Rihanna – Don’t Stop the Music Review
“Don’t Stop the Music” is taken from Rihanna’s third studio album “Good Girl Gone Bad”. It was released on June 1, 2007 by Def Jam Recordings as the fourth single from the album. It was produced by StarGate, and written by Michael Jackson, Tawanna Dabney, Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel S. Eriksen. The music video was released on 26 July, 2007 and directed by Anthony Mandler.
Tom Breihan commented about “Don’t Stop the Music” that “the song with euro-club insanity mixed up with bass and synth”. Bill Lamb wrote that “the song is fit for club and radio play, and it represents another hit from Rihanna”.
“Don’t Stop the Music” nominated at the Teen Choice Awards 2008 for “Single of the Year”, at the 50th Grammy Awards for “Best Dance Recording”, at the Kids’ Choice Awards 2009 for “Best Favorite Song”. It won the award at the NRJ Music Awards 2008 in the category of “Best International Song”.
“Don’t Stop the Music” ranked at number 1 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs Chart, on the Schweizer Hitparade Chart, on the Dutch Top 40 Chart, on the German Media Control AG Chart, on the French SNEP Singles Chart, on the Belgian Ultratop 40 Wallonia and on the Ö3 Austria Top 40 Chart.