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"Never Been in Love" is the final single by American pop rock band Cobra Starship. It features vocals from Swedish dance-pop duo Icona Pop. The song was the band's first single since their 2012 single “1Nite (One Night)“. [1] "Never Been in Love" borrowed a prominent piano melody from Fatboy Slim's 1999 single "Praise You".[2]

"Never Been in Love"
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Single by Cobra Starship featuring Icona Pop
Released25 August 2014 (2014-08-25)
FormatDigital download
GenreDance-pop, pop rock
Cobra Starship singles chronology
"1Nite (One Night)"
"Never Been in Love"
Icona Pop singles chronology
"Get Lost"
"Never Been in Love"



"Never Been in Love" is a dance pop and pop rock song that lasts for three minutes and forty two seconds. The song is set in common time with a tempo of 121 beats per minute is in the key of C major, with a chord progression of C-G-D, and Bb-F-C-G in the bridge and outro.

Track listingEdit

Digital download
1."Never Been in Love"3:42

Chart performanceEdit

Chart (2014-15) Peak
Australian ARIA Singles Chart[3] 66
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[4] 64
US Adult Top 40 (Billboard)[5] 36


  1. ^ Chris Payne (2014-08-25). "Cobra Starship's Gabe Saporta Talks New Single 'Never Been In Love,' Featuring Icona Pop". Billboard. Retrieved 2016-12-27.
  2. ^ Ariana Bacle (2014-08-25). "Cobra Starship's Gabe Saporta talks new song, working with Icona Pop –". Retrieved 2016-12-27.
  3. ^ Gavin Ryan (2014-10-11). "The Veronicas Spend Third Week On Top Of ARIA Singles Chart". Retrieved 2016-12-27.
  4. ^ " – Cobra Starship feat. Icona Pop – Never Been in Love" (in Dutch). Ultratip.
  5. ^ "Cobra Starship Chart History (Adult Pop Songs)". Billboard.