Instant Replay (song)

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"Instant Replay"
Single by Dan Hartman
from the album Instant Replay
Released 1978
Genre Disco
Length 5:20
Songwriter(s) Dan Hartman
Dan Hartman singles chronology
"Instant Replay"
"This is It"

"Instant Replay" is a song by Dan Hartman from the album of the same name. All the tracks on Hartman's album topped the US Dance Chart for five weeks. It reached number 29 on the Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart, while topping out on the R&B chart at number 44. In the UK, the song peaked at number 8. The video for the song features Dan alongside future Kiss lead guitarist Vinnie Vincent, Hilly Michaels from the band Sparks on drums, and Hall & Oates veteran guitarist and former Saturday Night Live band leader G.E. Smith on bass.

It was successfully remade in 1990 by the UK pop duo, Yell!, where it reached number 10 in the UK Singles Chart.

A sound bite from the song is used in some arcade machines.[citation needed]


Chart (1978–79) Peak
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[1] 28
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[2] 25
France (IFOP)[3] 27
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[4] 5
U.S. Billboard Hot 100[5] 29
U.S. R&B Singles 44


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