Incognito (song)

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"Incognito"
Incognitosingle.jpg
Single by Celine Dion
from the album Incognito
Released June 1987 (1987-06)
Format 7"
Genre Pop
Length 4:39
Label CBS (Canada), Carrere (France)
Writer(s) Luc Plamondon, Jean-Alain Roussel
Producer(s) Jean-Alain Roussel
Celine Dion singles chronology
"On traverse un miroir"
(1987)
"Incognito"
(1987)
"Lolita (trop jeune pour aimer)"
(1987)
Music video
"Incognito" on YouTube

"Incognito" (meaning "Incognito") is the second single from Celine Dion's album Incognito, released in June 1987 in Quebec, Canada.[1]

It was written by Luc Plamondon, Dion's later collaborator. The single contained "Ma chambre", a non-album track as B-side.

On 6 June 1987 the song entered the Quebec Singles Chart and became a hit reaching number 1 for six weeks. It spent thirty four weeks on the chart in total. "Incognito" won a Félix Award for Best Pop Song of the Year.

It was also released as a single in France in September 1988.

The music video was directed by Jacques Payette and released in 1987. It also opened the Incognito TV special aired in September 1987 and was produced by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. It can be found on Dion's DVD On ne change pas.

The song was later included on the 2005 greatest hits album On ne change pas. A live version is included in the Céline une seule fois / Live 2013 CD/DVD.

Formats and track listings[edit]

Canadian 7" single

  1. "Incognito" – 4:39
  2. "Ma chambre" – 4:14

French 7" single

  1. "Incognito" – 4:39
  2. "D'abord, c'est quoi l'amour?" – 4:24

Charts[edit]

Chart (1987) Peak
position
Quebec (ADISQ)[2] 1

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Incognito Archived 17 June 2008 at the Wayback Machine.. Retrieved 31 January 1996.
  2. ^ "Québec Info Musique: Céline Dion". Québec Info Musique. Retrieved 2 September 2014.