(Don't) Give Hate a Chance

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"(Don't) Give Hate a Chance"
Single by Jamiroquai
from the album Dynamite
Released 7 November 2005
Format CD Single, 12"
Genre Funk, disco
Length 5:03
Label Sony BMG
Writer(s) Jason Kay; Robert Harris; Matthew Johnson
Producer(s) Jason Kay; Mike Spencer
Jamiroquai singles chronology
"Seven Days in Sunny June"
(2005)
"(Don't) Give Hate A Chance"
(2005)
"Hollywood Swinging"
(2005)

"(Don't) Give Hate A Chance" is the third and final single from British funk/acid jazz band Jamiroquai's sixth studio album, Dynamite. The song was written by Jason Kay, Rob Harris and Matt Johnson. It was produced by Kay and Mike Spencer. The single was released on 7 November 2005, peaking on the UK Singles Chart at #27.

Track listing[edit]

UK CD1
  1. "Don't Give Hate A Chance"
  2. "Don't Give Hate A Chance" (Steve Mac Classic Remix Radio Edit)
UK CD2
  1. "Don't Give Hate A Chance"
  2. "Don't Give Hate A Chance" (Steve Mac Classic Remix)
  3. "Don't Give Hate A Chance" (Freemasons Remix)

Music Video[edit]

The Buffalo Man in the animated music video for the song.

The video for "(Don't) Give Hate a Chance" is Jamiroquai's first-ever computer animated music video and pays homage to the Italian cartoon La Linea. To promote the release of the video, Sony BMG organised the video to be projected on a number of outdoor venues around central London, including the walls of the Chelsea Barracks military grounds and a car park in the Soho district. A replacement to the original video appeared in late October, which included changes such as the ground being replaced by plants and rocks and significant changes to the final minute of the video. The title of the song is a reference to the song "Give Peace a Chance" by John Lennon.

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