The Sign (song) | chart performance

Chart performance

In Europe "The Sign" reached #1 in Denmark, Finland, Germany and Spain. At November 28 it entered the Eurochart Hot 100 at #29 and peaked at #2 eight weeks later. It also peaked at #1 in Australia, Israel, New Zealand, Canada and Zimbabwe. And in the US it topped the Billboard Hot 100 and the Cash Box Hot 100 charts.

The song was the No. 1 song of 1994 according to Billboard magazine's year-end charts. The song was ranked at number 65 on The Billboard Hot 100 All-Time Top Songs for the first 60 years of the Hot 100 chart[15] and received a nomination for Best Pop Vocal Performance By a Group or Duo at the 1995 Grammy Awards.[16]

"The Sign" entered the European airplay chart Border Breakers at number 10 on November 21, 1993, due to crossover airplay in Central-Europe. It also peaked twice at number 1; on December 18, staying for five weeks and again on March 9 for a two week stay.[17] Together, "The Sign" and Ace of Base's next single "Don't Turn Around" monopolised either the number 1 or 2 spot on Border Breakers for 36 weeks. "The Sign" in the end of 1994 also held the record for longest-running single on Border Breakers, with a total of 42 weeks before slipping off on August 20.

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