“The Time (Dirty Bit)”, also known as “The Time (The Dirty Bit)”, is a song by American hip hop group The Black Eyed Peas from their sixth studio album, The Beginning. The song was released as the album’s lead single on November 5, 2010. The chorus of the song samples “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life” from the film Dirty Dancing.
The song has peaked at number four on the Billboard Hot 100 in the US, becoming the group’s ninth top ten hit. It peaked at number one in Australia, the United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Italy, and New Zealand, while also charting inside the top 10 on most European charts.