Luke ; the latter two are also the producers. The song features additional instrumentation by Cruz himself. It was released internationally as the fourth single from Rokstarr. On 30 Mayit was released to US and Canadian radio stations as his second single and across Europe as his fourth single.
An official remix was released featuring new label mate, Jennifer Lopez. The song "Dynamite" is written in Aqua Nymph - Various - Soma Case Logic key of C minorwith a tempo of beats per minute. McKee only met Cruz months after the song's release,  and later said that "I thought ["Dynamite"] was the dumbest song I had ever written and thought it was going nowhere.
And I actually think it was biggest song I have written so far. The song was released in the UK on 23 August While reviewing "Rokstarr", Jon Caramanica from The New York Times gave a mixed review, saying that the song has "vapid lyrics to navigate e. Nick Levine from Digital Spy rated the song 4 out of 5 stars Dynamite - Various - Break Down gave it a positive review, naming it "a suitably Eurohousey club pumper" and saying that it's "essentially a cheap, tasty, and entirely satisfying banger".
The song kept this position for three consecutive weeks, blocked from the top position by Eminem 's " Love the Way You Lie Dynamite - Various - Break Down featuring Rihanna.
It also became Cruz's second consecutive number April In Portugal - Richard Hayman - Time For Listening single on Billboard ' s Hot Dance Airplay chart in its 21 August issue. This marks the first song by a British act to reach this plateau, the twelfth song to do so, and only the second song to reach 6 million downloads without reaching number one the first being Jason Mraz's " I'm Yours ", which reached number six Im A Sleazy Pervert (Shake Shake My Pussy) - Various - Top DJ Volume 7 September The single debuted on the Canadian Hot at number eight on the week ending 17 Junemarking Cruz's second Top 10 hit in the country.
The following week the single fell to number nine, where it remained at for four consecutive weeks. On the week ending 18 Septemberthe song peaked at number one, becoming Cruz's second Canadian number one single, following " Break Your Heart "'s two-week stay at that position in May The song became the best-selling single in Canada during with sales ofcopies.
On the chart dated 16 August"Dynamite" topped the New Zealand Singles Chart and was certified gold, selling 7, copies. The music video begins with a group of female mechanics working on cars at a garage. Cruz, wearing a red helmet, rides a silver motorbike towards the garage and stops by.
As the music starts, he takes off his helmet and puts on his black sunglasses. He then kicks off a party, complete with a jacuzzi and fireworks. As the sun goes down and night falls, Cruz gives an impromptu concert of sorts with the mechanics as his audience. An enormous, fiery explosion then goes off behind Cruz, before subsiding into a shower of sparks.
Cruz has said that this is the perfect backdrop for the subtext of his song  and that his inspiration came from "wanting to do things on a bike" since his previous videos included cars and boats.
Speaking of the shoot he said "I've never done a video that has this many props in it. We've got the most amazing, wrecked cars.
It has since surpassed the original music video in views. He also performed it at grand launching of NET. TV in It is the second track on the series soundtrack of the same namefrom which it also served as the lead single. The video of the song was released the same day as a digital download and also received frequent airplay on Disney Channel at the time of its debut on the network.
McClain also had a live performance of this song live on 22 August It shows McClain performing the song in an audition. It starts out slow and normal, which doesn't draw the judges' attention. However, afterwards, she performs it with such passion and energy that it draws people into the auditorium, which was once empty aside from the panel of judges composed of the other A. Farm cast members. The views of Dynamite - Various - Break Down music video on YouTube is over 71 million.
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