Will Smith - Getting Jiggy With It
Today we are going to discuss about Will Smith's greatest songs of all time called Getting Jiggy With It. It was one of the best song of 90s music. At that time, no one knows that Will Smith gonna get this kind of popularity but later he becomes an actor in Hollywood. Now let's focus some of the details of this song, which was so rare on the Internet -
This is a song by American actor and rapper called Will Smith . It was released as his third single song from his debut solo album which is called Big Willie Style. It was released in the year of 1997. The song was based around example of "The Greatest Dancer" which was composed by Sister Sledge. This song also took samples from "Sing and Dance" composed by Bar Kays. It was released and January 1998.
The song was produced by pope and tone for will smith. It was his second hit single song in that year. They replaced their long time partner called Jazzy Jeff. You can hear the scratching techniques of Jazzy Jeff can be heard in this song.
From march, 14 1998, this song has spent more than three weeks at the top of the billboard hot 100 music charts. The song won a Grammy award in 1999 for the category called Best Rap Solo Performance. It was ranked in vh1 greatest song of the 1990 at the number of 68 position. However, song went at number number 19 for the list of AOL Radio's hundred most song ever in 2010. The song was ranked for 2010 list the US worst song at the number 17. It was one of the best single song of the 90s dance music.
Hype Williams directed music video of the song. It was filmed at various hotels like Las Vegas strip also included Daniel hotel and luxor hotel. This song has won 1998 MTV video music award for the best rap video. It was also nominated for other additional awards called Best Choreography, Best Dance Video and for the viewer choice in the same year. but the awards won by Madonna for the single called Ray of Light.
The song was topped countries such as Australia, Austria, Canada, Finland, New Zealand, Netherlands, Germany, Sweden and Switzerland into the top 10 position. In Australia it was certified as selling 70,000 copies, in France it was certified as gold, 500000 was sold in the united kingdom. In the United States it has sold more than 900,000 copies and certified as gold.
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