[23][24] The song also managed to peak inside the top fifty in Germany[25] and Ireland[26] and appeared on the main charts in the United Kingdom,[27] Belgium,[24] Australia,[28] Austria, Thailand and Vietnam. The song has also been performed on the UK program Daybreak on July 8, 2011. It was released as the second single from the album internationally. The song has gained notability for Britney Spears' involvement in the composition, Gomez' faux-English accent in the spoken word verse before the chorus,[14] and for being one of the band's more mature songs. The song has been met with generally positive reviews from most music critics, with many praising its theme of self-empowerment[19][20] and Bill Lamb of About.com even called the band "the most consistent Disney pop hitmaker in recent years. Karaoke Hits: Celine Dion. Making fun of music, one song at a time. John Bergstrom of PopMatters expressed a mixed opinion about the song, writing it "benefits from a great title, and the squishy Eurodisco rhythm is credible, catchy and even sultry. Gomez and her band performed the song at their first headlining tour We Own the Night Tour. Gomez commented "I got to rewrite the bridge of it as well. The song also earned the band their second highest charting single, behind "Who Says", and their longest running single on the Hot 100 at 38 weeks. [12] It continued to descend the chart for months, falling outside the top fifty. "Love You like a Love Song" is a midtempo electropop song with a Euro disco rhythm. "Hit the Lights" written by Leah Haywood, Daniel James, Tony Nilsson and produced by Dreamlab is a dance song about overcoming anxiety and living in the moment. "[37] Kitty Empire of The Guardian wrote that "throughout this dance-pop album there's a catch in her throat that suggests an embryonic personality."[34]. In the chorus, many TV screens show images of Gomez in drag looking similar to 1980s icon Max Headroom. "[17] The eighth track on the album is "My Dilemma", a Kelly Clarkson-esque pop rock song about conflicted feelings towards a potential breakup. You are beautiful Like a dream come alive, incredible A centerfold miracle, lyrical You've saved my life again And I want you to know baby. [21] In Sweden, the song peaked at number 41 on the singles chart and earned a gold certification by the Swedish Recording Industry Association (GLF) for shipments of 10,000 units. About Love You Like a Love Song. [10] Meng found the lyrics to be "mediocre", writing "to surround them with a beautiful tune" would help them stand out. [26] Pink criticized the video, which had not even been released, as "stupid". [30], The song was featured in the episode "No, You Can’t Sit With Us" of Suburgatory.[31]. Billboard Brasil (Brasil: bpp) (2): 80. more », FAVORITE In the song, Gomez laments being left behind by a manipulative ex lover, for whom she made drastic personal changes. It stands as the band's most successful single in the United States, lasting the longest on the chart, selling more than two million copies and earning a penta-platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). Kitty Empire of The Guardian commented the song "combines a lyrical weariness beyond her years with some acrylic pump action". 25 Nov. 2020. In preparation for the album's release, the band's record label decided to release two buzz singles. [17] In the song, Gomez demands that her negligent man does the cooking, cleaning, and housework, commanding him "Make me dinner and bring it to me." Additional songwriting comes from Adam Schmalholz, also known as "IN-Q", while Devrim Karaoglu co-produced the track. On June 17, 2011, "Love You Like a Love Song", the album's official second single was released. Composição: Adam Schmalholz / Antonina Armato / Tim James. Lyrics © Downtown Music Publishing, Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd. We're doing our best to make sure our content is useful, accurate and safe.If by any chance you spot an inappropriate comment while navigating through our website please use this form to let us know, and we'll take care of it shortly. Rebecca Sugar) (End Credits) - YouTube The acoustic pop song also went Platinum in the United States. [26] According to Gomez, she "was not so comfortable with the whole concept" of having horses in the video,[23] and it was later announced the animals would not appear in the final cut of the video, despite on-set supervision from an official of the Humane Society and the horses not having been harmed or endangered in any way.