Your Disco Needs You

“Your Disco Needs You” is a song performed by Australian recording artist and songwriter Kylie Minogue, taken from her seventh studio album Light Years (2000). The song was written by Minogue, Guy Chambers and Robbie Williams and produced by Chambers and Steve Power.

Musically, “Your Disco Needs You” is a traditional disco song, while lyrically, it talks about the power of disco music. The song peaked inside the top forty in Australia, Switzerland and Germany. Hugely popular as an album track, it was never released as a single in the United Kingdom, but charted at #152 on the basis of import sales.

Kylie has also performed the song on most of her 2000 and onward tours, including On a Night Like This Tour, Showgirl: The Greatest Hits Tour, KylieX2008, For You, For Me Tour, Kiss Me Once Tour, Kylie Summer 2015 Tour and most recently on A Kylie Christmas Live from The Royal Albert Hall.

 

CRITICAL RESPONSE

“Your Disco Needs You” received critical acclaim from most music critics. Heather Phares from Allmusic gave the song a separate review, while giving it three out of five stars. She said “”Your Disco Needs You”‘s glittery charm as well as a fun hidden song that’s arguably more enjoyable than the title track.” This was only one of Minogue’s song to be reviewed as a separate review. For the album review off Light Years (2000), Chris True had highlighted the song as an album standout. He said “”Your Disco Needs You” is probably one of the best dance songs of the ’90s. Arguably one of the best disco records since the ’70s .” Nick Levine from Digital Spy said “[and if] ‘Your Disco Needs You’ doesn’t put a smile on your face you need a new shrink.