Holiday in Spain (song)

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"Holiday in Spain"
Holiday in Spain Counting Crows.jpg
Single by Counting Crows with Bløf
from the album Hard Candy
Released June 7, 2004
Format CD single
Recorded Wisseloord Studios, Hilversum, March 2004[1]
Genre Rock
Length 3:52
Label Geffen
Writer(s) Adam Duritz, Peter Slager
Producer(s) Counting Crows & Bløf[2]
Counting Crows singles chronology
"If I Could Give All My Love (Richard Manuel Is Dead)"
"Holiday in Spain"
"She Don't Want Nobody Near"

"Holiday in Spain" is a song originally performed by Counting Crows on the album Hard Candy and later recorded as a duet with Dutch pop-group Bløf. A notable aspect of this version is the fact that the parts performed by Bløf are sung in Dutch, whereas the parts performed by Counting Crows are sung in English. Regardless of language changes however, the lyrics remain consistent throughout the song. It has been a #1 hit in the Top 40 of The Netherlands.

The song is also featured on the Counting Crows' compilation album Films About Ghosts (The Best Of...).

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Holiday in Spain" - 3:50


Chart (2004) Peak
Dutch Top 40 1


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