Throwback Thursday: Vitamin C ‘Graduation (Friends Forever)’
“Graduation (Friends Forever)” is by American pop singer Vitamin C. It was released in 2000. It was the third single from her debut album, Vitamin C. The song is well known for being played at high school graduations and at some middle school promotions.
The single reached number twelve on the Top 40 Mainstream, number twenty-three on the Rhythmic Top 40 and #38 on the Billboard Hot 100 on May 30, 2000, after reaching the Top 40 on May 9, becoming her second single to reach the Top 40.
The music video for “Graduation (Friends Forever)” was directed by Gregory Dark and was filmed at Van Nuys High School in Los Angeles.
This song makes me feel old. It came out when I was just starting high school. The lyric that mentions being 25 just makes me cringe. 25 seemed so long ago back then! Now I’m 28! When did that happen?
Anyway, Congratulations to all the Seniors out there!