Linkin Park Faint:
Faint is a rap rock/nu metal song by the American rock band Linkin Park, from their 2003 second (2nd) studio album Meteora.
The song was released as the album’s second (2nd) single on June 9, 2003 and achieved mainstream popularity. Hence, the success of this single propelled MTV to produce a DJ Rob Boskamp mashup of Faint with Britney Spears’ Toxic, for the MTV Mash Up – Amazing Remixes! CD.
Faint reached number one (1) on the U.S. Billboard Modern Rock Tracks while reaching number two (2) on the U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks. It was also featured on the band’s collaborative mashup EP with American rapper Jay-Z, Collision Course, where it was mashed up with the song Jigga What.
The RIAA awarded Faint a gold certification in the US for sales north of 500,000 copies.