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"How I Feel" is a song by American rapper Flo Rida. It samples the song "Feeling Good" by Nina Simone. The song peaked at number twenty-six on the ARIA and number fifty-seven on the Canadian Hot 100.

"How I Feel"
Flo Rida How I Feel.jpg
Single by Flo Rida
ReleasedOctober 28, 2013 (2013-10-28)
FormatCD single, digital download
Recorded2013
Genre
Length2:49
LabelAtlantic, Poe Boy
Songwriter(s)Tramar Dillard,
(sample Anthony Newley, Leslie Bricusse)
Producer(s)Sermstyle, DJ Frank E
Flo Rida singles chronology
"Can't Believe It"
(2013)
"How I Feel"
(2013)
"G.D.F.R."
(2014)
Music video
"How I Feel" on YouTube

Flo Rida performed the song on the 13 episode of fifth season of The Voice with judge Christina Aguilera singing the chorus. This is the official theme song of the 27th Annual WWE Survivor Series[1] The song was also used to promote the 13th season of American Idol.

Music videoEdit

Directed by Shane Drake, the video features Flo Rida and his friends (dressed in Rat Pack-inspired wardrobe) going to Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. At some points, the action freezes and the camera zooms in on the action that happens in tableau. The video was uploaded on YouTube on November 14, 2013.

Track listingEdit

  • Digital download[2]
  1. "How I Feel" – 2:49

Chart performanceEdit

Chart (2013–14) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[3] 20
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[4] 11
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[5] 48
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[6] 13
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[7] 55
Germany (Official German Charts)[8] 24
Ireland (IRMA)[9] 31
Poland (Dance Top 50)[10] 46
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[11] 4
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[12] 24
UK R&B (Official Charts Company)[13] 1
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[14] 8
US Billboard Hot 100[15] 96
US Hot Rap Songs (Billboard)[16] 12
US Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[17] 49
US Mainstream Top 40 (Billboard)[18] 25

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Australia (ARIA)[19] Gold 35,000^

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

Release historyEdit

Country Release date Format(s) Label
United States[2] October 28, 2013 Digital download Atlantic Records, Poe Boy Entertainment

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.prowrestling.com/flo-ridas-how-i-feel-is-the-official-theme-song-of-survivor-series-video/
  2. ^ a b "iTunes - Music - How I Feel - Single by Flo Rida". iTunes Store. Retrieved 2013-10-29.
  3. ^ "Australian-charts.com – Flo Rida – How I Feel". ARIA Top 50 Singles.
  4. ^ "Austriancharts.at – Flo Rida – How I Feel" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40.
  5. ^ "Ultratop.be – Flo Rida – How I Feel" (in Dutch). Ultratip.
  6. ^ "Ultratop.be – Flo Rida – How I Feel" (in French). Ultratip.
  7. ^ "Flo Rida Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)". Billboard.
  8. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Flo Rida – How I Feel". GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved February 27, 2019.
  9. ^ "Chart Track: Week 11, 2014". Irish Singles Chart.
  10. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Dance Top 50.
  11. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  12. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Flo Rida – How I Feel". Swiss Singles Chart.
  13. ^ "Official R&B Singles Chart Top 40". Official Charts Company.
  14. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  15. ^ "Flo Rida Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved January 16, 2014.
  16. ^ "Flo Rida Chart History (Hot Rap Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved February 6, 2014.
  17. ^ "Flo Rida Chart History (Dance Club Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved February 6, 2014.
  18. ^ "Flo Rida Chart History (Pop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved January 16, 2014.
  19. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2013 Singles". Australian Recording Industry Association.

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