“Sandstorm” by Darude, released as the lead single from his debut studio album Before the Storm. It was initially released in Finland on 15 November 1999 by 16 Inch Records and it was eventually re-released in many other countries in 2000. The song was uploaded to mp3.com where it gained global recognition. It has also gained recognition for its usage in sports and popularity in internet meme culture. The song currently has over 26.7 million views on YouTube as of October 17th, 2015. On 1 March 2010, over ten years after its original release, “Sandstorm” was certified Gold in the United States by the Recording Industry Association of America for sales of over 500,000 copies.
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