Pass This On

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"Pass This On"
Single by The Knife
from the album Deep Cuts
Released 2003
Format CD
Genre Electronica, synthpop
Length 3:48
Label Rabid Records
Writer(s) Karin Dreijer Andersson, Olof Dreijer
The Knife singles chronology
"You Take My Breath Away"
(2003)
"Pass This On"
(2003)
"Handy-Man"
(2003)
Deep Cuts track listing
"Girl's Night Out"
(2)
"Pass This On"
(3)
"One for You"
(4)

"Pass This On" is a single from the Swedish electronic duo The Knife, released in 2003. It's the third track on The Knife's second studio album, Deep Cuts.

Music video[edit]

Synopsis[edit]

The music video for the song was directed by Johan Renck and features female impersonator Rickard Engfors in a room lip-synching to the song. [1] Both members of The Knife, Karin Dreijer Andersson and Olof Dreijer, are visible in the video; Dreijer is seen dancing next to Engfors and flirting with him, and Andersson appears at the end of the video, sitting at a table and looking at Engfors and Dreijer.

Reception[edit]

Slant Magazine placed the music video for "Pass This On" at #37 on its Best of the Aughts: Music Videos.[2]

Track listings[edit]

  • Swedish CD, Maxi single[3]
  1. "Pass This On (Dahlback & Dahlback Remix)" - 5:36
  2. "Pass This On (M.A.N.D.Y. Remix)" - 6:58
  3. "Pass This On (M.A.N.D.Y. Instrumental)" -6:55
  • UK CD single[4]
  1. "Pass This On (Original)" - 3:49
  2. "Pass This On (Dahlbäck And Dahlbäck Mix)" - 5:32
  3. "Pass This On (M.A.N.D.Y. Knifer Mix)" - 6:54

Charts[edit]

Chart (2005) Peak
Position
UK Singles Chart[5] 134

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Knife - Pass this on - Single Review". Contactmusic.com. Retrieved 2009-05-13. 
  2. ^ (2010-01-20). Best of the Aughts: Music Videos Slant Magazine. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
  3. ^ Knife, The - Pass This On Swedish Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-19.
  4. ^ Knife, The - Pass This On UK Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-19.
  5. ^ "Chart Log UK : Alex K – Kyuss". Zobbel. Retrieved 2010-06-20.