Hard Magic

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"Hard Magic"
Single by Divine
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"
"Little Baby"

"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


Chart (1985) Peak
UK Singles Chart[4] 87


  1. ^ "Divine - Hard Magic". Chart Stats. Retrieved 2010-06-16. 
  2. ^ Divine - Hard Magic Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-16.
  3. ^ Divine - Hard Magic German Single Discogs. Retrieved 2010-06-16.
  4. ^ "Divine". Chart Stats. Archived from the original on 2012-12-05. Retrieved 2010-06-16.