will.i.am featuring Britney Spears – Scream and Shout Review
Scream & Shout is performed by American rapper will.i.am and taken from his 4th studio album “#willpower”. The song features additional vocals from American recording artist Britney Spears. It was released on 19 November, 2010 by Interscope Records. It was co-produced by will.i.am and Lazy Jay, and co-written by will.i.am, Jean Baptiste and Jef Martens. The music video premiered on 28 November, 2010 and directed by Ben Mor.
Michael Murray commented about “Scream & Shout” that “it is like nothing because we have heard such kind of beats before from Britney Spears, but will.i.am is continuing his style and beats”. Jocelyn Vena said that “If anyone is thinking that, the collaboration can’t bang on club, then they are wrong, the song really is a dance club anthem with full tempo”. Robert Copsey from “Digital Spy” reviewed that “When you first listen the song, you get confused because we have listened before, but after some times you would be chocked”. Malene Arpe from “Toronto Star” said “the song is really terrible to me and makes you scream and shout in a negative way”.
“Scream & Shout” also featured for promoting “Beats by Dr. Dre Color” headphones. The commercial features many celebrities like LeBron James, Ellie Goulding, Zedd, Azealia Banks, Lil Wayne, will.i.am and Zendaya.
“Scream & Shout” charted at number 32 on the ARIA Singles Chart, at number 50 on the Ö3 Austria Top 40 Chart, at number 98 on the Brazilian Airplay Chart, at number 3 on the Canadian Hot 100, at number 53 on the Mega Single Top 100 and at number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100.