The cover was highly praised by music critics. 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Reviews Add Review [r9272246] Release. [1], *sales figures based on certification alone^shipments figures based on certification alonesales+streaming figures based on certification alone, Since May 2013 RIAA certifications for digital singles include on-demand audio and/or video song streams in addition to downloads. [151] The remix version was later included on the track listing of the platinum edition of Beyoncé, released on November 24, 2014. She is the older sister of RnB singer Solange.Beyoncé was named Billboard's Top Female Artist of the 2000s in February 2009 as well as their Artist of the Millennium in May 2011. The singer also dances seductively against a backdrop of smoke and mouths the song's lyrics, staring at the camera. [114] Nadeska Alexis writing for MTV News noted that when the singer started singing the first verses of the song, "you could almost taste the aroma of sex appeal in the air". ", "Is Beyonce Being A Feminist Just For Record Sales? Nadeska Alexis from MTV News commented that when the song opened, "the crowd really started to lose their composure". "Drunk in Love" became her fifteenth top-ten Hot 100 single as a solo artist. [139][140] While reviewing the opening concert of the tour, Rebecca Thomas writing for MTV News described the performance of the song as "intoxicating". Beyoncé's label asked repeatedly for the remixes to be taken offline, but MeLo-X kept uploading them to new host sites. [114] The performance opened with Beyoncé sporting wet-look hair in a leotard and a leather basque, sitting on a chair with her back to the audience. 00:00. "Drunk in Love" peaked at number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart, spending eight weeks in the top ten. “Not JLo dressed the exact same way as Beyoncé did for her “Drunk in Love” performance at the Grammys. [66], On January 26, 2014 the couple opened the 56th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, performing the song live together for the first time. Grammys 2014: List of winners in full. Match the song to your voice and sing it perfectly. Jay Z – Drunk in Love",,, " – Beyoncé feat. ), Doja Cat won Favorite Female R&B/Soul artist (WHET?) [117][118] Jay-Z appeared to rap his verses dressed in a suit and bow tie. Beyoncé - Drunk In Love (Letra e música para ouvir) - I’ve been drinking, I’ve been drinking / I get filthy when that liquor get into me / I’ve been thinking, I’ve been thinking / Why can’t I keep my [3] Pitchfork Media's Carrie Battan described his version as "chopped-up, stretched out, cathedral-ready". It was later added to the set lists of the second European leg of Beyoncé's The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour in 2013 and the pair's joint On the Run Tour in 2014. [42] The lawsuit was dismissed in 2015, in a ruling that said that the song was a "constitutionally protected work of art" and the New York Civil Rights Law did not apply to it. Beyoncé (often stylized in all caps) is the eponymous fifth solo studio album by American singer Beyoncé.The record was released on December 13, 2013, by Parkwood Entertainment and Columbia Records.Developed as a "visual album", its songs are accompanied by non-linear short films that illustrate the musical concepts conceived during production. [44] Rob Sheffield of Rolling Stone chose the "sex song" as the album's best one, commenting that it is a "superb duet". Drunk in love, I want you [Bridge:] We woke up in the kitchen saying "How the hell did this shit happen?" [20] Many contemporary critics viewed "Drunk in Love" as a sequel or an extension to Beyoncé's own 2003 collaboration with Jay-Z, "Crazy in Love". [25][27][39] Similarly to Beyoncé, Jay-Z sings about the places they have had sex in their house. In 2014, the writers of Pitchfork placed the song at number 44 on their list of the 200 best songs of the decade so far, with editor Carrie Battan writing, "Someday, it will be heard as a brilliant ruse, a masterpiece of pop theater, or as simply a masterpiece, period. [144] At BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge, American rapper Angel Haze performed "Drunk in Love", substituting Jay Z's verses with new lines that discuss empowerment and braggadocio. Stream Beyoncé feat. [68] For the week ending January 4, 2014, the song soared to number nine on the airplay chart[69] and went on to debut at number two on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, the singer's highest debut on that chart with 61,000 downloads and 23.3 million audience impressions. [18] Elements of hip hop music are also present in "Drunk in Love". It was so great, because it wasn't about any ego, we weren't trying to make a hit record [...] we were just having fun...and I think you can hear that in the record. Jay Z – Drunk in Love", "Airplay 100 – Cristi Nitzu | Kiss FM – March 30, 2014",, EMA Top 10 Airplay: Week Ending 2014-02-18",, "Beyonce Chart History (Dance Club Songs)", "Beyonce Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)", "Australian Urban Singles Year End Charts 2014", "Bilan de l'année 2014 - Classement des 200 premiers Singles Fusionnés", "The Official Top 100 Biggest Songs of 2014 revealed", "Australian Urban Singles Year End Charts 2015", "Canadian single certifications – Beyoncé – Drunk In Love", "Gold-/Platin-Datenbank (Beyoncé; 'Drunk in Love')", "New Zealand single certifications – Beyoncé feat. [115] A Rolling Stone editor felt it was "near flawless". [25] As she sings about how much she likes sex with her partner,[29] Beyoncé uses several double entendres,[27][30] including the line, "grainin' on that wood", where she is supposedly referencing a surfboard. It also reached the top ten in France, Ireland, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. 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