Worth It Fifth Harmony
Song Title: Worth It
Artist: Fifth Harmony
Date of release: March 2, 2015
Description: ” Worth It ” is by Fifth Harmony, the American girl group. The song also features rapper Kid Ink ( Brian Todd Collins ), who also goes by the name of Rockstar.
The song was written by Priscilla Renea, Mikkel S. Eriksen, Tor Erik Hermansen and Ori Kaplan, production for the single was by Ori Kaplan and Stargate, the record producers and songwriting team from Norway.
” Worth It ” was taken as the third single from the group’s first Album ” Reflection, released on the Syco Music and Epic Records labels in 2015.
The single has a robust Balkan music influence throughout, Israeli born producer Ori Kaplan is known to use this style of musical influence into his productions.
The song divided music critics, Artistdirect’s Rick Florino gave the song the thumbs up and commented: ” an empowering refrain that’s impossible to shake, especially when coupled with a slippery beat “.
Another who liked ” Worth It ” was FDRMX who noted that “the production is solid and the lyrics are catchy” and added the song was the most mature by the group yet.
However the song didn’t impact Billboard’s Jason Lipshutz in quite the same way, he commented that the song sounds “oddly incomplete “. He also went on to point out the “repetitive phrasing ” used in the song.
Although the reviews by the music critics were mixed, the record buying public liked ” Worth it “. In the United States, the song entered the Billboard Hot 100 Chart at number eighty-two and climbed to reach number twelve.
” Worth It ” was to be the girls highest chart position on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart and their first top 20 single.
Fifth Harmony received a triple Platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), the song was to be one of only seven songs in that year to get a multi Platinum award.
Outside of the United States Fifth Harmony was awarded Gold status in New Zealand after reaching number thirty-one and Platinum in Australia with a chart peak position of number nine.
In the United Kingdom, ” Worth It ” entered the UK chart and climbed to reach a top position of number three, the song stayed in the top ten for two weeks and spent a total of nineteen weeks on the chart.
BillBoard Highest Chart Position: 12
UK Highest Chart Position: 3
Other Countries Highest Chart Positions: Australia (ARIA) 9, Austria (Austria Top 40) 23, Brazil (Billboard Brasil Hot 100) 52, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders) 14, Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia) 18, Canada (Canadian Hot 100) 12, Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100) 25, Europe (Euro Digital Songs) 5, France (SNEP) 15, Germany (Official German Charts) 16, Greece Digital Songs (Billboard) 2, Hungary (Single Top 40) 2, Ireland (IRMA) 23, Israel (Media Forest) 1, Italy (FIMI) 32, Japan (Japan Hot 100) 26, Lebanon (Lebanese Top 20) 1, Luxembourg Digital Songs (Billboard) 9, Mexico Top 20 Inglés (Monitor Latino) 1, Netherlands (Dutch Top 40) 25, New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ) 31, Portugal Digital Songs (Billboard) 6, Scotland (Official Charts Company) 3, Slovakia (Singles Digitál Top 100) 11, Spain (PROMUSICAE) 62, Sweden (Sverigetopplistan) 63, South Korea International Chart (Gaon) 12, Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 21
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Wikipedia Page: Wikipedia.org/FifthHarmony