Tidal Wave (song)

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"Tidal Wave"
TidalWavesong.jpg
Single by Sub Focus featuring Alpines
from the album Torus
B-side "Tidal Wave" (KillSonik remix)
Released4 November 2012
Recorded2011
Genre
Length3:46
Label
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s) Sub Focus
Sub Focus singles chronology
"Out the Blue"
(2012)
"Tidal Wave"
(2012)
"Endorphins"
(2013)
Alpines singles chronology
"Empire"
(2012)
"Tidal Wave"
(2012)
"Lights"
(2013)

"Tidal Wave" is the third single by British DJ and record producer Sub Focus to be released from his second studio album Torus . The song features vocals from Alpines. The song peaked at number 12 on the UK Singles Chart and number four on the UK Dance Chart, making it his highest-charting single until "Endorphins" and "Turn Back Time", which both peaked at number 10 on the UK Singles Chart. It is still his highest-charting single on the UK Dance Chart and his biggest-selling single.[ citation needed ]

Contents

Music video

A music video to accompany the release of "Tidal Wave" was first released onto YouTube on 10 October 2012 at a total length of three minutes and fifty-two seconds. It is set on a rocky coastline (similar to the single cover) and features Catherine Pockson of Alpines singing in the video. [1] The beach is El Matador, close to Los Angeles, United States. [2]

Track listing

Digital download
No.TitleLength
1."Tidal Wave" (featuring Alpines)3:46
2."Tidal Wave" (featuring Alpines) (Chuckie remix)5:20
3."Tidal Wave" (featuring Alpines) (KillSonik remix)4:57
4."Tidal Wave" (featuring Alpines) (Flosstradamus remix)4:09
5."Tidal Wave" (featuring Alpines) (Shadow Child remix)6:27
12" vinyl
No.TitleLength
1."Tidal Wave" (featuring Alpines)3:46
2."Tidal Wave" (featuring Alpines) (KillSonik remix)4:57

Charts and certifications

Certifications

RegionCertification Certified units/sales
United Kingdom (BPI) [11] Gold400,000Double-dagger-14-plain.png

Double-dagger-14-plain.png Sales+streaming figures based on certification alone.

Release history

RegionDateFormatLabel
United Kingdom4 November 2012 [12]

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