Now That's What I Call Music! 34 (U.S. series)

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This article describes the 34th album in the U.S. Now! series. It should not be confused with identically-numbered albums from other Now! series. For more information, see Now That's What I Call Music! 34 and Now That's What I Call Music! discography
Now That's What I Call Music! 34
Compilation album by Various artists
Released June 15, 2010
Recorded 2007–2010
Genre Pop
Length 72:48
Label EMI
Series chronology
Now That's What I Call Faith
(2010)
Now That's What I Call Music! 34
(2010)
Now That's What I Call the USA: The Patriotic Country Collection
(2010)

Now That's What I Call Music! 34 was released on June 15, 2010. The album is the 34th edition of the (U.S.) Now! series. Four tracks featured the album, "Nothin' on You", "Rude Boy", "OMG" and "Imma Be", reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100.[1] The final four tracks are "What's Next New Music Preview" bonus tracks.

Now! 34 debuted at number four on the Billboard 200 albums chart with sales of 88,000 copies sold. This marks the first Now album to sell less than 100,000 copies in its first week since the first volume of the Now series in 1998.[2] In November 2010, the album was certified Gold by the RIAA.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Artist Length
1. "Baby"   Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris 3:33
2. "Nothin' on You"   B.o.B featuring Bruno Mars 3:37
3. "Your Love Is My Drug"   Kesha 3:05
4. "Rude Boy"   Rihanna 3:42
5. "OMG"   Usher featuring will.i.am 4:27
6. "Winner"   Jamie Foxx featuring Justin Timberlake and T.I. 4:03
7. "My Chick Bad"   Ludacris featuring Nicki Minaj 3:36
8. "Imma Be"   The Black Eyed Peas 3:52
9. "Solo"   Iyaz 3:20
10. "All the Right Moves"   OneRepublic 3:56
11. "Halfway Gone"   Lifehouse 3:13
12. "Sweet Disposition"   The Temper Trap 3:50
13. "Heart Heart Heartbreak"   Boys Like Girls 3:23
14. "Breakeven"   The Script 4:15
15. "American Honey"   Lady Antebellum 3:41
16. "The House That Built Me"   Miranda Lambert 4:06
17. "Little Lies"   Dave Barnes 2:45
18. "Worry About You"   2AM Club 3:11
19. "So Obvious"   Runner Runner 3:46
20. "Almost Love (24/7)"   Jessica Jarrell 3:19

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]

Andy Kellman of Allmusic calls the addition of the so-called bonus tracks alarming. With 16 hits and near hits and four "bonus tracks", this Now That's What I Call Music collection "is 20 percent Tomorrow That's What I Might Call Music."[1]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2010) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 4

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Kellman, Andy. "Now, Vol. 34 - Review". Allmusic. Retrieved 2010-06-23. 
  2. ^ Caulfield, Keith (2010-06-23). "Drake Debuts At No. 1 On Billboard 200". Billboard. Retrieved 2010-06-23. 
  3. ^ RIAA Gold & Platinum Searchable Database.

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