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Tightrope” is a 2010 song by American singer Janelle Monáe, the second official single from The ArchAndroid.

The single premiered on February 11 on Pitchfork Media website, earning an immediate 9/10 rating and their coveted “Best New Music” tag with the companion song, “Cold War”, debuting the following day via Monáe’s official website.

The official remix, titled “Tightrope (Wondamix)”, features rappers B.o.B and Lupe Fiasco. The song is also featured in the video game Just Dance 3. It was featured during the end credits for Happy Feet Two, in a version that interpolates some singing from one of the characters. The song also featured on the third season finale of teen drama 90210.

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