Reunion (M83 song)

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"Reunion"
Single by M83
from the album Hurry Up, We're Dreaming
Released 5 February 2012 (2012-02-05)
Format Digital download
Recorded 2011
Genre New wave, dream pop, post-punk revival
Length 3:55
Label Naïve Records
Writer(s) Anthony Gonzalez, Yann Gonzalez, Morgan Kibby
Producer(s) Anthony Gonzalez, Justin Meldal-Johnsen
M83 singles chronology
"Midnight City"
(2011)
"Reunion"
(2012)
"OK Pal"
(2012)

"Reunion" is a song by French electronic music artist M83. The track was released in the United Kingdom on 5 February 2012[1] as the second single from the group's sixth studio album, Hurry Up, We're Dreaming. The track was remixed by Polly Scattergood.

Music video[edit]

The music video for "Reunion" has garnered a high number of individual views through online venues such as YouTube since its release. The video is a companion piece to the music video created for the previous single, "Midnight City", continuing the story of a group of children with various psychic abilities as they are pursued by their shadowy handlers in an attempt to recover them. The video is part of a trilogy which is concluded in the video for "Wait".[2]

As with the previous music video, the artists cited Akira as a major source of inspiration.[3]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
US Rock Songs (Billboard)[4] 40
US Alternative Songs (Billboard)[5] 24

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format
United Kingdom 5 February 2012[1] Naïve Records Digital Download

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "M83 'Reunion' – Digital Download". iTunes. 7 February 2012. 
  2. ^ Saeed, Abdullah. ""Wait" Completes M83's Sci-Fi Music Video Trilogy [Exclusive Premiere]". the creators project. Retrieved 9 August 2013. 
  3. ^ M83. "M83 'Midnight City' Official video". 2011 M83 Recording Inc. Under exclusive license to Mute for North America and to Naïve for the rest of the world. Retrieved 29 September 2012. 
  4. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/chartbeat/475195/chart-highlights-whistle-to-blow-flo-rida-pnk-no-1
  5. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/chartbeat/482206/chart-highlights-maroon-5-tops-pop-songs-adult-pop-songs

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