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"Say You Don't Want It" is a song by English indie pop
Indie pop
Indie pop is a genre of alternative rock music that originated in the United Kingdom in the mid 1980s, with its roots in the Scottish post-punk bands on the Postcard Records label in the early '80s, such as Orange Juice, Josef K and Aztec Camera, and the dominant UK independent band of the mid...

 band One Night Only
One Night Only (band)
One Night Only is a British Indie rock band from Helmsley, North Yorkshire formed in 2003.-History:One Night Only formed in summer 2003, consisting initially of Mark Hayton, Daniel “Pob” Parkin, Sam “Gunner” Ford and Kai "Kai" Smith. The band did not have a vocalist until George Craig, a friend of...

, released as the first and so far only single from their second album
One Night Only (One Night Only album)
One Night Only is the second album by British pop band One Night Only which was released on 23 August 2010.The new songs first made their debut at the SXSW festival in March 2010. The band played "Say You Don't Want It", "Forget My Name, "Chemistry", "Anything", "Got It All Wrong", and "All I Want"...

. It had its first play on Greg James
Greg James (DJ)
Greg James is a British radio DJ at BBC Radio 1.Having previously had experience at BBC Radio Norfolk and Galaxy North East, James started presenting the Early Breakfast show in October 2007, replacing the previous incumbents of the slot, JK and Joel...

's Radio 1 show on the 25th June 2010.

Music video


The music video
Music video
A music video or song video is a short film integrating a song and imagery, produced for promotional or artistic purposes. Modern music videos are primarily made and used as a marketing device intended to promote the sale of music recordings...

, filmed in New York
New York
New York is a state in the Northeastern region of the United States. It is the nation's third most populous state. New York is bordered by New Jersey and Pennsylvania to the south, and by Connecticut, Massachusetts and Vermont to the east...

 and directed by James Lees, first aired on Channel 4
Channel 4
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster which began working on 2 November 1982. Although largely commercially self-funded, it is ultimately publicly owned; originally a subsidiary of the Independent Broadcasting Authority , the station is now owned and operated by the Channel...

 on 26 June 2010. The music video features Emma Watson
Emma Watson
Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson is an English actress and model.Watson rose to prominence playing Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series. Watson was cast as Hermione at the age of nine, having previously acted only in school plays. From 2001 to 2011, she starred in all eight Harry Potter...

. George Craig
George Craig (musician)
George Craig is a model and the frontman of the indie North Yorkshire band One Night Only.Craig has modeled for Burberry, after Christopher Bailey discovered his band and liked their song Just For Tonight. As the vocalist of his band, he also plays the guitar as he insisted on doing so much like...

 originally became friends with Emma Watson after they both featured in a Burberry
Burberry
Burberry Group plc is a British luxury fashion house, manufacturing clothing, fragrance, and fashion accessories. Its distinctive tartan pattern has become one of its most widely copied trademarks. Burberry is most famous for its iconic trench coat, which was invented by founder Thomas Burberry...

 modeling campaign.
Gray's Papaya
Gray's Papaya
Gray's Papaya is a hot dog restaurant with two locations on the West Side of Manhattan, open 24 hours a day year-round. The two locations of Gray's Papaya in Manhattan are:* 402 Sixth Avenue at 8th Street and* 2090 Broadway at 72nd Street....

 features prominently among several New York landmarks in in the video.

Track listing


UK CD single
  1. "Say You Don't Want It" (radio edit) – 3:37
  2. "Daydream" – 3:12
  3. "Say You Don't Want It" (video) – 4:08
  4. "Say You Don't Want It" (behind the scenes) – 6:38


Digital download
  1. "Say You Don't Want It" (radio edit) – 3:37
  2. "Say You Don't Want It" (video) – 4:08

Charts

Chart (2009) Peak
position
UK Singles Chart
UK Singles Chart
The UK Singles Chart is compiled by The Official Charts Company on behalf of the British record-industry. The full chart contains the top selling 200 singles in the United Kingdom based upon combined record sales and download numbers, though some media outlets only list the Top 40 or the Top 75 ...

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