London Nights

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"London Nights"
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Single by London Boys
from the album The Twelve Commandments of Dance
B-side "London Days (The Instrumental)"
Released 1989
Format 7" single, 12" single, CD single
Genre Europop, Euro disco, synthpop
Length 4:00
Label WEA, Atlantic, TELDEC
Songwriter(s) Ralf René Maué
Producer(s) Ralf René Maué
London Boys singles chronology
"Harlem Desire '89"
(1989)
"London Nights"
(1989)
"Megamix"
(1989)
"Harlem Desire '89"
(1989)
"London Nights"
(1989)
"Megamix"
(1989)

"London Nights" is Europop duo London Boys' biggest hit single, released in 1989 from the album The Twelve Commandments of Dance. The single was written and produced by Ralf René Maué, and its cover artwork features photography from Andy Knight.[1] The single peaked at #2 in the UK.

Many formats of the single included an instrumental version of "London Nights", titled "London Days".

Formats[edit]

7" Single
  1. "London Nights" - 4:00
  2. "London Days (The Instrumental)" - 3:56
12" Single
  1. "London Nights (Maxi Version)" - 8:22
  2. "London Days (The Instrumental)" - 3:56
12" Remix Single
  1. "London Nights (London Remix)" - 7:33
  2. "London Nights" - 3:28
  3. "London Days (The Instrumental)" - 3:56
CD Single
  1. "London Nights (Single Version)" - 4:00
  2. "Requiem (Continental Remix)" - 7:40
  3. "London Nights (12" Version)" - 8:10

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1989) Peak
position
Total
weeks
Finnish Singles Chart[2] 1 3
German Singles Chart[3] 24 13
Irish Singles Chart[4] 4 8
Swiss Singles Chart[5] 9 10
UK Singles Chart[6] 2 9

Personnel[edit]

  • Edem Ephraim: Vocals
  • Dennis Fuller: Choreographer, backing vocals
  • Ralf René Maué: Writer, producer
  • Pete Hammond: Remixes

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-04-21. Retrieved 2014-05-28. 
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-02-09. Retrieved 2008-06-24. 
  3. ^ http://www.musicline.de/
  4. ^ http://www.irishcharts.ie/
  5. ^ http://www.swisscharts.com/
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-08-25. Retrieved 2012-03-12.