Forever Blue (Chris Isaak album)

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This article is about the album by Chris Isaak. For other uses, see Forever Blue (disambiguation).
Forever Blue
Studio album by Chris Isaak
Released May 23, 1995
Genre Rock and roll, rockabilly, roots rock
Length 39:48
Label Reprise
Producer Erik Jacobsen
Chris Isaak chronology
San Francisco Days
(1993)
Forever Blue
(1995)
Baja Sessions
(1996)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (neither)[2]

Forever Blue is the fifth album by American rock and roll musician Chris Isaak, released in 1995. The album included three singles: the grammy nominated "Somebody's Crying"; "Baby Did a Bad, Bad Thing," which was featured in Stanley Kubrick's final film, Eyes Wide Shut; and "Graduation Day," featured in the 1996 film Beautiful Girls. In 1996, Forever Blue was also nominated for Best Rock Album.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Chris Isaak.

  1. "Baby Did a Bad Bad Thing" – 2:54
  2. "Somebody's Crying" – 2:46
  3. "Graduation Day" – 3:11
  4. "Go Walking Down There" – 2:49
  5. "Don't Leave Me on My Own" – 2:14
  6. "Things Go Wrong" – 3:00
  7. "Forever Blue" – 2:42
  8. "There She Goes" – 3:14
  9. "Goin' Nowhere" – 2:52
  10. "Changed Your Mind" – 3:51
  11. "Shadows in a Mirror" – 3:59
  12. "I Believe" – 3:09
  13. "The End of Everything" – 3:05

Certifications[edit]

Country Certification Date Sales certified
Canada[3] Gold September 22, 1995 50,000
U.S.[4] Platinum March 15, 1996 1,000,000

Charts[edit]

Chart (1995) Peak
position
Australian Albums Chart[5] 2
Belgian (Flanders) Albums Chart[5] 37
Belgian (Wallonia) Albums Chart[5] 32
Dutch Albums Chart[5] 46
French SNEP Albums Chart[6] 19
German Albums Chart[5] 55
New Zealand RIANZ Albums Chart[5] 7
Norwegian Albums Chart[5] 31
Swedish Albums Chart[5] 9
Swiss Albums Chart[5] 40
UK Albums Chart[7] 27
Billboard 200[8] 31

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.allmusic.com/album/r212508
  2. ^ "CG: Chris Isaak". Robert Christgau. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  3. ^ Canada certifications cria.ca Retrieved June 26, 2009
  4. ^ U.S. certifications riaa.com Retrieved June 26, 2009
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i Forever Blue, in various albums charts Lescharts.com Retrieved June 26, 2009
  6. ^ French Albums Chart See: "Sélection des autres artites" => "Chris ISAAK" Infodisc.fr Retrieved June 26, 2009
  7. ^ Forever Blue, UK Albums Chart Chartstats.com Retrieved June 26, 2009
  8. ^ Billboard allmusic.com Retrieved June 26, 2009