Thursday (song)

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For other songs called "Thursday", see Thursday (disambiguation).
Pet Shop Boys Thursday.jpg
Single by Pet Shop Boys featuring Example
from the album Electric
B-side "No More Ballads", "Odd Man Out"
Released 4 November 2013
Format 12", CD single, digital download
Genre Pop[1][2]
Length 5:02 (album version)
3:56 (radio edit)
3:32 (no rap radio edit)
Label x2
Writer(s) Neil Tennant, Chris Lowe, Elliot Gleave
Producer(s) Stuart Price
Pet Shop Boys singles chronology
"Love Is a Bourgeois Construct"
Example singles chronology
"All the Wrong Places"
"Kids Again"

"Thursday" is the fourth single from the Pet Shop Boys album Electric, released on 4 November 2013 digitally, on CD and on vinyl in December. It features a verse from British singer/rapper Example. The song reached number 61 on the UK Singles Chart and is the highest-charting single from the album.

The song was played over the end credits of an episode of Looking.

Live performances[edit]

It was performed on the Electric Tour with Example's section projected on a big screen behind the band.[3]

Release formats[edit]

The single was released on both digital and physical formats, featuring mixes by Tensnake and Eddie Amador as well as two previously unreleased B-sides, "No More Ballads" and "Odd Man Out".

CD / Digital bundle 1[4]
No. Title Length
1. "Thursday" (radio edit) 3:56
2. "No More Ballads" 3:44
3. "Odd Man Out" 3:46
4. "Thursday" (Tensnake remix) 5:58
12-inch vinyl
No. Title Length
1. "Thursday" (Album mix) 5:02
2. "Thursday" (Eddie Amador main remix) 6:46
3. "Thursday" (Tensnake remix) 5:59


Chart (2013) Peak
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[5] 61
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[6] 61
US Dance Club Songs (Billboard)[7] 17