Audi Advert Song 2017 – Full extended video, plus music and singer details to the brand new ‘Clowns Proof’ internet and TV commercial.
Song Title: Send In The Clowns.
Producer/Singer: Faultline feat. Lisa Hannigan.
Audi’s newest TV advert promotes the German car manufacturers serious technology in silly situations, where you never know just what you’ll encounter while out on the roads.
The soundtrack to this commercial is a new cover of the 1973 song ‘Send In The Clowns’, recorded this time by musician and producer Faultline and featuring vocals from Irish singer Lisa Hannigan. This excellent new version of the song is now available to download in full from Amazon and iTunes.
Send In The Clowns was originally performed by singer Glynis Johns as the character Desirée in the musical ‘A Little Night Music’. The track has since been sung by a wide range of artists, from Frank Sinatra to Krusty The Clown.
However, the most successful version of the song in terms of chart placings is American singer Judy Collins 1975 recording which, after being re-released a couple of years later, reached number 19 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100.
The above 90-second extended cut version of this ‘Clowns’ TV ad was posted to the Audi UK YouTube channel on the 29th of September, 2017.