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"Amazing" is a song recorded by British singer Seal. It was produced by Stuart Price and released as the lead single from his fifth studio album System (2007). Although not a big success on the Billboard Hot 100, it did reach number-one on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart. The single was released on iTunes on 25 September 2007 in the United States. The song served as the theme song for the third cycle of Germany's Next Topmodel and has been used in advertisements for the CBS reality show, The Amazing Race 12.[2] Along with other songs from the album, "Amazing" was also used on the NBC Sunday Night Football, playing right before commercial breaks. Seal performed the song at the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2007.

"Amazing"
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Single by Seal
from the album System
Released25 September 2007
FormatDigital download
Recorded2007
GenreDance-pop[1]
Length3:02
LabelWea
Songwriter(s)Seal
Producer(s)Stuart Price
Seal singles chronology
"A Father's Way"
(2006)
"Amazing"
(2007)
"The Right Life"
(2008)

Both the original version of the song and the Thin White Duke Edit appeared on the album.

The track was nominated for a Grammy Award on the category of Best Male Pop Vocal Performance.[3]

Contents

RemixesEdit

  1. Kaskade Radio - 3:12
  2. Kaskade Remix - 6:33
  3. Kaskade Dub - 6:33
  4. Bill Hamel Radio - 5:02
  5. Bill Hamel Vocal Mix - 9:07
  6. Bill Hamel Dub - 8:39
  7. Bill Hamel Stripped Mix - 8:39
  8. Thin White Duke Dub - 6:53
  9. Thin White Duke Main - 6:55
  10. Thin White Duke Edit - 3:27

Chart performanceEdit

Chart (2007/2008) Peak
position
Australian Singles Chart[4] 60
Austrian Singles Chart[4] 6
Belgian Singles Chart[4] 14
Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100)[5] 3
German Singles Chart[4] 9
Swedish Singles Chart[4] 54
Swiss Singles Chart[4] 4
UK Singles Chart[4] 74
U.S. Hot Dance Club Play[6] 1

Year-end chartsEdit

Chart (2008) Rank
German Singles Chart [7] 37

Year-end chartsEdit

Chart (2009) Position
Hungarian Singles Chart[8] 31

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Seal - Amazing". Retrieved 2009-06-25.
  2. ^ "The Amazing Race on CBS Home". CBS. 2007. Archived from the original on 9 November 2007. Retrieved November 10, 2007.
  3. ^ GRAMMY.com
  4. ^ a b c d e f g "Seal - 'Amazing'". A-Charts. Archived from the original on 18 April 2008. Retrieved 2008-04-20.
  5. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: Change the chart to CZ – RADIO – TOP 100 and insert 20087 into search. Retrieved 9 December 2018.
  6. ^ "Hot Dance Club Songs". Billboard. Nielsen Business Media, Inc. November 17, 2007. Retrieved May 28, 2014.
  7. ^ https://web.archive.org/web/20100311072228/http://www.mtv.de/charts/Jahrescharts2008. Archived from the original on March 11, 2010. Retrieved August 4, 2010. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. ^ "Éves összesített listák - MAHASZ Rádiós TOP 100 (súlyozott)". Mahasz. Mahasz.

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