Thinking About You (Calvin Harris song)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - View original article

"Thinking About You"
Single by Calvin Harris featuring Ayah Marar
from the album 18 Months
Released4 August 2013 (2013-08-04)
FormatCD single, digital download
GenreProgressive house, dance-pop
Length4:07
LabelDeconstruction, Fly Eye, Columbia
Writer(s)Calvin Harris, Ayah Marar
Producer(s)Calvin Harris
Calvin Harris singles chronology
"I Need Your Love"
(2013)
"Thinking About You"
(2013)
"Under Control"
(2013)
Ayah Marar chronology
"Flashback"
(2009)
"Thinking About You"
(2013)
 
Jump to: navigation, search
"Thinking About You"
Single by Calvin Harris featuring Ayah Marar
from the album 18 Months
Released4 August 2013 (2013-08-04)
FormatCD single, digital download
GenreProgressive house, dance-pop
Length4:07
LabelDeconstruction, Fly Eye, Columbia
Writer(s)Calvin Harris, Ayah Marar
Producer(s)Calvin Harris
Calvin Harris singles chronology
"I Need Your Love"
(2013)
"Thinking About You"
(2013)
"Under Control"
(2013)
Ayah Marar chronology
"Flashback"
(2009)
"Thinking About You"
(2013)

"Thinking About You" is a song by Scottish producer Calvin Harris featuring Jordanian singer Ayah Marar. It was released on 4 August 2013 as the eighth and final single from his third studio album, 18 Months (2012).

Music video[edit]

The official music video was uploaded to Harris' Vevo account on 15 July. It was directed by Vincent Haycock[1] and filmed in Los Angeles off the coast of Santa Catalina Island and it also features an appearance from Hurts member Theo Hutchcraft, who would appear as a featured artist on Harris' next single "Under Control".

Tracklist and formats[edit]

Digital EP

  1. "Thinking About You" (Jesse Rose Remix) 5:29
  2. "Thinking About You" (Laidback Luke Remix) 6:34
  3. "Thinking About You" (Michael Brun Remix) 5:42
  4. "Thinking About You" (Ludo Remix) 6:45
  5. "Thinking About You" (GTA Remix) 6:49
  6. "Thinking About You" (Firebeatz Remix) 5:53
  7. "Thinking About You" (EDX's Belo Horizonte At Night Remix) 6:51
  8. "Thinking About You" (Manufactured Superstars Remix) 6:53

Chart performance[edit]

On 11 August 2013, the song climbed to number 8 in the UK, making Harris break a new record of nine top-10 hits from one studio album (counting "We Found Love", on which Harris was listed as a featured artist, as a single from 18 Months). On Billboard's Dance/Mix Show Airplay chart the song became his fifth consecutive number-one single on that chart.[2]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2013–14)Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[3]28
Australia Dance (ARIA)[4]3
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[5]66
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[6]20
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[7]38
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[8]58
Czech Republic (IFPI)[9]78
France (SNEP)[10]92
Germany (Media Control AG)[11]56
Hungary (Rádiós Top 40)[12]5
Hungary (Dance Top 40)[13]15
Ireland (IRMA)[14]11
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[15]21
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[16]40
Poland (Polish Airplay Top 20)[17]11
Poland (Dance Top 50)[18]7
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[19]7
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[20]58
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[21]8
UK Dance (Official Charts Company)[22]2
US Billboard Hot 100[23]86
US Hot Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[24]50
US Mainstream Top 40 (Billboard)[25]23

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2013)Position
Hungarian Airplay Chart[26]65

Release history[edit]

RegionDateFormat(s)
United Kingdom8 August 2013Digital download
United States[27]8 October 2013Contemporary hit radio

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.promonews.tv/videos/2013/07/16/calvin-harris-ft-ayah-marar-%E2%80%98thinking-about-you%E2%80%99-vincent-haycock
  2. ^ Miley Cyrus, Avicii, Harris, Net New No. 1s from Billboard Top 40 Update (November 18, 2013)
  3. ^ "Australian-charts.com – Calvin Harris feat. Ayah Marar – Thinking About You". ARIA Top 50 Singles.
  4. ^ "ARIA Dance Singles Chart". ARIA Charts. 12 August 2013. Retrieved 13 December 2013. 
  5. ^ "Calvin Harris feat. Ayah Marar – Thinking About You – Austriancharts.at" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40. Retrieved 8 October 2013.
  6. ^ "Ultratop.be – Calvin Harris feat. Ayah Marar – Thinking About You" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50.
  7. ^ "Ultratop.be – Calvin Harris feat. Ayah Marar – Thinking About You" (in French). Ultratop 50.
  8. ^ "Calvin Harris Album & Song Chart History" Canadian Hot 100 for Calvin Harris. Retrieved 16 August 2013.
  9. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Radio Top100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201334 into search.
  10. ^ "Lescharts.com – Calvin Harris feat. Ayah Marar – Thinking About You" (in French). Les classement single.
  11. ^ "Calvin Harris feat. Ayah Marar - Thinking About You". Charts.de. Media Control.
  12. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ – Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége" (in Hungarian). Rádiós Top 40 játszási lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége.
  13. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ – Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége" (in Hungarian). Dance Top 40 lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége.
  14. ^ "Chart Track". Irish Singles Chart.
  15. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – week 38, 2013" (in Dutch). Dutch Top 40
  16. ^ "Charts.org.nz – Calvin Harris feat. Ayah Marar – Thinking About You". Top 40 Singles.
  17. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Airplay Top 20. Retrieved 8 October 2013.
  18. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Dance Top 50. Retrieved 23 August 2013.
  19. ^ "Archive Chart". Scottish Singles Top 40. Retrieved 21 July 2013.
  20. ^ "Calvin Harris feat. Ayah Marar – Thinking About You – swisscharts.com". Swiss Singles Chart. Retrieved 8 October 2013.
  21. ^ "Archive Chart" UK Singles Chart. Retrieved 28 July 2013.
  22. ^ "Archive Chart" UK Dance Chart. Retrieved 3 November 2012.
  23. ^ "Calvin Harris Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Calvin Harris. Retrieved 11 January 2014.
  24. ^ "Calvin Harris Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Dance Club Songs for Calvin Harris. Retrieved 4 November 2013.
  25. ^ "Calvin Harris Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Pop Songs for Calvin Harris. Retrieved 16 January 2014.
  26. ^ "MAHASZ Rádiós TOP 100 - radios 2013" (in Hungarian). MAHASZ. Retrieved January 22, 2014. 
  27. ^ http://archive.is/gSqJZ

External links[edit]