Porn Star Dancing

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"Porn Star Dancing"
Single by My Darkest Days featuring Chad Kroeger and Ludacris or Zakk Wylde
from the album My Darkest Days
Released June 21, 2010
Genre Hard rock, post-grunge, dirty rap
Length 3:55
Label 604
Writer(s) Matt Walst, Chad Kroeger, Joey Moi, Ted Bruner
Producer(s) Joey Moi, Chad Kroeger
My Darkest Days singles chronology
"Porn Star Dancing"
"Move Your Body"
Chad Kroeger singles chronology
"Into the Night"
"Porn Star Dancing"
"Let Me Go"

"Porn Star Dancing" is the debut single by the Canadian rock band My Darkest Days from their debut self-titled album released on September 21, 2010. The song spent 26 weeks on Billboard's Rock Songs chart where, on December 11, 2010, it peaked at number seven.[1] It performed even better on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, going all the way to number one, where it remained for two weeks. Chad Kroeger of Nickelback appears in the "Porn Star Dancing" video, as does American rapper Ludacris and Black Label Society lead vocalist and lead guitarist Zakk Wylde. The music video was directed by Brendan Cochrane.

Ludacris was originally featured only in the Canadian release of the video, however, due to the popularity of the track, it was subsequently adopted as the mainstream video release.

Charts and certifications[edit]


Chart (2010-2011) Peak
Canadian Hot 100 40
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 90
U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks 1
U.S. Billboard Rock Songs 7
U.S. Billboard Alternative Songs 21


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Canada (Music Canada)[2] Platinum 80,000^
United States (RIAA)[3] Gold 500,000^

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


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