The song “Call Me Maybe” is an upbeat pop track that draws influences from dance-pop and disco. The song was recorded by Canadian recording artist and singer-songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen, taken from her first EP, Curiosity (2012). It was released as the lead single from the EP on September 20, 2011, through 604 Records. “Call Me Maybe” has attained commercial success worldwide and is already one of the biggest hits of 2012, reaching number one in Australia, Finland, Ireland, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom, while peaking inside the top ten in Belgium, Norway, and The Netherlands. After reaching the top position in Canada, Jepsen became the fifth Canadian artist to do so in her home country.
“Payphone” is an pop, pop rock and pop rap song recorded by American pop/rock band Maroon 5. It features American rapper Wiz Khalifa. It was written by Adam Levine, Benny Blanco, Ammar Malik, Shellback, Dan Omelio and Wiz Khalifa, and it was produced by Shellback and Benny Blanco. The song was released on April 16, 2012, as the lead single from their upcoming fourth studio album Overexposed (2012). The song has proved to be a success. On the Billboard Hot 100, the song debuted at number three, with sales of 493,000 copies. It became the best sales week for a digital song by a group and also the eighth-best sales week overall.