Climax (song)

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"Climax"
Single by Usher
from the album Looking 4 Myself
Released February 22, 2012
Format Digital download
Genre R&B, quiet storm, electronic
Length 3:53
Label RCA
Writer(s) Wesley Pentz, Usher Raymond, Ariel Rechtshaid, Redd Stylez
Producer Diplo
Usher singles chronology
"Without You"
(2011)
"Climax"
(2012)
"Scream"
(2012)

"Climax" is a song by American singer Usher. It was released on February 22, 2012 by RCA Records. It was the first single from his album Looking 4 Myself (2012). It was written by Usher, Ariel Rechtshaid, Redd Stylez, and Diplo. It was produced by Diplo. The song is a quiet storm slow jam and electronic song. The song talks about a relationship that is turning for the worst.

Track listing[change | edit source]

  • Digital download
  1. "Climax" – 3:53


Charts[change | edit source]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[1] 29
Australia Urban (ARIA)[2] 15
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 75)[3] 44
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[4] 4
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[5] 6
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[6] 96
Denmark (Tracklisten)[7] 39
Ireland (IRMA)[8] 69
Netherlands (Mega Single Top 100)[9] 82
Scotland (The Official Charts Company)[10] 9
UK R&B (The Official Charts Company)[11] 1
UK Singles (The Official Charts Company)[12] 4
US Billboard Hot 100[13] 17
US Pop Songs (Billboard)[14] 36
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[15] 1
US Hot Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[16] 3


Release history[change | edit source]

Country Date Format (Version) Label
United States[17] February 21, 2012 Urban radio RCA Records
Worldwide February 22, 2012 Digital download
United States[18] March 13, 2012 Top 40/Mainstream radio
United Kingdom[19] April 8, 2012 Digital download

References[change | edit source]

  1. "Australian-charts.com – Usher – Climax". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Hung Medien.
  2. "Top 40 Urban Albums & Singles Chart". Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). Archived from the original on 2012-03-11. http://www.webcitation.org/664ue1y04.
  3. "Usher – Climax Austriancharts.at" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40. Hung Medien.
  4. "Ultratop.be – Usher – Climax" (in Dutch). Ultratip. ULTRATOP & Hung Medien / hitparade.ch.
  5. "Ultratop.be – Usher – Climax" (in French). Ultratip. ULTRATOP & Hung Medien / hitparade.ch.
  6. http://acharts.us/canada_singles_top_100
  7. "Danishcharts.com – Usher – Climax". Tracklisten. Hung Medien.
  8. "Chart Track". Irish Singles Chart. GfK.
  9. "Dutchcharts.nl – Usher – Climax" (in Dutch). Mega Single Top 100. Hung Medien / hitparade.ch.
  10. "Archive Chart". Scottish Singles Top 40. The Official Charts Company.
  11. "Archive Chart" UK R&B Chart. The Official Charts Company.
  12. "Archive Chart" UK Singles Chart. The Official Charts Company.
  13. "Illegal name entered Usher?f=379&g=Singles Usher Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Usher. Prometheus Global Media.
  14. "Illegal name entered Usher?f=381&g=Singles Usher Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Pop Songs for Usher. Prometheus Global Media.
  15. "Illegal name entered Usher?f=367&g=Singles Usher Album & Song Chart History" Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs for Usher. Prometheus Global Media.
  16. "Illegal name entered Usher?f=359&g=Singles Usher Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Dance/Club Play for Usher. Prometheus Global Media.
  17. http://www.webcitation.org/65dB6MYzP
  18. http://gfa.radioandrecords.com/publishGFA/GFANextPage.asp?sDate=03/13/2012&Format=1
  19. http://www.digitalspy.com/music/sitecomponent/a28814/singles-release-diary.html