With the lesser success of their previous album “Hands All Over”, Maroon 5 had released “Overexposed” as their follow-up album. The album’s sound is still the usual pop and rock, however, you can hear more pop sound in this record. The album was a global hit and did better than the previous album. It went to number 2 both in United States and United Kingdom, and has received awards for certifications.
Payphone (ft. Wiz Khalifa)
“Payphone” has been released as the carrier single for “Overexposed” by Maroon 5. It is a pop song which sounds different what they usually did before, and it shows that the re-branding was effective. It became a globally successful single and it reached number 2 on Billboard Hot 100. It was their first number 1 single in United Kingdom.
Rate: 8.5 out of 10
One More Night
“One More Night” was released as the second single of the album “Overexposed”. The song is a catchy pop track which you can sense the reggae sound on it. It became a pop formula for the band. It reached number 1 on Billboard Hot 100 for several weeks and was a hit globally too.
Rate: 8.25 out of 10
“Daylight” became the third single off “Overexposed”. It is a pop rock song which can be a good song for Coldplay because of its sound. The song just sounds like a sad song with its lyrics. It turned out to be the band’s third top 10 hit in the United States when it reached number 7.
Rate: 8.75 out of 10
“Love Somebody” was the final release off the hit album “Overexposed”. It was an upbeat dance pop track which sounds new for the band. The single became the fourth top 10 track from the album in the US. They became one of the rare bands to score four top 10 singles from an album.
Rate: 7.0 out of 10
Credits: Billboard / OCC / Wikipedia
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