Log in. There's no going back [Verse 2: Katy Perry] Mark my words, this love will make you levitate Like a bird, like a bird without a cage We're down to earth if you choose to walk away [95] It was later performed at the iTunes Festival in London. Juicy J – Dark Horse", Ultratop.be – Katy Perry feat. and Chike Ojukwu. Juicy J – Dark Horse", Swedishcharts.com – Katy Perry feat. Juicy J – Dark Horse", Charts.nz – Katy Perry feat. [99], On February 1, 2015, the song was performed by Perry during the Super Bowl XLIX halftime show, where she was on a chessboard, with her dancers as chess pieces. [75], The music video caused controversy among some Muslims who criticized a scene in the video where a man wearing a pendant appearing to display the Arabic word for "Allah" is disintegrated and turned into sand by Perry's character. In Italy, on the week-ending March 13, 2014, the song entered the FIMI official top 20 at number 17 and, after five weeks, it has so far reached a peak of number 5. In its ruling, the Ninth found that "Stairway" did not violate the copyright of "Taurus", specifically overturning its "inverse ratio rule" which it had used in several previous cases. Inspired by the 1996 film The Craft,[5] Perry and singer-songwriter Sarah Hudson wrote the first version of "Dark Horse" in Perry's hometown of Santa Barbara, California. "Dark Horse" is a song by American singer Katy Perry featuring rapper Juicy J. There's no going back [Juicy J - Rap Verse] She's a beast I call her Karma She eat your heart out Like Jeffrey Dahmer Be careful Watch Katy Perry Body Roll For Juicy J (VIDEO)", "Katy Perry Performs 'Dark Horse' & 'Unconditionally' on 'The Voice of Germany, "Katy Perry Goes Egyptian Neon for 'Dark Horse' At BRIT Awards: Watch", "Katy Perry Shines During Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show", "iTunes - ミュージック - ケイティ・ペリー「Dark Horse (feat. [72][73] Perry also became the first female to have a video on YouTube with 1 billion views. [48] The song topped the chart for four straight weeks, from February 8 to March 1. Not So Fast", "Musicologist Backs Up Copyright Infringement Claim Against Katy Perry on Day Two of 'Dark Horse' Trial", "Katy Perry, Dr. Luke Facing Copyright Trial Over "Dark Horse, "Katy Perry Loses Copyright Battle Over 'Dark Horse, "Katy Perry Takes the Stand on Day One of 'Dark Horse' Copyright Trial", "Katy Perry among those ordered to pay a total of $2.78M in song copying lawsuit", "Katy Perry Appeals $2.8 Million 'Dark Horse' Copyright Verdict", "Led Zeppelin Scores Big Win in 'Stairway to Heaven' Copyright Case", "Katy Perry Says 'Stairway' Ruling Crushes 'Dark Horse' Verdict", "Katy Perry Wins Reversal of 'Dark Horse' Copyright Verdict", "Katy Perry and Capitol Records win appeal in 'Dark Horse' copyright case", "Katy Perry Brings The Hits And Juicy J! During the video's opening, it is revealed that the music video takes place "a crazy long time ago" in Memphis, Egypt. Although it seems like Pätra has finally found a gift she likes, the final frame of the video reveals that she has turned the final suitor into a dog with a human head. Follow. She's really a genius, she was by the mixing board and telling the guy what to take in and take out. The song was part of a competition sponsored by Pepsi in which fans could vote via Twitter on whether they would prefer either "Dark Horse" or "Walking on Air" to be released as the first promotional single from Prism. Katy Perry. [26] Digital Spy's Robert Copsey questioned the decision to not have a proper chorus in "Dark Horse" and the inclusion of Juicy J, though he praised the "sleazy" beat and "sultry" vocals from Katy Perry. It has gone on to receive double platinum certification, and spent 37 weeks in the top 40. [52] It became the third best-selling song of 2014 in the United States with 4.43 million copies sold for the year. [6] Perry described the song as a "juxtaposition", as it mixed her, a pop music artist, with an "urban kind of hip-hop-flavored background soundtrack"; and its lyrics as "witchy and dark", written from the perspective of "a witch warning [a] man to not fall in love with [her]", and if so, she would be his last. Browse more videos. of 20 weeks. There's no going back forget going back. [30] Sal Cinquemani of Slant Magazine likened the song to avant-garde band Art of Noise's song "Moments In Love" and called it a "continuation" of "E.T. JUICY J - DARK HORSE (SONG)", "Pharrell Williams Vs INXS On Next Chart MIDWEEK SALES", "ARIA Report: Week Commencing 7 October 2013", "2013 Top 40 Official Singles Chart UK Archive: 28th September 2013", "Juicy J Talks 'Dark Horse' Collaboration, Potential New Album", "Ermagherd derk herse holds steady for the 2nd week @ #1! Her earlier record which was established upon her second single "Unconditionally" topping the chart was 12 consecutive number ones. [79][86] The lawyer for Flame and the other plaintiffs noted that Perry in the early 2000s started her career in Christian pop, to which Perry replied that even during that part of her career she was "mostly always listening to ... secular music anyway". Perry then asked producer Dr. Luke to contact one of his Kemosabe Records artists, American rapper Juicy J, for a guest verse. 