Usher – Love in This Club featuring Young Jeezy Review
“Love in This Club” is recorded by American R&B recording artist Usher and taken from his 5th studio album “Here I Stand”. It was released on 22 February, 2008 by LaFace Records as the lead single. The song features vocals from American rapper Jay Wayne Jenkins (Young Jeezy). It was produced by Polow da Don, and co-written by Usher, Lamar Taylor, Young Jeezy, Darnell Dalton, Keith Thomas, Polow da Don and Ryon Lovett. The official music video was released on 7 April, 2008 and directed by Brothers Strause.
An official remix version “Love in This Club Part II” was released featuring Lil Wayne and Beyonce Knowles“. Usher performed “Love in This Club” live at the 6th season of Dancing with the Stars, at 3rd season of The Hills, at the BET Awards 2008, on Good Morning America, on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
Nick Levine of “Digital Spy” said “I enjoyed the song, but the song is not original”. Jim Farber of “Daily News” wrote “I’m not impressed with the song, because it doesn’t look like a club anthem”. The song is quiet and slow and seems like a Justin Timberlake’s hit”.
“Love in This Club” peaked at number 4 on the Billboard Pop Songs, at number 1 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs, at number 4 on the UK Singles Chart, at number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, at number 5 on the Japan Hot 100, at number 3 on the European Hot 100 Singles and at number 6 on the Canadian Hot 100.