Coke Bottle (song)

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"Coke Bottle"
Single by Agnez Mo featuring Timbaland and T.I.
Released September 24, 2013 (2013-09-24)
Format Digital download
Recorded 2012
Genre
Length 4:21
Label The Cherry Party, Sony Music
Writer(s)
Producer(s)
Agnez Mo singles chronology
"Walk"
(2013)
"Coke Bottle"
(2013)
Timbaland singles chronology
"Triple Threat"
(2013)
"Coke Bottle"
(2013)
"Know Bout Me"
(2013)
T.I. singles chronology
"Change Your Life"
(2013)
"Coke Bottle"
(2013)
"I Can't Describe (The Way I Feel)"
(2013)
Music video
"Coke Bottle ft. Timbaland & T.I." on YouTube

"Coke Bottle" is the debut English single by Indonesian singer, Agnez Mo, featuring American rappers, Timbaland and T.I. It was written by her, Brandon Deener, Jocelyn Donald, James "Jim Beanz" Washington,[1] Rommel Cummings, Clifford Harris, Jr., David "Davix Grinehouse" Foreman, Jr., and Dashawn Q White, while Jim Beanz and Davix Grinehouse also served as the producers of the song along with Wizz Dumb and Timbaland.

Production and release[edit]

"Coke Bottle" was written by Agnez Mo, Brandon Deener, Jocelyn Donald, James "Jim Beanz" Washington, Rommel Cummings, Clifford Harris, Jr., David "Davix Grinehouse" Foreman, Jr., and Dashawn Q White, while Jim Beanz and Davix Grinehouse also served as the producers of the song along with Wizz Dumb and Timbaland.

Reception[edit]

During the time Mo performed the single, she has drawn many attentions from medias.[2] Few people has named her as "a new, fresh version of Aaliyah" and opined that she "creates a new image of Asian entertainer".[3] The song itself garnered positive review by music critics. The track has topped many radios' chart. It gained popular recognition due to its "ready, hot club-banger" sound.[4] The lyrics, talked mostly about woman's pride, described as "powerful message" for every women, also referred as a women empowerment anthem, although some described it as "overtly sexual". It stayed in 20 consecutive weeks on Asia Pop 40, became the most searched song in social media and also became one of the most popular song on MTV. Coke Bottle was used in campaign of Coca-Cola's new promotion jingle, but lose to Midnight RED. Other than that, the single managed to be MTV Iggy's Song of the Summer 2014, won over Iggy Azalea's Fancy featuring Charli XCX.[5][6]

Music Video[edit]

Music video for "Coke Bottle" was released and premiered on 31 March 2014 via MTV Hits.[7] It has been available in her VEVO channel too. The music video was made in August 2013 in Miami, Los Angeles and directed by Colin Tilley. The music video was funded fully by herself. The music video made Mo's name became "the most searched" and the video itself went successful, stayed at number #1 and defeated Rita Ora and Miley Cyrus. In addition, the music video was also successfully penetrated the international music channels like Channel V, Trace Urban, RTP Internacional and Channel AKA.[8] [9] [10]

Live performances[edit]

Agnez first performed the song at a private radio off-air show in Austin, TX on September 27, 2013. Afterwards, she also performed the song at the ASEAN-Japan Music Festival that held in NHK Hall Tokyo, Japan on November 28, 2013.[11][12] She also performed at the Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival (also known as JJF) on March 2, 2014.[13]

Track listing[edit]

Digital download

  1. "Coke Bottle" - 4:21

Digital remix download

  1. "Coke Bottle (Ella Dot Motions remix)" - 4:33

Release history[edit]

Country Date Format Label
United States[14][15][16] September 24, 2013 Digital download Entertainment, Inc.
September 25, 2013 Radio premiere
April 8, 2014 Digital download (re-release) The Cherry Party

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ayuda, Tiffany (June 26, 2014). "With Help From Timbaland, Indonesian Pop Icon AGNEZ MO Arrives Stateside". Mochi Magazine. 
  2. ^ "8 Asian Entertainers Who Are Making Names for Themselves in the States". The Huffington Post. October 6, 2014. 
  3. ^ Rahman, Noor Ashikin Abdul (October 16, 2014). "Indonesian Star Hits the "Big Time" in US". The New Paper. 
  4. ^ LaCount, Amy (May 27, 2014). "A Breakout Indonesian Pop Star You've Never Heard Of is Shaterring Pop Music's Asian Bias". Mic. 
  5. ^ "Vote For Our 2014's Song of the Summer!". MTV Iggy. July 11, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Here is it! And the Winner is...". July 16, 2014. 
  7. ^ Walker, John (March 31, 2014). "Agnez Mo’s Got ‘Coke Bottle’ Curves In Her New Video, And She’s Not Afraid To Use ‘Em". MTV Buzzworthy. 
  8. ^ https://twitter.com/agnezmo/status/470951486990467072/photo/1
  9. ^ https://twitter.com/NEZsupport/status/482541688531869696/photo/1
  10. ^ https://twitter.com/YudhistiraReiza/status/472313756563677184/photo/1
  11. ^ Syaifan (November 29, 2013). "Agnes Monica Sukses Tampil Memukau di Festival Musik ASEAN Jepang" [Agnes Monica Succeed Performing Stunningly in ASEAN-Japan Music Festival]. Dreamers Radio (in Indonesian). 
  12. ^ Ika (December 17, 2013). "Agnes Monica Bawakan "Coke Bottle" dengan sedikit Tarian Tradisional" [Agnes Monica Performed "Coke Bottle" with a bit Traditional Dance]. Sidomi (in Indonesian). 
  13. ^ Ven (March 2, 2014). "Aksi 'Cool Down' Agnez Mo di Java Jazz" [Agnez Mo's 'Cool Down' Action in Java Jazz]. Gatra (in Indonesian). 
  14. ^ "Coke Bottle (feat. Timbaland & T.I.) [Explicit]". Amazon.com. Archived from the original on October 3, 2013. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  15. ^ "Agnez Mo "Coke Bottle" World Premiere". Power 106 FM. September 25, 2013. Retrieved April 10, 2014. 
  16. ^ "Coke Bottle (feat. Timbaland & T.I.) [Explicit]". Amazon.com. Retrieved April 10, 2014.