Blessed (Avicii song)

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"Blessed"
Blessed Avicii Song Cover.jpg
US single cover
Single by Tom Hangs featuring Shermanology
ReleasedMay 23, 2011
FormatDigital download
Recorded2007,[1] 2010-11
GenreProgressive house
Length6:47
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
  • Avicii
  • Ash Pournouri (exec.)
Avicii singles chronology
"Sweet Dreams"
(2011)
"Blessed"
(2011)
"Jailbait"
(2011)
Shermanology singles chronology
"Waiting for You"
(2011)
"Blessed"
(2011)
"Grindin"
(2011)
Alternative cover
UK single cover
UK single cover

"Blessed" is a song by Swedish house producer Avicii (credited under the name Tom Hangs) featuring vocals from Shermanology. Like many of Avicii's early tracks this had been leaked on the internet between late 2010 to April 2011. The track was officially released on May 23, 2011 through Spinnin' Records. It was further released on March 6, 2012 in the United States, and then 3 months later in the United Kingdom on June 21, 2012.

The song was included on Dutch DJ Tiësto's Club Life: Volume One Las Vegas compilation. It was also featured on the Stolichnaya vodka TV advert aired during the UEFA Euro 2012 football tournament.[2][3]

Track listing[edit]

Digital download - single[4]
No.TitleLength
1."Blessed" (Avicii Radio Edit)3:02
2."Blessed" (Avicii Edit)6:47

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2011–12) Peak
position
Belgium Dance (Ultratop Flanders)[5] 44
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[6] 56
Belgium Dance (Ultratop Wallonia)[7] 25
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[8] 25
France (SNEP)[9] 69
Germany (Official German Charts)[10] 50
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[11] 9
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[12] 22
UK Dance (Official Charts Company)[13] 33
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[14] 164

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
Netherlands May 23, 2011[15] Digital download Spinnin' Records
Germany June 17, 2011[16] Tiger Records
France July 18, 2011[17] Universal / Capitol
United States March 6, 2012[18] Robbins Entertainment
United Kingdom June 21, 2012[19] 3 Beat / All Around the World

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Shermanology - Blessed 2007 - Old Ass Demo by Shermanology". SoundCloud. 11 April 2012.
  2. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s3j2u4GBvIg
  3. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pryreQcUNYY
  4. ^ iTunes - Muziek - 'Blessed - Single' van Tom Hangs & Shermanology
  5. ^ "Ultratop.be – Tom Hangs feat. Shermanology – Blessed" (in Dutch). Ultratop Dance.
  6. ^ "Ultratop.be – Tom Hangs feat. Shermanology – Blessed" (in Dutch). Ultratip.
  7. ^ "Ultratop.be – Tom Hangs feat. Shermanology – Blessed" (in French). Ultratop Dance.
  8. ^ "Ultratop.be – Tom Hangs feat. Shermanology – Blessed" (in French). Ultratip.
  9. ^ "Lescharts.com – Tom Hangs feat. Shermanology – Blessed" (in French). Les classement single.
  10. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Tom Hangs feat. Shermanology – Blessed". GfK Entertainment Charts.
  11. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – Tom Hangs feat. Shermanology" (in Dutch). Dutch Top 40.
  12. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Tom Hangs feat. Shermanology – Blessed" (in Dutch). Single Top 100.
  13. ^ "Official Dance Singles Chart Top 40". Official Charts Company.
  14. ^ CHART: CLUK Update 1.09.2012 (wk34)
  15. ^ Blessed by Tom Hangs feat Shermanology at Juno Download
  16. ^ Blessed (Avicii Edit): Tom Hangs feat. Shermanoloy[permanent dead link]: Amazon.de
  17. ^ Blessed: Tom Hangs: Amazon.fr
  18. ^ Blessed by Tom Hangs & Shermanology - iTunes (US)
  19. ^ Blessed - Single by Tom Hangs & Shermanology - iTunes (UK)