Budapest (George Ezra song)

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"Budapest"
Single by George Ezra
from the album Wanted on Voyage
Released 13 June 2014[1]
Format Digital download
Recorded 2013
Genre
Length 3:21
Label Columbia
Writer(s)
Producer(s) Cam Blackwood
George Ezra singles chronology
  • "Budapest"
  • (2014)
Budapest
Alternative cover

"Budapest" is a single by British singer-songwriter George Ezra, from his debut studio album, Wanted on Voyage (2014). It was released as a single in the United Kingdom on 13 June 2014. The song was co-written by Ezra with Joel Pott and produced by Cam Blackwood.

The single was released on Columbia Records and distributed by Sony Music and peaked at number three on the UK Singles Chart. "Budapest" has also been a major hit for George Ezra in Austria and New Zealand, topping the charts in both countries. It also reached top 40 in other countries including Budapest home country Hungary, Australia, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Canada, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Denmark and United States.

Music video[edit]

A music video to accompany the release of "Budapest" was first released onto YouTube on 21 April 2014 at a total length of three minutes and thirty-six seconds.[2]

Tracklist[edit]

Promo - Digital Columbia - (Sony) (25 October 2013)
No. Title Length
1. "Budapest"   3:21
Promo - Digital Columbia - (Sony) (27 January 2014)
No. Title Length
1. "Budapest" (New Version) 3:21
CD-Single - Columbia (Sony) (18 April 2014)
No. Title Length
1. "Budapest"   3:23
2. "Angry Hill"   4:11
Digital download - Sony (13 June 2014)[1]
No. Title Length
1. "Budapest"   3:20

Charts[edit]

Chart (2013-14) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[3] 5
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[4] 1
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[5] 7
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[6] 19
Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100)[7] 1
Czech Republic (Singles Digitál Top 100)[8] 11
Denmark (Tracklisten)[9] 12
France (SNEP)[10] 9
Germany (Media Control Charts)[11] 3
Hungary (Single Top 20)[12] 22
India (Saavn Weekly Top Songs)[13] 11
Ireland (IRMA)[14] 3
Israel (Media Forest)[15] 3
Italy (FIMI)[16] 6
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[17] 3
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[18] 4
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[19] 1
Slovakia (Rádio Top 100)[20] 3
Slovakia (Singles Digitál Top 100)[21] 17
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[22] 7
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[23] 3
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[24] 3

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
Australia (ARIA)[25] Platinum 70,000^
Austria (IFPI Austria)[26] Gold 15,000x
Belgium (BEA)[27] Gold 15,000*
Italy (FIMI)[28] Platinum 30,000*
New Zealand (RMNZ)[29] Gold 7,500*
United Kingdom (BPI)[30] Gold 400,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
xunspecified figures based on certification alone

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
Italy 1 November 2013[31] Digital download Columbia
13 December 2013[32] Contemporary hit radio Sony Music Entertainment
United Kingdom 13 June 2014[1] Digital download

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c iTunes - Music - Budapest - Single by George Ezra
  2. ^ George Ezra - Budapest (Official Video) - YouTube
  3. ^ "Chartifacts". Australian Recording Industry Association. Archived from the original on 17 July 2014. Retrieved 4 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "George Ezra – Budapest – Austriancharts.at" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40.
  5. ^ "Ultratop.be – George Ezra – Budapest" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50.
  6. ^ "Ultratop.be – George Ezra – Budapest" (in French). Ultratop 50.
  7. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201426 into search.
  8. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Digital Top 100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201433 into search. Retrieved August 19, 2014.
  9. ^ "Danishcharts.com – George Ezra – Budapest". Tracklisten.
  10. ^ "Lescharts.com – George Ezra – Budapest" (in French). Les classement single.
  11. ^ "Die ganze Musik im Internet: Charts, News, Neuerscheinungen, Tickets, Genres, Genresuche, Genrelexikon, Künstler-Suche, Musik-Suche, Track-Suche, Ticket-Suche – musicline.de" (in German). Media Control Charts. PhonoNet GmbH.
  12. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ – Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége" (in Hungarian). Single (track) Top 10 lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége.
  13. ^ Weekly Top Songs 5 September - 11 September 2014. Saavn June 13, 2014.
  14. ^ "Chart Track". Irish Singles Chart.
  15. ^ "George Ezra – Budapest Media Forest". Israeli Airplay Chart. Media Forest.
  16. ^ "Italiancharts.com – George Ezra – Budapest". Top Digital Download.
  17. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – George Ezra search results" (in Dutch) Dutch Top 40.
  18. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – George Ezra – Budapest" (in Dutch). Single Top 100.
  19. ^ "Charts.org.nz – George Ezra – Budapest". Top 40 Singles.
  20. ^ "SNS IFPI" (in Slovak). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiálna. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201427 into search.
  21. ^ "SNS IFPI" (in Slovak). Hitparáda – Singles Digital Top 100 Oficiálna. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201434 into search. Retrieved August 30, 2014.
  22. ^ "George Ezra – Budapest – swisscharts.com". Swiss Singles Chart.
  23. ^ "Archive Chart". Scottish Singles Top 40.
  24. ^ "Archive Chart" UK Singles Chart.
  25. ^ "ARIA Singles Chart - 18/08/2014". Australian Recording Industry Association. Archived from the original on 16 August 2014. Retrieved 16 August 2014. 
  26. ^ "Austrian single certifications – George Ezra – Budapest" (in German). IFPI Austria. Retrieved 5 July 2014.  Enter George Ezra in the field Interpret. Enter Budapest in the field Titel. Select single in the field Format. Click Suchen
  27. ^ "Ultratop − Goud en Platina – 2014". Ultratop & Hung Medien / hitparade.ch. Retrieved 28 July 2014. 
  28. ^ "Italian single certifications – George Ezra – Budapest" (in Italian). Federation of the Italian Music Industry. Retrieved 5 July 2014.  Select Online in the field Scegli la sezione. Select Week -- and Year ----. Enter George Ezra in the field Artista. Click Avvia la ricerca
  29. ^ THE FIELD id (chart number) MUST BE PROVIDED for NEW ZEALAND CERTIFICATION.
  30. ^ "British single certifications – George Ezra – Budapest". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 16 August 2014.  Enter Budapest in the field Search. Select Title in the field Search by. Select single in the field By Format. Click Go
  31. ^ "Budapest: George Ezra: Amazon.it: Musica Digitale". Amazon.it. 1 November 2013. Retrieved 26 July 2014. 
  32. ^ Corradini, Paola (11 December 2013). "George Ezra - Budapest (Radio Date)". Sony Music Italy. Earone. Retrieved 26 July 2014.