Baby is a song by Canadian recording artist Justin Bieber. It was released as the lead single from the latter half of Bieber’s debut album, My World 2.0. The track was written by Bieber with Christopher “Tricky” Stewart and Terius “The-Dream” Nash” who worked with Bieber on “One Time” and labelmate, rapper Ludacris.
The song has received positive reviews from critics who complimented the song’s effective lyrics and chorus, and commended Ludacris’ part and the song’s ability to have an urban twist. It has become Bieber’s biggest hit to date, charting at three and five, respectively in the United States and Canada. It has also charted in New Zealand and Australia, and set to impact other countries soon. The accompanying music video takes place in a mall/bowling-alley setting. The video features several cameos such as Drake.
Filming for the music video began during the week of January 25, 2010, in Los Angeles during the week of the 52nd Grammy Awards, at which Bieber presented with Ke$ha. It was filmed at Universal CityWalk by director Ray Kay, who had previously directed videos for Beyoncé Knowles, Lady Gaga, Alexandra Burke, among others. Ludacris said that the video “is like a 2010 version of Michael Jackson’s “The Way You Make Me Feel”. Bieber said that the video “will capture the song’s message of trying to woo back a girl.”
My Chick Bad is the second single on Ludacris‘ album Battle of the Sexes, the song features Nicki Minaj and was produced by The Legendary Traxster. It will be sent to Urban radio on February 23, 2010 and to Rhythmic radio on March 9, 2010.
The music video premiered on February 19, 2010. Eve, Trina, and Diamond, the 3 artists who are featured on the remix, made cameo appearences on the video. A video for the remix is in post-production and is awaiting release. The official remix features Nicki Minaj, Eve, Trina, and Diamond, the remix is the 14th track on the album.
How Low is the first official single off of Ludacris‘ upcoming album, Battle of the Sexes. This remix features Ciara and Pitbull. The official remix will have 3 or 4 versions. The 1st remix features Rick Ross and Twista, It was leaked on January 27, 2010. The 2nd remix features Ciara and Pitbull, Ciara sings part of the hook on her remix and adds her own verse (The song was released to iTunes on Feb. 9), It was leaked on February 2, 2010. The 3rd remix features Rock City and Yelawolf, It was leaked on February 4, 2010. On February 6, 2010 another remix with The-Dream featuring Ciara was released.
How Low is the first official single off of Ludacris‘ upcoming album, Battles of the Sexes. It was first heard at the BET Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta on October 27th, 2009 when it was performed by Ludacris as the 2nd half of a medley that began with Lil Scrappy’s “Addicted to Money”, a song on which he is featured. The track is produced by Canadian producer T-Minus. The song was released on iTunes on December 8, 2009, and rose rapidly up the iTunes Top 100 chart, peaking at #3. The song debuted at #13 on the Billboard Hot 100. The video was shot December 23rd, 2009 in Los Angeles and is directed by Dave Meyers. The video was leaked on to the internet January 20th. The song features (uncredited) Shawnna.
The track was written by Bieber with Christopher “Tricky” Stewart and Terius “The-Dream” Nash” who worked with Bieber on “One Time”. It was available for digital download on on January 18, 2010.
The song received airplay directly after release, but will officially impact mainstream and rhythmic radio on January 26, 2010.
New albums from Timbaland – Shock Value II, Chris Brown – Graffiti, Gucci Mane – The State vs Radric Davis, Snoop Dogg – Malice n Wonderland, BG – Too Hood 2 Be Hollywood, & Clipse – Til The Casket Drops. New singles from Jason Derulo – In My Head, Ludacris – How Low, Lil Wayne – On Fire & Da Da Da, Maxwell – Bad Habits & Ciara feat. Missy Elliott – Work.
