” Sun Is Up ” is by Inna ( Elena Alexandra Apostoleanu ), the Romanian singer. The song was written by Sebastian Barac, Radu Bolfea and Marcel Botezan.
Production was by Sebastian Barac, Radu Bolfea and Marcel Botezan who are also known as Play & Win.
The song was released in 2010 by Roton, the independent Romanian record label and taken as the first single from Inna’s second album; I Am the Club Rocker.
The song’s lyrics suggest that Inna wants everybody to party with the lines ” All the people tonight, put your hands in the sky ” and asking boys to get in the rhythm with ” Come on boy, come and get in the rhythm, music will take you high “.
The song received mostly positive reviews from music critics, the British newspaper The Guardian’s Paul Lester commented that ” the song reminds of Boys Boys Boys by Sabrina “, the song was called ” Boys (Summertime Love) ” which was a big hit in many countries in 1987.
Inna’s ” Sun Is Up ” was to become the biggest hit of her career to date. After sending the single to Romanian radio stations, the song reached number two on the Romanian Top 100 and Number One on the Bulgarian Airplay Chart.
” Sun Is Up ” was also to be a success elsewhere in Europe, in France the song reached number two and three on both the Swiss Singles and the Russian Airplay charts.
In the United Kingdom, it entered the UK Singles Chart and reached number fifteen; it spent five weeks in the Top Twenty and a total of fourteen weeks on the UK chart.
In the United States, ” Sun Is Up ” reached number four on the Billboard Dance/Mix Show Airplay chart, remaining for seventeen weeks on there.
Along with chart success, Inna also was nominated three times in 2011 at the Romanian Music Awards; she went on to win the Eurodanceweb Award that same year.
BillBoard Highest Chart Position: N/A
UK Highest Chart Position: 15
Other Countries Highest Chart Positions: Austria (Austria Top 40) 33, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders) 17, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia) 5, Bulgaria (Singles Top 40) 1, Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100) 31, France (SNEP) 2, Germany (Official German Charts) 26, Hungary (Dance Top 40) 1, Ireland (IRMA) 38, Italy (FIMI) 26, Lebanon (The Official Lebanese Top 20) 9, Netherlands (Dutch Top 40) 9, Netherlands (Single Top 100) 7, Poland (Dance Top 50) 1, Romania (Romanian Top 100) 2, Russia (NFPP) 3, Scotland (Official Charts Company) 13, Slovakia (Rádio Top 100) 20, Spain (PROMUSICAE) 22, Sweden (Sverigetopplistan) 49, Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 3, Switzerland (Romandie Chart) 1
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