Human After All (song)

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"Human After All"
Single by Daft Punk
from the album Human After All
Released October 31, 2005
Format CD, 12"
Recorded 2004
Genre Electronic rock, noise rock
Length 5:19
Label Virgin
Writer(s) Thomas Bangalter
Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo
Producer(s) Daft Punk, Cédric Hervet, Gildas Loaëc
Daft Punk singles chronology
"Technologic"
(2005)
"Human After All"
(2005)
"The Prime Time of Your Life"
(2006)

"Human After All" is a song by electronic music duo Daft Punk and the title track from their third studio album Human After All. It was released as the third single of the album on October 31, 2005. The single release includes remixes of the song by that also appeared in the album Human After All: Remixes. The song charted in France, reaching #93 in the SNEP ranking.

Background[edit]

"Human After All" is the only single from the album released without an accompanying music video. Daft Punk had originally set to make a video, but it eventually became the feature film Daft Punk's Electroma co-written and directed by the duo.[1]

Daft Punk produced the Teriyaki Boyz song "HeartBreaker", which features elements of "Human After All". MTV Australia used the coda of "Human After All" in its "coming up" section of their channel format. A remixed version of the song made an appearance in the video game DJ Hero 2.

On the album Alive 2007, "Human After All" appears with the track "Superheroes" from the album Discovery (2001) and "Rock 'N Roll" from Homework (1997). The song also appeared on the encore on the bonus disc of Alive 2007, mixed along with Together's eponymous song, a reprise of "One More Time" from Discovery and Stardust's song "Music Sounds Better with You".

Track listing[edit]

  • CD single
  1. "Human After All" – 5:20
  2. "Human After All" ("Guy-Man After All" Justice remix) – 3:38
  3. "Human After All" (Emperor Machine version) – 6:04
  4. "Human After All" (Alter Ego remix) – 9:22
  5. "Human After All" (SebastiAn remix) – 5:20
  6. "Human After All" (The Juan MacLean remix) – 6:43
  • 12" maxi single (094634473811)
  1. "Human After All" – 5:20
  2. "Human After All" (SebastiAn remix) – 4:45
  3. "Human After All" (Alter Ego remix) – 9:22
  • 12" maxi single (094635031218)
  1. "Guy-Man After All" (Justice mix) – 3:58
  2. "Human After All" (Emperor Machine version) – 6:04
  3. "Technologic" (Digitalism's Highway to Paris remix) – 5:58

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2010) Peak
position
France (SNEP)[2] 93

References[edit]

  1. ^ Interview with Electroma actor Peter Hurteau. danideahl.com. Retrieved on January 14, 2008.
  2. ^ "Lescharts.com – Daft Punk – Human After All" (in French). Les classement single. Retrieved May 22, 2012.

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