Le Disko

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"Le Disko"
Shiny Toy Guns - Le Disko single cover art.jpg
Single by Shiny Toy Guns
from the album We Are Pilots
Released August 7, 2006
Recorded 2005
Genre Electroclash, electronic rock
Length 3.59
Label Universal Motown
Songwriter(s) Jeremy Dawson, Stephen Petree
Shiny Toy Guns singles chronology
"Le Disko"
(2006)
"You Are the One"
(2007)
"Le Disko"
(2006)
"You Are the One"
(2007)

"Le Disko" is the first single by rock group Shiny Toy Guns from their album We Are Pilots. In the United States, it peaked at No. 26 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart and No. 14 on the Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart. It reached No. 42 on the Hot Canadian Digital Singles chart.

Official versions[edit]

Music video[edit]

There are three music videos for "Le Disko":

  • The first involves the band performing in a desert-like area while soldiers run around and mimic children, showing that they are "little boys" with "little toys." It uses the version of "Le Disko" found on We Are Pilots version 1.
  • The second is filmed on a green screen. It involves Carah dancing and romancing the men of the band, only to strangle them to death. It uses the version of "Le Disko" found on We Are Pilots version 1.
  • The third, focused on the band playing in a club, is the official version. The primary character of focus is of a young man. He is seduced by a woman that dances with him after breaking from dancing with another woman. Eventually most of the women turn into Kafkaesque monsters and murder the men. It uses the version of "Le Disko" found on We Are Pilots.

Charts[edit]

Chart (2006-2007) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Modern Rock Tracks 26
U.S. Billboard Bubbling Under Hot 100 14

Usage in other media[edit]

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