Body II Body

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"Body II Body"
Single by Samantha Mumba
from the album Gotta Tell You
Released 16 October 2000
Format CD maxi single, CD single, 12" vinyl single
Genre Pop, R&B
Length 4:00
Label Polydor Records
Writer(s) David Bowie, Sacha Skarbek, Lukas Burton
Producer(s) Lukas Burton
Samantha Mumba singles chronology
"Gotta Tell You"
(2000)
"Body II Body"
(2000)
"Always Come Back to Your Love"
(2001)

"Body II Body" is a song by Samantha Mumba, released as the second single from her album Gotta Tell You in the autumn of 2000. The chorus from David Bowie's "Ashes to Ashes" is sampled heavily in the song. The single reached the top 5 in the UK and #2 in Ireland. The single wasn't released in the US. Parts of it were featured in a seatbelt awareness commercial in Northern Ireland.

Track listing[edit]

UK CD1/Australian CD single[1]
  1. "Body II Body"
  2. "Believe in Me"
  3. "The Way It Makes You Feel"
  4. "Body II Body" (video)
UK CD2
  1. "Body II Body" (radio edit)
  2. "Body II Body" (Robbie Rivera's Vocal Mix)
  3. "Body II Body" (Tall Paul Vocal Mix)
12" vinyl
  1. Tall Paul Vocal Mix
  2. Tall Paul Instrumental Mix
  3. Flex Mix
  4. Oxide Mix
  5. Sweet P Remix
Cassette
  1. "Body II Body" (radio edit)
  2. "Body II Body" (Oxide Mix)

Charts[edit]

Charts (2000/2001) Peak
position
Australian Singles Chart[2] 14
Belgium Singles Chart[3] 40
French Singles Chart[4] 53
Irish Singles Chart 2
New Zealand Singles Chart[5] 45
Swedish Singles Chart[6] 40
Switzerland Singles Chart[7] 58
UK Singles Chart 5
U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Songs 30

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1][dead link]
  2. ^ Steffen Hung. "Samantha Mumba - Body II Body". australian-charts.com. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 
  3. ^ "Samantha Mumba - Body II Body". ultratop.be. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 
  4. ^ Steffen Hung. "Samantha Mumba - Body II Body". lescharts.com. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 
  5. ^ Steffen Hung. "Samantha Mumba - Body II Body". charts.org.nz. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 
  6. ^ Steffen Hung. "Samantha Mumba - Body II Body". swedishcharts.com. Retrieved 2012-01-16. 
  7. ^ Steffen Hung. "Samantha Mumba - Body II Body". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 2012-01-16.