18 til I Die (song)

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"18 til I Die"
18 til I Die (song).jpg
Single by Bryan Adams
from the album 18 til I Die
Released 1996
Format CD
Recorded 1996
Genre Classic rock
Length 3:30
Label A&M
Songwriter(s) Bryan Adams
Robert John "Mutt" Lange
Producer(s) Bryan Adams
Robert John "Mutt" Lange
Bryan Adams singles chronology
"Star"
(1996)
"18 til I Die"
(1996)
"String Module Error: Match not found"
(1996)

"18 til I Die" is a rock song written by Bryan Adams, and Robert John "Mutt" Lange for Adams seventh studio recorded album 18 til I Die (1996).[1] The song's musical-style and production were heavily inspired by rock from the 1980s, and its lyrics are about youth. Released as a single in the UK in April 1997, it peaked at number 22 in the charts.[2] Three songs recorded live at Adams' Wembley Stadium concert on July 27, 1996, were included on the single release.[3]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1996–97) Peak
position
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[4] 7
Canada Top Singles (RPM) 21
Germany (Official German Charts)[5] 85
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[6] 86
UK Singles (The Official Charts Company)[2] 22

References[edit]

  1. ^ "18 Til I Die". allmusic. Retrieved January 6, 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Bryan Adams - Full Official Chart History". Official Charts Company. Official Charts Company. Retrieved 22 January 2016. 
  3. ^ "Bryan Adams – 18 Til I Die". Discogs. Retrieved January 6, 2010. 
  4. ^ "Ultratop.be – Bryan Adams – 18 'til I Die" (in Dutch). Ultratip.
  5. ^ "Musicline.de – Bryan Adams Single-Chartverfolgung" (in German). Media Control Charts. PhonoNet GmbH.
  6. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Bryan Adams – 18 'til I Die" (in Dutch). Single Top 100.