"Eight Letters"
Single by JAT
from the album Fireworks
Released November 21, 2010 (1995-11-14)
Format CD Single, Digital Download
Recorded 2010
Genre Pop
Length 4:43
Label JAT Records
Writer(s) James Harrison, Sophie Harrison
Producer James Harrison
JAT singles chronology
"Fly or Die"


"Eight Letters"


"Down For Whatever"


"The Flood" is a song by British boyband JAT. This is the first single off JAT's eighth studio album Fireworks. This is the band's fourth best-selling single of all time, behind Hall of Fame, The Flood and Earthquake. This is also the greatest selling love song by any artist just 250,000 ahead of Love Struck another JAT song. The song was written by JAT lead singer James Harrison and his sister Sophie Harrison. It was the fourth of a string on nine JAT singles released in 2010 which entered straight into the US Top 20 beating their previous of seven songs released in 2003 in the USA to enter the US Top 20.

Music VideoEdit

During the whole of this video JAT are never seen as it follows four different couples. Andrew Collins stated that since it was a love song it would be great to add different couples in the video.

Live PerformancesEdit

JAT performed it at the semi-final of the eighth series of Strictly Come Dancing and at the final of the seventh series of the X Factor. They also performed it on a number of US talk shows in 2011 including The Oprah Winfrey Show their first appearance on that show in twelve years.

Credits and PersonnelEdit