Baby (Justin Bieber song)

2010 song by Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris

"Baby" is a song made by Canadian recording artist Justin Bieber. It was made available for online purchases since January 18, 2010. It is a pop song with elements from R&B (rhythm and blues) and hip hop.[1]

Single by Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris
from the album My World 2.0
ReleasedJanuary 18, 2010
Recorded2009, Triangle Sound Studios
The Ludaplex
(Atlanta, Georgia)
  • Tricky Stewart
  • The-Dream
Justin Bieber singles chronology
"One Less Lonely Girl"
"Eenie Meenie"
Ludacris singles chronology
"How Low"
"All I Do Is Win"
Music video
"Baby" at YouTube

As of September 2019, the official music video is currently the 33rd most-viewed video on YouTube.[2] As of September 2019, the official music video is the second-most disliked YouTube video (YouTube Rewind 2018: Everyone Controls Rewind is the first-most dislike YouTube video). It was once the most-viewed from July 12, 2010, when it surpassed the music video for "Bad Romance" by Lady Gaga. It continued to be the most-viewed video until November 24, 2012, when it was surpassed by the music video for "Gangnam Style" by Psy.

In the official music video, Justin Bieber is at a bowling alley nearby a shopping mall. During the music video, he chases after a girl and encourages her to become his girlfriend.


  1. Vena, Jocelyn (2010-01-19). "Justin Bieber's 'Baby' Features Ludacris Rapping About First Love". MTV News. MTV Networks (Viacom). Archived from the original on 22 January 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-20.
  2. "Most Viewed Videos of All Time (Over 450M views)". YouTube. Retrieved May 29, 2018.