hop supergroup Westside Connection, released on October 22, 1996 by Lench Mob Records and Priority Records. It featured production from Bud'da, QDIII and Ice Cube among other producers.

The songs "King of the Hill", "Cross 'Em Out and Put a 'K", and "Hoo Bangin'" (WSCG Style) are all disses to Cypress Hill and Common.

Commercial performance

The album peaked at number two on the Billboard 200 on November 9, 1996, shipping 145,000 units. It went on to sell 1.7 million copies, certifying it Platinum by RIAA on January 10, 1997.

Track listing


Weekly charts

Year-end charts



  • The melody to the song "The Gangsta, the Killa and the Dope Dealer" is identical to the melody to the song "Hurt" by American industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails.