Girls Just Wanna Have Fun (Shaggy song)

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"Girls Just Wanna Have Fun"
Single by Shaggy featuring Eve
from the album Rise
B-side Remady Remix
Released 24 August 2012[1]
Format CD single, Digital download
Recorded 2012
Genre Reggae fusion, dancehall, R&B
Length 3:26
Label MCA
Writer(s) Orville Burrell, Robert Hazard
Producer(s) Teflon, Reinhard Raith, Andreas Litterscheid
Shaggy chronology
"World Citizen"
(2012)
"Girls Just Wanna Have Fun"
(2012)
Eve chronology
"Money In Da Bank"
(2011)
"Girls Just Wanna Have Fun"
(2012)
"She Bad Bad"
(2012)

"Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" is a song by reggae musician Shaggy, featuring American female rapper Eve. The song was released as the official lead, and second overall single, from Shaggy's eleventh studio album, Rise. The song samples the original "Girls Just Want to Have Fun" by Cyndi Lauper.

The single was released in Germany and throughout Europe on August 24, 2012.[2] The accompanying music video was directed by Ras Kassa, and was released via YouTube on July 14, 2012.[3] The single found chart success in both Germany and Poland.

Tracklisting[edit]

  1. "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" (Single Mix) - 3:26
  2. "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" (Extended Mix)
  3. "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" (Voodoo & Serano Mix Edit)
  4. "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" (Voodoo & Serano Remix)
  5. "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" (Remady Remix)
  6. "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" (Remady Extended Mix)

Charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[4] 47
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[5] 39
Belgium Dance (Ultratop Flanders)[5] 47
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[6] 49
Belgium Dance (Ultratop Wallonia)[6] 11
France (SNEP)[7] 180
Germany (Media Control Charts)[8] 29
Poland (Polish Airplay Top 20)[9] 3

Release history[edit]

Country Date Label Format
Germany[2] 24 August 2012 Embassy of Music CD single, Digital download

References[edit]