Take Your Chance

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"Take Your Chance"
Fun factory-take your chance.jpg
Single by Fun Factory
from the album NonStop! The Album
Released August 6, 1994
Genre Eurodance
Length 4:33
Songwriter(s)
  • Bülent Aris
  • Rainer Kesselbauer
  • Toni Cottura
  • Rodney Hardison
Producer(s)
  • Bülent Aris
  • Tony Cottura
Fun Factory singles chronology
"Groove Me"
(1993)
"Take Your Chance"
(1994)
"Pain"
(1994)
"Groove Me"
(1993)
"Take Your Chance"
(1994)
"Pain"
(1994)

"Take Your Chance" is a song written by Bülent Aris, Rainer Kesselbauer, Toni Cottura, and Rodney Hardison and performed by Fun Factory.

Release[edit]

It was released in August 1994 as the fourth single from their 1994 album NonStop! The Album. It reached number 18 in Germany and peaked at number 5 on the Canadian RPM Dance Chart.

Critical reception[edit]

Music & Media wrote about the song: "In a "1984" doom-type prophecy everybody says the end of Euro is near, and all involved should change their musical course. Here, the adjustments are the presence of rap and ragga rhymes."[1]

Track listings[edit]

CD Maxi-single (Europe, 1994)
  1. "Take Your Chance" (Take The Airwaves Mix) - 3:56
  2. "Take Your Chance" (Take The Original Mix) - 5:45
  3. "Take Your Chance" (Take The Tribe Mix) - 5:53
  4. "Take Your Chance" (Take The Remix) - 5:38

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Steve Willis and was released in summer of 1994.[2]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1994) Peak
position
Canada Dance (RPM) 5
Europe (Eurochart Hot 100)[3] 79
Germany (Media Control Charts) 18
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[4] 35
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 37
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 88

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Releases: Singles" (PDF). Music & Media. December 10, 1994. Retrieved April 10, 2018. 
  2. ^ Music Video Information
  3. ^ "Eurochart Hot 100 Singles" (PDF). Music & Media. November 5, 1994. Retrieved April 1, 2018. 
  4. ^ http://swisscharts.com/showitem.asp?interpret=Fun+Factory&titel=Take+Your+Chance&cat=s Chart Positions

External links[edit]