Defeated (song)

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"Defeated"
Single by Anastacia
from the album Heavy Rotation
Released March 23, 2009
Format Digital download
Recorded 2008
Genre
Length 3:55
Label Mercury Records
Songwriter(s)
  • Anastacia
  • J.R. Rotem
  • Damon Sharpe
Producer(s) J.R. Rotem
Anastacia singles chronology
"Absolutely Positively"
(2009)
"Defeated"
(2009)
"Stalemate"
(2009)
"Absolutely Positively"
(2009)
"Defeated"
(2009)
"Stalemate"
(2009)

"Defeated" is the third and final single from American singer Anastacia's fourth studio album, Heavy Rotation. The single was released in May 2009 as a promotional single only, without a music video or physical single release. The R&B song was released to European radio on March 23, 2009. The song was written by Anastacia, J.R. Rotem and Damon Sharpe, and produced by J.R. Rotem.

Critical reception[edit]

Mirror.co.uk wrote that Anastacia delivers some "lyrical howlers."[1] Alex Fletcher of Digital Spy wrote. "Lyrically, she never falters from her favourite subject of "standing up strong", even attempting to update 'I Will Survive' for the noughties on 'Defeated'. "You can say that you won but I'll never believe it," she roars. "I can't be defeated!""[2]

Track listing[edit]

  • Digital Download[3]
  1. "Defeated" - 3:55

Credits and personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
Rádio Top 100 Oficiální[4] 91

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format
Europe[3] March 23, 2009 Digital download

References[edit]

  1. ^ Administrator, mirror (23 October 2008). "Anastacia - Heavy Rotation". 
  2. ^ "Anastacia: 'Heavy Rotation'". 22 October 2008. 
  3. ^ a b "Anastacia - Defeated". Swiss Charts. Archived from the original on February 15, 2012. Retrieved December 12, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Anastacia - Defeated". IFPI (Czech Republic) - Radio Top 100 Oficiální. Retrieved December 12, 2011. 

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