Californication - Red Hot Chili Peppers(#ad)
"Californication" is a song by Red Hot Chili Peppers and it's the sixth track and the fourth single from their 1999 seventh studio album Californication.
The American band is composed of Chad Smith, Flea, Anthony Kiedis and Josh Klinghoffer.
The band has been nominated for sixteen Grammy Awards in their recording history, and they have won six of these awards.
Red Hot Chili Peppers are one of the best-selling band in music history having sold more than 80 million records worldwide.
Red Hot Chili Peppers is the most successful band in alternative rock radio history and currently has the record for the most number one singles, most top ten songs, and most cumulative weeks at Number 1 on the Billboard Alternative Songs.
The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012 which was a great honor for the band.
The song "Californication" was released as a single in May 2000 and it reached number 16 on the UK Singles Chart, number 69 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the US, number one on the US Mainstream Rock Tracks... where it stayed on top for two weeks and also topped the US Modern Rock Tracks for one week.
The song is one of the band’s most performed live songs and one of the most popular and successful ones till date.
It has appeared in almost every set playlist since it's debut, and this makes it the band’s most performed song with more than 500 performances.
The music video directed by Valerie Faris and Jonathan Dayton has more than 36 million views on YouTube.
The video takes the form of a 3D fictional video game from a third person’s point of view of all the band members on some adventure. The video also has an intercut of a live action performance footage of the band.