Wit licht

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"Wit licht"
Cover Wit Licht.jpg
Single by Marco Borsato
from the album Wit licht
Released April 18, 2008
Format CD single
Genre Pop
Length 3:59
Label Universal Music
Writer(s) John Ewbank
Producer(s) John Ewbank
Marco Borsato singles chronology
"Everytime I Think of You"
2006
"Wit licht"
2008
"Stop de tijd"
2008

"Wit licht" (English: "White Light") is a single by Dutch singer-songwriter Marco Borsato, from his album "Wit licht". The song was released on April 18, 2008. It was written and produced by John Ewbank.[1][2] It reached the peak position in both the Mega Single Top 100 and the Dutch Top 40.[2][3] In Flanders, the song reached the third position in the Ultratop 50.[4]

On March 20, 2008, it was announced that an eponymous album and an eponymous movie, with Borsato in one of the leading rolls, would be released.[5] The album Wit licht was released on September 17 and reached the peak position in both the Album Top 100 in the Netherlands and the Ultratop 100 Albums in Flanders.[6][7][8] The movie Wit licht, directed by Jean van de Velde, premiered on December 8 in the Tuschinski movie theater in Amsterdam. Prince Willem-Alexander and princess Máxima visited the première.[9]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2008) Peak
position
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[4] 3
Netherlands (Mega Single Top 100)[2] 1
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[3] 1

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "John Ewbank discography". www.discogs.com. Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c "Single in the Single Top 100". dutchcharts.nl (in Dutch). Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "Single in the Dutch Top 40". www.top40.nl (in Dutch). Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  4. ^ a b "Single in the Ultratop 50". ultratop.be (in Dutch). Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  5. ^ "Song, album and film". www.nu.nl (in Dutch). Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  6. ^ "The album". bol.com (in Dutch). Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  7. ^ "Album in the Album Top 100". dutchcharts.nl (in Dutch). Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  8. ^ "Album in the Ultratop 100 Albums". ultratop.be (in Dutch). Retrieved 2 November 2011. 
  9. ^ "Movie premiere". jeugdjournaal.nl (in Dutch). Retrieved 2 November 2011.