Lesson Learned

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"Lesson Learned"
Single by Alice in Chains
from the album Black Gives Way to Blue
Released June 22, 2010 (2010-06-22)
Format Digital download
Recorded October 23, 2008 (2008-10-23)[1]-March 18, 2009 (2009-03-18)[2] at Studio 606 in Northridge, California
Genre Alternative metal, doom metal,[3] heavy metal
Length 4:17
Label Virgin/EMI
Writer(s) Jerry Cantrell
Producer(s) Nick Raskulinecz
Alice in Chains singles chronology
"Your Decision"
"Lesson Learned"
Black Gives Way to Blue track listing
"Acid Bubble"
(Track 7)
"Lesson Learned"
(Track 8)
"Take Her Out"
(Track 9)

"Lesson Learned" is a song by the American rock band Alice in Chains, featured on their fourth studio album Black Gives Way to Blue (2009). It was released as the fourth and final single from the album on June 22, 2010.[4]

Music video[edit]

The music video for "Lesson Learned" was released September 22, 2010 on Yahoo Music beta. It is also featured on Alice in Chains new YouTube channel. The video was conceived and directed by Paul Matthaeus, known for his groundbreaking main titles on the award-winning series Dexter, True Blood, and Six Feet Under; the video is composed of over 6,000 still pictures stitched together to create a visually stunning stop-frame animated clip.[5] The video also is available Explicit and Edited versions.


Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2010) Peak
Polish Singles Chart[6] 2
US Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks 4
US Rock Songs 10
US Alternative Songs 25


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  2. ^ "Alice In Chains Set To Release First Album In 14 Years". Ultimate-Guitar.com. 2009-04-09. Retrieved 2009-06-11. 
  3. ^ Kabir, Naushad. "Test Spin: Alice in Chains". The Cornell Daily Sun. Retrieved 2012-09-26. 
  4. ^ [1][dead link]
  5. ^ "90's Alternative Rock News". GrungeReport.net. Retrieved 2013-01-08. 
  6. ^ "Polish Singles Chart |".