Regret is the third single from LeToya Luckett‘s sophomore solo album, Lady Love. It features rapper Ludacris. So far it has peaked at #8 on U.S. Billboard’s Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart , her fourth top twenty hit on that chart and #78 on the Billboard’s Hot 100 chart, becoming her second chart entry on the Hot 100, despite no music video having been released. The song has so far peaked at #42 on Billboard’s Radio Songs chart.
The song has become the most successful song from her second album without the accompanying video’s release and the most successful of her career behind her debut single “Torn”.
Singles & Albums in Stores September 15th include new albums from Kid Cudi ‘Man on the Moon’, Lil Boosie ‘Superbad’, Q-Tip ‘Kamaal The Abstract’, Trick Daddy ‘Finally Famous: Born a Thug, Still a Thug’, New Boyz ‘Skinny Jeanz & A Mic’, M.O.P ‘Foundation’, Krs-One & Buckshot ‘Survival Skills’, N.O.R.E. ‘S.O.R.E.’, & All-4-One ‘No Regrets’. New singles from Drake feat. Kanye West, Lil’ Wayne & Eminem ‘Forever’, Drake ‘So Far Gone EP’, Mariah Carey ‘I Wanna Know What Love Is’, Black Eyed Peas ‘Invasion of I Gotta Feeling Megamix EP’, Leona Lewis ‘Happy’, Kid Sister ‘Right Hand Hi’, Ghostface Killah feat. Fabolous ‘Guest House’, Playaz Circle feat. Ludacris ‘Yeah We Gettin Rich’ & DJ Kayslay feat. Ray J, Jim Jones & Busta Rhymes ‘Blockstars’.
KiD CuDi – Man On The Moon
Singles & Albums in Stores September 8th include new albums from Jay-Z ‘The Blueprint 3’ Raekwon ‘Only Built 4 Cuban Linx 2’, Beverley Knight ‘100%’, Michael Jackson ‘The Original Soul of MJ’, and another Michael Jackson ‘Pure Michael: Motown A Capella’. New singles from Birdman feat. Drake & Lil Wayne ‘Money to Blow’, Hurricane Chris feat. Mario & Plies ‘Headboard’, Lil Scrappy ‘Look Like This’ feat. Gucci Mane and ‘Addicted to Money’ feat. Ludacris, Black Dada feat. Rick Ross & Birdman ‘Imma Zoe (Remix)’, Ghostface Killah feat. John Legend ‘Let’s Stop Playin’, and Jaicko feat. Snoop Dogg ‘Oh Yeah Part 2’.
Jay-Z – The Blueprint 3
Raekwon – Only Built 4 Cuban Linx pt. 2
Beverly Knight – 100%
Michael Jackson – The Original Soul Of Michael Jackson
Michael Jackson – Pure Michael: Motown A Cappella
Black Dada feat. Rick Ross & Birdman – Imma Zoe (Remix)
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Ghostface Killah – Let’s Stop Playin
Jaicko feat. Snoop Dogg – Oh Yeah Part. II
Lady GaGa – Paparazzi (Remixes)
New albums from Whitney Houston ‘I Look To You’, Trey Songz ‘Ready’, Pitbull ‘Rebelution’, Beanie Sigel ‘The Broad Street Bully’, and a re-release of Dr. Dre ‘The Chronic Re-Lit’. New singles from Cassie feat. Akon ‘Let’s Get Crazy’, Flo Rida feat. Nelly Furtado ‘Jump Remixes’, Raheem DeVaughn feat. Ludacris ‘Bulletproof’, Mya ‘Blackout’, Playaz Circle feat. Bobby Valentino ‘Can’t Remember’, New Boyz feat. Ray J ‘Tie Me Down’, and a new iTunes promotional single from Sean Kingston ‘Face Drop’.
- Million Dollar Bill
- Nothin’ But Love
- Call You Tonight
- I Look to You
- Like I Never Left (feat. Akon)
- A Song for You
- I Didn’t Know My Own Strength
- Worth It
- For the Lovers
- I Got You