Selena Gomez & The Scene – Round & Round Review
“Round & Round” is recorded by American music band Selena Gomez & the Scene and taken from their second studio album “A Year Without Rain”. It was released on 22 June, 2010 by Hollywood Records as the lead single from the album. It was produced by Kevin Rudolf, and written by Jacob Kasher, Jeff Halavacs, Fefe Dobson, Andrew Bolooki and Kevin Rudolf. The music video was released on 20 June, 2010 and directed by Phillip Andelman.
Tim Sendra from “Allmusic” commented “female teen pop singer is now in the crowd pleasing fashion, and well-sung song”. Bill Lamb from “about.com” said “the catchy song sounds amazing with months of airplay”. Beck Bain from “Idolator” said “amazing tune and it might be the track to get non-Disney-centric audience”.
“Round & Round” ranked at number 34 on the Billboard Pop Songs, at number 2 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs, at number 24 on the Billboard Hot 100, at number 47 on the UK Singles Chart, at number 52 on the German Media Control AG, at number 51 on the Canadian Hot 100, at number 19 on the Belgian Ultratip Flanders Chart and at number 62 on the Ö3 Austria Top 40 Chart.