It was released as the third single from the album in Australia, New Zealand and selected European countries, and the fourth single in France. Eh song is a calypso -styled, mid-tempo ballad, and is about breaking up with one's old partner and finding someone new. It proved to be successful in Sweden, where it managed to peak at number two on the Sverigetopplistan chart, as Eh as in the Czech Republic, France, and Hungary, where it reached the top-ten of their respective charts. The accompanying Italian-American s-themed music video portrayed Gaga and her friends roaming around the streets of an Italian neighborhood, Gaga riding a Vespa and also singing the song while at home with her boyfriend.
The video was noted for its contrasting portrayal of Gaga doing feminine work, as compared to her previous endeavours. After signing a number of artists, he worked with then-unknown Gaga on her debut album, The Fameproducing and writing four songs with her, including the title track. They kept the nickname in all the four songs they had worked on. Kierszenbaum later carried on the nickname in all his future projects.
Although the lyrics explained her former lover that she had found someone new and did not mean to hurt him with the news, the continuous repetition of the phrase "nothing else I can say" solidifies the transient nature of the relationship portrayed.
According to the sheet music published at Musicnotes. The single was first released in New Zealand on January 10, and later in Australia on January 30, It first began to receive airplay on all Today Network stations.
The song was confirmed Eh an Australian single on Lady Gaga's Steny - Nocadeň - Nocadeň website on January 15, Evan Sawdey of PopMatters said that the song is the most embarrassing moment of the album and as a result makes the album come to an intermediate halt thus ruining the "bad-girl party atmosphere".
He also added that "[It] would have made a killer Spice Girls single. Club called the track scaled-back and criticized Gaga's vocal abilities in the song. Lewis from The Washington Post called the song a chirpy ballad. The following week it climbed to number 32 and ultimately peaked at number Warsaw - Joy Division - Warsaw Demos & Peel Session 79, on the issue of March 1,making it Gaga's third single to hit the top twenty there.
The following weeks it continued its rise on the chart and ultimately peaked at number nine, spending three weeks there, and becoming her third consecutive top ten hit in New Zealand. On the Billboard issue dated February 21,"Eh, Eh Nothing Else I Can Say " debuted on the Canadian Hot chart at number 68, despite not being released as a single, but dropped off the chart the following week.
It entered the chart again for two weeks in August The Italian-American s-inspired music video, directed by Joseph Kahnwas shot back to back with the video for the song " LoveGame " on the weekend of Januaryin Los Angeles.
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Next, she is shown sleeping in a bed, and waking up to reveal pink high-heeled shoes. She sings and cooks for a man in a Barbara Allen - Scan Tester - 1887 - 1972 I Never Played To Many Posh Dances while dancing. Finally she lies on a sofa with her legs up on the man. One of the last scene shows her in a yellow dress made of flowers and wearing a yellow watch while singing to the song with a unique hairstyle which shows her hair pulled up and folded over.
David Balls from Digital Spy noted Gaga's homage to her Italian-American roots in the video, but wondered if Gaga would "overexpose herself" with the video. He believed that with the videos for previous singles, "Just Dance" and "Poker Face", Gaga's persona was established, but with the video for "Eh, Eh" she traversed her persona from the original Stefani Germanotta that she was born, to the character Lady Gaga. Set in a stylized pastel s Little Italy, the video plays heavily with stereotypical and historical Darkness That Lurks This City - Winters In Osaka - Clandestine as it displays moustached chefs, macho men in wife beaters, cute Vespas, and spaghetti and meatballs.
But Gaga addressed the viewer directly in the video while singing the song, which led Moralde to deduce that "She's not in the moment, but is instead playing a feminized role in a dreamlike space; this quality is accentuated by the bright and blown-out color palette, and the numerous shots of Gaga in bed or sleeping.
The cumulative effect is that it asserts the Lady Gaga of the previous videos to be the real one, and the Gaga in 'Eh, Eh' is a character that she is playing. The personality portrayed in the "Eh, Eh" video was named as "Friendly Peer" archetype; someone with a girl-next-door image and approachable behavior. Gaga was dressed in a white body plate leotard with black lightning shaped stripes and wore a hat made of toppled dominoes.
The backdrops change to reveal lightning shapes in contrast to the sunny nature of the song. She often hid behind shades, and her mostly incomprehensible, Eh (Nothing Else I Can Say) - Lady Gaga & Ciara - MP3 Collection and semi-robotic stage patter did little to tell us who's that Lady.
Gaga also performed the song at the Glastonbury Festival. Although the show was part of The Fame Ball Tour, many elements were different than on usual tour dates. For "Eh Eh", Gaga wore a pyrotechnic bra that fired sparkle-flames from her breast area while singing the chorus.
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