Elastic Heart

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"Elastic Heart"
Single by Sia featuring The Weeknd and Diplo
from the album The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Released October 1, 2013 (2013-10-01)
Format Digital download
Genre Indie pop
Length 4:20
Writer(s) Sia Furler, Thomas Wesley Pentz, Abel Tesfaye, Andrew Swanson
Producer(s) Diplo, Greg Kurstin
Sia singles chronology
"She Wolf (Falling to Pieces)"
(2012)
"Elastic Heart"
(2013)
"Battle Cry"
(2014)
The Weeknd singles chronology
"Live For"
(2013)
"Elastic Heart"
(2013)

Elastic Heart is a song by Sia, recorded for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, the soundtrack for the 2013 American science-fiction adventure film The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. It was released as a digital single on October 1, 2013.[1] "Elastic Heart" was produced by American producers Diplo and Greg Kurstin. It has reached number 7 on the New Zealand music chart, and has also made chart appearances in UK, Australia and Belgium.

Background[edit]

"Elastic Heart" marks Sia's first release as the lead artist since her 2012 collaboration with David Guetta for "She Wolf (Falling to Pieces)". While the single is technically the second to be released, it is the second single to be confirmed, following by Christina Aguilera's "We Remain".

Track listing[edit]

Digital download
  1. "Elastic Heart" – 4:20

Charts and certifications[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[2] 67
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[3] 27
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[4] 7
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[5] 79

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
New Zealand (RMNZ)[6] Gold 7,500*

*sales figures based on certification alone

References[edit]