The Golden Path (song)

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For the concept from the fictional Dune universe, see Golden Path (Dune).
"The Golden Path"
Single by The Chemical Brothers featuring The Flaming Lips
from the album Singles 93-03
Released 15 September 2003
Format CD, 12", DVD
Recorded 2003
Genre Electronica
Length 4:47
Label Virgin, Astralwerks, Freestyle Dust
The Chemical Brothers singles chronology
"AmericanEP"
(2002)
"The Golden Path"
(2003)
"Get Yourself High"
(2003)
The Flaming Lips singles chronology
"Fight Test"
(2003)
"The Golden Path"
(2003)
"Ego Tripping at the Gates of Hell"
(2003)

"The Golden Path" is a single by The Chemical Brothers, featuring The Flaming Lips, taken from the Chemical Brothers' Singles 93-03 album.

The lead vocals were performed by Wayne Coyne with Steven Drozd performing harmony vocals.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  • CD CHEMSD18
  1. "The Golden Path"
  2. "Nude Night"
  3. "The Golden Path (Ewan Pearson Extended Vocal)"
  • DVD CHEMSDVD18
  1. "The Golden Path (Video)"
  2. "The Golden Path (Edit)"
  3. "Dexter's International Scribble Mix"
  4. "The Golden Path (Ewan's Rave Hell Dub)"
  • 12" CHEMST18
  1. "The Golden Path"
  2. "Nude Night"

Music video[edit]

The video, directed by Chris Milk, involves a man (Fran Kranz) in a depressing grey office environment, dreaming of a more colorful world full of joy and dancing in the sunshine.

The Chemical Brothers make a brief cameo appearance as Siamese twins commemorated on a wall of "employee of the month" plaques.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2003) Peak
position
Irish Singles Chart 20
UK Singles Chart 17

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ASK KLIPH". Retrieved 2007-06-25. 

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