Open Sesame (song)

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"Open Sesame"
Leila - OpenSesame single.jpg
Single by Leila K
from the album Carousel
B-side "Remixes"
Released 23 October 1992
Format CD single
Recorded 1992
Genre Eurodance, Breakbeat
Length 3:24
Label Mega
Songwriter(s) Denniz PoP
Douglas Carr
Deep Fried
Producer(s) Denniz PoP
Douglas Carr
Leila K singles chronology
"Magic Ball"
(1991)
"Open Sesame"
(1992)
"Ça Plane Pour Moi"
(1993)
"Magic Ball"
(1991)
"Open Sesame"
(1992)
"Ça Plane Pour Moi"
(1993)

"Open Sesame" is a song by Swedish eurodance artist Leila K. It was released in 23 October 1992 as the lead single from the album, Carousel. The song was a huge success in many countries in 1993, reaching the top 10 in Austria, Belgium, Finland, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, and Switzerland.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Open Sesame" (Radio Edit) - 3:24
  2. "Open Sesame" (Long Version) - 8:43
  3. "Open Sesame" (Instrumental) - 4:00

Charts[edit]

Chart (1992/93) Peak
position
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[1] 5
Belgium (VRT Top 30 Flanders)[2] 1
Finland (Suomen virallinen lista)[3] 9
Germany (Media Control Charts)[4] 5
Ireland (IRMA)[5] 13
Italy (FIMI)[6] 3
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[7] 2
Spain (AFYVE)[8] 6
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[1] 21
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[1] 4
United Kingdom (The Official Charts Company)[9] 23

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Open Sesame", in various singles charts Lescharts.com (Retrieved April 10, 2008)
  2. ^ Belgian peak
  3. ^ Pennanen, Timo (2006). Sisältää hitin - levyt ja esittäjät Suomen musiikkilistoilla vuodesta 1972 (in Finnish) (1st ed.). Helsinki: Tammi. ISBN 978-951-1-21053-5. 
  4. ^ German Singles Chart Charts-surfer.de (Retrieved April 10, 2008)
  5. ^ Irish Single Chart Irishcharts.ie (Retrieved April 10, 2008)
  6. ^ Italian Single Chart Hit parade Italia (Retrieved May 30, 2008)
  7. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – Leila K search results" (in Dutch) Dutch Top 40.
  8. ^ Salaverri, Fernando (September 2005). Sólo éxitos: año a año, 1959–2002 (1st ed.). Spain: Fundación Autor-SGAE. ISBN 84-8048-639-2. 
  9. ^ UK Singles Chart Chartstats.com (Retrieved April 10, 2008)