Let Me Love You (DJ Rebel and Mohombi song)

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"Let Me Love You"
DJ Rebel Let Me Love You.jpg
Single by DJ Rebel and Mohombi featuring Shaggy
Released1 August 2016 (2016-08-01)
FormatDigital download
Recorded2016
GenreElectro house, EDM, Raï
Length3:33
LabelUnited Music Group
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
DJ Rebel singles chronology
"Music"
(2015)
"Let Me Love You"
(2016)
Mohombi singles chronology
"Animals"
(2016)
"Let Me Love You"
(2016)
"Se Fue"
(2017)
Shaggy singles chronology
"Don't You Need Somebody"
(2016)
"Let Me Love You"
(2016)
"Seasons"
(2017)

"Let Me Love You" is a song by Belgian Electro house artist DJ Rebel and Swedish singer Mohombi featuring Shaggy. The song comes from his upcoming album. It contains samples of music from the tradition Algerian song "Abdel Kader" made famous by Algerian artist Khaled. The song was released on 1 August 2016.

Background[edit]

"Let Me Love You" contains sampling of an Algerian traditional song, which was later made famous even more famous by "Abdel Kader" (1993). DJ Rebel sampled the musical refrain from it into his new single, with new English language lyrics written by Mohombi and Shaggy.[1] Shaggy and Mohombi previously worked together in "I Need Your Love" (2014), credited to Shaggy, Mohombi, Faydee and Costi, a hit that received commercial success.

Music video[edit]

The music video for the song was released on 1 August 2016, on DJ Rebel official channel.[2] The video directed by Alex Ceaușu features the three credited artists DJ Rebel, Mohombi and Shaggy, with many models and dancers appears throughout the video. DJ Rebel takes his turntables stuff to the beach, where the party has started. Mohombi performs the song with DJ Rebel in the background while the girls are dancing. In a second verse, Mohombi is shown singing to his love interest. Shaggy appears in the third verse of the video joining the party. The video ends with all dancers around DJ Rebel.

Track listing[edit]

Digital download
  1. "Let Me Love You" (featuring Mohombi and Shaggy) – 3:33

Credits[edit]

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
United States 1 August 2016
  • United Music Group

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Let Me Love You Lyrics". 1 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Dj Rebel & Mohombi feat. Shaggy - Let Me Love You". 1 August 2016.