Rihanna – Pon de Replay Review
“Pon de Replay” is taken from Rihanna’s debut album “Music of the Sun”. It was released on 24 May, 2005 by Def Jam Recordings as the album’s lead single. It was produced by Evan Rogers, Carll Sturken and Vada Nobles, and written by Alisha “M’Jestie” Brooks, Rogers, Carl and Nobles. The music video was released in 2005 and directed by “Little X”.
Bill Lamb reviewed about “Pon de Replay” that “the celebrity within the creating which appealing dancing melody can get her observed. This might sound excellent dance on the comfortable summer time night or even blasting through the car radio, but lyrics are not good as it should be”.
“Pon De Replay” ranked at number 7 on the Billboard Rap Songs, at number 24 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, at number 2 on the Billboard Pop Songs, at number 1 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs, at number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100, at number 2 on the UK Singles Chart, at number 1 on the RIANZ Singles Chart, at number 2 on the Irish Singles Chart, at number 5 on the Hungarian Single Top 10 Chart, at number 15 on the Dutch Top 40 Chart and at number 2 on the European Hot 100 Singles.