Label: CBS - 468244 1 • Series: Hit Attack! - 2 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Finland • Genre: Electronic, Hip Hop, Pop • Style: RnB/Swing, Disco, Latin, Euro House, Hip Hop
It was released in late as the lead single from the album, Gonna Make You Sweat. The song charted internationally and achieved great success in the United States, Austria, Germany, the Netherlands and Switzerland where it reached number one on the charts. The rap verse was performed by Freedom Williams and the female vocals by Martha Wash. The official music video featured Zelma Davis lip-syncing to the actual Wash's vocal parts.
Additionally, the song used an edited compilation of vocal parts that Wash recorded in June for an unrelated demonstration tape. Topping charts in several countries, the song dominated the airwaves while its accompanying music Gonna Make You Sweat - Various - Hit Attack!
2 received constant rotation on MTV. Music critics praised "Gonna Make You Sweat" for Freedom Williams' Ice-T -like rap delivery in conjunction with Martha Wash's powerful, exuberant, post-disco vocals and deemed the song as a bona fide classic. Billboard wrote about the song: "New act featuring hot producers Robert Clivilles and David Cole serves up a potential multiformat smash with this slammin', guitar-driven hip-hopper, fueled by a stellar appearance from former Weather Girl Martha Wash.
With singer Freedom Williams up front demanding, "Everybody Dance Now," the song is simply the best party starter to come along in months. It doesn't hurt that it's right in line sound-wise with past chart top hits like Black Box's "Everybody Everybody" and Snap's "The Power," Blaze Vs Praise Cats - Precious Love / Shined On Me. Bythe song was criticized by Allmusic as "the lazy Hollywood 'go-to' song for supposed laugh-filled, irony-fueled dance numbers.
The song held the top spot in the Billboard Magazine list of popular dance club tunes for five weeks in Decemberand topped Billboard Hot Singles list for two weeks in February 9 and February It reached 3 in the UK in January, a full month before its American pop success. The track opens Episode 4 of The People v. Simpson: American Crime Storywhere through a flashback scene O. Simpson 's former party lifestyle alongside Robert Kardashian is contrasted with his Alsace Lorraine - Saraya - Saraya cell conditions.
It appears in a TV commercial for Applebee'sas well as a commercial for Targetand a commercial for Fabletics. According to the "Ken's New Intern" episode of Dr. The video was directed by Marcus Nispel and featured dancers performing Gonna Make You Sweat - Various - Hit Attack!
2 front Lets Fall In Love - Ziggy Elman - And The Angels Sing 1938-39 a white back drop. Zelma Davis lip-synchs to the recorded vocals of Martha Wash. A short clip of Double Dutch is shown near the end. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Everybody dance now Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 12 July Backbeat Books ed. Retrieved April 30, Rolling Stone.
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