Go Too Far

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"Go Too Far"
Go Too Far Jibbs.jpg
Single by Jibbs featuring Melody Thornton
from the album Jibbs Featuring Jibbs
Released January 13, 2007 (2007-01-13)
Format Digital download
Recorded 2006
Genre R&B, hip hop
Length 3:55
Label Geffen
Songwriter(s) Terry Lewis, Melanie Andrews, Janet Jackson
Producer(s) The Beatstaz
Jibbs singles chronology
"King Kong"
(2006)
"Go Too Far"
(2007)
"Smile"
(2007)
"King Kong"
(2006)
"Go Too Far"
(2007)
"Smile"
(2007)
Melody Thornton singles chronology
"Go Too Far"
(2007) Go Too Far2007
"Sweet Vendetta"
(2011) Sweet Vendetta2011

"Go Too Far" is a song by American rapper Jibbs. It is released on January 13, 2007, as the third single from his debut studio album Jibbs Featuring Jibbs. The song samples Janet Jackson's "Let's Wait Awhile" and features former The Pussycat Dolls member Melody Thornton.[1] The song was written by Jackson, Melanie Andrews, and Terry Lewis.[2]

Critical reception[edit]

"Go Too Far" received generally positive reception from music critics. David Jeffries of Allmusic described it as "sugary sweet",[2] and the song is considered one of the a highlights of the album.[3] Chuck Campbell of Scripps Howard News Service called the song "wimpy".[4]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Meiert Avis[citation needed] and shows Jibbs and Melody Thornton having a day out in Venice Beach. Former Girlicious member Tiffanie Anderson makes an appearance in the video.[citation needed]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2007) Peak
position
New Zealand RIANZ Singles Chart[5] 17

References[edit]

  1. ^ C. Johnson, Kevin (October 24, 2006). "Jibbs is at home rapping about teen turf". St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Lee Enterprises. p. D3. 
  2. ^ a b Jeffries, David. "Jibbs Featuring Jibbs - Jibbs". Allmusic. Retrieved December 6, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Traci's Beat Sheet". Huron Daily Tribune. Hearst Corporation. November 2, 2006. 
  4. ^ Campbell, Chuck (November 21, 2006). "California's Deftones stray from expertise". Scripps Howard News Service. E. W. Scripps Company. Archived from the original on August 15, 2007. Retrieved December 6, 2012. 
  5. ^ "RIANZ - Chart #1569 - Monday 18 June 2007". Recording Industry Association of New Zealand. Retrieved December 6, 2012. [permanent dead link]

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