The musical centerpiece ‘I am Just Ken’ has ranked on the Billboards at number 87, giving Ryan Gosling his first musical hit! The song has become viral, dominating major social media platforms such as TikTok and Instagram.
Recently a new video of the song’s rehearsal has been released, and Greta Gerwig is seen smiling and giggling throughout the song recording! Ryan Gosling shows his dancing and singing chops as he rocks the performance along with Ncuti Gatwa and Simu Liu.
The video has behind the scene footage of rehearsals and shooting of Gosling along with the rest of the cast who plays Ken. The video is 4 minutes long, where you can catch Gosling going through different rehearsals and clips from the finished movie!
The way Gosling has performed in the video reflects his dedication to the craft! The featurette shows him playing the drums, practicing his steps, and his lines in sweatpants wearing a backward cap.
Guitarist Slash, the Guns N Roses axeman, is seen recording his music in the video while different people who play the other version of Ken are recording the backup vocals. The song has become a viral sensation, especially after the release of the film Barbie.
The song has also ranked number 4 on the list of Hot Rock Songs while number 5 on the list of Hot Rock & Alternative songs. In the first week of its release, the song had already acquired stream views of $5.2 million.
The film Barbie has been a huge success as it has broken all kinds of records worldwide regarding domestic and international releases. The movie has outranked “The Dark Knight” by Christopher Nolan as the highest-grossing domestic release of Warner Bros.
Along with that, it has collected almost above $1.3 million worldwide, thus, becoming the top movie for consecutively four weeks! So, the film deserves all the accolades it can get, and Margot Robbie, Ryan Gosling, Greta Gerwig, and everyone involved in the movie deserve it!