For Whom the Bell Tolls (Bee Gees song)

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"For Whom the Bell Tolls"
For Whom the Bell Tolls (Bee Gees song).jpg
Single by The Bee Gees
from the album Size Isn't Everything
B-side"Decadance [You Should Be Dancing Mix]"
ReleasedNovember 1993
Format7" single, CD
Recorded1993
GenreRock, pop
Length5:06 (album)
3:56 (single edit)
LabelPolydor
Songwriter(s)Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb, Maurice Gibb[1]
Producer(s)Bee Gees[1]
The Bee Gees singles chronology
"Paying the Price of Love"
(1993)
"For Whom the Bell Tolls"
(1993)
"How to Fall in Love, Part 1"
(1994)

"For Whom the Bell Tolls" is a song by the Bee Gees, released as their second single from their album Size Isn't Everything in 1993. It peaked at number four on the UK Singles Chart and number six in Ireland. A music video was also released for this song. This would be the band's highest-charting single in the UK in the 1990s, giving them a UK top 5 single in four consecutive decades: the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s.

Charts[edit]

Chart (1993-94) Peak
position
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders)[2] 13
Canada Top Singles (RPM)[3] 30
Canada Adult Contemporary (RPM)[4] 15
Germany (Official German Charts)[5] 52
Ireland (IRMA)[6] 6
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40)[7] 34
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[8] 20
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[9] 4
US Adult Contemporary (Billboard)[10] 29
US Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles (Billboard)[11] 9

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "BEE GEES - FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS (SONG)". Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Ultratop.be – Bee Gees – For Whom the Bell Tolls" (in Dutch). Ultratop 50. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  3. ^ "Top RPM Singles: Issue 2428." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  4. ^ "Top RPM Adult Contemporary: Issue 2429." RPM. Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  5. ^ "Offiziellecharts.de – Bee Gees – For Whom the Bell Tolls". GfK Entertainment Charts. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  6. ^ "The Irish Charts – Search Results – For Whom the Bell Tolls". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  7. ^ "Nederlandse Top 40 – week 8, 1994" (in Dutch). Dutch Top 40 Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  8. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Bee Gees – For Whom the Bell Tolls" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  9. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  10. ^ "Bee Gees Chart History (Adult Contemporary)". Billboard. Retrieved 31 March 2018.
  11. ^ "Bee Gees Chart History (Bubbling Under Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 11 April 2018.

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