"XO" is a song by American singer Beyoncé from her fifth studio album, Beyoncé (2013). Columbia Records released the song as the lead contemporary hit radio single from the album in the US and Italy on December 16, 2013. Ryan Tedder co-wrote and co-produced "XO" with Terius "The-Dream" Nash and Beyoncé, with additional production handled by Chauncey "Hit-Boy" Hollis and HazeBanga Music. A pure midtempo pop love song, "XO" is complete with electronic musical instrumentation, synthesizers and drums. Musically, it was compared to Beyoncé's own song "Halo" and was noted for having several music hooks including its call and response chorus.

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  • «XO» es una canción interpretada por la cantante estadounidense Beyoncé para su quintó álbum de estudio homónimo. Se lanzó como el primer sencillo del álbum el 16 de diciembre de 2013 por airplay. Beyoncé co-escribió la canción junto a Terius «The-Dream» Nash y Ryan Tedder, mientras que la producción estuvo a cargo de los tres anteriores y Hit-Boy. Con el respaldo de un «teclado nervioso» y sintetizadores, es una pista de pop que incorpora elementos de la música electrónica. Terry Richardson filmó el vídeo musical de la canción en Coney Island. (es)
  • XO est une chanson de la chanteuse américaine Beyoncé Knowles issue 5e album éponyme. Le titre est écrit par Ryan Tedder, Terius Nash et Beyoncé Knowles. Il est sorti comme single le . (fr)
  • XO è una canzone della cantante statunitense Beyoncé Knowles, estratta il 16 dicembre 2013 come primo singolo del suo quinto album di inediti Beyoncé. Il video musicale è stato diretto da Terry Richardson. Tra gli autori del brano figura Ryan Tedder leader dei One Republic. John Mayer nel giugno del 2014 ha pubblicato una cover acustica del brano. (it)
  • "XO" é uma canção da cantora norte-americana Beyoncé Knowles, gravada para o seu quinto álbum de estúdio Beyoncé. Foi escrita e produzida pela própria com o auxílio de Terius Nash e Ryan Tedder em ambas as tarefas, sendo que Hit-Boy também participou na produção. A música foi enviada para as rádios italianas a 16 de Dezembro de 2013, e um dia depois nas norte-americanas, servindo como um dos singles de avanço do disco. (pt)
  • "XO" is a song by American singer Beyoncé from her fifth studio album, Beyoncé (2013). Columbia Records released the song as the lead contemporary hit radio single from the album in the US and Italy on December 16, 2013. Ryan Tedder co-wrote and co-produced "XO" with Terius "The-Dream" Nash and Beyoncé, with additional production handled by Chauncey "Hit-Boy" Hollis and HazeBanga Music. A pure midtempo pop love song, "XO" is complete with electronic musical instrumentation, synthesizers and drums. Musically, it was compared to Beyoncé's own song "Halo" and was noted for having several music hooks including its call and response chorus. Upon its release, "XO" was acclaimed by music critics, who praised the singer's raw and low vocals and applauded the song for its pop appeal; many of them further hailed it as a highlight of the album. However, the usage of an audio sample from Space Shuttle Challenger disaster at the beginning of the song was criticized by the families of the lost crew, NASA, and some media. Beyoncé released a statement saying that the song was intended to help people who have lost loved people in their lives and that the sample was included as a tribute to the Challenger crew. "XO" managed to appear on many music charts across Europe and Oceania and it peaked at number 45 on the US Billboard Hot 100. A music video for the song directed by Terry Richardson was filmed in Coney Island in late August 2013. It was made available on iTunes with the release of the album on December 13, 2013 and was released online three days later. It received positive reviews from critics who described it as a suitable accompaniment for the song, praising its positive atmosphere. Beyoncé performed the song during the last stops of the North American leg of The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour in December 2013 and later during the tour's second European leg in early 2014. To further promote "XO", she performed it at the 2014 BRIT Awards and later at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards. Haim and John Mayer covered the song in 2014, with the latter releasing it as a single. (en)
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  • Beyoncé uses "subtly exhausted" vocals and the croakiness in her soulful voice complements the uplifting chorus lines, "Baby love me, lights out", as noted by music critics. The song gives the impression to have been recorded in a stadium full of fans due to its celebratory groove and call and response chorus lines. (en)
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  • «XO» es una canción interpretada por la cantante estadounidense Beyoncé para su quintó álbum de estudio homónimo. Se lanzó como el primer sencillo del álbum el 16 de diciembre de 2013 por airplay. Beyoncé co-escribió la canción junto a Terius «The-Dream» Nash y Ryan Tedder, mientras que la producción estuvo a cargo de los tres anteriores y Hit-Boy. Con el respaldo de un «teclado nervioso» y sintetizadores, es una pista de pop que incorpora elementos de la música electrónica. Terry Richardson filmó el vídeo musical de la canción en Coney Island. (es)
  • XO est une chanson de la chanteuse américaine Beyoncé Knowles issue 5e album éponyme. Le titre est écrit par Ryan Tedder, Terius Nash et Beyoncé Knowles. Il est sorti comme single le . (fr)
  • "XO" é uma canção da cantora norte-americana Beyoncé Knowles, gravada para o seu quinto álbum de estúdio Beyoncé. Foi escrita e produzida pela própria com o auxílio de Terius Nash e Ryan Tedder em ambas as tarefas, sendo que Hit-Boy também participou na produção. A música foi enviada para as rádios italianas a 16 de Dezembro de 2013, e um dia depois nas norte-americanas, servindo como um dos singles de avanço do disco. (pt)
  • XO è una canzone della cantante statunitense Beyoncé Knowles, estratta il 16 dicembre 2013 come primo singolo del suo quinto album di inediti Beyoncé. Il video musicale è stato diretto da Terry Richardson.Tra gli autori del brano figura Ryan Tedder leader dei One Republic.John Mayer nel giugno del 2014 ha pubblicato una cover acustica del brano. (it)
  • "XO" is a song by American singer Beyoncé from her fifth studio album, Beyoncé (2013). Columbia Records released the song as the lead contemporary hit radio single from the album in the US and Italy on December 16, 2013. Ryan Tedder co-wrote and co-produced "XO" with Terius "The-Dream" Nash and Beyoncé, with additional production handled by Chauncey "Hit-Boy" Hollis and HazeBanga Music. A pure midtempo pop love song, "XO" is complete with electronic musical instrumentation, synthesizers and drums. Musically, it was compared to Beyoncé's own song "Halo" and was noted for having several music hooks including its call and response chorus. (en)
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