Bridge Burning

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"Bridge Burning"
Foo Fighters - Bridge Burning - cover art.jpg
Single by Foo Fighters
from the album Wasting Light
ReleasedJune 5, 2012
Formatdigital download
RecordedSeptember 6–December 21, 2010 in Dave Grohl's garage
GenrePost-grunge, hard rock
Length4:46
LabelRCA
Songwriter(s)Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Nate Mendel, Chris Shiflett and Pat Smear
Producer(s)Butch Vig
Foo Fighters singles chronology
"These Days"
(2011)
"Bridge Burning"
(2012)
"Something from Nothing"
(2014)

"Bridge Burning" is a song by American rock band Foo Fighters. It was released as the fifth single from their seventh studio album Wasting Light.[1] It is also the first track on the album. On March 16, 2012, the online music magazine Loudwire announced that Foo Fighters would be releasing "Bridge Burning" as a proper radio single.[2] The song appears on the soundtrack to the video game Madden NFL 12.[3]

Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[4] 75
Canada Rock (Billboard)[5] 1
UK Rock and Metal (Official Charts Company)[6] 14
US Alternative Songs (Billboard)[7] 25
US Mainstream Rock (Billboard)[8] 14
US Hot Rock Songs (Billboard)[9] 22

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Position
US Hot Rock Songs (Billboard)[10] 74

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Foo Fighters Newest Single "Bridge Burning" Rocks The Buzz". Buzz103.radio.com. March 20, 2012. Retrieved June 24, 2012.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Foo Fighters, 'Bridge Burning' – Song Review". Loudwire.com. March 16, 2012. Retrieved June 24, 2012.
  3. ^ "Madden NFL 12 Soundtrack". pastapadre. June 21, 2011. Retrieved November 14, 2016.
  4. ^ "Foo Fighters Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved November 14, 2016.
  5. ^ "Foo Fighters Chart History (Canada Rock)". Billboard. Retrieved January 17, 2018.
  6. ^ "Official Rock & Metal Singles Chart Top 40". Official Charts Company. Retrieved September 14, 2015.
  7. ^ "Foo Fighters Chart History (Alternative Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved November 14, 2016.
  8. ^ "Foo Fighters Chart History (Mainstream Rock)". Billboard. Retrieved November 14, 2016.
  9. ^ "Foo Fighters Chart History (Hot Rock Songs)". Billboard. Retrieved November 14, 2016.
  10. ^ "Hot Rock Songs: Year End 2012". Billboard. Retrieved October 23, 2018.

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