This Is the World We Live In

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"This Is the World We Live In"
Alcazar - This Is the World We Live In.jpg
Single by Alcazar
from the album Alcazarized
Released2004
Recorded2003
Genre Eurodance, nu-disco
Length3:35
Label BMG, RCA Records
Songwriter(s) Bernard Edwards, Nile Rodgers, Phil Collins, Tony Banks, Mike Rutherford, Anoo Bhagavan, Jonas von der Burg
Producer(s) Jonas von der Burg
Alcazar singles chronology
"Love Life"
(2003)
"This Is the World We Live In"
(2004)
"Physical"
(2004)
Music video
"This Is the World We Live In" on YouTube

"This Is the World We Live In" is a eurodance song performed by Swedish band Alcazar. The song is the fifth single from their second album, Alcazarized . It was released in 2004 and became a hit, peaking at number three in Sweden, number one in Hungary, and reaching the top 20 in Flemish Belgium, Denmark, Italy, Norway and the United Kingdom. The song contains an interpolation of Diana Ross's Motown classic "Upside Down", and the chorus is adapted from the Genesis song "Land of Confusion". [1]

Contents

Music video

A music video was produced to promote the single.

Track listings

These are the formats and track listings of promotional single releases of "This Is the World We Live In". It contains mixes from Soundfactory and Almighty.

CD single

  1. Original Version – 3:35
  2. Extended Version – 5:58
  3. Soundfactory Club Anthem – 9:07
  4. Almighty Mix – 7:47
  5. Soundfactory Club Drama Dub – 9:38
  6. Almighty Radio Edit – 3:50

Australian CD single [2]

  1. Original Version – 3:35
  2. Extended Version – 5:58
  3. Soundfactory Club Anthem – 9:07
  4. Almighty Mix – 7:47
  5. Almighty Radio Edit – 3:50

Charts

Certifications

RegionCertification Certified units/sales
Sweden (GLF) [28] Gold10,000^

^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.

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