Children of the Sun (Tinie Tempah song)

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"Children of the Sun"
Tinie Tempah Children of the Sun.jpg
Single by Tinie Tempah featuring John Martin
from the album Demonstration
Released 25 October 2013 (2013-10-25)
Format Digital download
Recorded 2013
Studio Elevent Studios (Stockholm)
Genre
Length 3:51 (radio edit)
4:14 (album version)
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s) iSHi
Tinie Tempah singles chronology
"Trampoline"
(2013)
"Children of the Sun"
(2013)
"Lover Not a Fighter"
(2014)
"Trampoline"
(2013)
"Children of the Sun"
(2013)
"Lover Not a Fighter"
(2014)
John Martin singles chronology
"Reload"
(2013) Reload2013
"Children of the Sun"
(2013) Children of the Sun2013
"Anywhere For You"
(2014) Anywhere For You2014
Demonstration track listing

"Children of the Sun" is a song by English rapper Tinie Tempah, featuring additional vocals from Swedish singer John Martin. It was released on 25 October 2013 as the second single from Tempah's second studio album Demonstration (2013).[1] The track was produced by Eshraque "iSHi" Mughal, who also wrote Tinie's hits "Written in the Stars", "Invincible", "Game Over" and "Angels & Stars".[2] The song reached number six in the UK Singles Chart.

Music video[edit]

The lyrics video for "Children of the Sun" premiered on Tinie Tempah's YouTube channel on 18 September 2013.[3] The official video, directed by Jon Jon Augustavo premiered on 22 September 2013 with John Martin in the video, at a total length of five minutes and twenty seconds.[4]

Track listing[edit]

Digital download[5]
No. Title Length
1. "Children of the Sun" (Radio Edit) 3:51
CD single
No. Title Length
1. "Children of the Sun" (Radio Edit) 3:51
2. "Children of the Sun" 4:14
3. "Children of the Sun" (Instrumental Edit) 3:51

Personnel[edit]

Production

Chart performance[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
Iceland (Tonlist)[6] 29
Ireland (IRMA)[7] 22
Norway (VG-lista)[8] 19
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[9] 6
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[10] 47
UK R&B (Official Charts Company)[11] 2
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[12] 6

Release history[edit]

Country Release date Format
Ireland 25 October 2013 (2013-10-25) Digital download
United Kingdom 28 October 2013 (2013-10-28)

References[edit]