Rude is a song by Australian electronic dance duo MAGIC!. It was released on 3 June 2013 as the second single from their debut studio album, Don't Kill the Magic. The song is a reggae fusion song with a moderate tempo. The lyrics of the song are about a man who is trying to ask a woman out on a date, but she keeps rejecting him.

Rude was a commercial success, reaching number one in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. It also reached number four on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song was certified 12x platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).

The song received generally favorable reviews from music critics, who praised the song's catchy melody, MAGIC!'s production, and its reggae influences. The song was also nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance.

The song's music video was directed by James Lees and was filmed in Los Angeles. The music video features MAGIC! performing the song in a variety of locations, including a beach, a pool, and a nightclub. The music video has been praised for its visuals and its ability to capture the song's energy.

Here are some of the reasons why Rude is such a popular song:

The song's catchy melody is easy to remember and sing along to.
The song's lyrics are relatable to many people who have been rejected by someone they like.
MAGIC!'s production is energetic and danceable, which makes the song perfect for a party.
The song's music video is visually stunning and captures the song's energy.

Rude is a great example of a reggae fusion song that has all the elements of a hit. It's catchy, energetic, and has a great message. If you're looking for a new song to add to your party playlist, I highly recommend checking out Rude.