Timber by Pitbull featuring Kesha was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, January 11, 2014 spending 1 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. The song interpolates Lee Oskar's 1978 single "San Francisco Bay" and features harmonica player Paul Harrington, who plays through the entire song and was told to emulate Oskar. It topped the charts in over fifteen countries, including Canada, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. According to the IFPI, the song sold 12.6 million units worldwide in 2014, including single-track downloads and track-equivalent streams, becoming the sixth best-selling song of that year. As of 2019, the song has now sold 19.1 million copies worldwide.

Timber FAQs

Who sang Timber?

Timber was performed by Pitbull featuring Kesha

What year did Timber get to the UK number 1 spot?

Timber first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, January 11, 2014

How long was Timber at number 1 in the UK?

Timber spent 1 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.