Released as the band's second single, it became one of their most successful. When re-released inthe song reached a new peak of number three in the United Kingdom and peaked atop the charts of Finland, Norway and Switzerland, while becoming a top-five hit in several other countries and topping multiple dance charts.
The album version is nearly nine minutes long and contains some lyrics not able to be broadcast on the radio edit due to their explicit content. It also contains some bells chiming at the start of the song not generally known by the club-going public as many people know the Monster Mix or the Monster Mix Radio Edit. The song topped the U. Hot Dance Club Play chart. The music video of "Insomnia" was directed by Lindy Heymann.
This was partly because of Faithless releasing their greatest hits album. The re-mix was not used on the greatest hits with the Monster Mix being the version which featured Limonchiki - Gitango - Zingaros the album. The re-mixed version reached number 17 on the UK Singles Chart. The track was released on 24 July and reached the German charts. It was released in September as their debut single and charted throughout Europe.
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