Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)

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"Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)"
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Single by Wiley featuring Skepta, Jme and Ms D
from the album The Ascent
Released 28 October 2012
Format Digital download
Genre
Length 3:52
Label Warner Music
Songwriter(s)
Producer(s)
  • Rymez
  • Sillkey
Wiley singles chronology
"Heatwave"
(2012)
"Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)"
(2012)
"Banger"
(2013)
"Heatwave"
(2012)
"Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)"
(2012)
"Banger"
(2013)
Skepta singles chronology
"Make Peace Not War"
(2012) Make Peace Not War2012
"Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)"
(2012) Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)2012
"That's Not Me"
(2014) That's Not Me2014
Jme singles chronology
"Murking"
(2012) Murking2012
"Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)"
(2012) Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)2012
"Banger"
(2013) Banger2013
Ms D singles chronology
"Heatwave"
(2012) Heatwave2012
"Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)"
(2012) Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)2012
"Reload"
(2013) Reload2013

"Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" is a single from British grime artist Wiley, featuring vocals from Skepta, Jme and Ms D. It was released as the second single from his eighth studio album The Ascent on 28 October 2012 for digital download in the United Kingdom. It was written by Richard Cowie, Joseph Adenuga, Jamie Adenuga, Dayo Olatunji and produced by Rymez and Sillkey

Music video[edit]

A music video to accompany the release of "Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" was first released onto YouTube on 4 October 2012 at a total length of three minutes and fifty-three seconds.[1]

Chart performance[edit]

"Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" debuted at number 3 on UK chart on 4 November 2012. The song entered the Irish Singles Chart at number 26.[2]

Track listings[edit]

Digital download
No. Title Length
1. "Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" 3:52
2. "Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" (MOTI Remix) 5:12
3. "Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" (TAI Remix) 9:11
4. "Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" (Adam F Remix) 9:11
5. "Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" (Instrumental) 9:11
Promotional CD single
No. Title Length
1. "Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" (Radio Edit) 3:53
2. "Can You Hear Me? (Ayayaya)" (Instrumental Mix) 3:40

Credits and personnel[edit]

  • Vocals – Wiley, Skepta, Jme & Ms D
  • Producer – Rymez & Sillkey
  • Lyrics – Richard Cowie, Joseph Adenuga, Jamie Adenuga, Dayo Olatunji

Charts[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2012–13) Peak
position
Ireland (IRMA)[3] 26
Israel (Media Forest)[4] 7
Poland (Dance Top 50)[5] 9
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[6] 3
Slovakia (Rádio Top 100)[7] 51
UK Dance (Official Charts Company)[8] 1
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[9] 3

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Position
UK Singles Chart[10] 92

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[11] Gold 400,000[12]

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

Release history[edit]

Country Date Format Label
United Kingdom 28 October 2012[13] Digital download Warner Music

References[edit]