Videos Ranked". A b Trust, Gary (June 23, 2015). "Don't Stop the Music (The Wideboys Club Mix) by Rihanna". When Rihanna asked Jackson in 2007 for permission to sample the line, he allegedly approved the request without contacting Dibango beforehand. 11 Def Jam Recordings provided the song to contemporary hit radio stations in the United States on January 15, 2008, and to rhythmic contemporary stations a week later. "2008 Spanish Singles Chart". The singer performed "Don't Stop the Music" at the 50th Annual Grammy Awards and the, nRJ Music Awards in 2008, and included it on her Good Girl Gone Bad, Last Girl on Earth, Loud and Diamonds World Tour set lists. Rosa, Christopher (February 20, 2015). 90 Adrian Edwards of BBC Music wrote that Cullum's version of "Don't Stop the Music" is one of the best songs on The Pursuit, and that "the novel production techniques and his broken-voiced pleading to his girl on the dance floor would blend well. Archived from the original on April 13, 2010. Dutch Top 40 Retrieved February 7, 2012. 77 The song was on the set list for Rihanna's 2013 Diamonds World Tour, where she sang it as part of a medley with " S M " and "Only Girl (In the World.