Wasabi (song)

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"Wasabi"
Single by Lee Harding
from the album What's Wrong with This Picture?
A-side "Eye of the Tiger"
Released 12 December 2005 (Australia)
Format Double A-side single
Recorded 2005
Genre Rock
Length 5:43
Label Sony BMG
Writer(s) Barbara Hannan, Adrian Hannan,Tommy Rando, Emma Graham
Producer(s) Adrian Hannan
Certification Platinum (ARIA)
Lee Harding singles chronology
"Wasabi"/"Eye of the Tiger"
(2005)
"Anything for You"
(2006)

"Wasabi" is a song written by Barbara Hannan, Adrian Hannan, Tommy Rando and Emma Graham, produced by Adrian Hannan for Lee Harding's debut album What's Wrong with This Picture?.

Harding's debut single is a double A-side featuring "Wasabi" and Lee's version of "Eye of the Tiger" (originally by Survivor).[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Wasabi" (3:03)
  2. "Eye of the Tiger" (2:45)

Chart performance[edit]

The single debuted at #1 in the Australian ARIA Singles Chart in December 2005, and remained at the top spot for five consecutive weeks. It was certified gold in the first week, and certified platinum in the second week. The song was popular on the Hot 30 Countdown, reaching number one on several occasions.

The music video was voted number 63 in the Video Hits Australia Top 100 Video Clips. The song placed eighth in the End of Year ARIA Singles Top 100 of 2006.

The video was number 4 in MAX music's World's Worst Ever Video countdown in 2008.

See also[edit]

Preceded by
"Maybe Tonight" by Kate DeAraugo
Australian ARIA Singles Chart number-one single
18 December 2005 – 22 January 2006
Succeeded by
"Run It!" by Chris Brown featuring Juelz Santana

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lee Harding Signs Up + Unleashes Wasabi!