Artist: Bruno Mars
Album: Doo-Wops & Hooligans
Released: February 15, 2011
Genre: Roots Reggae, R&B, Pop, Doo-wop
Label: Atlantic, Elektra
SongWriter(s): Bruno Mars, Philip Lawrence, Ari Levine, K'naan
Producer: The Smeezingtons
"The Lazy Song" was written by Mars, Philip Lawrence, Ari Levine and K'naan, while produced by The Smeezingtons. The song has roots reggae and Jawaiian influences, with elements of pop and R&B. The song has a moderate reggae beat. "The Lazy Song" is three minutes and fifteen seconds long. The song makes reference to MTV, the P90X home fitness DVDs, and the Cali Swag District song "Teach Me How to Dougie". The song is composed in the key of B major and is set in time signature of common time with a tempo of 88 beats per minute. Mars' vocal range spans from D♯4 to B5. The single version of the song features whistling, which is not present on the album version.
In 2011 the song was re-recorded by Brazilian singer Gretchen.
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