Rihanna – We Ride Review
“We Ride” is taken from Rihanna’s second studio album “A Girl Like Me”. It was released on 21 August, 2006 by Def Jam Recordings as the third single from the album. It was produced by StarGate, and written by Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen. The music video was released on 18 September, 2006 and directed by Anthony Mandler.
David Jeffries commented about “We Ride” that “a good easy-flowing weekend break easy riding bike”. Spence D. wrote that “all-pervasive smooth sailing song which reworks the actual positive capture term from the new millennium”. Bill Lamb reviewed that “might charm the majority of in order to listeners because of its hip-hop structure”. Sal Cinquemani wrote that “this seemed to be as well for the vocalist as well as her small expressive skills”.
“We Ride” ranked at number 34 on the Billboard Pop Songs Chart, at number 7 on the Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles, at number 17 on the UK Singles Chart, at number 42 on the Schweizer Hitparade Chart, at number 17 on the IFPI Singles Chart, at number 8 on the RIANZ Singles Chart, at number 60 on the Dutch Top 40 Chart, at number 17 on the Irish Singles Chart and at number 24 on the ARIA Singles Chart.