One Last Time Ariana Grande
Song Title: One Last Time
Artist: Ariana Grande
Date of release: February 10, 2015
Description: ” One Last Time ” is by Ariana Grande ( Ariana Grande-Butera ), the American singer. The song was written by David Guetta, Savan Kotecha, Giorgio Tuinfort, Rami Yacoub, and Carl Falk. Production was by Falk, Yacoub, Ilya, Tuinfort, and Kotecha.
The song was released in 2015 by the record label Republic as Ariana’s second single from her second Album, My Everything.
” One Last Time ” is about meeting one last time with a past lover, even though he’s moved on.
Music critics liked the song who had particular praise for the performance by Ariana. One critic, Stephen Thomas Erlewine of Allmusic picked the song as one of the highlights of the Album.
Another critic, Rob Copsey who wrote a review for United Kingdom’s The Official Charts Company said ” reminded him of Swedish’s recording artist, Loreen’s 2012 Eurovision winning song “Euphoria “.
The video for ” One Last Time ” was released on the 15th of February 2015, it was directed by Max Landis who is better known for films like Chronicle in 2012 and American Ultra.
Once released the video ran into controversy, with both Ariana and Max Landis being accused of intellectual property theft.
Australian indie pop band Safia pointed out similarities between their video for the song ” You Are the One ” and the video for Ariana’s single ” One Last Time “.
Safia’s band members said of the video similarities ” big labels and big film firms steal ideas from small independent creatives who are trying hard to make something different for a change “.
Although Max Landis did admit that there were elements of the video that were similar, he denied that the ideas were stolen from Safia’s video.
Despite the potential legal issue with the video, ” One Last Time ” was a commercial success for Ariana. In the United States, the song entered the Billboard Hot 100 Chart at number eighty and climbed to reach number thirteen.
Along with success on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart, the song also reached number six on the Mainstream Top Forty Chart. In Canada the song reached number twelve on the Canadian Hot 100 Chart, this was to become her fifth Top-Twenty single in the country.
In the United Kingdom, ” One Last Time ” entered the UK Singles Chart and reached number twenty-four, the song stayed in the Top Forty for ten weeks and a total of twenty-nine weeks on the chart.
BillBoard Highest Chart Position: 13
UK Highest Chart Position: 24
Other Countries Highest Chart Positions: Australia (ARIA) 15, Austria (Austria Top 40) 55, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders) 22, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia) 10, Canada (Canadian Hot 100) 12, Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100) 36, Denmark (Tracklisten) 19, France (SNEP) 10, Germany (Official German Charts) 60, Ireland (IRMA) 23, Italy (FIMI) 6, Japan (Japan Hot 100) 72, Netherlands (Single Top 100) 11, New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ) 22, Norway (VG-lista) 22, Poland (Polish Airplay Top 100) 15, Slovakia (Rádio Top 100) 17, Sweden (Sverigetopplistan) 22, Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 25
Official Website: Arianagrande.com
FaceBook Page: Facebook.com/arianagrande
Wikipedia Page: Wikipedia.org/ArianaGrande