Blow (song)

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Ke $ ha
publication February 8, 2011
length 3:40
Genre (s) Electropop
text Kesha Sebert, Klas Åhlund, Lukasz Gottwald, Allan Grigg, Benjamin Levin, Max Martin
music Dr. Luke , Max Martin , Benny Blanco , Kool Kojak
album Cannibal

Blow is a song by the American singer Ke $ ha . The song was released on February 8, 2011 as the second single from their EP Cannibal . The text was written by Kesha together with Klas Åhlund, Lukasz Gottwald , Allan Grigg, Benjamin Levin and Max Martin . Dr. Luke, Max Martin, Benny Blanco and Kool Kojak. The song is a simple electro - song and is about a fun night out in a club or disco.


Blow is a simple electro - song , which on a synth based -Beat. Kesha's singing is often distorted in the song by auto-tune effects, making it sound like a robot voice. In terms of content, Blow has a simple message. The song is a party anthem and tries to stir up the atmosphere in an imaginary club through Kesha's announcements in the lyrics.'s Bill Lamb thinks the content of Kesha's new single is "a description of herself and her fans."

Commercial win

In the US , Blow debuted on December 4, 2010 at number 97 on the Billboard Hot 100 . In Canada , Blow entered 100th place on February 5, 2011.

Chart placements

Chart placements
Charts Top ranking Weeks
Chart placements
Germany (GfK) Germany (GfK) 39 (4 weeks) 4th
Austria (Ö3) Austria (Ö3) 22nd (3 weeks) 3
United Kingdom (OCC) United Kingdom (OCC) 32 (9 weeks) 9
United States (Billboard) United States (Billboard) 7th (26 weeks) 26th

Individual evidence

  1. Ryan Brockington: Kesha 'Blows'. In: New York Post . NYP Holdings, Inc., November 12, 2010, accessed November 17, 2010 .
  2. Scott Shetler: Kesha, 'Blow' - New Song. In: AOL Radio. AOL Inc., January 3, 2011, accessed January 3, 2011 .
  3. Bill Lamb: Kesha - Cannibal. Solid Effort Whether You Love Or Hate Kesha. (No longer available online.) In: The New York Times Company, archived from the original on March 15, 2011 ; Retrieved January 15, 2011 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /
  4. ^ Hot 100 (Week of December 04, 2010). In: Billboard . Prometheus Global Media, accessed January 3, 2011 .
  5. Pop Songs: Week of February 05, 2011 (Biggest Jump). In: Billboard. Prometheus Global Media, accessed January 27, 2011 .
  6. a b c d Chart sources: DE AT UK US