Label: Columbia - none • Format: CDr Compilation, Promo • Country: UK • Genre: Electronic, Rock, Pop, Stage & Screen • Style: House, Techno, Downtempo
Released as the album's second single, the song was solicited to the US radios on June 12, and was physically released on August 27,in the UK. Lyrically, it contains multiple references to cars and car parts including the '57 Cadillac.
It features Rihanna in a makeshift junkyard. Sturken provided all of the instrumentation while Rihanna and Rogers sang the background vocals. The production manager of the song was Rob Heselden with Christie Moran serving as a production assistant. Bill Lamb from About. However, like any successful sports car, the look, feel, and speed of 'Shut Up and Drive' pull you in despite the model's shortcomings. After six weeks, the song peaked at number five and became Rihanna's fifth UK top 10 single.
It stayed on the UK Singles Chart for 31 weeks, becoming Shut Up And Drive - Various - 21 - Music From The Motion Picture sixth What Happens Tomorrow - Duran Duran - Astronaut charting song there. In mainland Europe, the song achieved moderate success. It peaked in the top 10 in eight other countries including Hungary, the Republic of Ireland, Germany and Italy.
In Switzerland E.Y.E. - Satu Nukilan Abadi Sweden, the song reached number 14 and number 31, respectively. As she enters the junkyard, the song begins. Many girls are repairing broken cars and Rihanna joins them while singing the song.
Other scenes, showing Rihanna dancing on a car, are intercut. As the video progresses, Rihanna and the girls get out from the junkyard and go to a race stage.
Then, she sings the song's lyrics to the drivers. Later, she becomes a car race starter and on her sign, both drivers begin their race. Scenes of Rihanna climbing on a navigate stair are shown. Near the end of the video, Rihanna dances and sings the song on a microphone together with her band, while wearing a black dress with white stars.
Since its release, "Shut Up and Drive" has regularly been featured in Rihanna's live performances and tours. For the performance, she was joined by American rock band Fall Out Boy.
It was used in commercials for cars from the Japanese automobile maker Mazda. Contestants Tatianna and Alyssa Edwards performed this song for a chance to re-enter the competition; since both performed exceptionally well, they both got to return. This has frequently been rated the number one best Drag Race lip-sync performance. The song was covered by the rock band Weep on their album Worn Thin. Ned Raggett of AllMusic praised Weep's interpretation in his review of Worn Thincalling it a "revelation, turning the machine pop of one style into another with ease".
Unfortunately, he was unsuccessful but continued to produce a cover of the song on his SoundCloud account. Credits adapted from the liner notes of Good Girl Gone Bad. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Shut Up And Drive Shut Up And Drive - Various - 21 - Music From The Motion Picture.
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