“Chasing Pirates” was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards, becoming Jones’s third nomination, after “Don’t Know Why” and “Sunrise”.
Norah Jones explained how “Chasing Pirates” came to be: “About a year ago, I did some demos in my home studio. I had some friends come in and we figured out a cool arrangement for ‘Chasing Pirates,’ with a cool drum part. It went somewhere I didn’t expect it to go, and that became a direction to look in. Wiki