Downtown (Neil Young song)

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"Downtown"
Single by Neil Young
from the album Mirror Ball
Released 1995
Genre Rock
Length 5:11
4:10 (Radio Edit)
Label Reprise
Writer(s) Neil Young
Producer(s) Brendan O'Brien
Neil Young singles chronology
"Change Your Mind"
(1994)
"Downtown"
(1995)
"Peace and Love"
(1995)
Music video
"Downtown" on YouTube

"Downtown" is the first single from Neil Young's twenty-third studio album, Mirror Ball. The song was recorded with the members of American rock band Pearl Jam. The song was nominated for Best Rock Song at the 1996 Grammy Awards.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Downtown" (Radio Edit) - 4:10
  2. "Downtown" (Album Version) - 5:11
  3. "Big Green Country" - 5:06

Charts[edit]

Chart (1995) Peak
position
Canadian RPM Singles Chart[2] 13
Canadian RPM Alternative 30[3] 5
U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks[4] 6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Grammy nominees". CNN. Retrieved August 20, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Top Singles - Volume 61, No. 25, July 24, 1995". RPM. Retrieved August 20, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Rock/Alternative - Volume 62, No. 1, August 14, 1995". RPM. Retrieved August 20, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Mirror Ball - Neil Young – Awards". allmusic. Retrieved August 20, 2013.