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Beast (Mia Martina song)


"Beast" is a song recorded by Canadian singer Mia Martina for her self-titled second album 2014 It was released on April 7, 2015, by CP Records and Universal Music Group, as the fifth single from the album1 The song features a guest appearance from American rapper Waka Flocka Flame Martina and Waka Flocka wrote the track with Breyan Isaac, who also produced it

The song peaked at number 39 on the Canadian Hot 100 It was certified Gold by Music Canada, denoting sales of 40,000 units in that country To promote "Beast", an accompanying music video for the track was released on April 30, 2015 It features Martina running through a mysterious forest Martin and Waka Flocka performed the song at the 2015 Much Music Video Awards

Contents

  • 1 Background and composition
  • 2 Promotion
  • 3 Charts
  • 4 Certifications
  • 5 Awards and nominations
  • 6 References
  • 7 External links

Background and compositionedit

"Beast" features an additional rap verse from Waka Flocka Flame pictured

In September 2014 Martina revealed the self-titled second album's track list "Beast" premiered in the same month2 She eventually released the album on October 14, 2014 On April 7, 2015, "Beast" was released as a single for digital download1 The single's artwork features Martina's hair covering half of her face

"Beast" is a three-minute-and-nine-second-long song1 It was written by Martina, Waka Flocka Flame and Breyan Isaac, the latter also produced the track Isaac previously written songs for artists such as Flo Rida, Pitbull, David Guetta and Nicki Minaj In an interview with Billboard, Martina called the track "dark and sexy", while Waka Flocka, who delivers a short rap verse in the song, called it a "dope record"3 In an interview with ANDPOP, Martina talked about collaborating with Waka Flocka, stating, "First of all, Waka’s so great, his energy is amazing He’s a rock star"4 Waka Flocka along with Dev are the only featured artists on Martina's album

Promotionedit

The song is dark and sexy, both musically and lyrically, and I wanted to carry this vibe throughout the video “ ” —Martina on the idea of the music video during an interview with Billboard3

A music video for the song, directed by Marc Andre Debruyne,5 was released on April 30, 20153 The video was nominated for Dance Video of the Year at the 2015 Much Music Video Awards6 Martina performed "Beast" with Waka Flocka at the Much Music Video Awards on June 21, 20157 She also performed the track without him during her set at the Virgin Radio Beach Ball festival on August 13, 2015 in Vancouver8 The song peaked at number 39 on the Canadian Hot 100 in July 2015

Chartsedit

Chart 2015 Peak
position
Canada Canadian Hot 1009 39

Certificationsedit

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Canada Music Canada10 Gold 40,000^

sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

Awards and nominationsedit

Year Ceremony Award Result Ref
2015 Much Music Video Awards Dance Video of the Year Nominated 6

Referencesedit

  1. ^ a b c "Beast feat Waka Flocka - Single by Mia Martina" iTunes Store Retrieved July 1, 2015 
  2. ^ Martina, Mia September 16, 2014 "Beast feat Waka Flocka by Mia Martina" SoundCloud Retrieved August 16, 2015 
  3. ^ a b c Weiner, Natalie April 29, 2015 "Exclusive: Watch Mia Martina's Not-So-Fairy Tale Romance With Waka Flocka in 'Beast' Video" Billboard Retrieved July 1, 2015 
  4. ^ Williams, Jasmine June 15, 2015 "Mia Martina talks MMVAs, Her New Album and Working with Waka Flocka on "Beast"" ANDPOP Retrieved August 15, 2015 
  5. ^ "Watch Mia Martina's Music Video "Beast" Directed by Marc Andre Debruyne" FMTV Retrieved July 2, 2015 
  6. ^ a b "Here Are The 2015 Much Music Video Awards Nominees!" CIMA Retrieved July 1, 2015 
  7. ^ "Mia Martina And Waka Flocka Bring Out The Beast During A Red Riding Hood Inspired Performance At The 2015 MMVAs!" perezhiltoncom June 21, 2015 Retrieved July 1, 2015 
  8. ^ "945 Virgin Radio Vancouver :: Virgin Radio Beach Ball" CFBT-FM Retrieved August 15, 2015 
  9. ^ "Mia Martina Chart History Canadian Hot 100" Billboard Retrieved July 2, 2015
  10. ^ "Canadian single certifications – Mia Martina – Beast" Music Canada 

External linksedit

  • Official music video on YouTube
  • Official lyrics video on YouTube
  • Official audio on YouTube
  • Lyrics of this song at MetroLyrics


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