Hope There's Someone

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"Hope There's Someone"
Hope There's Someone.jpg
Single by Antony and the Johnsons
from the album I Am a Bird Now
Released 7 June 2005
Genre Baroque pop
Length 4:24
Label
Songwriter(s) Antony Hegarty
Producer(s) Antony Hegarty
Antony and the Johnsons singles chronology
"'I Am a Bird Now'"
(2005)
"Hope There's Someone"
(2005)
"'You Are My Sister'"
(2005)
I Am a Bird Now
(2005)
Hope There's Someone
(2005)
You Are My Sister
(2005)

"Hope There's Someone" is a song by Antony and the Johnsons, released in 7 June 2005 through Rough Trade Records and Secretly Canadian.[1] The song is the lead single from Antony and the Johnsons' second studio album I Am a Bird Now and considered one of their signature songs. In October 2011, NME placed the track at number 134 on its list "150 Best Tracks of the Past 15 Years".[2]

The sleeve photo is an image from the video featuring Joey Gabriel.

Swedish DJ and record producer Avicii made a remix of the song for his album True with vocals provided by Swedish singer and songwriter Linnea Henriksson, who originally covered the song in a performance for Idol 2010.[3]

The song has sold 50,568 copies in the UK as of March 2016.[4]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Hope There's Someone" 4:24
2. "Frankenstein" 5:10
3. "Just One Star" 1:34
4. "Hope There's Someone" (Video) 4:24
Total length: 15:32

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Antony and the Johnsons - Hope There's Someone". Secretly Canadian. Retrieved 2012-02-22. 
  2. ^ "150 Best Tracks Of The Past 15 Years". NME. Retrieved 2012-02-22. 
  3. ^ Avicii feat. Linnea Henriksson's Hope There's Someone sample of Linnea Henriksson's Hope There's Someone | WhoSampled
  4. ^ Jones, Alan (4 March 2016). "Official Charts Analysis: The 1975 top the Official Albums Chart". Music Week. Intent Media. Retrieved 4 March 2016. (Subscription required (help)).