Goodnight Song

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"Goodnight Song"
GoodnightSong.jpg
Single by Tears for Fears
from the album Elemental
B-side New Star", "Elemental
Released October 1993
Format 7", CD Single
Recorded 1992
Genre Rock
Length 3:53
Label Mercury Records
Songwriter(s) Roland Orzabal, Alan Griffiths
Producer(s) Alan Griffiths
Tim Palmer
Roland Orzabal
Tears for Fears singles chronology
"Cold"
(1993)
"Goodnight Song"
(1993)
"Elemental"
(1994)
"Cold"
(1993)
"Goodnight Song"
(1993)
"Elemental"
(1994)

"Goodnight Song" is a song by the British band Tears for Fears.

Taken from their 1993 album Elemental, it was released as a single in North America and in some European countries (though not in the UK), and was a minor hit in Canada.

Track lisiting[edit]

US track listing[edit]

  1. "Goodnight Song" - 3:53
  2. "New Star" - (Roland Orzabal, Alan Griffiths)-4:29

French 2-track CD[edit]

  1. "Goodnight Song" - 3:53
  2. "Elemental" (Sons of August Mix)-(Roland Orzabal, Alan Griffiths)- 5:29

Video[edit]

The music video was directed by Dani Jacobs and shows Orzabal and the rest of the group performing in a bar. It also shows brief video fragments of other things including scenes from a boardwalk and a picture of a toothbrush. The overall theme visually was that of a 1990s American southwest.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles 25 1
Canada singles charts 44

1 - Equaling #125 on the main U.S. Billboard Hot 100.

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