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   Lyrics                       Video
from the album       Hours
Released 17 July 2000
Format CD single
Recorded Seaview, Bermuda
Length 4:12
Label Virgin Records – VS 1776
Producer(s) David Bowie, Reeves Gabrels

Seven is a song written by David Bowie and Reeves Gabrels for the album Hours in 1999. It was originally written for the computer game Omikron – The Nomad Soul from 1999. In July 2000, it was released as the fourth single from the album. The version used in the Omikron – The Nomad Soul was called “Demo version” on the single releases.

  • A live version recorded in Paris in October 1999 was released on the single “Survive” in January 2000.
  • Another version recorded at Kit Kat Klub, New York City, 19 November 1999 was released as a single in the UK.
  • Bowie performed the song live at the BBC Radio Theatre in London, 27 June 2000, and a recording of this performance was included on the bonus disc that accompanied the initial release of Bowie at the Beeb in 2000.