One More Chance (Bloc Party song)

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"One More Chance"
Single by Bloc Party
Released 10 August 2009[1]
Recorded April 2009
Genre Alternative dance, house, post-punk revival
Length 4:39
Label Wichita
Producer(s) Jacknife Lee
Bloc Party singles chronology
"Signs (Armand Van Helden Remix)"
(2009)
"One More Chance"
(2009)
"Octopus"
(2012)

"One More Chance" is a 2009 single by British band Bloc Party. It was released on 10 August 2009.[1]

In interviews Kele Okereke has stated that there was still some creative energy left after making Intimacy and this was the reasoning behind making "One More Chance".[citation needed]

The song was released in order to coincide with the band's 'Bloctober' tour.

The song received its first radio play on 18 June 2009 on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show.

The music video for the song was first released publicly on the official MTV site in July 2009.

The single debuted at 15 in the UK Singles Chart after its first week of release.[2]

Track listing[edit]

iTunes download

  1. One More Chance
  2. One More Chance (Instrumental)
  3. Zephyrus (Holy Fuck Remix)

7" single
Side A

  1. One More Chance

Side B

  1. Zephyrus (Holy Fuck Remix)

12" single
Side A

  1. One More Chance (extended mix)
  2. One More Chance (Tiësto Remix)

Side B

  1. One More Chance (Todd Terry’s Inhouse Mix)
  2. One More Chance (Heartbreak Remix)

Personnel[edit]

  • Kele Okereke - lead vocals, rhythm guitar
  • Russell Lissack - lead guitar
  • Gordon Moakes - bass, keyboards, vocal effects
  • Matt Tong - drum machine

Charts[edit]

Charts (2008) Peak
position
Australian ARIA Singles Chart 61
Belgian Ultratop 50 Chart (Flanders) 27
Polish Singles Chart[3] 40
UK Dance Chart 1
UK Singles Chart 15

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "One More Chance". Bloc Party. Retrieved 2009-06-16. 
  2. ^ "ChartArchive - The Chart Archive". Chartstats.com. Retrieved 2014-03-11. 
  3. ^ "Polish Singles Chart |". 

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