1 Album on Billboard 200", "Pitbull & Ke$ha's 'Timber' Still Tops Hot 100; Bastille, Lorde Reach Top 10", "GRAMMY Awards Generates Sales Gains On Billboard Charts", "Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' Gallops to No. The song's first major television performance was at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards on January 26, 2014. Six weeks later, the song topped the chart. Juicy J – Dark Horse", "Katy Perry Chart History (Euro Digital Song Sales)", Lescharts.com – Katy Perry feat. [20] Musically, the verses are built around icy rhythms and chopped and screwed vocal samples, while the chorus' feature Perry singing into a gradual crescendo. Watch Queue Queue Perry's idea for the music video was to combine Ancient Egyptian culture with Memphis, Tennessee hip hop: setting the video in ancient Memphis, Egypt as a nod to Juicy J's Tennessee hometown. "[66], When "Dark Horse" had attained the top position on the US Billboard Hot 100 Chart, Perry announced that she was working on the video. The "dark and mysterious" performance featured a "haunted forest" design with animatronic horses, broomstick pole dances, and a controlled fire. As of 2019, it is one of the best selling songs in digital history.[4]. "Dark Horse" was a commercial success, charting at number one in Canada, the Netherlands and the United States. [51] By May 2014, "Dark Horse" has sold over 5 million copies in the US, and become Perry's 6th song to surpass the 5 million mark. [55], Aside from topping the Hot 100, "Dark Horse" has also topped Pop Songs, giving Perry her 11th number-one. Snyder vacated the jury's verdict and denied motions for a new trial, though stated that should the case be heard on appeal at the Ninth Circuit, that a new jury trial would be required. "Dark Horse" has also topped the Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs thus becoming her 13th number one and breaking her own record for most consecutive number ones. [3] "Dark Horse" was nominated for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards. [56], In Canada, the song has reached the top-spot position, becoming the singer's tenth number-one single in the country and Juicy J's first. [45][46] The following week, February 8, the song still remains atop the Hot Digital Song adding another 294,000 units to the number of copies sold during the previous weeks. He said: "My verse I did on that song, she was singing it. [11][42] The following week the song topped the Hot Digital Songs, selling 243,000 copies, and rose to number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100. [74] As of August 2020, the video has received over 2.8 billion views on YouTube, making it the 20th most viewed video of all time. More than three months later, when the song was released as the third official single, "Dark Horse" re-entered the chart at number 28. For the opening verses, Perry's character Katy Pätra, the witch of Memphis, is shown wearing a white dress and white and blue wig while floating on a large barge at sunset, with pyramids and palm trees visible in the background. [43][44] On the week-ending February 1, 2014 "Dark Horse" topped the Hot Digital Song for a second week, selling 261,000 copies and rose to number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100. Katy Perry Recommended for you. Katy Perry’s new album Smile goes back to bright’n’boring basics. The track features a minimal production, with a "seductive" and "mature" tone to Perry's vocals, while Juicy J is featured on the song's intro and rapped bridge. Snyder wrote "A relatively common 8-note combination of unprotected elements that happens to be played in a timbre common to a particular genre of music cannot be so original as to warrant copyright protection". Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson (born October 25, 1984), known professionally as Katy Perry, is an American singer, songwriter, and television judge.After singing in church during her childhood, she pursued a career in gospel music as a teenager. It was originally released on September 17, 2013, by Capitol Records as the first promotional … All instrumentation and programming was done by Dr. Luke, Max Martin, and Cirkut. The Most Important Youtube of The Day. Saved from lh3.googleusercontent.com. Pätra also appears as a gray statue in a scene where golden pythons and gray guardian statues such as Anubis, Horus, Nisroch and Apep surround her, and in a scene with a blue background where she wears a golden dress and several golden hieroglyphs levitate around her. Of this, Perry was ordered to pay $550,000. Katy Perry, Tiësto, Aitana – Resilient (Tiësto Remix) #OpenToBetter Film [80] In addition to the infringement claims, the suit claimed that "by any measure, the devoutly religious message of 'Joyful Noise' has been irreparably tarnished by its association with the witchcraft, paganism, black magic, and Illuminati imagery evoked by the same music in 'Dark Horse'". Dark Horse (There's No Going Back) [Tribute to Katy Perry], an album by Guided by Black on Spotify. 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