Lyrics for Finesse by Bruno Mars

Randall, Kaylee March 26, 2018. Retrieved November 2, 2019 — via. Ranking at number 53, Taylor Weatherby said, "Just as ILC was a cultural moment of the '90s, 'Finesse' helped Bruno Mars and Cardi B solidify their place as icons of 2018. In 2015, Jonathan Yip of the team talked with Mars about working together. The video received the award for Best Music Video at the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards and was nominated for at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards. Yeah we got it goin' on, got it goin' on You know it, you know it Get the embed code Bruno Mars - 24K Magic Album Lyrics1. On the other hand, Jonathan Wroble of criticized the song for being a copycat of Bell Biv DeVoe's "Poison" 1990 and for "failing to add anything new to his rehashing of new jack swing". About Finesse "Finesse" is a song by American singer Bruno Mars from his third studio album, 24K Magic 2016. Jefferson, J'na January 28, 2018. Nordyke, Kimberly October 9, 2018. from the original on May 10, 2018. He added that the song, just like his preceders, "is a blast". It was certified three times platinum by the Australian Recording Industry Association ARIA and once by the British Phonographic Industry BPI. from the original on April 22, 2017. Select 14 in the field "Semana". DJ Rashida is seen in various scenes of the video on a DJ booth. Ray McCullough II — songwriting• , Universal Music Publishing Group, BMG Rights Management Lyrics licensed and provided by. The performance started with Cardi B entering the stage in a color-blocked outfit, while Mars, along with his band and dancers, also wearing colorful outfits, appeared on a separate stage, which had a background featuring the word "Finesse" spelled out in the show's logo font. from the original on September 20, 2018. Ray McCullough II• At one point, Mars asked Tayag, "What if we do? Mars's energetic dance moves and smooth vocals are at the forefront of Bruno Mars: 24K Magic Live at the Apollo, which debuts Wednesday on CBS. Trust, Gary March 26, 2018. The key of the song was changed to and the tempo reduced to 100 beats per minute. The song draws it main inspiration from the early 1990s new jack swing sound. Length 3: 37• It also peaked at number one on the US chart and was Mars' first single, as a lead artist, to top reach the top of the US chart. — mastering Credits adapted from the liner notes of Finesse, Atlantic Records and ASCAP. Hit the Lil Jon, okay okay , okay okay Oh, yeah we drippin' in finesse, getting' paid ow! from the original on January 13, 2019. Perez, Lexy January 28, 2018. from the original on December 12, 2018. Caramanica, Jon November 23, 2016. 's Ellen Johnson considered the performance at the Grammys one of the best of all time, ranking it at number seven, saying that the nostalgia along with Mars' charisma and Cardi B's personable rapping couldn't go wrong. She said that Mars is a perfectionist, henceforth they rehearsed every day for a whole week, and she didn't want to disappoint him. Christopher Brody Brown• She said it was an honor for the dancers "to emulate the show's iconic Fly Girls". Klenord Raphael• Select Platinum in the Certification field. Kreps, Daniel March 12, 2018. from the original on May 4, 2020. Yeah we got it goin' on, got it goin' on We out here drippin' in finesse It don't make no sense Out here drippin' in finesse You know it, you know it We out here drippin' in finesse It don't make no sense Out here drippin' in finesse You know it, you know it Yeah we got it goin' on, got it goin' on Don't it feel so good to be us, ay? It was released on January 4, 2018, via and in various countries via Atlantic Records. "Finesse" Remix featuring Cardi B 3:37 Digital download No. The announcement was accompanied with the single's artwork, which features Mars and Cardi B "channeling some serious '90s music video vibes". Cardi B — guest vocals, songwriting• Radio Airplay SRL in Italian. It entered the Billboard chart at number 13 with 30,000 copies in just one day of sales. Ray Romulus• Several cast members of the TV show, including , , , Grier, and , praised and thanked Mars for the tribute. Yeah we got it goin' on, got it goin' on Girl, we got it goin' on Yeah we got it goin' on, got it goin' on Don't it feel so good to be us, ay? Gayomali continued, "The pairing with Bardi hits all the feel-good throwback notes. from the original on July 26, 2018. from the original on October 5, 2019. Bruno Mars• The idea went into fruition when Mars decided to come up with the " sound of and ". from the original on May 24, 2018. from the original on January 9, 2018. — Credits adapted from the liner notes of 24K Magic, Atlantic Records. from the original on December 23, 2018. In late 2018, "Finesse" received nominations for , and at the. The song received a platinum certification from the RMNZ , denoting sales of 30,000 copies. from the original on November 19, 2016. On May 20 at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards, performed a medley of various Billboard Hot 100 hits during her monologue, including Cardi B's verse from the remix of Mars' "Finesse". You can also use the lyrics scroller to sing along with the music and adjust the speed by using the arrows. It was created from scratch after a jam session in Mars' studio. There's just something weird that I ain't fucking with yet. In late 2018, Lyndsey Parker of considered the visuals the sixth-best of the year. American singer-songwriter accused Mars of copying Bell Biv DeVoe, and the work of with and using it on "Finesse". Jake Rodkin, game designer and video editor, explained that this was done in order to evoke the nostalgia of videos shot in the 1990s without using fake scan lines or fuzz. 