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Top 10 Flo Rida Songs

The Best Hits

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Rapper Flo Rida kicked off his chart career with the massive #1 hit "Low" in 2007. Since that point he has generated a series of major pop hit singles. Collectively, Flo Rida has sold well over 20 million digital downloads. Many of his songs are notable for featured appearances by other artists and cleverly chosen samples from other recordings. This is a guide to his best and biggest hits.

1. "Low" featuring T-Pain - 2007 - #1

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"Low" was the debut single from rapper Flo Rida featuring songwriting and featured vocals from T-Pain. The combination of rapping, a huge bass line, and pop melodies became one of the biggest pop hit singles of all time. "Low" spent 10 weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot 100 and 13 weeks at the top of the digital single sales chart. Ultimately the song sold more than five million copies and for a time was the biggest selling digital single ever.

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2. "Right Round" - 2009 - #1

Flo Rida - "Right Round"
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The lead single from Flo Rida's second studio album R.O.O.T.S. is built around a vocal motif from Dead Or Alive's classic hit "You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)." It is also notable for an uncredited featured vocal from Ke$ha recorded before her solo career took off. Bruno Mars co-wrote the song. His contribution also occurred before his solo recording career began.

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3. "Good Feeling" - 2011 - #3

Flo Rida - "Good Feeling"
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"Good Feeling" was the first single from what became Flo Rida's fourth studio album Wild Ones. It is built around a sample of vocals from Etta James' 1962 recording "Something's Got a Hold On Me" which was also used in Avicii's dance hit "Levels." The Etta James sample was also used in the 2006 song "Finally Moving" by Pretty Lights. "Good Feeling" was produced by Dr. Luke and includes a dub step breakdown.

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4. "Wild Ones" featuring Sia - 2011 - #5

Flo Rida - "Wild Ones" featuring Sia
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Flo Rida collaborated with Australian singer-songwriter Sia for "Wild Ones." The slightly melancholic sounding dance pop single became another huge Flo Rida hit. "Wild Ones" was a huge worldwide hit peaking in the top 10 on pop singles charts in at least 20 different countries from Israel to Ireland.

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5. "Club Can't Handle Me" featuring David Guetta - 2010 - #9

Flo Rida - "Club Can't Handle Me" featuring David Guetta
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Flo Rida recorded "Club Can't Handle Me" for the soundtrack to the film Step Up 3D. He collaborated with hot dance pop producer David Guetta and the result was a huge international pop hit. "Club Can't Handle Me" became Flo Rida's second #1 hit single in the UK and was certified double platinum for sales in the US.

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6. "Whistle" - 2012 - #20

Flo Rida - "Whistle"
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Flo Rida's single "Whistle" received a significant amount of commentary for containing sexually suggestive lyrics. It was released as the third single from the album Wild Ones. The whistling hook is one of the most addictive of Flo Rida's pop melodies. The primary producer of the record is DJ Frank E.

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7. "Sugar" featuring Wynter - 2009 - #5

Flo Rida featuring Wynter - "Sugar"
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Flo Rida's "Sugar" is built around a sample from Eiffel 65's massive worldwide pop hit "Blue (Da Ba Dee)" from 1999. The song also introduced singer Wynter Gordon in a featured vocal performance.

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8. "In the Ayer" featuring will.i.am - 2008 - #9

Flo Rida featuring will.i.am - "In the Ayer"
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"In the Ayer" was the third single from Flo Rida's debut album Mail On Sunday. will.i.am produced and co-wrote the song as well as appearing as featured performer. It was Flo Rida's second top 10 pop hit in the US.

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9. "Elevator" featuring Timbaland - 2008 - #16

Flo Rida featuring Timbaland - "Elevator"
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Flo Rida's debut album Mail On Sunday included collaborations with a range of top producers. One of those was Timbaland. "Elevator" includes trademark elements of Timbaland productions. The intro of the song includes a piano melody based on the theme to John Carpenter's classic horror movie Halloween.

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10. "Who Dat Girl" featuring Akon - 2010 - #29

Flo Rida featuring Akon - "Who Dat Girl"
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Flo Rida's second hit single from the album Only One Flo (Part 1) was co-written and co-produced by Dr. Luke. It also includes songwriting contributions from Bruno Mars. The guest vocal is courtesy of Akon. The opening beat hook is very similar to the hook from Katy Perry's #1 hit "California Gurls."

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