Throwbacks

18th Anniversary of ‘7 Days’ by Craig David

This week in 2000, Craig David released ‘7 Days’, which became his biggest worldwide hit.

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In the UK, the song debuted at #1, becoming his second consecutive #1 single after ‘Fill Me In’. At the age of 19, he became the youngest male artist to have 2 #1 singles in the UK since Donny Osmond in 1973.

In Australia, it spent 10 weeks in the Top 10, peaking at #4, and was certified Platinum.

‘7 Days’ is his most successful song in the US, peaking at #10. It is one of only 3 songs by Craig to chart in America.

The song was also awarded ‘Best Contemporary Song’ at the Ivor Novello Awards.

Chart Positions:

  • Australia: #4
  • Canada: #9
  • Ireland: #3
  • Italy: #7
  • New Zealand: #6
  • Scotland: #2
  • UK: #1
  • US: #10

Watch our video of Craig performing ‘7 Days’ in Sydney last year:

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