Rihanna – Umbrella featuring Jay-Z Review
“Umbrella” is performed by Barbadian recording artist Rihanna and taken from her third studio album “Good Girl Gone Bad”. The song features vocals from American rapper Jay-Z. It was released on 29 March, 2007 By Def Jam Recordings. It was produced by Christopher “Tricky” Stewart, and written by Stewart, Terius Nash, Kuk Harrell and Jay-Z. The music video was released on 26 April, 2007 and directed by Chris Applebaum.
Andy Kellman commented that “The song is Rihanna’s best up to now, providing bigger associated with large percussion, the towering background throughout the refrain, as well as words which are in some way completely persuading without having appearing everything impassioned, a perfect place among attempting too much as well as dullness”.
Sal Cinquemani noted that “That this track is simply simple great, no matter type, shows which The writer as well as Rihanna, who currently obtained hits throughout a number of types having a thread associated with public which could not become more not the same as one another, focus on generating high quality song, nevertheless careless they might be”.
“Umbrella” debuted at number 42 on the Billboard Radio Songs chart, at number 91 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, at number 77 on the Billboard Pop Songs chart, at number 69 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, at number 36 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs chart.