Pray (Tina Cousins song)

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Pray single.jpg
Single by Tina Cousins
from the album Killing Time
Released November 1998
Format CD single, vinyl single
Recorded 1998
Genre Popdance
Length 3:56
Label Jive/eBul
Writer(s) Mark Topham, Karl Twigg
Producer(s) Pete Waterman
Tina Cousins singles chronology
"Mysterious Times"
"Thank ABBA for the Music"

"Pray" is a song written by Mark Topham and Karl Twigg, and recorded by British singer Tina Cousins. It was released in November 1998 as the lead single from her debut album Killing Time.

The song was her second consecutive top 20 hit in the United Kingdom and her first top 10 hit in Australia where it achieved gold sales. In Australia, it also made the top 10 airplay songs for the year.

Track listing[edit]

CD single - Europe (1998)
  1. "Pray" (Radio Edit) - 3:55
  2. "Pray" (Original Version) - 4:23

Music Video[edit]

The original music video for the song was filmed in the North East England town of Whitley Bay. It features scenes shot in the town's Spanish City leisure complex which was by the late 1990s past its heyday and only a few years away from partial demolition and dereliction. Other scenes are staged in St Mary's Lighthouse, around its island, along the coast and in a terraced back street at the rear of Whitley Bay Baptist Church.


Chart (1998-1999) Peak
Australia (ARIA)[1] 8
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[2] 12
Finland (Suomen virallinen lista)[3] 10
France (SNEP)[4] 59
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[5] 29
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[6] 48
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[7] 23
UK Singles (The Official Charts Company) 20


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