, featuring Lauren Bennett and GoonRock. It was released as the first single from their second album Sorry for Party Rocking in 2011. It interpolates lyrics from Rick Ross’ song “Hustlin”. The single has gone to number one in Australia, Germany, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, France, Denmark, Ireland, New Zealand, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States.
It also reached top five in Norway and Italy. The song spent eleven weeks at number one in New Zealand and ten weeks in Australia. It is the longest-running number one single in New Zealand since Smashproof’s hit single “Brother” in 2009, selling over 30,000 copies there, whereas in Australia, it is the longest-running number-one single since “I Wish I Was a Punk Rocker (With Flowers in My Hair)” by Sandi Thom in 2006 and the best-selling single of 2011 and decade so far there.
“Party Rock Anthem” is a mostly electronic composition, and features a small sample from Soft Cell’s Tainted Love. It has sold over 2,500,000 digital downloads in the United States and reached number one on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.