The Official music video for “Written in the Stars” the third single by British rapper Tinie Tempah, featuring American singer Eric Turner. Unlike his two prior breakthrough singles, which were produced by Labrinth, the track instead features production by iSHi. It was written by "iSHi", Mughal, Tinie Tempah, Eric Turner and Charlie Bernardo. The video was directed by Alex Herron and was released online by Parlophone on 13th August 2010. The video was shot in NYC and features Tinie Tempah standing and rapping around a rooftop while Eric Turner is sitting in a white room playing the melodic hook of music. The narrative scenes see a young boy whose life is shaped by the fact he and his mother are subjected to a financially insecure life and his peers and how he is consumed with his book regularly bully him. They were trying to portray what it is like to be a city boy. The track charted at No. 1 in the UK Singles and RnB chart 3rd October 2010, beating "Just The Way You Are" by Bruno Mars and "Let the Sunshine" by Labrinth, making "Written in the Stars" his second No. 1 in the UK after "Pass Out". "Written in the Stars" sold over 115,000 copies in its first week alone, which at that point of the year was a first week figure surpassed only by California Gurls by Katy Perry ft. Snoop Dogg. In it’s first week it debuted at No. 5 in the European Hot 100, the highest debut of the week.
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