Infinity (One Direction song)

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"Infinity"
One Direction - Infinity.png
Promotional single by One Direction
from the album Made in the A.M.
Released 22 September 2015
Format Digital download
Recorded 2015
Genre Pop rock
Length 4:09
Label
Songwriter(s)
Made in the A.M. track listing
"Perfect"
(3)
"Infinity"
(4)
"End of the Day"
(5)

"Infinity" is a song by English-Irish boy band One Direction from their fifth studio album, Made in the A.M. (2015). It was released as a promotional single on iTunes and Apple Music on 22 September 2015,[1] the song was at first announced as the third official single from the album, but was eventually scrapped in favour of "History".[2]

Background[edit]

On 22 September 2015, One Direction announced the name of their album, Made in the A.M. and released "Infinity" as a promotional single along with the pre-order of the album. The cover art of the song also features a picture of One Direction's fragrance, Between Us, on 7 December, One Direction gave the first live performance of the song on BBC Radio 1. The band also performed the single at the final of The X Factor on 13 December 2015, the promo track was certified Gold in Italy for over 25,000 units in March 2016.

Charts and certifications[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (2015) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[3] 22
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40)[4] 18
Canada (Canadian Hot 100)[5] 40
Czech Republic (Singles Digitál Top 100)[6] 47
Finland (Suomen virallinen lista)[7] 12
France (SNEP)[8] 24
Hungary (Single Top 40)[9] 5
Ireland (IRMA)[10] 38
Italy (FIMI)[11] 10
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[12] 59
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[13] 28
Scotland (Official Charts Company)[14] 15
Slovakia (Singles Digitál Top 100)[15] 21
Spain (PROMUSICAE)[16] 19
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan)[17] 42
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade)[18] 34
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[19] 36
US Billboard Hot 100[20] 54

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Italy (FIMI)[21] Gold 25,000double-dagger

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
double-daggersales+streaming figures based on certification alone

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Made in the A.M. (Deluxe Edition)". iTunes. Retrieved 3 October 2015. 
  2. ^ Billboard Staff (November 26, 2015). "One Direction Announces Next Single". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. Retrieved November 28, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Australian-charts.com – One Direction – Infinity". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Retrieved 3 October 2015.
  4. ^ "Austriancharts.at – One Direction – Infinity" (in German). Ö3 Austria Top 40. Retrieved 30 September 2015.
  5. ^ "One Direction Chart History (Canadian Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 28 September 2015.
  6. ^ "ČNS IFPI" (in Czech). Hitparáda – Digital Top 100 Oficiální. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201539 into search.
  7. ^ "One Direction: Infinity" (in Finnish). Musiikkituottajat – IFPI Finland. Retrieved 7 October 2015.
  8. ^ "Lescharts.com – One Direction – Infinity" (in French). Les classement single. Retrieved 1 October 2015.
  9. ^ "Archívum – Slágerlisták – MAHASZ" (in Hungarian). Single (track) Top 40 lista. Magyar Hanglemezkiadók Szövetsége.
  10. ^ "Chart Track: Week 40, 2015". Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved 7 October 2015.
  11. ^ "Italiancharts.com – One Direction – Infinity". Top Digital Download. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  12. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – One Direction – Infinity" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 3 October 2015.
  13. ^ "Charts.org.nz – One Direction – Infinity". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved 2 October 2015.
  14. ^ "Official Scottish Singles Sales Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  15. ^ "SNS IFPI" (in Slovak). Hitparáda – Singles Digital Top 100 Oficiálna. IFPI Czech Republic. Note: insert 201539 into search.
  16. ^ "Spanishcharts.com – One Direction – Infinity" Canciones Top 50. Retrieved 5 October 2015.
  17. ^ "Swedishcharts.com – One Direction – Infinity". Singles Top 100. Retrieved 4 October 2015.
  18. ^ "Swisscharts.com – One Direction – Infinity". Swiss Singles Chart. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  19. ^ "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 26 September 2015.
  20. ^ "One Direction Chart History (Hot 100)". Billboard. Retrieved 28 September 2015.
  21. ^ "Italian single certifications – One Direction – Perfect" (in Italian). Federazione Industria Musicale Italiana. Retrieved 27 March 2016.