Switch (song)

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"Switch"
Single by Will Smith
from the album Lost and Found
Released February 15, 2005
Format CD single
Recorded 2004
Genre Hip hop
Length 3:16
Label Interscope
Writer(s) Will Smith, Kwamé Holland, Lennie Bennett
Producer(s) Kwame "K1 Mil"
Certification Gold (RIAA)
Will Smith singles chronology
"1000 Kisses"
(2002)
"Switch"
(2005)
"Party Starter"
(2005)

"Switch" is a single released in 2005 by Will Smith from his album Lost & Found. The song peaked at No. 7 on the United States Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. It reached No. 1 in Canada and Australia where it remained for one week and No. 4 in the United Kingdom. Will Smith performed the song live on the Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards 2005, at San Antonio before Game 1 of the 2005 NBA Finals between the Detroit Pistons and the San Antonio Spurs, and at the Live 8 concert in Philadelphia. There are two official remixes to the song-an R&B remix featuring Robin Thicke with a smoother and slower rhythm and a reggae remix featuring Elephant Man. Both can be found on the Lost & Found album. This song was also featured as a track on the 2005 compilation album Now That's What I Call Music! 19 and it was featured in a trailer for Tekken Tag Tournament 2.

Track listing[edit]

UK CD single
  1. "Switch" (Main version)
  2. "Switch" (R&B Remix)
  3. "Switch" (R&B Remix Instrumental)
  4. "Switch" (CD-ROM video)

Charts[edit]

Chart (2005) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[1] 1
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[2] 7
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[3] 2
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[4] 14
Canadian Singles Chart 1
Denmark (Tracklisten)[5] 14
Italy (FIMI)[6] 8
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[7] 3
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[8] 3
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[9] 13
UK Singles (Official Charts Company) 4
US Billboard Hot 100 7
US Billboard Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles 22
US Billboard Pop 100 4

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