” Me! ” is by Taylor Swift, the American singer-songwriter. The song features Brendon Urie, Panic! at the Disco’s lead vocalist.
The single was released on the 26th of April under the record label Republic Records. It is taken as the lead single from her yet to be released seventh studio album.
” Me! “, a bubblegum pop song about embracing individuality, was written by Taylor Swift, Brendon Urie and Joel Little, who also co-produced the single with Taylor Swift.
Joel Little is a New Zealand record producer, musician and award-winning songwriter. Now based in Los Angeles, in addition to Taylor Swift, he has worked with the likes of Kids of 88, Lorde, Sam Smith and Ellie Goulding as a songwriter or producer.
Upon the release of the single, the music press gave it mixed reviews. Rob Sheffield, writing for Rolling Stone called it ” campy ” and ” bubbly. ”
Craig Jenkins, writing for Vulture, the culture and entertainment site from New York magazine, called it ” Cute But Cloying. ” Concluding ” It’s back to basics, but it’s also a touch basic. ”
The accompanying music video, which features Taylor Swift and Brendon Urie, was directed by the singer and Dave Meyers, the American music video, commercial and film director.
Born in Berkeley, California, United States, he has worked with a variety of recording artists including Def Leppard, P!nk, Britney Spears, Hanson and NSYNC.
David Meyers has also directed commercials for many top companies like Citibank, Foot Locker and sports brand Reebok.
The video broke the YouTube record for most views in the first twenty-four hours featuring a female artist as a lead. It also became the third most watched overall with 65.2 million views.
The video broke two Vevo records, the most views within twenty-four hours and the fastest video to reach one hundred million views, achieving the feat in seventy-nine hours.
” Me! ” has become a commercial success for Taylor Swift. In the United States, the single peaked at number two on the 11th of May 2019 and to date has spent two weeks on the Billboard Hot 100.
Other Billboard Chart positions are twelve on the Adult Contemporary, ten on Adult Top 40, thirty-seven on the Dance/Mix Show Airplay and ten on the Mainstream Top 40 chart.
In the United Kingdom, ” Me! ” entered the UK Singles Chart on the 9th of May 2019 and peaked at number three. It has spent two weeks in the Top Ten and, at the time of writing, the single has spent two weeks in the Top 100.
Taylor Swift and Brendon Urie have also had success with the single elsewhere. It made the Top Ten in Australia, New Zealand, Austria, Canada, Nicaragua, Ecuador, Japan, Czech Republic, Malaysia, Mexico and Taiwan.
In Europe, it charted inside the Top Ten in Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Norway and Slovakia.
( Chart positions are approx, the song may move up or down on the chart )
BillBoard Hot 100 Highest Chart Position: 2
UK Highest Chart Position: 3
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