” So Am I ” is by Ava Max ( Amanda Ava Koci ), the American singer-songwriter. Born on the 16th of February 1994 in the US State of Wisconsin, she moved to Los Angeles, California, at the age of seventeen to pursue a music career.
The single was released via digital download and streaming on the 7th of March 2019 under the record label Atlantic, now part of Warner Music Group.
” So Am I ” was written by Amanda Koci, Henry Walter, Maria Smith, Victor Thell, Benjamin Dherbecourt, Gigi Grombacher, Roland Spreckley and Martin Sue.
It was produced by Cirkit, the Canadian producer and songwriter. Along with Ava Max, Cirkit has worked with a variety of recording artists including Nicki Minaj, Shakira, Kesha and Britney Spears. He also co-wrote and produced Ava Max’s 2018 multi-chart-topping single ” Sweet But Psycho “.
Lyrically the song is about loving yourself and liking the fact you’re different. In an interview with Coupdemainmagazine, Ava Max said the song was for ” every single person in the universe to just love themselves “.
Some have said that ” So Am I ” is similar to the song “ Primadonna ” by Marina and the Diamonds. The similarities are in the chorus structure. Both use what’s known as the Circle of Fifths.
The accompanying music video was directed by Isaac Rentz, the Japanese-American music video, feature film and commercials director.
Along with Ava Max, he has worked with many recording artists including Katy Perry, Eminem, Blink182 and OneRepublic.
In addition to music videos, he has directed commercials for Honda, Taylormade and The Gap.
The video features Ava Max dancing with various misfits in a high school hallway and cafeteria. At the time of writing, it had been watched over seventy million times on YouTube.
” So Am I ” has become a commercially successful release for Ava Max. In the United States, the single reached number five on the Billboard Club Songs Chart.
In the United Kingdom, the single entered the UK Singles Chart on the 21st of March 2019 and peaked at number thirteen. It spent nine weeks in the Top Twenty and sixteen weeks in the Top 100.
The song fared better elsewhere, topping the Polish Airplay Chart. It peaked inside the Top Ten in China, Bolivia, Mexico, Scotland, Finland and Slovenia.
( Chart positions are approx, the song may move up or down on the chart )
BillBoard Hot 100 Highest Chart Position: N/A
UK Highest Chart Position: 13
Official Website: Avamax.com
FaceBook Page: Facebook.com/avamaxofficial
Wikipedia Page: Wikipedia.org/AvaMaxFemale Artists ava maxso am iso am i ava max