Usher – Climax Review
“Climax” is a song performed by American R&B singer Usher, taken from his studio album “Looking 4 Myself”. The song was released on 22 February, 2012 by RCA Records. It was produced by Diplo, and was written by Usher, Redd Styles, Ariel Rechtshaid and Wesley Pentz. The official music video was premiered on 9 March, 2012, and was directed by Sam Pilling.
The song “Climax” recieved many positive reviews. Jody Rosen of “Rolling Stone” stated that “amazing song but with freaky sci-fi moves”. Eric Arrendondo of “Beats Per Minute” commented that “the song looks like The Weekend’s House of Balloons, but it can do something”. Marc Hogan commented that “a decoratively beautiful song from Usher”.
“Climax” peaked at number 3 on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs, at number 1 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, at number 36 on the Billboard Pop Songs chart, at number 17 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, at number 4 on the UK Singles chart, at number 9 on the Scottish Singles chart, at number 82 on the Netherlands Mega Single Top 100 chart, at number 96 on the Canadian Hot 100, at number 15 on the ARIA Urban Singles chart and at number 29 on the ARIA Singles chart.