This song features the New London Children's Choir and the sound of rattling chains. Frontman Jack Barnett told NME January 16, 2010: "We found out that small chains sound best, which we did by trial and error. We went to B&Q and tested all their chains. We drew quite a crowd."
When "Nothin' On You" reached #1 on the Hot 100, B.o.B became the first American act whose name is a palindrome to top the chart. The other two who did so prior to the Atlanta rapper were both Scandinavian groups - ABBA and A-Ha.
David Bowie's "Space Oddity" tells the story of an astronaut who cuts off communication and floats into space. The BBC used it extensively in their coverage of the 1969 moon landing - an odd choice considering the lyrics.