” Sorry ” is by Justin Bieber, the Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer. The song was written by Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter and Justin Bieber, with production by Skrillex, Yektro and Blood Diamonds.
The song was taken as the second single from his fourth album, Purpose which was released by the record labels Def Jam Recordings and School Boy Records in November 2015.
In the song, Justin is saying sorry to a love he’s lost and pleading for a second chance, ” Is it too late now to say sorry? “.
On October the 18th, 2015, Justin announced he was releasing ” Sorry “. The next day the song was promoted through vine, the short video sharing service.
The short six-second video featured King Bach who is the most followed person on Vine and America’s First Lady Michelle Obama.
” Sorry ” has a feel for dancehall, which is a form of Jamaican pop music from the 1970s. The song also incorporates a style of music known as Tropical house, which is a sub-genre of Deep house.
The critics seemed to like the song and gave positive reviews. Jezebel’s Bobby Finger described ” Sorry ” as a ” cold fusion of pop songs, a track that will keep its listeners moving in sonic ecstasy long after the sun goes cold.”
Vulture.com’s Dee Lockett enjoyed the song and wrote: “it’s a Caribbean-flavored house beat over which Bieber flexes his best falsetto “.
” Sorry ” was to be another commercial success for Justin, in the United States, the song entered the Billboard Hot 100 Chart at number two before reaching Number One. The song was to be his second consecutive new entry into the Top Ten after ” What Do You Mean? ” which entered the chart at the top.
In the United Kingdom, the song entered the UK Singles Chart at number two, just being beaten by ” Hello ” by Adele. It later climbed to take the top spot with combined sales of 104,000 and some 5.35 million streams.
” Sorry ” spent two weeks at Number One and fourteen weeks in the Top Ten, it spent a total of fourteen weeks on the UK chart.
BillBoard Highest Chart Position: 1
UK Highest Chart Position: 1
Other Countries Highest Chart Positions: Australia (ARIA) 2, Austria (Austria Top 40) 2, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders) 2, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia) 3, Brazil (Billboard Brasil Hot 100) 66,Canada (Canadian Hot 100) 1, Czech Republic (Singles Digitál Top 100) 1, Denmark (Tracklisten) 1, Finland (Suomen virallinen lista) 2, France (SNEP) 4, Germany (Official German Charts) 3, Hungary (Single Top 40) 4, Ireland (IRMA) 1, Italy (FIMI) 3, Japan (Japan Hot 100) 23, Mexico (AMPROFON) 1, Netherlands (Dutch Top 40) 1, Netherlands (Single Top 100) 1, New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ) 1, Norway (VG-lista) 2, Poland (Polish Airplay Top 100) 48, Scotland (Official Charts Company) 1, Slovakia (Singles Digitál Top 100) 1, South Africa (EMA) 1, South Korea International (Gaon Digital Chart) 13, Spain (PROMUSICAE) 1, Sweden (Sverigetopplistan) 1, Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 2
Official Website: Justinbiebermusic.com
FaceBook Page: Facebook.com/JustinBieber
Wikipedia Page: Wikipedia.org/JustinBieber
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