Lay Me Down (Avicii song)

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"Lay Me Down"
Single by Avicii
from the album True
Released April 21, 2014
Recorded 2013
Genre
Length 5:00 (album version)
3:26 (radio edit)
Label Universal Island
Writer(s)
Producer(s)
  • Avicii
  • Ash Pournouri
Avicii singles chronology
"Addicted to You"
(2013)
"Lay Me Down"
(2014)
"The Days"
(2014)
Music video
"Lay Me Down" on YouTube

"Lay Me Down" is a song by Swedish producer Avicii. Written by Avicii, Ash Pournouri, Nile Rodgers and Adam Lambert, the track appears on Avicii's debut studio album, True (2013). American singer-songwriter Adam Lambert also provides vocals for the track. The track was released as the fifth single from his album on April 21, 2014. The song is featured in a 2014 commercial for Lipton Ice Tea.[1]

Personnel[edit]

Musicians
Additional personnel
  • Nile Rodgers – writer
  • Adam Lambert – writer

Charts[edit]

Chart (2013-14) Peak
Position
Australia (ARIA)[2] 34
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[3] 17
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[4] 4
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[5] 2
France (SNEP)[6] 47
Germany (Media Control Charts)[7] 35
Hungary (Dance Top 40)[8] 9
Hungary (Rádiós Top 40)[9] 3
Hungary (Single Top 20)[10] 5
Ireland (IRMA)[11] 94
Poland (Polish Airplay Top 20)[12] 14
Poland (Dance Top 50)[13] 1
Slovakia (Rádio Top 100)[14] 56
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[15] 39
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[16] 41
UK Dance (Official Charts Company)[17] 29
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[18] 200
US Hot Dance/Electronic Songs (Billboard)[19] 22

Release history[edit]

Country Date Format Label
Australia[20] 21 April 2014 Contemporary hit radio Universal Music
United Kingdom[21] 14 July 2014

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lambert, Adam (April 9, 2014). "Twitter / adamlambert : "Lay Me Down" w @Avicii and ...". Twitter.com. Retrieved July 24, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Australian-charts.com – Avicii – Lay Me Down". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Retrieved 3 May 2014.
  3. ^ "Avicii – Lay Me Down – Austriancharts.at" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40. Retrieved 11 July 2014.
  4. ^ "Ultratop.be – Avicii – Lay Me Down" (in Dutch). Ultratip. Retrieved 10 May 2014.
  5. ^ "Ultratop.be – Avicii – Lay Me Down" (in French). Ultratip. Retrieved 10 May 2014.
  6. ^ "Lescharts.com – Avicii – Lay Me Down" (in French). Les classement single. Retrieved 9 May 2014.
  7. ^ "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. Retrieved 14 June 2014.
  8. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ – Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége" (in Hungarian). Dance Top 40 lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége. Retrieved 10 October 2014.
  9. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ – Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége" (in Hungarian). Rádiós Top 40 játszási lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége. Retrieved 28 August 2014.
  10. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ – Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége" (in Hungarian). Single (track) Top 10 lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége. Retrieved 14 August 2014.
  11. ^ "Chart Track: Week 26, 2014". Irish Singles Chart.
  12. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Airplay Top 20. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  13. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Dance Top 50. Retrieved 6 August 2014.
  14. ^ "SNS IFPI" (in Slovak). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiálna. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201426 into search.
  15. ^ "Swedishcharts.com – Avicii – Lay Me Down". Singles Top 60. Retrieved 20 September 2013.
  16. ^ "Avicii – Lay Me Down – swisscharts.com". Swiss Singles Chart. Retrieved 8 June 2014.
  17. ^ "Archive Chart: 2014-07-26" UK Dance Chart.
  18. ^ "Archive Chart: 2013-09-28" UK Singles Chart. Retrieved 20 September 2013.
  19. ^ "Avicii Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Dance/Electronic Songs for Avicii. Retrieved 20 September 2014.
  20. ^ "Single of the Day". The Music Network. 17 April 2014. Archived from the original on 21 April 2014. Retrieved 21 April 2014. 
  21. ^ Lane, Daniel (14 July 2014). "This Week's New Releases 14-07-2014". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 14 July 2014.