Hard Magic

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"Hard Magic"
Single by Divine
from the album Maid in England
Released 1985
Format Vinyl, 12-inch single
Genre Hi-NRG, House
Length 7:10
Label Bellaphon, Proto Records
Writer(s) M. Flinn, P. Morris
Producer(s) Nick Titchener, Pete Ware
Divine singles chronology
"Twistin' The Night Away" (1985) "Hard Magic"
(1985)
"Little Baby"
(1987)

"Hard Magic" is a single from the album Maid in England by Divine.

Chart performance[edit]

"Hard Magic" was Divine's last single to chart on the UK Singles Chart. It debuted and peaked at #87 before falling to #90 in its second week.[1]

Music video[edit]

The music video for the single features Divine in two roles. One as a female and one as a male. The video takes place in an African jungle village where a female captive (Divine) is at the mercy the village's chief (who's also a witch doctor who is also played by Divine) as he controls his captive with his hard voodoo magic.

Track listings[edit]

  • UK 7-inch single[2]
  1. "Hard Magic" - 7:10
  2. "Hard Magic (Instrumental Mix)" - 2:54
  • German vinyl, 12-inch single[3]
  1. "Hard Magic" - 7:10
  2. "Hard Magic (Magic Mix)" - 6:48
  3. "Hard Magic (Instrumental Mix)" - 2:54

Charts[edit]

Chart (1985) Peak
Position
UK Singles Chart[1] 87

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Divine - Hard Magic". Chart Stats. Retrieved 2010-06-16.  Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "chartstats" defined multiple times with different content (see the help page).
  2. ^ Divine - Hard Magic Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-16.
  3. ^ Divine - Hard Magic German Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-16.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MhSCDNw-ky4