#1 Song March 2005

3 min read Jun 11, 2024
#1 Song March 2005

The Number One Song of March 2005

"Candy Shop" by 50 Cent ft. Olivia

In March 2005, the music world was taken over by the catchy beats and infectious rhymes of "Candy Shop," the newest single from American rapper 50 Cent, featuring Olivia. This hit song topped the charts, reaching number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

A Club Banger

"Candy Shop" was produced by Scott Storch and was featured on 50 Cent's second studio album, "The Massacre." The song's catchy hook, courtesy of Olivia, and 50 Cent's signature growls made it an instant club banger. The song's success was massive, peaking at number one on the Hot 100 chart and staying there for nine weeks.

A Chart-Topping Dominance

During its reign at the top, "Candy Shop" knocked out other popular songs, including "Since U Been Gone" by Kelly Clarkson and "Let Me Love You" by Mario. The song's dominance on the charts was undeniable, and it became one of the biggest hits of 2005.

Accolades and Legacy

"Candy Shop" received positive reviews from critics, with many praising the song's catchy production and Olivia's memorable hook. The song was also a commercial success, earning a 3x Platinum certification from the RIAA.

In retrospect, "Candy Shop" is remembered as one of the biggest hits of the 2000s, cementing 50 Cent's status as a rap superstar.


  • Peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart
  • Stayed at number one for nine weeks
  • 3x Platinum certification from the RIAA
  • Featured on 50 Cent's album "The Massacre"

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