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"Vacation" is a song by Danish pop band Alphabeat, released on 12 March 2012 as the lead single from their third studio album, Express Non-Stop (2012). The song was originally intended to be released in the United States on the same date, but due to "faults in the system", it was ultimately released on 26 March 2012.[1] The song peaked at number fifteen on the Danish Singles Chart. Alphabeat performed "Vacation" live on the season five finale of the Danish version of X Factor on 23 March 2012.[2][3]

"Vacation"
Alphabeat - Vacation.png
Single by Alphabeat
from the album Express Non-Stop
Released12 March 2012 (2012-03-12)
FormatDigital download
Recorded2011
Genre
Length2:54
Label
Songwriter(s)
  • Anders SG Nielsen
  • Anders Bønløkke
Producer(s)
  • Alphabeat
Alphabeat singles chronology
"Heat Wave"
(2010)
"Vacation"
(2012)
"Love Sea"
(2012)

Contents

Track listingEdit

  • Digital download[4]
  1. "Vacation" – 2:54

ChartsEdit

Chart (2012) Peak
position
Denmark (Tracklisten)[5] 15
Denmark Airplay (Tracklisten)[6] 1
Netherlands (Tipparade) 19

Release historyEdit

Region Date Format Label
Denmark[4] 12 March 2012 Digital download
France[7]
Germany[8]
United Kingdom[9]
Canada[10] 26 March 2012
United States[11]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ""VACATION" HITS USA TODAY!!!". alphabeat.dk. 26 March 2012. Retrieved 29 March 2012.
  2. ^ "Alphabeat ft. Line – Vacation & The Spell (X Factor-finalen 2012)". YouTube. 23 March 2012. Retrieved 6 April 2012.
  3. ^ Orthmann-Brask, Thomas (20 March 2012). "Alphabeat: X Factor er X-traordinært". X Factor (Denmark) (in Danish). DR1. Retrieved 24 January 2014.
  4. ^ a b "Vacation – Single by Alphabeat". iTunes Store Denmark. Apple. Retrieved 23 March 2012.
  5. ^ "Danishcharts.com – Alphabeat – Vacation". Tracklisten. Retrieved 23 March 2012.
  6. ^ "Hitlisten.NU – Alphabeat – Vacation" (in Danish). Tracklisten.
  7. ^ "Vacation – Single by Alphabeat". iTunes Store France. Apple. Retrieved 24 January 2014.
  8. ^ "Vacation – Single by Alphabeat". iTunes Store Germany. Apple. Retrieved 24 January 2014.
  9. ^ "Vacation – Single by Alphabeat". iTunes Store UK. Apple. Retrieved 24 January 2014.
  10. ^ "Vacation by Alphabeat". 7digital Canada. Retrieved 24 January 2014.
  11. ^ "Vacation by Alphabeat". 7digital US. Retrieved 24 January 2014.