Heart Attack (Trey Songz song)

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"Heart Attack"
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Single by Trey Songz
from the album Chapter V
Released March 26, 2012
Genre R&B, synthpop
Length 3:55
Label Songbook, Atlantic
Songwriter(s) Tremaine Neverson, Richard Butler, Benjamin Levin
Producer(s) Benny Blanco, Rico Love
Trey Songz singles chronology
"Unusual"
(2011)
"Heart Attack"
(2012)
"2 Reasons"
(2012)
"Unusual"
(2011)
"Heart Attack"
(2012)
"2 Reasons"
(2012)

"Heart Attack" is a song by American recording artist Trey Songz. It was produced by Benny Blanco and Rico Love and released as the lead single from Trey Songz's fifth studio album, Chapter V on March 26, 2012. It reached the top forty in the United Kingdom peaking at #28 on the UK Singles Chart and the United States, peaking at #35 on the US Billboard Hot 100. "Heart Attack" has received a nomination for Best R&B Song at the 2013 Grammy Awards.[1]

Music video[edit]

The video was filmed on April 7, 2012. It was directed by Benny Boom.[2] The video was released on May 4, 2012.[3] Kelly Rowland plays Songz' love interest in the video.

Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[4] 70
France (SNEP)[5] 139
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[6] 28
UK R&B (Official Charts Company)[7] 7
US Billboard Hot 100[8] 35
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[9] 3
US Hot R&B Songs (Billboard)[10] 6

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Position
US Billboard Hot 100[11] 77
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[12] 7

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[13] Platinum 1,000,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The 55th Grammy Awards Nominees List". 
  2. ^ Trey Songz Hits the Club with T.I. for ‘2 Reasons’ Video. Rap-Up.com (2012-04-07). Retrieved on 2012-08-16.
  3. ^ Video: Trey Songz – ‘Heart Attack’. Rap-Up.com (2012-05-04). Retrieved on 2012-08-16.
  4. ^ http://pandora.nla.gov.au/pan/23790/20120616-0000/Issue1160.pdf
  5. ^ "Lescharts.com – Trey Songz – Heart Attack" (in French). Les classement single. Retrieved 2012-08-25.
  6. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  7. ^ "Official R&B Singles Chart Top 40". Official Charts Company.
  8. ^ "Trey Songz Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved April 19, 2012.
  9. ^ "Trey Songz Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved April 19, 2012.
  10. ^ "R&B Songs Music Chart". Billboard Hot R&B Songs. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved October 13, 2012. 
  11. ^ "Best of 2012 - Hot 100 Songs". Billboard.com. Retrieved 2012-12-14. 
  12. ^ "R&B/Hip-Hop Songs - 2012 Year End Charts". Billboard.com. Retrieved 2012-12-17. 
  13. ^ "American single certifications – Trey Songz – Heart Attack". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH

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