Chorus: Vesuvius blew her top off Burning up Pompeii!

The song has a tempo of 128 beats per minute and is written in the key of A major with a chord progression of D-A-F#m-E. [27] The band Pompeii covered this song on their album Pompeii. "Pompeii" is a song by British band Bastille. Pompeii St.Pierre Verse 1: Marching on the tide A pyroclastic vibe Shocked the folks of Rome Encased a city of stone! The song's title and lyrics refer to the Roman town of the same name that was destroyed and buried in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79.[2]. at Boscoreale, Stabiae), was buried under 4 to 6 m (13 to 20 ft) of volcanic ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79. And I think about Pompeii when I feel an end is near, The song is featured in the trailers for the 2014's DreamWorks animated film Mr. Peabody & Sherman and 2015's Pixar animated film The Good Dinosaur. And everyone has memories of the night that melted stone, The neighbor's nightgown, the screaming on the phone, And the tired man at the station says, We can't tell who's alive, All we ever know is that the tourists survive. ", "The Top 40 biggest singles of 2013 on the Official Chart", "The Top 10 most streamed songs and artists of all time revealed!

On November 18th 2019, the song was the first to be played on Absolute Radio 10s after an online poll asked for the biggest song of the past decade, which was won by Pompeii.

Log in to enjoy extra privileges that come with a free membership! Featured in the British soap opera Hollyoaks and the TV series Reign in the third episode of the first season, "Kissed".[26]. Performed by the cast of Glee as the closing number of the season 5 finale.

[2], A popular dance remix of the track by Audien was nominated for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classic at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards.

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"Pompeii" became the band's breakthrough hit, peaking at number two on the UK Singles Chart and became the eleventh best-selling song that year and, until June 2014, was the country's most streamed single of all time.
So why is it called "Pompeii"?

He climbs a mountain and looks out at the view, before turning around to reveal his own eyes have turned black as well. The story is an allegory for the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in Pompeii.
Kat Krazy Remix edit is featured in the 2013 video game Need for Speed Rivals. Tra la, tra la, they say, they say, Let's Go Pompeii. "Pompeii" is a song by British band Bastille. [19] The B-side track "Poet" has also managed to chart in the UK at #121.

[3][4] It was also successful worldwide, reaching the top ten in fifteen countries worldwide, including the United States where it peaked at number five on the Billboard Hot 100, becoming Bastille’s most successful single to date, until "Happier" reached number two on both the UK and US charts in October 2018 and February 2019 respectively. The song's title and lyrics refer to the Roman town of the same name that was destroyed and buried in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79. Belgian singer Heleen Uytterhoeven recorded a cover version in Latin, the original language of Pompeii. Dan Smith told The Daily Telegraph that he was imagining what the dead inhabitants might have to say to one another. Sik-K, pH-1, Woodie Gochild, HAON, TRADE L & Jay Park Lyrics "The Arrival" [Romanized:] Eoi ibwa geogi Geobugi tokkideul meomchwo Chapi nan an swigo ttwieoseo Igineun ge jeongmal swiwosseo Imi jibe dochakaeseo da ssiseosseo Jasiga banjeoneun eopseo ... 사라져 내가 다 Burn it up Pompeii 화생방 Hotel Hop in the rocket [17] It spent a record 92 consecutive weeks in the top 100 (since matched by "Happy" by Pharrell Williams). With over 26 million streams by June 2014, "Pompeii" became the most streamed song of all time in the UK at that time[18] and has sold 895,000 copies there.

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It was also performed at the 2014 iHeartRadio Music Awards, where it was nominated for Alternative Rock Song of the Year. [20], The song reached number one on the Billboard Alternative Songs chart in October 2013 and began climbing the Billboard Hot 100 chart. The song was used for an advert by EE in January 2020 as part of their 5G promotion. The song was nominated for British Single of the Year at the 2014 BRIT Awards. ", "Bastille and Rudimental perform 'Pompeii/Waiting All Night, "What Is The Meaning Of Bastille's Pompeii? It is the fourth single from their debut studio album Bad Blood and was released on 11 January 2013. [22] By March 2014, the song had reached top 5 in the Hot 100 in its 29th week, and has sold over two million digital copies.

Timeless Void Pompeii lyrics & video : Pompeii St.Pierre Verse 1: Marching on the tide A pyroclastic vibe Shocked the folks of Rome Encased a city of stone! To enable Verizon Media and our partners to process your personal data select 'I agree', or select 'Manage settings' for more information and to manage your choices. [9], The song reached number one in Scotland and Ireland, and peaked at number two in Italy and the UK. 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[23] By the end of its US run, Pompeii had managed to chart for a total of 53 weeks in the top 100 as well as sell 3 million digital sales mark by June 2014. The video was first released onto YouTube on 21 January 2013 at a total length of three minutes and fifty-two seconds. Read more about it. x2 Verse 2: Nowhere to run Nowhere to hide Mountain fury is loose There goes Pompeii Chorus: Vesuvius blew her top off Burning up Pompeii… show this week's top 1000 most popular songs.

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"[7], The official music video was filmed in Los Angeles and Palm Springs, California in December 2012. So, the song is sort of an imaginary conversation between these two people who are stuck next to each other in their sort of tragic death pose. The lyrics are referenced in an in-game achievement for the video game Civilization VI, as part of the Gathering Storm DLC. This was Pompeii. [21] It peaked at number 5 in the Hot 100 in March 2014 and reached a million in sales in the US. LetsSingIt in only English?

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