Everyday (Dave Matthews Band album)

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Everyday
Studio album by Dave Matthews Band
Released February 27, 2001 (2001-02-27)
Recorded November 2000
Conway Studios, Los Angeles, CA
Genre Rock
Length 51:00
Label RCA
Producer Glen Ballard
Dave Matthews Band chronology
Listener Supported
(1999)
Everyday
(2001)
The Videos 1994–2001
(2001)
Singles from Everyday
  1. "I Did It"
    Released: January 3, 2001 (2001-01-03)
  2. "The Space Between"
    Released: April 16, 2001 (2001-04-16)
  3. "Everyday"
    Released: November 15, 2001 (2001-11-15)

Everyday is the fourth studio album by Dave Matthews Band, released on February 27, 2001.

Sales[edit]

The album did very well in the United States. It opened at #1 with 755,000 copies sold its first week, and stayed at #1 for two weeks. After 25 weeks of sales, it sold over 2.5 million copies. To date, it has sold nearly 3 million copies. It was the 5th best selling album of the Billboard Year in 2001. The album was also certified platinum in Canada (100,000 units) in July 2001.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars [2]
Entertainment Weekly C+ [3]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars [4]
Sound and Vision 3/5 stars [5]

Initial critical response to Everyday was generally positive. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has received an average score of 67, based on 16 reviews.[6]

Track listing[edit]

All songs by David J. Matthews and Glen Ballard.

  1. "I Did It" – 3:36
  2. "When the World Ends" – 3:32
  3. "The Space Between" – 4:03
  4. "Dreams of Our Fathers" – 4:41
  5. "So Right" – 4:41
  6. "If I Had It All" – 4:03
  7. "What You Are" – 4:33
  8. "Angel" – 3:58
  9. "Fool to Think" – 4:14
  10. "Sleep to Dream Her" – 4:25
  11. "Mother Father" – 4:24
  12. "Everyday" – 4:43

As of January 2014, "Dreams of Our Fathers" remains the only song released on a Dave Matthews Band studio album to never be performed live.

Personnel[edit]

Dave Matthews Band
Additional personnel

Charts[edit]

Album
Year Chart Position
2001 The Billboard 200 1[7]
2001 Top Canadian Albums 1[citation needed]
2001 Top Internet Albums 1[citation needed]
2001 German Albums Chart 97[8]

References[edit]

Preceded by
Hot Shot by Shaggy
Billboard 200 number-one album
March 17–30, 2001
Succeeded by
Hot Shot by Shaggy