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“That was a particularly good night.” Regarding the new prize from music listening company PPL, Lightbody said: “It’s amazing but, when I wrote it in 2006…I mean there’s no possible way of knowing it would even endure this long, never mind be the most played song on the radio.I don’t remember my own song lyrics most of the time. We are a small country that gives a lot out to the world and it’s something to be proud of.
More upbeat numbers Black Eyed Peas’ I Gotta Feeling and Pharrell’s Happy are second and third on the list.
PPL chief executive officer Peter Leathem said: “Chasing Cars is a song that has become a popular anthem, securing huge success across radio, in public and especially TV, where its huge appeal has led to its use in many programmes and especially Grey’s Anatomy.” Chasing Cars was the last song performed live on Top Of The Pops.
Snow Patrol are a Northern Irish-Scottish alternative rock band formed at the University of Dundee in 1994.
It’s extraordinary.” The anthem failed to reach number one when the indie-rockers released it 13 years ago, but featured in TV shows, including Grey’s Anatomy, and a number of movies.
Lightbody, 43, who has previously described the track as the “purest love song”, said that he is still friends with the person he wrote it about.