Dance into the Light (song)

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"Dance into the Light"
Dance Into the Light.jpg
Single by Phil Collins
from the album Dance into the Light
B-side
  • "Take Me Down"
  • "It's Over"
Released28 September 1996[1]
Format
Genre
Length4:23
Label
Songwriter(s)Phil Collins
Producer(s)
Phil Collins singles chronology
"Somewhere"
(1996)
"Dance into the Light"
(1996)
"It's in Your Eyes"
(1996)
Music video
"Dance into the Light" on YouTube

"Dance into the Light" is a song performed by Phil Collins and released in 1996 as the first single from the album Dance into the Light.

The song reached #9 on the UK Singles Chart, but was a disappointment on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, reaching #45. B-sides are songs "Take Me Down" and "It's Over".

It was the only song from Dance into the Light to be featured on his 1998 compilation album ...Hits.

Music video[edit]

The music video for "Dance Into the Light" was directed by English musician and music video director Kevin Godley.[2]

Chart history[edit]

Chart (1996–97) Peak
position
Australia (Kent Music Report) 36
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40) 31
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[3] 50
Canada (RPM Top Singles)[4] 7
Canada (RPM Adult Contemporary)[5] 3
Czech Republic (IFPI CR)[6] 3
Europe (Eurochart Hot 100)[7] 29
France (SNEP)[8] 48
Germany (Official German Charts) 42
Hungary (Mahasz)[9] 4
Iceland (Íslenski Listinn Topp 40)[10] 34
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[11] 23
Netherlands (Single Top 100) 14
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[12] 9
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 26
UK Singles (Official Charts Company) 9
US Billboard Hot 100[13] 45
US Billboard Adult Contemporary[14] 6
US Cash Box Top 100[15] 45

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Dance into the Light" – 4:23
  2. "Take Me Down" – 3:27
  3. "It's Over" (Home Demo) – 4:22

Credits[edit]

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 5 December 2008. Retrieved 20 October 2009.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Dance Into The Light (1996) by Phil Collins". IMVDb.com. Retrieved 18 October 2018.
  3. ^ "Ultratop.be – Phil Collins – Dance into the Light" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50.
  4. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. 16 December 1996. Retrieved 4 April 2017.
  5. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. 7 December 1996. Retrieved 4 April 2017.
  6. ^ "Top 10 Czech Republic" (PDF). Music & Media. Retrieved 25 June 2018. Cite magazine requires |magazine= (help)
  7. ^ "Eurochart Hot 100 Singles" (PDF). Music & Media. Retrieved 25 June 2018. Cite magazine requires |magazine= (help)
  8. ^ "Lescharts.com – Phil Collins – Dance into the Light" (in French). Les classement single.
  9. ^ "Top 10 Hungary" (PDF). Music & Media. Retrieved 25 June 2018. Cite magazine requires |magazine= (help)
  10. ^ "Íslenski Listinn NR. 192 Vikuna 17.10 - 23.10. '96" (PDF). Dagblaðið Vísir. 18 October 1996. p. 16. Retrieved 7 April 2018.
  11. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – Phil Collins" (in Dutch). Dutch Top 40.
  12. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". officialcharts.com. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  13. ^ Joel Whitburn's Top Pop Singles 1955-1990 - ISBN 0-89820-089-X
  14. ^ Adult Contemporary songs, November 9, 1996
  15. ^ Cash Box Top 100 Singles, November 16, 1996[permanent dead link]