“Problem” is the lead single and music video from American singer Ariana Grande‘s upcoming second studio album.
The Banger of a Track features Australian rapper and artist Iggy Azalea.
Big Sean, who is featured in Grande’s previous song “Right There“, provides the whisper-like vocals of the chorus although he is not credited as a featured artist.
On May 8, 2014, the song debuted at number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming her biggest hit in the United States, surpassing “The Way.” It also hit #1 on iTunes only thirty minutes after being released for digital download.
The track was produced by Max Martin and Shellback, also featuring production by Ilya, and writing credits Iggy Azalea, Ilya, Max Martin, Myron Birdsong & Savan Kotecha.
Grande premiered “Problem” at the 2014 Radio Disney Music Awards, which aired on April 27, 2014 – and she also performed the hit single on Ellen on May 6th.