Curly Sue (3:53)

Cover of Absolute Music 57

From Absolute Music 57 and 9 other releases

Released on the tenth of October 2007 Curly Sue was the second single off of Bury the Lies and Takida got their major mainstream breakthrough with this song. The single release included a remix of the song Losing from their first album and brand new track Summer’s Gone
The piano play on the song was performed by Patrik Frisk.

It held nr 1 on the Tracks charts for ten straight weeks, being the third song to do so in the charts history. The song also holds the longevity record on the charts, it spent a total of 50 weeks on there. It was also the most successful song of 2008 on the charts.

Single Sales
The song sold gold in May 2008.
It is also the most successful song in the history of the single sales charts after staying on the charts for 63 weeks peaking at Nr. 1 for one week on its 34th week on the chart. The song is the longest running single ever to chart.

The song peaked at Nr. 1 at the Sverige Topp 40 which is created by combined time on the air and single sales.
Rix FM announced in late 2008 that it was the fourth most played/bought single for the year of 2008 according to previously mentioned chart.
In addition to all of this it also peaked at number two on Svensktoppen, one of Swedens oldest radio shows where randomly selected people get to cast their votes on the songs each week.
According to estimations it was the most played song in Sweden during the timespan of May 2008 - August 2008.

Achieving Recognition
Despite being released in 2007 it was nominated for song of the year at the Grammy award 2009.


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