Complete song listing of Starship on OLDIES.com. [36] Minaj also performed the single on her Pink Friday Tour. Starships (Edited) MP3 Song by Nicki Minaj from the album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded The Re-Up (Edited Booklet Version). The corresponding music video was shot on Oahu Island, Hawaii. She is presumably being worshiped as a goddess as she is carried away through the jungle by the island locals wearing a pale pink bikini with strands hanging off the bottom and short green hair, which is also worn during some kaleidoscope effects and in one scene of her on the beach singing. 04.04.1987, Peaked at #1 on The song was written by Minaj, Nadir Khayat, Carl Falk, Rami Yacoub, and Wayne Hector, and it was produced by RedOne, Yacoub, and Falk.

Terms of Use; Privacy Policy; About Our Ads; Advertising © 2019 Billboard. Directed by Anthony Mandler, the video features Minaj on a beach in a bikini, and near the end of the video, it shows her at a party, dancing to the song. Eventually, the song peaked at number two, before going on to spend 38 consecutive weeks in the top 40. It was released on February 14, 2012 by Young Money, Cash Money, and Universal Republic as the lead single from the album. Hector and Mohambi provide backing vocals during the final chorus. In September 2013, electronic artist Clive Tanaka filed suit against Minaj and the writers of the song, claiming it infringed on his own composition and recording "Neu Chicago",[2] but the lawsuit later was dismissed.[3]. It ends with her singing the last line while looking directly into the camera. [22] The song peaked at number two on the Hot Dance Club Songs chart and number three on Pop Songs. Gaana offers you free, unlimited access to over 45 million Hindi Songs, Bollywood Music, English MP3 songs, Regional Music & Mirchi Play. It was a three-day shoot, beginning on March 13, 2012. In the final scene, a blonde-haired Minaj, wearing a white fringed strapless bikini splattered with paint, is partying with the islanders. [15] Slant stated that "Starships (along with 'Pound the Alarm', 'Whip It', and 'Automatic') are "retro-techno-pop earsores comprised of indiscriminately arranged bits of LMFAO's 'Sexy and I Know It', Rihanna's 'We Found Love', and pretty much any recent Britney Spears or Katy Perry song you can name" adding that "For the chorus to her self-affirmation anthem, Minaj shouts 'Starships were meant to fly!

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