The Claudia Leitte version of the song peaked at number three on the Brazil. Kelsey Paine from described the video as to be in love with the summer. Leitte released a music video, which was shot in São Paulo. It has that breezy, reggae, Sublime-type feel to it. The song reached the top ten in Denmark peaking at number eight, as well as in Poland and Romania, peaking at number two and eight, respectively.
The recording peaked at the top spot on Israel and reached number five on Hungary Rádiós Top 40. Archived from on December 5, 2010. It's about being a good person and not necessarily using the fact that you're more fortunate than others and rubbing it in their face like a lot of people do, especially in hip-hop nowadays. The single reached the number one position in the Netherlands and Israel, the second spot in Ireland and New Zealand, and the third and fourth spot in the United Kingdom and in the United States, respectively. Mars style of singing has also been compared to the one by Jack Johnson. It was also part of episode ten, season six of 2006.
In Australia, the single debuted at number 35 on the chart and peaked at number five. I couldn't be happier for Travis. Throughout the video, McCoy is shown helping four people, as well as one large group at the end. I'm definitely a way more happy person than I was going into this record. Staubach received death threats after the video aired because it looked like Craola was tossing his paint cans into the ocean. The music video, directed by Mark Staubach, was filmed in various locations of Los Angeles, California. It ended up being a really positive song and not only that, but it's a feel-good party song.
Proctor claims he has exclusive rights to reproduce and distribute the song. Bruno Mars Travie McCoy Billionaire f. It was also part of Mars' in 2014. I see my name in shining lights, oh yeah Uh-huh, uh-huh, and what else? But I posed a question to the listener, 'If you had a billion dollars, what would you do with it? A radio cut of the song, which replaces the word fucking with freaking and is 3:06 long instead of 3:30 was released. It was first broadcast on on May 6, 2010. It peaked at number five on the Billboard Rhythmic chart and peaked at number three on the chart. The stylized title features a dollar sign and , which generally designates corporations.
I see my name in shining lights uh huh, uh huh, what else? And there's a selfish benefit as well - I bought a house five years ago that I barely got to stay in. On the the track debuted at the top spot. Ha ha Oh, every time I close my eyes What you see? We were like, 'Is this the biggest mistake we've ever made? The song has been re-recorded version by ; her version outperformed the original single by reaching number three on Billboard Brazil. The latter three, as , were responsible for the music, production and playing all the instruments on the track, but the bass. The famous Oscar Freire street, known to contain numerous sophisticated stores and to be the point of buying for artists and millionaires, is heavily featured. Three days later, the single was released in the United Kingdom via digital download.
Archived from on October 5, 2010. For when I'm a billionaire Oh oooh oh oooh for when I'm a billionaire Oh oooh oh oooh for when I'm a billionaire I'll be playing basketball with the President Dunking on his delegates Then I'll compliment him on his political etiquette Toss a couple milli in the air just for the heck of it But keep the fives, twenties, tens and bens completely separate And yeah I'll be in a whole new tax racket We in recession but let me take a crack at it I'll probably take whatever's left and just split it up So everybody that I love can have a couple bucks And not a single tummy around me would know what hungry was Eating good, sleeping soundly I know we all have a similar dream Go in your pocket, pull out your wallet And put it in the air and sing I wanna be a billionaire so fucking bad so bad Buy all of the things I never had buy everything ha ha Uh, I wanna be on the cover of Forbes magazine Smiling next to Oprah and the Queen what up Oprah Oh every time I close my eyes, watch ya see, what you see brah? The scene switches to McCoy rapping while driving a with Mars in the passenger seat. It is apparent the president he is referring to here is the 44th President of the United States Barack Obama. We thought we were broke in California; what are we going to do here? The song was performed live on Jay Leno's and by McCoy and Mars. I think it was the perfect first single to come out the gate with. In the Republic of Ireland, the single also debuted at its peak position of number two on the. A different city every night, oh I I swear the world better prepare for what? Archived from on January 1, 2017.
Later, on the same month, the single was performed live at by McCoy and Mars. I wanna be a billionaire so fucking bad Buy all of the things I never had Uh, I wanna be on the cover of Forbes magazine Smiling next to Oprah and the Queen Oh every time I close my eyes I see my name in shining lights, yeah A different city every night, oh I I swear the world better prepare For when I'm a billionaire Yeah I would have a show like Oprah I would be the host of everyday Christmas Give Travie your wish list I'd probably pull an Angelina and Brad Pitt And adopt a bunch of babies that ain't never had shit Give away a few Mercedes like 'Here lady have this' And last but not least grant somebody their last wish It's been a couple months that I've been single so You can call me Travie Claus minus the Ho Ho Ha ha get it? For when I'm a billionaire yeah, sing it Oh oooh oh oooh when I'm a billionaire Oh oooh oh oooh I wanna be a billionaire so fucking bad! The video then switches to Venice Beach, where the group in question run dry on beer in their , but McCoy and Mars come in and hand out more beers to restore life to the party. It was first released on March 9, 2010 on various countries via digital download by. A different city every night, oh I I swear the world better prepare for what? A different city every night Yeah, yeah, yeah Oh, I, I swear the world better prepare For what? A different city every night alright I swear the world better prepare for what? Archived from on December 27, 2016. Archived from on 10 September 2010.
Proctor claimed he owned the copyright to the music and lyrics of the track since March 31, 2011, though the song was released a year before. The song features talented American singer-songwriter. On July 21, 2010, both perfomers sung the track at. The video is interpolated with footage of McCoy helping four people, as well one large group at the end. It begins with Mars playing a guitar while sitting on a lifeguard station at Venice Beach and singing the opening chorus. Archived from on October 10, 2014. Yes, it has been covered multiple times.