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Sign Your Name

"Sign Your Name"
Single by Terence Trent D'Arby
from the album Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D'Arby
B-side "Greasy Chicken"
Released 1988
Format 7" single
Recorded 1987
Length 4:37
Label Columbia
Writer(s) Terence Trent D'Arby
Terence Trent D'Arby singles chronology
"Dance Little Sister"
(1987)
"Sign Your Name"
(1988)
"Rain"
(1988)

"Sign Your Name" is a song written and performed by Terence Trent D'Arby (now known as Sananda Maitreya), released as a single in 1988.

Released in his 1987 album Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D'Arby, it was an international success, reaching number two on the UK Singles Chart in early 1988 and number four on the US Billboard Hot 100. The song was remixed by Lee "Scratch" Perry for some European releases. The music video was directed by Vaughan Arnell and was premiered in January 1988.[1]

Contents

  • Track listings 1
  • Charts 2
    • Weekly positions 2.1
    • Year-end charts 2.2
  • Sheryl Crow version 3
    • Charts 3.1
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Track listings

7" single

  1. "Sign Your Name" – 4:45
  2. "Greasy Chicken" – 4:40

Charts

Sheryl Crow version

"Sign Your Name"
Single by Sheryl Crow
from the album 100 Miles from Memphis
Released September 15, 2010
Format Digital download
Genre Pop, soul
Length 5:38
Label A&M
Writer(s) Terence Trent D'Arby
Producer(s) Sheryl Crow, Doyle Bramhall II, Justin Stanley

Sheryl Crow released her rendition of the song as the second single for her eighth studio album, 100 Miles from Memphis in 2010. It features Justin Timberlake on background vocals.[18] The music video, directed by Wayne Isham, was released on September 16, 2010 through her VEVO account.[19]

Charts

Chart (2010) Peak
position
US Adult Album Alternative (Billboard)[20] 18

References

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  15. ^ http://hitsofalldecades.com/chart_hits/index.php?option=com_cont ent&task=view&id=175&Itemid=49
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  17. ^ http://www.musicoutfitters.com/topsongs/1988.htm
  18. ^ Sign Your Name Single and Video
  19. ^ Sign Your Name Music Video Interscope Retrieved 2010-10-14
  20. ^ http://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/chart-beat/951872/reba-mcentire-extends-country-songs-record

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