's Raise Bruner said, "Cardi B and Bruno Mars made the "splashiest '90s music video. from the original on April 1, 2019. " The video for the song was included on Billboard's 100 Greatest Music Videos of the 21st Century: Critics' Picks list. from the original on October 6, 2019. Holmes, Charles January 28, 2018. Rosenstand Svidt, Ole March 8, 2019. from the original on March 29, 2018. Subsequently, the song was released to US and UK contemporary hit radio stations on January 9, 2018, and January 12, 2018, respectively, the former by Atlantic Records. Mars furthered, "I don't know what's not hitting home. "Finesse" also peaked at number one on the Billboard , with Mars becoming the first solo male artist in the chart's history to have nine number ones. McIntyre complemented the production and backing vocals, saying it "could have been a serious smash in the early 90s". Wroble, Jonathan November 17, 2016. TEC Foundation for Excellence in Audio, Inc. John Hanes — mix engineering• Lenker, Maureen January 4, 2018. The song was a commercial success, peaking at number two in New Zealand, number three in the United States and Canada. It also received a Titanium Award from iHeartRadio for reaching a threshold of 1 billion total audience spins. "Finesse" by featuring from the album Released January 4, 2018 2018-01-04• Yeah, we got it goin' on, got it goin' on Girl, we got it goin' on Yeah, we got it goin' on, got it goin' on Don't it feel so good to be us, ay? Its bass line and beat have also been compared to 's "" 1992 , and the new jack swing style to Jackson's album 1991. from the original on November 29, 2016. The following week, the song rose to number five, becoming Mars' highest peak since "" 2016 , matching the same position. " Charles Holmes from praised the performance, affirming that "the chemistry between Cardi and Mars was so electric the duo should think about dropping a collaboration album to save 2018". Ron Dicker of complemented the duo and the song, "Mars and Cardi B killed it in a remix for the ages. Hilary Hughes from Billboard found the performance of the "Finesse" remix to have "shined on its own". On the Belgian charts, the single debuted at number 36 on January 13, 2018 on the in Flanders, peaking at number eight for three non-consecutive weeks. On Billboard's 100 Best Songs of 2018: Critics' Picks list, the single was placed at number 19. from the original on August 21, 2018. 's associated director of charts and radio confirmed Mars was set to release new music on January 4, 2018. " When Mars chose "Finesse" as a single, he told The Stereotypes that he wanted rapper to feature on it. from the original on November 6, 2018. Moreover, according to critics, the song evokes the sound of 's album 1988 , 's track "" 1990 , and 's "" 1992. Production and release [ ] "Finesse" was written by Mars, , Christopher Brody Brown, , Yip, Ray Romulus, Jeremy Reeves and Ray McCullough II. Hit the Lil Jon, okay okay , okay okay Oh, yeah we drippin' in finesse, getting paid ow! — recording,• The outfits were inspired by brand the. Yeah we got it goin' on, got it goin' on You know it, you know it. The single has also entered the top ten of Australia, Ireland, Netherlands and the United Kingdom. after my show in LA, backstage, where we recorded her verse for 'Finesse'. Frazer, Bryant February 6, 2018. from the original on August 9, 2019. " However, he was not satisfied with the 20th version of the song, rearranging its groove. Background and development [ ] In September 2014, tweeted, "Now it's time to start writing chapter 3", hinting he was working on new music. from the original on October 13, 2019. She added that with Mars they had to work hard, but there were moments of goofiness, and the latter was not looking to be the main character supported by backed up dancers, but instead "wanted it to feel as if they were all in one crew together". Mars was already recording 24K Magic and asked for "some beats", which Yip sent. That same year, the song was nominated for Song of the Year and at the , as well as for and at the. Saponara, Michael January 8, 2018. from the original on January 15, 2018. Sullivan, Caroline November 24, 2016. The song was written by Mars, , Christopher Brody Brown, , Jonathan Yip, Ray Romulus, Jeremy Reeves and Ray McCullough II. " 's Roisin O'Connor and 's Hugh McIntyre shared a similar opinion, saying that despite being a Bruno Mars song, Cardi B "steals the show" due to her perfect and reminiscent of the old-school hip hop flow. Its instrumentation features walloping clattering rhythms, syncopated rhythms, lurching "orchestral-stab" synthesizers, and "close-harmony background vocals". Once on the set of In Living Color, trying to replicate it, the dancers felt everything was "surreal" with the verbatim, the vibe, the gear, and the clothes. After helping Mars finish "" and "", the team