Can’t Be Tamed Miley Cyrus
Song Title: Can’t Be Tamed
Artist: Miley Cyrus
Date of release: 14th of May 2010
Description: ” Can’t Be Tamed ” is by Miley Cyrus ( Miley Ray Cyrus born Destiny Hope Cyrus ), the American singer, songwriter and actress. Miley became a teen idol starring in the Disney Channel television series Hannah Montana, playing the part of Miley Stewart. American musical comedy television series first aired on Disney Channel on the 24th of March 2006 and finished on the 16th of on January 2011. The show ran for some four seasons and ninety-eight episodes.
The song was written by Miley Cyrus, Antonina Armato and Tim James. Both Antonina and Tim produced the track under the name Rock Mafia. The American record production and songwriting team have worked with many artists including Demi Lovato, Vanessa Hudgens, Selena Gomez, No Doubt, Wyclef Jean, Green Day, Mariah Carey, Justin Bieber, Flo Rida, Ellie Goulding and Bebe Rexha.
” Can’t Be Tamed ” was released on the 14th of May 2010 by record label Hollywood Records ( Disney Music Group ) and taken as the lead single from Miley’s third studio Album of the same name.
The Album, Miley’s last with Hollywood Records after she moved to RCA Records in 2013, was released on the 18th of June 2010. It debuted at number 3 on the Billboard 200 Chart, selling 100,000 copies in the first week of release. Total sales for the Album in the United States is 350,000, making it her lowest-peaking and lowest-selling Album in that country. Internationally it had moderate sales, reaching the top-ten in many countries.
Written in the first person, the song is about how to free yourself from any biding or hindrance. According to Miley the message applies to different situations, inher case ” it is about being a cage and people looking at you. ” The Record label described the song as ” a self-empowering song in which Miley asserts that she has to stay true to herself in relationships. ”
The accompanying music video was directed by Robert Hales. Robert is an English director and graphic designer. He has worked with the likes of Bridgit Mendler, Avril Lavigne, Tame Impala, Jet, The Veronicas, Fuel, Stereophonics, The Donnas, Justin Timberlake, Nine Inch Nails, Death Cab For Cutie, Gnarls Barkley, Imagine Dragons and Crowded House. In 2006 Robert won an MTV Video Music Award for directing the video for ” Crazy “, the Billboard Hot 100 number 2 single.
The dance routines featured in the video were choreographed by Jamal Sims, who along with Miley came up with the video’s plot, which they pitched to Robert Hales, who liked the idea. There were over twenty female and twenty male backup dancers used in the video, which was filmed at the Sony Studios in Culver City, California.
” Can’t Be Tamed ” was a commercial success for Miley. In the United States the song reached a peak of number 8 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart, it spent a total of 10 weeks on the chart there. It also reached number 16 on the Billboard Pop Songs Chart.
In the United Kingdom the song entered the UK Singles Chart on the 12th of June 2010 and reached a peak of number 13. It spent 2 weeks in the top twenty and a total of 8 weeks on the UK chart.
BillBoard Hot 100 Highest Chart Position: 8
UK Highest Chart Position: 13
Other Countries Highest Chart Positions: Australian Singles Chart 14, Austrian Singles Chart 21, Belgian Singles Chart (Flanders) 39, Belgian Singles Chart (Wallonia) 40, Canada (Canadian Hot 100) 6, Dutch Mega Single (Top 100) 82, French Singles Chart 15, German Singles Chart 29, Japan (Hot 100) 12, Irish Singles Chart 5, Italian Singles Chart 45, New Zealand Singles Chart 5, Norwegian Singles Chart 15, Portuguese Singles Chart 30, Slovakian Airplay Singles Chart 28, Spanish Singles Chart 14, Swedish Singles Chart 42, Swiss Singles Chart 53
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Wikipedia Page: Wikipedia.org/MileyCyrus