Canadian promo single
|Single by Crash Test Dummies|
|from the album The Ghosts That Haunt Me|
|Crash Test Dummies singles chronology|
American promo single
"Superman's Song" was the first single of the Canadian folk-rock group Crash Test Dummies and came from their 1991 debut album The Ghosts That Haunt Me. The single was the group's first hit, charting in both Canada (#4) and the United States (#56). It was also featured in the pilot of the Canadian TV series Due South.
- "Superman's Song" - 4:31
The music video for the song was directed by Dale Heslip and features the band singing at a funeral for Superman attended by various aging superheroes. Some depicted are a middle aged Wonder Woman-like character, The Green Hornet, and possibly Green Lantern (Alan Scott). It won the MuchMusic Video Award for Best Video in 1991.
|Canadian Singles Chart||4|
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||56|
|Australian Singles Chart||87|
|Canada Top Singles (RPM)||27|
- "Music used in Due South". Archived from the original on 31 May 2012. Retrieved 27 October 2012.
- "Superman's Song music video". Retrieved 27 October 2012.
- Ryan, Gavin (2011). Australia's Music Charts 1988-2010. Mt. Martha, VIC, Australia: Moonlight Publishing.
- "RPM 100 Hit Tracks of 1991". RPM. Retrieved November 23, 2017.