Set Fire to the Rain
|"Set Fire to the Rain"|
|Single by Adele|
|from the album 21|
|Released||4 July 2011|
|Producer||Fraser T. Smith|
|Certification||4× Platinum (RIAA)|
|Adele singles chronology|
"Set Fire to the Rain" is the second hit song from Adele's second album 21. It was her third number-one single in the United States. It hit #1 on Billboard Hot 100, becoming her third song to do so. It reached number 12 on the year-end chart of 2012 in the US. It has also been certified quadruple-Platinum for shipments of over four million copies in the US.
Awards[change | change source]
|2013||55th Annual Grammy Awards||Best Pop Solo Performance||Won|
Credits and personnel[change | change source]
- Adele – Songwriting, vocals
- Fraser T. Smith – Songwriting, production, mixer, bass guitar, piano
- Eleanor Mathieson, Hayley Pomfrett, Jenny Sacha, Jo Allen, Kotono Sato, Natalia Bonner, Rustom Pomeroy, Stephanie Cavey, Wired Strings – violin
- Amy Stanford, Emma Owens, Jane Oliver, Lucy Shaw – strings
- Isabel Seeliger-Morley, Beatriz Artola, Steve Price – engineers
- Ash Soan – drums
- Rosie Danvers – string arrangement, strings
Release history[change | change source]
|Austria||4 July 2011||Digital EP — remixes|
|United States||21 November 2011||AC radio|
|5 December 2011||Triple A radio|
|13 December 2011||Top 40/Mainstream radio|
References[change | change source]
- "Gold & Platinum - RIAA" (in en-US). RIAA. https://www.riaa.com/gold-platinum/?tab_active=default-award&ar=Adele&ti=Fire#search_section. Retrieved 2017-03-05.
- "Adele (3) - 21" (in en). Discogs. https://www.discogs.com/Adele-21/release/2992461. Retrieved 2017-03-05.
- "Set Fire to the Rain (Remixes) – EP von Adele" (in German). iTunes Store (Austria). Apple Inc.. http://itunes.apple.com/at/album/set-fire-to-the-rain-remixes-ep/id445060342. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
- "Set Fire to the Rain: Adele: Amazon.de: MP3-Downloads". Amazon.de. http://www.amazon.de/gp/product/B0059JKKIO/ref=dm_sp_alb?ie=UTF8&qid=1313265632&sr=8-6. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
- "Set Fire to the Rain (Remixes) – EP di Adele" (in Italian). iTunes Store (Italy). Apple Inc.. http://itunes.apple.com/it/album/set-fire-to-the-rain-remixes-ep/id445060342. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
- Corner, Lewis (9 June 2011). "Adele confirms new single 'Set Fire to the Rain'". Digital Spy. Hachette Filipacchi Médias. http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/music/news/a323974/adele-confirms-new-single-set-fire-to-the-rain.html. Retrieved 21 August 2011.
- "R&R :: Going For Adds :: AC". R&R magazine. 21 November 2011. http://gfa.radioandrecords.com/publishGFA/GFANextPage.asp?sDate=11/21/2011&Format=3. Retrieved 15 November 2011.
- "R&R :: Going For Adds :: CHR/Top 40". R&R magazine. 13 December 2011. http://gfa.radioandrecords.com/publishGFA/GFANextPage.asp?sDate=12/13/2011&Format=1. Retrieved 5 December 2011.
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