Fireworks (The Tragically Hip song)

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"Fireworks"
The Tragically Hip Fireworks.jpg
Single by The Tragically Hip
from the album Phantom Power
Released November 1998
Genre Rock
Length 3:56
Label Universal
Writer(s) Rob Baker
Gordon Downie
Johnny Fay
Paul Langlois
Gord Sinclair
Producer(s) Steve Berlin
The Tragically Hip singles chronology
"Something On"
(1998)
"Fireworks"
(1998)
"Bobcaygeon"
(1999)

"Fireworks" is a song by Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip. It was released in November 1998 as the third single from their sixth studio album, Phantom Power. The song was very successful in Canada, peaking at number 9 on Canada's RPM Singles chart.[1]

Content[edit]

The song makes references to the 1972 Summit Series (particularly the famous game-winning goal of the series), hockey legend Bobby Orr, and the fitness test administered via the Canada Fitness Award Program.

Charts[edit]

Chart (1999) Peak
position
Canadian RPM Singles Chart[1] 9

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Top Singles - Volume 68, No. 16, February 08 1999". RPM. Retrieved 2010-09-15.