The Weeknd - Earned It Piano Instrumental Cover
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Earned It - alternatively titled "Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)" is a song by singer The Weeknd. The song was released as the lead single from the soundtrack to the 2015 film Fifty Shades of Grey.
It peaked at number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 .It become his highest rated single as lead artist at the time ("Can't Feel My Face" peaked at number 2). "Earned It" also became his second top-ten single overall after Love Me Harder with Ariana Grande. "Love Me like You Do", which coincidentally also peaked at number 3. The song's music video was directed by the film's director Sam Taylor-Johnson, and it features clips of the film with BDSM theme.
In The Weeknd's native Canada, "Earned It" peaked at number eight on the Canadian Hot 100. "Earned It" peaked at number three on the Billboard Hot 100, the second single from the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack to enter the top 10, after Ellie Goulding 's "Love Me like You Do", which also peaked at number three. It became The Weeknd's second top 10 hit, after his collaboration with Ariana Grande on the number 7 peaking hit, "Love Me Harder" and his highest selling song on the chart. The song has also been a commercial success overseas, reaching the top ten in 10 other countries, including the United Kingdom and New Zealand, while attaining a top twenty position in countries that include Australia, Germany, and Ireland.