Rock the Boat is a song by American recording artist Aaliyah. It was written by Static Major, Eric Seats and Rapture Stewart for her 2001 self-titled album. "Rock the Boat" was posthumously released as a single in November 2001 in Australia, January 2002 in the United States, and May 2002 in the United Kingdom. Prior to its release as a single, "Rock the Boat" charted as an "album cut" and peaked at number 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 on the week of January 5, 2002. The song stayed on the chart for twenty-five weeks.