The Spark (song)

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"The Spark"
Afrojack The Spark.jpg
Single by Afrojack featuring Spree Wilson
from the album Forget the World
Released 11 October 2013
Format Digital download
Genre
Length
  • 4:03 (Radio Edit)
  • 6:55 (Club Edit)
Label
Writer(s)
Producer(s) Afrojack
Afrojack singles chronology
"As Your Friend"
(2013)
"The Spark"
(2013)
"Ten Feet Tall"
(2014)
Spree Wilson singles chronology
"The Spark"
(2013)

"The Spark" is a single by the Dutch record producer Afrojack, featuring vocals by American singer Spree Wilson. It was released on 11 October 2013, through Island Records, as the lead single from his debut studio album Forget the World (2014).[1] It was re-released in November and entered the UK Singles Chart at number 17. The song was also featured on the promos for the MTV EMA 2013 on 10 November.

Music video[edit]

A music video to accompany the release of "The Spark" was first released onto YouTube on 11 October 2013 at a total length of four minutes and four seconds.[2]

Track listing[edit]

Digital download - single
No. Title Length
1. "The Spark" (featuring Spree Wilson) 5:11
Digital download - EP[3]
No. Title Length
1. "The Spark" (Tiësto vs. Twoloud Remix) 4:36
2. "The Spark" (DubVision Remix) 6:00
3. "The Spark" (Michael Calfan Remix) 6:02
4. "The Spark" (Tetsuya Komuro Remix) 4:04
5. "The Spark" (Blasterjaxx Remix) 5:22

Charts[edit]

Chart (2013-14) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[4] 37
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[5] 39
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[6] 5
Belgium (Ultratip Wallonia)[7] 4
Czech Republic (Rádio Top 100)[8] 16
Denmark (Tracklisten)[9] 37
Germany (Official German Charts)[10] 36
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[11] 14
Poland (Polish Airplay Top 100)[12] 9
Poland (Dance Top 50)[13] 44
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[14] 10
Slovakia (Rádio Top 100)[15] 59
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[16] 73
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[17] 17
UK Dance (Official Charts Company)[18] 5
Ukraine (FDR Pop Singles)[19] 1

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Australia (ARIA)[20] Gold 35,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ "iTunes - Music - The Spark (feat. Spree Wilson) - Single by Afrojack". iTunes. 2013-10-11. 
  2. ^ "Afrojack - The Spark ft. Spree Wilson". YouTube. 2013-10-11. 
  3. ^ "The Spark (Universal-Island Records Ltd.)". Beatport. 2013-12-11. 
  4. ^ "Australian-charts.com – Afrojack feat. Spree Wilson – The Spark". ARIA Top 50 Singles.
  5. ^ "Austriancharts.at – Afrojack feat. Spree Wilson – The Spark" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40.
  6. ^ "Ultratop.be – Afrojack feat. Spree Wilson – The Spark" (in Dutch). Ultratip.
  7. ^ "Ultratop.be – Afrojack feat. Spree Wilson – The Spark" (in French). Ultratip.
  8. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 20144 into search.
  9. ^ "Danishcharts.com – Afrojack feat. Spree Wilson – The Spark". Tracklisten.
  10. ^ "Musicline.de – Afrojack feat. Spree Wilson Single-Chartverfolgung" (in German). Media Control Charts. PhonoNet GmbH.
  11. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – Afrojack feat. Spree Wilson search results" (in Dutch) Dutch Top 40.
  12. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Airplay Top 100.
  13. ^ "Listy bestsellerów, wyróżnienia :: Związek Producentów Audio-Video". Polish Dance Top 50.
  14. ^ "Archive Chart: 2013-12-07". Scottish Singles Top 40.
  15. ^ "SNS IFPI" (in Slovak). Hitparáda – Radio Top 100 Oficiálna. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201350 into search.
  16. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Afrojack feat. Spree Wilson – The Spark". Swiss Singles Chart.
  17. ^ "Archive Chart: 2013-12-07" UK Singles Chart.
  18. ^ "Archive Chart: 2013-12-14" UK Dance Chart.
  19. ^ "FDR Pop Singles Chart #608 ~ 3 Листопада - 10 Листопада 2013 (3 Nov - 10 Nov 2013)". 3 November 2013. Archived from the original on October 7, 2014. Retrieved 3 November 2013. 
  20. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2014 Singles". Australian Recording Industry Association.