“Down for Whatever” is a song by American recording artist Kelly Rowland featuring production collective The WAV.s, taken from Rowland’s third studio album Here I Am (2011). The song was released on October 26, 2011. The Eurodance driven up-tempo song is the album’s third international single and sixth overall and final single, released from October 26, 2011 by Universal Motown and Universal Music. “Down for Whatever” was written by Teddy Sky and Bilal Hajji and co-written and produced by RedOne, Jimmy Joker and The WAV.s. The song has been described as a Eurodance and Electro music. The song received mostly positive reviews from music critics, who say that the song is as catchy as Rowland’s previous dance hits, “When Love Takes Over” and “Commander”. It was also described as a “Radio friendly song”.
“Down for Whatever” charted at number-six in the UK Singles Chart and number-three on the UK Dance Chart. With the release of the single, an accompanying music video was directed by Sarah Chatfield, which features Rowland dancing and a number of different club lights, as the song is a club-dance song and was released on October 19, 2011. To promote the song, Rowland performed the song on The Graham Norton Show, The X Factor on which Rowland served as a judge and the German version of the show.