In a article, Emily Exton shared that thought, deeming it the best song Sia had ever written. Following the release, Sia took a hiatus from performing and co-wrote songs for other recording artists, including , , , and. An alternative version of the clip was released in June 2014. Select singles in the Format field. In 2018, Billboard ranked the video the 18th best music video of the 21st century.Next
The video went on and became the seventh most-watched video on the video-sharing website of 2014. As of January 2015, ranked the video at number 12 on the list of the 20 best of the 2010s so far. Sia revealed that she initially wrote the track for Rihanna or Beyoncé, but decided to record the song herself. She performed the song on Saturday Night Live in January 2015, veiled, with a sad-looking mime who performed the lyrics in. It was really different and weird for me, because I usually don't, you know, be a crazy person every time.
In June 2014, the single was certified platinum by. The song received 4 nominations at the for , and , with its video receiving a nomination for. Hitparáda — Radio Top 100 Oficiální. It peaked at number eight on the chart, becoming the first top ten single by Sia to appear on the chart as a lead artist. The video went on to receive multiple award nominations including the Grammy Award for Best Music Video.
In the video, Ziegler wears a medium-length blonde wig matching the one that Sia used to promote the album. The song received nominations at the for , and , with its video receiving a nomination for. Novedades y Listas Oficiales de Ventas de Música en España. The video was directed by Sia and Daniel Askill, shot by cinematographer Sebastian Wintero and was choreographed by. In France, the single was the third best-selling single of 2014, according to. The Belgian representative in the European contest also released a cover of the song on in November 2014, later praised by Sia on Twitter.Next
The song was covered on 's on 5 August 2014 by Scottish band and again in September 2014 by Irish band ; praised the latter group's three-man harmonies. A few critics compared the song's musical style to works done by , including Jeremy Gordon from , and Melinda Newman of. In July 2014, Sia performed the song on , and Ziegler taught host and his sidekick some of the dance moves from the music video. Reut Odinak from the lauded Bareilles' vocals on the cover. The single reached the top 5 on in 20 countries including France, Italy, Poland, Norway, Australia and New Zealand.Next
Nolan Feenay from magazine commented that the dance moves in the video could be the best dance routine of 2014. In March 2017, covered it in the season 2 premiere of. Enter Chandelier in the field Titel. A shot of the music video, featuring dancer. Sia sang the song on , with Ziegler dancing a duet with , and at the 2014 We Can Survive Concert at the. Note: insert 201436 into search. The song debuted at 75 on Billboard Hot 100 chart.Next
In the United States, the single peaked at number 8 on the , becoming Sia's first single as a lead artist to appear on the Hot 100, and has sold over 2 million copies in the country. Also Andrea Faustini performed the song on in November 2014. United Kingdom: iTunes Store Apple Inc. Note: insert 201421 into search. It has been viewed on YouTube more than 1. Hitparáda — Radio Top 100 Oficiálna.Next
Select Platinum in the Certification field. Written by Sia and and produced by Shatkin and , the song was released on 17 March 2014 as the from the album. Ziegler shared her thoughts about the choreography with magazine: I like the whole dance. For all of these performances, Sia sang the track with her back to the camera. Listen and download free for mobile The video went viral on YouTube making it the 13th most viewed YouTube video of all time. It landed on many year end charts and lists as well. Enter Sia in the field Interpret.Next