Cinnamon (song)

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Single by Stone Temple Pilots
from the album Stone Temple Pilots
Released September 21, 2010
Format CD single
Digital download
Recorded 2009
Genre Alternative rock
Length 3:33
Label Atlantic
Writer(s) Robert DeLeo (music), Scott Weiland (lyrics)
Producer(s) Robert DeLeo, Dean DeLeo
Stone Temple Pilots singles chronology
"Take a Load Off"
"Out of Time"
Stone Temple Pilots track listing
"Dare If You Dare"
(Track 5)
(Track 6)
"Hazy Daze"
(Track 7)

"Cinnamon" is a song by American rock band Stone Temple Pilots. "Cinnamon" is the sixth track off the band's sixth studio album, Stone Temple Pilots, released in 2010. The song was the album's third single, after "Take a Load Off". Two music videos were filmed for "Cinnamon," however neither one was officially released but can be viewed on YouTube. This was also the band's final single with Scott Weiland before he was fired and subsequently replaced with Linkin Park lead vocalist Chester Bennington.


Lead singer, Scott Weiland, considered "Cinnamon" to be a combination of '60s British pop and Ian Curtis (of Joy Division).[1] Weiland's lyrics were directly influenced by his relationship with his ex-wife.[1]


  1. ^ a b Stone Temple Pilots (band); Ted Stryker (interviewer) (May 17, 2010). World Premiere & Interview: Stone Temple Pilots “Cinnamon” (Streaming video). Los Angeles, California: KROQ. Retrieved May 18, 2010.