It Girl (Pharrell Williams song)

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"It Girl"
Single by Pharrell Williams
from the album Girl
ReleasedNovember 10, 2014 (2014-11-10)
FormatDigital download
GenreFunk
Length4:47
LabelColumbia
Songwriter(s)Pharrell Williams
Producer(s)Pharrell Williams
Pharrell Williams singles chronology
"Gust of Wind"
(2014)
"It Girl"
(2014)
"Finna Get Loose"
(2015)

"It Girl" is a song written, produced, and performed by American recording artist Pharrell Williams. The song was released on November 10, 2014 through Columbia Records as the fifth single from his second studio album Girl (2014) in the United Kingdom. The lyrics reference the title in the line you the it girl.

Music video[edit]

The official music video for "It Girl" was directed by Mr. and Fantasista Utamaro and was released on September 30, 2014.[1] Produced by Japanese designer Takashi Murakami in his company Kaikai Kiki[2] with Animation Production NAZ,[3] the anime-inspired clip features Williams rendered in the style of various Japanese cartoons and video games.[4]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2014) Peak
position
France (SNEP)[5] 60
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[6] 191

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
United Kingdom[7] November 10, 2014 Contemporary hit radio Sony

References[edit]

  1. ^ Breihan, Tom (September 30, 2014). "Pharrell – 'It Girl' Video". Stereogum. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  2. ^ "Takashi Murakami Produces Animated Music Video for Pharrell Williams Song". Anime News Network.
  3. ^ Pharrell Williams - It Girl. YouTube. 30 September 2014.
  4. ^ Murray, Nick (September 30, 2014). "Watch Pharrell's Anime, Pokemon-Inspired 'It Girl' Video". Rolling Stone. Retrieved November 28, 2014.
  5. ^ "Lescharts.com – Pharrell Williams – It Girl" (in French). Les classement single. Retrieved November 18, 2014.
  6. ^ Zywietz, Tobias. "CHART: CLUK Update 15.03.2014 (wk10)". Zobbel.de. Retrieved April 30, 2015.
  7. ^ Moss, Liv (November 7, 2014). "This week's new releases 10-11-2014". Official Charts Company. Retrieved November 10, 2014.