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"Holiday in Spain" is a song originally performed by Counting Crows on the album Hard Candy and later recorded as a duet with Dutch pop-rock group BLØF. A notable aspect of this version is the fact that the parts performed by BLØF are sung in Dutch, whereas the parts performed by Counting Crows are sung in English. Regardless of language changes however, the lyrics remain consistent throughout the song. It has been a #1 hit in the Top 40 and the Mega Top 50 of The Netherlands.

"Holiday in Spain"
Holiday in Spain Counting Crows.jpg
Single by Counting Crows with BLØF
from the album Hard Candy
ReleasedJune 7, 2004
FormatCD single
RecordedWisseloord Studios, Hilversum, March 2004[1]
Songwriter(s)Adam Duritz, Peter Slager
Producer(s)Counting Crows & Bløf[2]
Counting Crows singles chronology
"If I Could Give All My Love (Richard Manuel Is Dead)"
"Holiday in Spain"
"She Don't Want Nobody Near"

The song is also featured on the Counting Crows' compilation album Films About Ghosts (The Best Of...).


Track listingEdit

  1. "Holiday in Spain" - 3:50


Chart (2004) Peak
Dutch Top 40 1


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