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We Share Our Mothers' Health

"We Share Our Mothers' Health" is a song by Swedish electronic music duo The Knife from their third studio album, Silent Shout (2006). It was released in May 2006 as the album's third single. Pitchfork Media ranked it at number fourteen on The Top 100 Tracks of 2006.[1]

"We Share Our Mothers' Health"
Mothers health.jpg
Single by The Knife
from the album Silent Shout
ReleasedMay 2006 (Sweden)
24 July 2006 (UK)
September 25, 2006 (US)
FormatCD single, Digital download, Maxi single, 7-inch single, 12-inch single
GenreElectronica, tech house
LabelRabid
Songwriter(s)The Knife
Producer(s)The Knife
The Knife singles chronology
"Marble House"
(2006)
"We Share Our Mothers' Health"
(2006)
"Like a Pen"
(2006)

Contents

Music videoEdit

The music video for the song is an animated video directed and animated by Motomichi Nakamura. It is available online, on the enhanced US CD single, and on the Silent Shout: An Audio Visual Experience CD/DVD. Motomichi wrote about the video, "The animation starts with a girl that wakes up from a long sleep and starts searching for a sacred apple. At the end of a nightmarish story the girl is able to find her apple but only to discover the real price that she has to pay for it."[citation needed]

Track listingsEdit

  • Swedish CD single[2]
  1. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Radio Edit)" - 3:32
  2. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Trentemøller Remix)" - 8:01
  3. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Original Version)" - 4:09
  • UK CD single[3]
  1. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Radio Edit)" - 3:34
  2. "Kino (Live)" - 5:13
  3. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Trentemøller Remix)" - 8:02
  • UK CD-R, Promo single[4]
  1. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Original Version)" - 4:14
  2. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Trentemøller Remix)" - 8:03
  3. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Radio Slave's Secret Base Remix)" - 9:02
  4. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Ratatat Remix)" - 4:02
  • UK 7-inch single[5]
  1. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Radio Edit)" - 3:28
  2. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Ratatat Remix)" - 3:55
  • UK 12-inch single[6]
  1. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Trentemøller Remix)" - 7:58
  2. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Album Version)" - 4:06
  3. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Radio Slave's Secret Base Remix)" - 8:57
  • Europe 12-inch single[7]
  1. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Trentemøller Remix)" - 7:58
  2. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Album Version)" - 4:06
  3. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Radio Slave's Secret Base Remix)" - 8:57
  • US CD, Maxi single[8]
  1. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Radio Edit)" - 3:35
  2. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Trentemøller Remix)" - 8:04
  3. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Radioslave Remix)" - 9:03
  4. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Album Version)" - 4:13
  5. "Kino (Live)" - 5:11
  6. "We Share Our Mothers' Health (Music Video)"

ChartsEdit

Chart (2006) Peak
Position
UK Singles Chart[9] 85
U.S. Hot Dance Singles Sales[10] 18

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ (2006-01-18). The Top 100 Tracks of 2006 Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  2. ^ Knife, The - We Share Our Mothers' Health Swedish Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  3. ^ Knife, The - We Share Our Mothers' Health UK CD Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  4. ^ Knife, The - We Share Our Mothers' Health UK CD-R Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  5. ^ Knife, The - We Share Our Mothers' Health UK 7-inch Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  6. ^ Knife, The - We Share Our Mothers' Health UK 12-inch Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  7. ^ Knife, The - We Share Our Mothers' Health European 12-inch Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  8. ^ Knife, The - We Share Our Mothers' Health U.S. Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  9. ^ "Chart Log UK : Alex K – Kyuss". Zobbel. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  10. ^ The Knife - Silent Shout - Billboard Singles Allmusic. Retrieved 2010-06-22.