brought "in another track idea". Yip sent Mars an idea that caught his attention, with him asking The Stereotypes to go to the studio. The former was formatted in a 4:3 aspect ratio, but the main dance sequence was shot at 60. Gayomali, Chris January 4, 2018. The song was composed after a jam session as Mars wanted to recreate the "new jack swing sound". The music video opens with Mars and Cardi B using paint and spray paint, reenacting the intro scene from the In Living Color theme song as the latter raps, before Mars' first verse begins. Golding, Shenequa January 4, 2019. from the original on October 17, 2018. " Jody Rosen, writing for The New York Times, opined that the single "sounds like the new jack swing Platonic ideal. Remember that you can play this song at the right column of this page by clicking on the PLAY button. Katie Atkinson wrote that the single "is best described by its one-word title". "Finesse" Remix featuring Cardi B 3:55 2. from the original on May 26, 2019. During an interview with magazine, Mars said one iteration of "Finesse" had him singing about "gold chains and cognac over a silky beat", which he found "too corny", and another version sounded "like a Seventies cop show—like I should be on roller skates". Recorded at: Glenwood Place Studios in ; mixed at MixStar Studios,. from the original on September 26, 2018. " Dicker praised their outfits and energy on the music video. from the original on December 6, 2018. Johnathan Yip — songwriting• Critical reception [ ] The album version of "Finesse" has received generally positive reviews from. On March 23, 2018, two additional remixes of the single version were released in various countries by Atlantic Records. from the original on April 12, 2018. In 2018, "Finesse" was nominated for at the , but lost to Mars' "" 2017. Friend, David January 25, 2018. Archived from on April 13, 2018. from the original on November 20, 2016. It was also nominated for at the. Her flow and rhymes on the track have been compared to "turn-of-the-1990s cadence", as well as to and styles. from the original on May 13, 2018. It's an imitation so fine-tuned it makes the originals seem ersatz. Iasimone, Ashley August 12, 2018. Barry, Peter January 4, 2018. Mars, Lawrence, Brown, and Fauntleroy served as the song's background vocalists. Cardi B was dressed in washed denim cutoffs, a bold neon jacket, tube socks, a backwards baseball cap, oversized gold doorknocker earrings, and bold pink eye shadow. At the time, seven songs were already recorded. Live performances and other usage [ ] Mars' first televised live performance of "Finesse" occurred at the alongside the majority of 2016 for his prime time special titled , which aired on November 29, 2017. Ray Romulus — songwriting• He performed in various musical venues in his hometown throughout his childhood. from the original on June 26, 2018. had known Mars and worked with him since 2007, but after he signed a deal with , in 2009, they did not collaborate very often. In early January 2018, Mars announced via Instagram that "Finesse" would be the album's fifth single, and unlike the original, the single version features rap verses from. Its lyrics demonstrate the happiness of being with who one loves and the positive outcome of that for them and others. Mars later asked for more samples and The Stereotypes sent them, but they never heard back: "Nothing came of it", they said. There's a reason why they watch all night long Yeah, know we'll turn heads forever So tonight I'm gonna show you off When I'm walkin' with you I watch the whole room change Baby, that's what you do No my baby don't play Blame it on my confidence Oh, blame it on. The remix was also used as the background music for the swimsuit competition of , which was held in Bangkok, Thailand in December of that year. "Finesse" was certified four times platinum by the RIAA. Weingarten, Christopher November 18, 2016. Archived from on January 19, 2019. Jeremy Reeves — songwriting• from the original on May 3, 2019. International [ ] In the United Kingdom, "Finesse" entered the at number seven, marking Mars' eleventh and Cardi B's first top ten in the country. Shenequa Golding, writing for , found the outfits on the homage to be "jiggy". It was part of the soundtracks for the video games and. Archived from on March 9, 2018. It received several awards, including at the , at the , as well as Best Collaboration at the. Mars and the male dancers wore vertical-striped tops and denim cloths, while the female dancers wore crop tops, vertical stripes and bold colors. from the original on May 5, 2019. from the original on March 30, 2018. Parker commented, "Bruno and his Fly Girl sidekick bring '90s-retro finesse back to the TV screen in this spot-on perfect In Living Color homage. Holmes, Charles January 11, 2018. Eells, Josh November 2, 2016. Yeah we got it goin' on, got it goin' on. — songwriting, background vocals• Afterwards, Mars got the permission and help from and series creator to pay homage to the American sketch comedy television series 1990—1994 , thanking both of them for it. The original version was composed in the key of at a of 124 beats per minute. Gordon, Arielle January 28, 2018. " made an appearance as one of several DJs on set. That same year, the track received a nomination for and at