" is a hit song by Canadian singer Shania Twain
. It was the second international single
released from her 2002 album Up!
. The song was written by Robert John "Mutt" Lange
and Shania Twain. "Ka-Ching!" was the second release to Europe and Central American markets following "I'm Gonna Getcha Good!
". "Ka-Ching!" has become one of Twain's most successful singles in Europe to date. The song deals with everyday greed in the common person. The line, "all we ever want is more" is the general theme of the song.
The music video for "Ka-Ching!" was shot in Mexico City
in January of 2003. It was directed by Finnish director Antti J, who also shot her video for "Up!
" around the same time. The video debuted in Europe
and South America
on February 25 2003
. Three alternate versions of the video exist, one without her silver outfit, one without her red dress, and one with both outfits. The video depicts a city consumed with greed, Twain finds the streets empty and cars left abandoned while everyone is in a casino, sticking with the theme of the song. "Ka-Ching!" is one of only two Shania videos to remain commercially unavailable.
"Ka-Ching!" has become one of Twain's biggest singles in Europe. In the UK, it became her sixth consecutive, seventh overall, top ten single. It debuted on March 22 2003
, at its peak at number eight. It remained on the entire chart for eight weeks. In all, "Ka-Ching!" hit the top ten in nine countries: Austria, Germany, Hungary, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Switzerland and the UK. It hit number one in Portugal
and became her highest charting single in Germany
, and Switzerland
"Ka-Ching!" remains one of Twain's most genre-diverse songs. The main "Red" version is an upbeat rhythmic song with a Middle Eastern influence. The "Green" version has a country feel, and the "Blue" version is more worldly. Remixes have provided Hip hop
, and Bhangra
- Red Album Version (3:20)
- Green Album Version (3:20)
- Blue Album Version (3:33)
- Sowatt Hip Hop Mix (3:22)
- Sowatt Extended Lounge Mix (9:09)
- The Simon & Diamond Bhangra Mix (4:36)
- Live from Chicago (3:41)