Compass (Mark Vincent song)

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Song by Didrik Solli-Tangen from the album Guilty Pleasures
Released February 2011
Format Digital download
Recorded 2010
Genre Pop
Length 3:42
Label Universal Norway, Class A
Writer Diane Warren

Compass is a song written by Diane Warren and originally recorded by Australian singer Mark Vincent, the winner of the third series of Australia's Got Talent, for his second studio album of the same name (2010).

"Compass" was later recorded by Norwegian classical recording artist Didrik Solli-Tangen. It was released in February 2011 through Universal Norway as the third and final single from Solli-Tangen's debut studio album Guilty Pleasures (2011). The song failed to chart.

Track listing[edit]

Digital download

  1. "Compass" - 3:42

Sam Bailey version[edit]

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"Compass" cover
Promotional single by Sam Bailey from the album The Power of Love
Released 16 March 2014
Recorded 2014
Genre Pop
Length 3:32
Writer Diane Warren
Producer Graham Stack, Matt Furmidge
Music video
Compass (Audio) on YouTube

In 2014, "Compass" was recorded by English singer Sam Bailey, the winner of the tenth series of The X Factor, for her debut studio album The Power of Love (2014). On 18 February 2014, the song received its debut airplay on BBC Radio 2.[1] It was announced as the album's second single,[1] however its release has been cancelled and the song serves as the promotional single.[2][3] On 24 February, the official audio track was uploaded to YouTube.[4]


  1. ^ a b Corner, Lewis (18 February 2014). "Sam Bailey premieres new single 'Compass' - listen". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 22 March 2014. 
  2. ^ "SAM BAILEY Compass 2014 UK 1-track promo test CD X-Factor". 21 October 2014. Retrieved 26 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "Sam Bailey “Compass” (Single Premiere)". Ultimate Music. 19 February 2014. Retrieved 26 September 2014. 
  4. ^ "Sam Bailey - Compass (Audio)". YouTube. 24 February 2014. Retrieved 22 March 2014. 

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