the. PDF from the original on February 15, 2018. from the original on November 23, 2016. Musically, it is a new jack swing, and song with a light influence of. Yeah we got it goin' on, got it goin' on You know it, you know it Girl we got it goin' on, got it goin' on girl, you got it Don't it feel so good to be us, ay? "Finesse" remained within the top ten for six consecutive weeks and was certified platinum by the BPI. It was certified platinum by the Recorded Music NZ RMNZ and four times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America RIAA. If necessary, click Advanced , then click Format , then select Single , then click SEARCH. Archived from on January 13, 2018. Archived from on August 10, 2020. from the original on August 10, 2019. In Australia, the single debuted at number 15 on the for the week of January 21, 2018. Track listing [ ] Digital download No. There's a reason why they watch all night long all night long Yeah, I know we'll turn heads forever So tonight I'm gonna show you off When I'm walkin' with you when I'm walkin' with you I watch the whole room change I watch the whole room change Baby, that's what you do baby, that's what you do No, my baby don't play no Blame it on my confidence Oh, blame it on your measurements Shut that shit down on sight That's right We out here drippin' in finesse It don't make no sense Out here drippin' in finesse You know it, you know We out here drippin' in finesse It don't make no sense Out here drippin' in finesse You know it, you know it Now slow it down for me baby 'Cause I love the way it feels when we grind when we grind Yeah, our connection's so magnetic on the floor Nothing can stop us tonight When I'm walkin' with you when I'm walkin' with you I watch the whole room change I watch the whole room change Baby, that's what you do baby, that's what you do No, my baby don't play no Blame it on my confidence Oh, blame it on your measurements Shut that shit down on sight That's right We out here drippin' in finesse It don't make no sense Out here drippin' in finesse You know it, you know We out here drippin' in finesse It don't make no sense Out here drippin' in finesse You know it, you know it Fellas, grab your ladies if your lady fine Tell her she the one, she the one for life Ladies, grab your fellas and let's do this right If you're on one like me and mine Yeah we got it goin' on, got it goin' on Don't it feel so good to be us, ay? Music video [ ] Background and concept [ ] The concept for the music video begun when Mars and Phil Tayag of the were exchanging ideas, always having consideration for the 1990s song vibe. Elsewhere, the track topped the charts in Croatia and it peaked at number five on the , spending 24 weeks on the latter chart. Atlantic Records released a remix version, featuring verses from American rapper , as the album's fifth and final single on January 4, 2018, to and. Select singles in the Format field. On Mars' third tour, the 2017—18 , "Finesse" was the opening act of the setlist. from the original on June 22, 2018. Parker, Lyndsey December 26, 2018. The performance received positive reviews, who found it similar to the 1990s theme of the music video. from the original on April 29, 2018. The live show ended with Cardi B rapping verses of her single, "" 2017. Archived from on January 10, 2018. Reception [ ] Roisin O'Connor, music correspondent for The Independent, classified Mars' and Cardi B's tribute to In Living Color as "brilliant". from the original on July 6, 2018. The song was certified four and three times platinum by the RIAA and ARIA , respectively. from the original on April 23, 2019. Hoskins ranked it number 11 on the list of 25 songs. "Finesse" Pink Panda Remix featuring Cardi B 2:28 Vinyl No. Accolades [ ] The song was listed by two publications as being among the best songs of the year. from the original on November 18, 2016. from the original on December 21, 2018. Redfearn, Dominique October 6, 2016. The former said on an Instagram post, "I met Cardi B at 3 a. In 2018, the song was included on a medley of hits performed by Cardi B at the and by Kelly Clarkson at the. United States: Atlantic Records. from the original on September 1, 2019. from the original on September 16, 2018. from the original on January 29, 2018. Feels so good Yeah, we got it goin' on, got it goin' on With you We out here drippin' in finesse It don't make no sense Out here drippin' in finesse You know it, you know it We out here drippin' in finesse It don't make no sense Out here drippin' in finesse You know it, you know it Yeah, we got it goin' on, got it goin' on Don't it feel so good to be us, ay? Paniagua, Arturo April 4, 2017. Tayag was found of the idea and they decided to go ahead with it. Commercial performance [ ] North America [ ] Following the release of the remix and its official music video on January 4, 2018, "Finesse" debuted at number 35 on the US for the week of January 13, 2018. from the original on February 3, 2018. Pareles, Jon; Caramanica, Jon; Russonello, Giovanni January 5, 2018. — production• Cardi B remix [ ] Personnel from the original version remains the same. from the original on November 25, 2016. Raised in Honolulu, Hawaii by a family of musicians, Mars began making music at a young age.。 。

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