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
Writer(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)

"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. ^ "Archive Chart: 2012-06-23" UK Singles Chart.
  7. ^ "Archive Chart: 2012-06-23" UK R&B Chart.
  8. ^ "Trey Songz – Chart history" Billboard Hot 100 for Trey Songz. Retrieved April 19, 2012.
  9. ^ "Trey Songz – Chart history" Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for Trey Songz. 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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