Date: August 2012
G.O.O.D. Music’s “Mercy” dominated the airwaves before the release of the label's compilation, Cruel Summer. Like most of the year's popular instrumentals, Wayne rapped over "Mercy" on his DJ Drama-hosted mixtape Dedication 4. Nicki Minaj joined to add a slew of one-liners—including her infamous (and sarcastic) Mitt Romney endorsement.