This song was written by Pitbull for Dr Pepper's 2011 Hispanic marketing campaign. Pitbull told Billboard magazine: "The beauty of it I think is showing how major corporations want to be involved with people whose last names are Gutiérrez, Pérez, etc. Names than end with a z. The cool thing is, when I was a kid, Dr. Pepper was my favorite."
The DJ Snake and Clinton Sparks produced song features the model and actress Nayer, who was previously in the video for Pitbull's "I Know You Want Me," wearing a police uniform.
Eddie Vedder often changes the words when he sings "Yellow Ledbetter." The basic story is about a guy whose brother dies in the first Gulf War. Apparently, bad news in the army is given in yellow envelopes.
Will.I.am, literally dreamt up "I Gotta Feelin'." Said the Black Eyed Pea: "Have you ever had a dream where there's a melody in your dream? I'll wake up out of my sleep and record that! 'I Gotta Feelin' was one of those songs."