Change Everything

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Change Everything
Studio album by Del Amitri
Released 9 June 1992
Recorded Master Rock, London; Park Lane, Glasgow: 1991–1992
Genre Alternative rock
Length 50:57
Label A&M
Producer Gil Norton
Del Amitri chronology
Waking Hours
Change Everything
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Entertainment Weekly B+[2]
Q 4/5 stars[3]

Change Everything is the third studio album by Del Amitri, released on 9 June 1992. It reached number 2 in the UK Albums Chart – the band's biggest hit LP – and was nominated by Q Magazine as one of the top 50 albums of 1992.[1] It included the single "Always The Last To Know", which reached number 13 in the UK Singles Chart and entered the top 40 of the US Hot 100.

The LP can be spotted in the Seinfeld episode "The Old Man" hanging on the wall in the record shop where Kramer and Newman tries to sell old LP's.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Justin Currie except as noted.

  1. "Be My Downfall" – 3:29
  2. "Just Like a Man" (Currie, Iain Harvie) – 5:03
  3. "When You Were Young" – 3:59
  4. "Surface of the Moon" – 5:14
  5. "I Won't Take the Blame" – 3:54
  6. "The First Rule of Love" – 4:00
  7. "The Ones That You Love Lead You Nowhere" – 3:11
  8. "Always the Last to Know" – 4:21
  9. "To Last a Lifetime" – 4:08
  10. "As Soon as the Tide Comes In" – 4:23
  11. "Behind the Fool" – 3:18
  12. "Sometimes I Just Have to Say Your Name" (Currie, Harvie) – 5:52



Always the Last to Know

Released: April 1992


  • "Learn to Cry"
  • "Angel on the Roof"
  • "The Whole World Is Quiet"

Chart positions: # 13 (UK), # 30 (U.S.)

Be My Downfall

Released: June 1992


  • "Whiskey Remorse"
  • "Lighten Up the Load"
  • "The Heart Is a Bad Design"

Chart positions: # 30 (UK)

Just Like a Man

Released: August 1992 (in two versions)


Version One:

Version Two:

  • "Spit in the Rain [Remix]"
  • "I Won't Take the Blame [Acoustic]"
  • "Scared to Live"

Chart positions: # 25 (UK)

When You Were Young

Released: January 1993 (in two versions)


Version One:

  • "Long Journey Home"
  • "The Verb to Do"
  • "Kestrel Road" (Iain Harvie)

Version Two:

  • "The Ones That You Love Lead You Nowhere [Live]"
  • "Kiss This Thing Goodbye [Live]" (Justin Currie, Harvie, Mick Slaven)
  • "Hatful of Rain [Live]" (Currie, Harvie, Slaven)

Chart positions: # 20 (UK)

  • All singles released on A&M Records.
  • All B-sides written by Justin Currie unless specified.


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