Usher – Moving Mountains Review
“Moving Mountains” is performed by American R&B recording artist Usher and taken from his 5th studio album “Here I Stand”. It was released on 13 May, 2008 by LaFace Records as the third single from the album. It was produced by Christopher “Tricky” Stewart and The-Dream, and co-written by Usher, Stewart, The-Dream and Kuk Harrell. It was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of New Zealand (RIANZ). The music video was directed by Brothers Strause and premiered on 21 May, 2008.
Alex Fletcher from “Digital Spy” commented about “Moving Mountains” that “I’m impresses with Usher’s vocals, it is difficult to observe him seriously when he says on wailing”. Bill Lamb of “about.com” wrote “an easy pick track from the album”. Sal Cinquemani from “Slant Magazine” said “the song proves Usher always delivers good music”.
“Moving Mountains” peaked at number 67 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart, at number 56 on the Billboard Pop Songs Chart, at number 18 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart, at number 25 on the UK Singles Chart, at number 33 on the Japan Hot 100, at number 6 on the RIANZ Singles Chart, at number 22 on the European Hot 100 Singles Chart and at number 36 on the ARIA Singles Chart.