Fiesta (R. Kelly song)
Artwork for U.S. and French releases (U.S. CD single pictured)
|Single by R. Kelly featuring Jay-Z and Boo & Gotti|
|from the album TP-2.com and The R. in R&B Collection, Vol. 1|
|Released||May 15, 2001|
|Length||3:16 (album version)|
|R. Kelly singles chronology|
|Jay-Z singles chronology|
|Song by R. Kelly featuring Boo & Gotti|
|from the album TP-2.com|
|Released||November 7, 2000|
"Fiesta (Remix)" is a song by singer R. Kelly and featuring rappers Jay-Z & Boo & Gotti. The hit song spent five weeks at number-one on the US R&B chart and peaked at number six on the US pop chart. R. Kelly and Jay-Z have worked several times together. In 2002, they released the album "The Best of Both Worlds" which sold 285,000 copies in its first week. The single is ranked by Billboard as the best selling and most played R&B/Hip Hop song of 2001.
"Fiesta (Remix)" follows the previous singles and music videos, "I Wish" and "I Wish (Remix)". In 2001, the song spent five weeks at #1 on the US R&B chart and also reached #6 on the US Pop chart. The original "Fiesta" track is one of the 19 tracks on TP-2.com.
Credits and personnel
- R. Kelly – songwriting, vocals, primary artist
- Jay-Z – songwriting, vocals, guest appearance
- Poke & Tone – songwriting, production
- Larry Gates (Precision) – songwriting, production
- Boo & Gotti – vocals, guest appearance
- Donnie Lyle – additional guitars
- Abel Garibaldi – recording, additional programming
- Ian Mereness – recording
- Andy Gallas – programming assistant
- Rich Travali – mixing
- Patrick Woodward – mixing assistant
- contains a guitar sample from "Fantasia" written and performed by Pavlo Simtikidis
- "Ignition (Remix)" by R. Kelly from the album Chocolate Factory (2003)
- "Ride Til I Die" by Shawn Do, Mistah F.A.B. and Dubb 20 from the album Thizz Nation Vol. 2 (2005)
- "Mafia (Remix)" by The Relativez featuring Nuttz from the album Legendary (2007)
- "We F'd Up" by J Dilla from the album Pay Jay (2008)
- "After Party" by The Lonely Island featuring Santigold from the album Turtleneck & Chain (2011)
- "Songs on 12 Play" by Chris Brown featuring Trey Songz from the album X (2014)
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- "Ultratop.be – R. Kelly feat. Jay-Z and Boo & Gotti – Fiesta (Remix)" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50.
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