Please click here if you are not redirected within a few seconds. What does this song mean to you? Baby I just don’t get it, do you enjoy being hurt? So can we make this thing ours? Song Discussions is protected by U. Please click here if you are not redirected within a few seconds. What does this song mean to you? Song Discussions is protected by U. The song has since charted in the United Kingdom, first at number thirty as a promotional single with first-week sales of 11,598, and then after being released as a single it improved its position on the UK Singles Chart, reaching number 22. Rhythmic Airplay Chart, the single reached number one, giving Bieber his first number one single on an American airplay music chart. It peaked at number six on the Billboard Hot 100.
Mix Show Airplay chart, making Bieber the fifth Canadian artist to reach that position after Martin Solveig featuring Dragonette’s “Hello” in 2011. In late 2011, Bieber confirmed to radio network Capital FM that he was recording material for his third studio album, which was originally going to be released in early 2012. I’m not going to try to conform to what people want me to be or go out there and start partying, have people see me with alcohol. I want to do it at my own pace. I don’t want to start singing about things like sex, drugs and swearing. I’m into love, and maybe I’ll get more into making love when I’m older. I want to be someone who is respected by everybody. After releasing “Boyfriend” as the lead single, Bieber announced that he will release promotional singles to promote Believe. The cover art for “As Long as You Love Me” shows Bieber perched on a wooden stool, holding an acoustic guitar. Sia Nicole of “Idolator expressed dissatisfaction with the cover, saying “It’s false advertising for the high-fidelity track that has nary a strum within earshot.
As Long as You Love Me” was written by Bieber, Nasri Atweh, and guest vocalist Big Sean, while production was handled by Darkchild, The Messengers and Andre Lindal. Lyrically, it tells listeners that true love can defy all circumstances and the obstacles that it can overcome. We could be broke,” Bieber sings over a staccato beat and handclaps, with an undercurrent of a swirling-sounding synth. Jon Caramanica of The New York Times described the song as “a dubstep love song, with Mr. Bieber reaching into falsetto at points without losing power, and showing restraint at the chorus. Becky Bain of Idolator commented, “The electro-infused track carries your basic we-don’t-need-money-we-have-love sentiment, while Big Sean cameo is mostly useless, but it does come at a pivotal moment in the Darkchild-produced tune. 4 march leading up to the peak of the second chorus, the way the word ‘love’ is caught, cut up and tossed into a digital swirl until it becomes helpless surrender. As part of promotion for “As Long As You Love Me”, a music video, which was filmed in early July 2012, was released. Bieber and his fans, the clip wasn’t shown.
The video starts with a flashback to an overprotective father telling Bieber to stay away from his daughter, whom Bieber is dating. In the present, Bieber walks up to a payphone and tries to call his girlfriend, but she does not answer. Bieber is then seen dancing outside the mansion of his girlfriend’s father, and running through the corridors in a panic. When he realizes she isn’t there, he drives off in his car to find her. Bieber performed the song for the first time in Oslo, Norway at the Oslo Opera House, on May 30, 2012 at his Believe promo tour. Bieber spotlights his grown-up side in flashy new video”. Pop’s Good Boy Tries Growing Up”.
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