Fancy (song)

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
"Fancy"
Single by Iggy Azalea featuring Charli XCX
from the album The New Classic
ReleasedFebruary 17, 2014 (2014-02-17)
FormatDigital download
Genre
Length3:19
LabelIsland
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
  • The Invisible Men
  • The Arcade
Iggy Azalea singles chronology
"Change Your Life"
(2013)
"Fancy"
(2014)
"Problem"
(2014)
Charli XCX singles chronology

"Fancy" is a song by recording artist Iggy Azalea. It features English singer-songwriter Charli XCX, who also sings in the song. This song is from her first studio album, The New Classic. It was released on February 17, 2014 as the fourth single from the album.[1]

The song hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States and on the Canadian Hot 100. "Fancy" was also successful in several other countries.

In the US, "Fancy" was ranked #4 on the Year-End Billboard Hot 100 of 2014. It was the second-best performing song by a woman of the year, behind Katy Perry's "Dark Horse". The song was certified 7× Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America for shipments and streams of over 7 million copies in that country alone.[2]

Music video[change | change source]

The music video copies some scenes from Clueless and features the two artists in a high-school setting, with scenes recorded in a classroom and schoolyard.

Charts[change | change source]

Chart (2014) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[3] 5
Australian Urban (ARIA)[4] 1
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[5] 46
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[6] 9
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[7] 37
Belgium Urban (Ultratop)[8] 10
Brazil (Billboard Brasil Hot 100)[9] 81
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[10] 1
Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100)[11] 61
Denmark (Tracklisten)[12] 36
Finland (Suomen virallinen lista)[13] 18
France (SNEP)[14] 21
Germany (Deutsche Black Charts)[15] 10
Ireland (IRMA)[16] 12
Japan (Japan Hot 100)[17] 94
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[18] 29
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[19] 1
Scotland (OCC)[20] 5
Slovakia (Rádio Top 100)[21] 48
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[22] 23
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[23] 47
UK Singles (OCC)[24] 5
UK R&B (OCC)[25] 2
US Billboard Hot 100[26] 1
US Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs (Billboard)[27] 1
US Adult Top 40 (Billboard)[28] 21
US Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[29] 1
US Mainstream Top 40 (Billboard)[30] 1

References[change | change source]

  1. "iTunes - Music - Fancy (feat. Charli XCX) - Single by Iggy Azalea". Itunes.apple.com. 3 March 2014. Retrieved 3 March 2014.
  2. "Hot 100 Songs - Year-End". Billboard.
  3. "Australian-charts.com – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Retrieved 15 May 2014.
  4. "ARIA Australian Top 40 Urban Singles Chart". ARIA Charts. 5 May 2014. Archived from the original on 3 May 2014. Retrieved 3 May 2014.
  5. "Austriancharts.at – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40. Retrieved 4 June 2014.
  6. "Ultratop.be – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy" (in Dutch). Ultratip. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  7. "Ultratop.be – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy" (in French). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 16 June 2014.
  8. "Ultratop Belgian Charts". ultratop.be. 5 May 2014. Retrieved 8 June 2014.
  9. "Hot 100 Billboard Brasil - weekly". Billboard Brasil. October 12, 2014. Retrieved October 12, 2014.
  10. "Iggy Azalea Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 12 June 2014.
  11. "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: Change the chart to CZ – RADIO – TOP 100 and insert 201424 into search. Retrieved 16 June 2014.
  12. "Danishcharts.com – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy". Tracklisten.
  13. "Iggy Azalea: Fancy" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland. Retrieved 25 July 2014.
  14. "Lescharts.com – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy" (in French). Les classement single.
  15. "Deutsche Black Charts: KW 17". Trendcharts. Media Control. Archived from the original on 16 May 2014. Retrieved 16 May 2014.
  16. "Chart Track: Week 23, 2014". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  17. "Iggy Azalea Chart History (Japan Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 11 June 2014.
  18. "Dutchcharts.nl – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 30 May 2014.
  19. "Charts.nz – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  20. "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  21. "ČNS IFPI" (in Slovak). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiálna. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201423 into search. Retrieved 16 June 2014.
  22. "Swedishcharts.com – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy". Singles Top 100.
  23. "Swisscharts.com – Iggy Azalea feat. Charli XCX – Fancy". Swiss Singles Chart. Retrieved July 24, 2014.
  24. "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 13 April 2014.
  25. "Official R&B Singles Chart Top 40". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 4 May 2014.
  26. "Iggy Azalea Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  27. "Iggy Azalea Chart History (Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 8 May 2014.
  28. "Iggy Azalea Chart History (Adult Pop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 17 July 2014.
  29. "Iggy Azalea Chart History (Dance Club Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 26 June 2014.
  30. "Iggy Azalea Chart History (Pop Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved 8 May 2014.

Other websites[change | change source]