Charlie Puth Drops ‘Girlfriend’ The pop star bounces back with a new bop called ‘Girlfriend.’ MORE >> Charlie Puth’s “Girlfriend” is a summery delight. The self-produced bop, which evokes ’80s Prince with its sexy lyrics and elastic synths, has already racked up more than 27 million streams — a number that will rise exponentially with the arrival of the pitched-down remix.