Look Alive (BlocBoy JB song)

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"Look Alive"
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Single by BlocBoy JB featuring Drake
from the album Simi
ReleasedFebruary 8, 2018
FormatDigital download
Recorded2017
Genre
Length3:01
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)Tay Keith
BlocBoy JB singles chronology
"Rover"
(2018)
"Look Alive"
(2018)
"Rover 2.0"
(2018)
Drake singles chronology
"Diplomatic Immunity"
(2018)
"Look Alive"
(2018)
"Lemon (Drake Remix)"
(2018)
Music video
"Look Alive" on YouTube

"Look Alive" is a song by American rapper BlocBoy JB featuring Canadian rapper Drake. It is released as the first single off BlocBoy JB's mixtape Simi. The song was produced by Tay Keith. It debuted at number six and later peaked at number five on the US Billboard Hot 100, which makes it the first top 10 single for BlocBoy JB and 23rd for Drake.[1]

Music video[edit]

The music video of the song was released on February 8, 2018. It features BlocBoy JB, Drake, rapper Moneybagg Yo, former Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph, and their crew at various locations in Memphis. The video has gained more than 280 million YouTube views so far.[2]

Remix[edit]

On March 4, 2018, rapper Joyner Lucas released a remix onto SoundCloud and YouTube.[3]

On March 24 2019, Australian rapper Fortay released a remix of "Look Alive" using the same beat, but new lyrics.

Charts[edit]

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Australia (ARIA)[34] Platinum 70,000^
France (SNEP)[35] Gold 100,000*
New Zealand (RMNZ)[36] Gold 15,000*
Portugal (AFP)[37] Gold 5,000double-dagger
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[38] Gold 10,000^
United Kingdom (BPI)[39] Platinum 600,000double-dagger
United States (RIAA)[40] 4× Platinum 4,000,000double-dagger

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
double-daggersales+streaming figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

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  39. ^ "British single certifications – BlocBoy Jb Ft Drake – Look Alive". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved April 8, 2019. Select singles in the Format field. Select Platinum in the Certification field. Type Look Alive in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.
  40. ^ "American single certifications – BlocBoy JB – Look Alive (feat. Drake)". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved June 29, 2018. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Single, then click SEARCH.