The song was used in the second episode of Grey’s Anatomy’s fifth season. The digital download track “Skinny Love” was selected to be iTunes (UK) single of the week and was available for free during that time, as well as being featured as the track of the day on National Public Radio. On 6 October 2008, “Skinny Love” was featured in the NBC series Chuck (season 2, episode 3). On 11 December 2008, Bon Iver performed “Skinny Love” on the Late Show with David Letterman. On 26 January 2009, “Skinny Love” was announced at #21 by the Australian national radio station Triple J in the annual Hottest 100 countdown of the previous year’s best songs. In July 2009, “Skinny Love” was announced at #92 in Triple J’s Hottest 100 of All Time countdown. In June 2013, “Skinny Love” was announced at #16 in Triple J’s Hottest 100 of the Last 20 Years countdown.