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- Song Name: Run the World (Girls)
- Artist Name / Band Name: Beyoncé
- Produced By: The-Dream, Beyoncé, Switch & Shea Taylor
- Album Name: 4
- Release Date: April 21, 2011
- Genre: R&B, Pop
- Record Label: Columbia
- Written By: Afrojack, The-Dream, Beyoncé, Switch, Diplo & Vybz Kartel
- Performance: Peaked at No.
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yonce – Run the World (Girls) Review
The song is performed by American R&B singer Beyonce Knowles. It was produced by The Dream, Beyonce and Shea Taylor, and written by Beyonce, Wesley Pentz, Adidja Palmer, Beyonce and Nick van de Wall. It was released on April 21, 2011 after leakage of the song on the internet. She performed the song for promoting on the X Factor(French) and Billboard Music Awards. It was ranked by Digital Spy at number 16 in the list of “25 Best Songs of 2011”.
The music video was premiered on 21 April, 2011 that was directed by Francis Lawrence, and choreographed by Sheryl Murakami and Frank Gatson. After the release the song was debuted at number 18 on the UK Singles chart and at number 5 position on the UK R&B chart. The song peaked at number 11 in Ireland, at number 33 in France, at number 12 on the Australian Singles Chart and at number 21 in New Zealand.
In the United States, It was debuted on the Pop Songs chart at number 37 position and at number 65 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. In July 2011, 500,000 copies of the song were sold and that’s why it was certified gold by “RIAA”.