2016 song

"Rockabye" is a house and pop song from the electronic dance group Clean Bandit. The song also has Jamaican singer Sean Paul and British singer Anne-Marie.[5] The song is about how hard it is to be a single mother. The song refers to the nursery rhyme "Rock-a-bye Baby."

Single by Clean Bandit featuring Sean Paul & Anne-Marie
Released21 October 2016
GenreTropical house
  • Jack Patterson
  • Steve Mac
  • Mark Ralph
Clean Bandit singles chronology
"I Miss You"
Sean Paul singles chronology
"Lay You Down Easy"
"Súbeme La Radio"
Anne-Marie singles chronology

On 28 October 2016, the song entered the UK Singles Chart at #7. The following week, it went to #3. In its third week, it reached #1. In the United Kingdom, the song became their second #1, after "Rather Be" in 2014. The song also topped charts in Australia, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Denmark, Austria, Belgium, Italy, Sweden, Finland, and New Zealand.[6]

In the United States, "Rockabye" began at #100 on Billboard Hot 100 during the week of 24 December. It was Clean Bandit's first entry on the chart since "Rather Be" with Jess Glynne. The song reached number nine on the US Hot 100, becoming their second US top-ten hit after "Rather Be".[7]


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  6. Hung, Steffen. " - Australian charts portal". Archived from the original on 2017-10-04. Retrieved 2018-01-17.
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