Monday, October 10, 2011
BABY BOY ~ BEYONCE FEAT. SEAN PAUL
"Baby Boy" is song recorded by American R&B singer Beyoncé Knowles, featuring Jamaican reggae rapper Sean Paul. "Baby Boy" is an R&B–reggae song whose lyrics detail a woman's fantasies, and in keeping with the album's overall theme, Knowles' deemed them as personal to her. The song was considered to be a sequel to Knowles' 2002 collaboration with Jay-Z on "'03 Bonnie & Clyde". "Baby Boy" was a commercial success. It topped the US Billboard Hot 100 chart for nine consecutive weeks. "Baby Boy" was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and was Knowles' longest-running solo number-one single until "Irreplaceable" (2007), which topped the Hot 100 chart for ten consecutive weeks. The song's accompanying music video was directed by Jake Nava, who also shot the video for the album's lead single, "Crazy in Love" (2003). The video mostly shows Knowles dancing in various locations. "Baby Boy" has remained a staple of Knowles' concert set list. "Baby Boy" is a mid-tempo contemporary R&B song, performed in a moderate groove.