“Super Bass” is the title of the song recorded by Trinidadian-American recording artist and songwriter Nicki Minaj, from her debut album, Pink Friday. “Super Bass” was written by Minaj, along with Daniel Johnson and Ester Dean. Production of the song was done by Kane. The song impacted radio as the album’s seventh single on April 5, 2011 and was released on May 13, 2011. A music video for the single was shot in March 2011, by director Sanaa Hamri. It was initially expected to premiere on BET’s 106 & Park on April 27, 2011, but the video’s premiere was later pushed to May 5, 2011 for unknown reasons. The video received generally positive reviews from critics, most of whom complimented the “eye candy” and colorful visuals seen throughout the video.