Move Your Feet

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"Move Your Feet"
Single by Junior Senior
from the album D-D-Don't Don't Stop the Beat
B-side Remix
Released 23 February 2003
Format CD single, CD maxi, 12" maxi
Recorded 2002
Genre Nu-disco, funk, dance
Length 3:01
Label Crunchy Frog Records
Writer(s) Jesper Mortensen (as "Junior")
Producer(s) Jesper Mortensen (as "Junior"), Thomas Troelsen
Junior Senior singles chronology
"Move Your Feet"
(2003)
"Rhythm Bandits"
(2003)

"Move Your Feet" is a song by Danish pop duo Junior Senior. The song, released in 2003 was Junior Senior's biggest hit, reaching #3 in the United Kingdom and #20 in Australia. The song appears on the album D-D-Don't Don't Stop the Beat along with a live recording. It features lead vocals by producer Thomas Troelsen.

The song has been used in the promotional advertising for the Australian version of So You Think You Can Dance and in television advertising for Google Chrome. It made a brief appearance in the movies Looney Tunes: Back in Action, How to Eat Fried Worms, White Chicks, and Forgetting Sarah Marshall. The song has also been featured on the TV series One Tree Hill, in the popular dancing games Dance Dance Revolution Extreme, Wii Just Dance 2 and PlayStation 3's SingStar.

Music video[edit]

A robot dancing in the music video for "Move Your Feet."

This song was accompanied by an animated music video by the art collective Shynola, using low-resolution pixel art produced using Deluxe Paint.[1]

The music video shows various scenes of a pixel-art Junior Senior and a squirrel. Throughout the video, many pixel-art figures are seen dancing. The video received heavy airplay on music channels in Europe at the time of the song's release.

Track listings[edit]

European CD single
  1. "Move Your Feet" (radio edit) – 2:59
  2. "Move Your Feet" (extended play) – 4:16
UK Cassette single
  1. "Move Your Feet" (radio edit) - 2:59
  2. "Chicks And Dicks" - 2:32
  3. "Move Your Feet" (Kurtis Mantronik Club Mix) - 6:02
Australian and New Zealand CD single
  1. "Move Your Feet" (radio edit) – 3:01
  2. "Move Your Feet" (extended play) – 4:16
  3. "Move Your Feet" (Kurtis Mantronik Club Mix) – 6:04
  4. "Coconuts" (movie edit) – 2:39
Maxi CD
  1. "Move Your Feet" (radio edit) – 2:59
  2. "Move Your Feet" (extended play) – 4:16
  3. "Move Your Feet" (Filur Move the Club) – 6:20
  4. "Move Your Feet" (Filur Dark String Dub) – 6:51
  5. "Move Your Feet" (music video)
American CD Single & European CD Single

Side 1:

  1. "Move Your Feet" (extended play)
  2. "Move Your Feet" (radio edit)

Side 2:

  1. "Move Your Feet" (David Guetta remix)
  2. "Cocodub"

Charts[edit]

The song proved to be particularly successful in the United Kingdom where it peaked at number three for two non-consecutive weeks and went on to become the sixteenth best selling single of 2003 in the country, surpassing a number of top two hits. In 2013 the Song was as a Re-Entry number 11 in the French Charts.

Chart (2003) Peak
position
Australian ARIA Singles Chart[2] 20
Danish Singles Chart[2] 4
Dutch Mega Top 100[2] 18
French SNEP Singles Chart[2] 29
German Singles Chart[3] 43
Hungary (Rádiós Top 40)[4] 30
Irish Singles Chart[5] 10
Swedish Singles Chart[2] 22
Swiss Singles Chart[2] 10
UK Singles Chart[6] 3
U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Club Play[7] 45
Chart (2013) Peak
position
French SNEP Singles Chart[2] 11[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chris Harding interview". Archived from the original on 2006-03-24. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "Move Your Feet", in various singles charts Lescharts.com (Retrieved January 24, 2009)
  3. ^ German Singles Chart Charts-surfer.de (Retrieved January 24, 2009)
  4. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ – Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége" (in Hungarian). Rádiós Top 40 játszási lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége. Retrieved 2010-12-09.
  5. ^ Irish Single Chart Irishcharts.ie (Retrieved January 24, 2009)
  6. ^ "Move Your Feet", UK Singles Chart Chartstats.com (Retrieved January 24, 2009)
  7. ^ Billboard Allmusic.com (Retrieved January 24, 2009)
  8. ^ 2013 Charts

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