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"Twilight" is the second single recorded by Barbados-based pop group Cover Drive. The song was written by the band with Swedish production team Quiz & Larossi and Ina Wroldsen. The song was released on 22 January 2012 as a digital download and CD single in the United Kingdom, taken from their debut album Bajan Style. The song topped the chart in the United Kingdom.

"Twilight"
TwilightCoverDrive.jpg
Single by Cover Drive
from the album Bajan Style
B-side"All About You"
Released22 January 2012
FormatDigital download, CD single
Recorded2011
GenreR&B, synthpop
Length3:28
LabelPolydor
Songwriter(s)Andreas Romdhane, Josef Larossi, Ina Wroldsen, Karen Reifer, Thomas-Ray Armstrong, Jamar Harding
Producer(s)Quiz & Larossi
Cover Drive singles chronology
"Lick Ya Down"
(2011)
"Twilight"
(2012)
"Sparks"
(2012)
Music video
"Twilight" on YouTube

Music videoEdit

A music video to accompany the release of "Twilight" was first released on YouTube on 25 November 2011 at a total length of three minutes and thirty-five seconds. The video featured a cameo appearance by Survivor: Nicaragua contestant Brenda Lowe in a laundromat.[1]

Chart performanceEdit

On the week ending 4 February 2012, "Twilight" debuted at number-one on the UK Singles Chart with sales of 76,109 copies. The position marked the group's second consecutive top 10 single after "Lick Ya Down" and first number-one single. The song has sold 283,000 copies in the UK as of December 2012.[2]

Track listingEdit

CD single[3]
No.TitleLength
1."Twilight"3:28
2."All About You"3:36
Digital download[4]
No.TitleLength
1."Twilight"3:28
2."Twilight" (Nicola Fasano & Steve Forest Club Mix)4:52
3."Twilight" (Nicola Fasano & Steve Forest Dirty Shade Remix)5:22
4."Twilight" (Deseca Remix)3:33
5."Twilight" (Ruff Loaderz Remix)7:09

ChartsEdit

Release historyEdit

Country Release date Format Label
Ireland[12] 20 January 2012 Digital download Global Talent
United Kingdom[13][14] 22 January 2012
23 January 2012 CD single
Germany[15] 4 May 2012 Polydor Records

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Cover Drive - Twilight
  2. ^ Dan Lane (3 December 2012). "Official Charts Advent Calendar 2012: Day 3". The Official Chart Company. Retrieved 26 December 2012.
  3. ^ "Twilight: Cover Drive: Amazon.co.uk: Music". Amazon.co.uk. Retrieved 12 May 2012.
  4. ^ "iTunes - Music - Twilight (Remixes) - EP by Cover Drive". Itunes.apple.com. 20 January 2012. Retrieved 12 May 2012.
  5. ^ "Ultratop.be – Cover Drive – Twilight" (in Dutch). Ultratip.
  6. ^ "Chart Track: Week 07, 2012". Irish Singles Chart.
  7. ^ "Cover Drive Chart History (Japan Hot 100)". Billboard.
  8. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  9. ^ "Promusicae (Week: January 1, 2012)" (PDF). Retrieved 13 July 2011.[permanent dead link]
  10. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  11. ^ "End of Year Singles Chart Top 100 - 2012". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 26 June 2018.
  12. ^ Twilight (Remixes) - EP by Cover Drive iTunes
  13. ^ Twilight (Remixes) - EP by Cover Drive iTunes
  14. ^ Twilight (Single) Amazon
  15. ^ "Twilight (2-Track): Cover Drive: Amazon.de: Musik". Amazon.de. 9 September 2009. Retrieved 12 May 2012.

External linksEdit