Flava (song)

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"Flava"
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Single by Peter Andre featuring Cee
from the album Natural
B-side"To The Top"[1]
Released14 September 1996
FormatCD Single, cassette
Recorded1995
GenrePop, R&B, hip hop soul
Length3:35
LabelMelodian, Mushroom[1]
Songwriter(s)Peter Andre, Andy Whitmore, Wayne Hector, Cee[1]
Producer(s)Andy Whitmore[1]
Peter Andre featuring Cee singles chronology
"Only One"
(1996)
"Flava"
(1996)
"I Feel You"
(1996)

Flava is the fifth overall single from Peter Andre's second studio album, Natural. The track features a rap by American rapper Cee. The track spent one week at number one on the UK Singles Chart in 1996. It was Andre's first number one single in the UK, as well as the first number one song written by co-writer Wayne Hector, who has gone on to write over 30 chart-topping hits for artists around the world.

Track listing[edit]

CD1

  1. "Flava" (7" Edit) - 3:55 Produced by Andy Whitmore, Written by Andy Whitmore, Cee, Peter Andre & Wayne Hector[2]
  2. "Flava" (Benz Mix) - 4:55
  3. "Flava" (Richie P Mix) - 4:39
  4. "Flava" (Crichton & Morris 12" Mix) - 6:18

CD2

  1. "Flava" (7" Edit) - 3:55
  2. "Flava" (Slammin 12" Mix) - 7:02
  3. "Flava" (Crichton & Morris 7" Mix) - 3:53
  4. "Flava" (Jungle Mix) - 5:34 - Produced By Andy Whitmore & Chris Matthias

Cassette / 7" Vinyl

  1. "Flava" (7" Edit) - 3:55
  2. "To The Top" (Slammin' Jam Radio Edit) - 4:11

Charts[edit]

Chart (1996) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[citation needed] 62
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[3] 27
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia)[4] 8
Finland (Suomen virallinen lista)[5] 16
Germany (Official German Charts)[6] 25
Ireland (IRMA)[7] 10
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[8] 7
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[9] 5
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[10] 8
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[11] 1
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[12] 8
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[13] 40
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[14] 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Peter Andre - Flava (CD) at Discogs". Discogs.com. Retrieved 2014-03-31.
  2. ^ "Flava - Peter Andre | Listen, Appearances, Song Review". AllMusic. Retrieved 2014-03-31.
  3. ^ "Ultratop.be – Peter Andre – Flava" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  4. ^ "Ultratop.be – Peter Andre – Flava" (in French). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  5. ^ "Peter Andre: Flava" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  6. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Peter Andre – Flava". GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  7. ^ "The Irish Charts – Search Results – Flava". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  8. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – week 40, 1996" (in Dutch). Dutch Top 40 Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  9. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Peter Andre – Flava" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  10. ^ "Charts.nz – Peter Andre – Flava". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  11. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  12. ^ "Swedishcharts.com – Peter Andre – Flava". Singles Top 100. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  13. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Peter Andre – Flava". Swiss Singles Chart. Retrieved 29 June 2018.
  14. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 29 June 2018.