Pin (song)

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"Pin"
Pin single cover.jpg
Single by Yeah Yeah Yeahs
from the album Fever to Tell
Released July 22, 2003
Format CD, 12"
Genre Indie rock, art punk
Label Interscope
Writer(s) Brian Chase, Karen Lee Orzolek, Nick Zinner
Producer(s) Unknown
Yeah Yeah Yeahs singles chronology
"Date with the Night"
(2003)
"Pin"
(2003)
"Maps"
(2004)

"Pin" is a single by the Yeah Yeah Yeahs from their debut album, Fever to Tell (2003).[1] It was released on July 22, 2003, and received critical acclaim. The single peaked at #29 on the UK official charts.[2]

The animated video for the song was created by Tunde Adebimpe.

Critical reception[edit]

The song was highly praised by music critics. In its review of "Fever to Tell," Allmusic noted that the song was a highlight of the album and praised the song's "bittersweet bounciness."[3]

Commercial performance[edit]

The song peaked at number 29 on the Official UK Singles chart.[2] The song was less-successful than the preceding single ("Date With the Night") and the following single ("Maps"), but still performed better than "Y Control," the final single from "Fever to Tell."[4]

Track listing[edit]

This single includes the B-side "Mr. You're On Fire Mr." (a Liars cover), which is not found on any of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' full-length releases. It also includes a remix of "Rich," which is included on "Fever to Tell."[1]

  1. "Pin" (2:01)
  2. "Rich" (Pandaworksforthecops remix) (4:41)
  3. "Mr. You're on Fire Mr." (2:53)
  4. "Pin" (2:01) (Video)

Charts[edit]

Chart (2003) Peak Position
Official UK Charts[2] 29

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Pin overview". Discogs. Retrieved 19 October 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c ""Pin" chart overview". Official charts. Retrieved 19 October 2016. 
  3. ^ Phares, Heather. "Fever to Tell review". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 October 2016. 
  4. ^ "chart overview". Official Charts. Retrieved 19 October 2016.