Georgina Kelly, recalls how a classmate of Black informed her of Ark Music Factory, an L.A. record label that allowed young singers to gain experience in the industry by recording a track for a small fee.Kelly paid Ark Music $2,000 for a package that included a choice of two pre-written songs.
Black herself chose the song "Friday", as "the other song was about adult love – I haven't experienced that yet. 'Friday' is about hanging out with friends, having fun.
A typical Friday for Rebecca Black. She wakes up and then heads to school, meeting her friends on the way. The focus then turns to the evening, as Black and her friends ride in a convertible, before arriving at a party. Patrice Wilson makes an appearance towards the end of the song, delivering a short rap sequence while driving a car