“London Bridge” is a song recorded by American singer and rapper Fergie for her debut studio album, The Dutchess (2006). It was written by Fergie, Mike Hartnett, Sean Garrett, and producer Polow da Don. It was released as the lead single from the album and serviced to contemporary hit and rhythmic radio stations in the United States on July 18, 2006. “London Bridge” is a hip hop song with dance influences. It contains compositional samples of “Down to The Nightclub” as performed by Tower of Power.
Music critics gave “London Bridge” generally mixed reviews, with some of them criticizing the song’s sexually suggestive lyrics and comparing the song to Gwen Stefani’s single “Hollaback Girl” (2005). “London Bridge” was a commercial success and reached the top ten in thirteen countries. In the United States, it peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and at number four on the US Pop Songs chart. “London Bridge” was certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and sold more than two million digital copies, becoming the singer’s second best selling song in the country. An accompanying music video for the single was directed by Marc Webb and features Fergie playing around with men in England. The song was featured in the film Neighbors and appears on the film’s soundtrack.