The Whisperer (song)

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"The Whisperer"
Song by David Guetta featuring Sia
from the album Listen
Released24 November 2014 (2014-11-24)
Recorded2014
Genre Pop rock [1]
Length3:54
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
  • Guetta
  • Tuinfort

"The Whisperer" is a song by French DJ and producer David Guetta, featuring the vocals of frequent collaborator, Australian singer Sia, taken from the former's sixth studio album, Listen . It was released, along with the album, on 24 November 2014. The song features Sia on vocals, and is noted as one of the standout tracks from the album, due to the absence of any synths, or electro house production, the other being "I'll Keep Loving You" that features Birdy and Jaymes Young, however that song features minimal synths.[ original research? ] The song has charted in France.

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France (SNEP) [2] 96

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References

  1. "Songs like The Whisperer - David Guetta, Sia | EDM Hunters". EDM Hunters. 24 November 2014. Retrieved 14 May 2018.
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