Nicholas Jonas (album)

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Nicholas Jonas
Studio album by Nicholas Jonas
Released September 5, 2005 (U.S.)
Recorded 2004
Genre Christian, pop
Length 40:37
Label INO, Daylight (USA) Columbia (Europe)
Nicholas Jonas chronology
Nicholas Jonas
(2004)
Who I Am
(2010)
Singles from Nicholas Jonas
  1. "Dear God"
    Released: October 30, 2004
  2. "Joy to the World (A Christmas Prayer)"
    Released: November 16, 2004
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Nicholas Jonas is the self-titled debut solo album from American singer/songwriter Nick Jonas, and the first album by Nick without the Jonas Brothers. It was originally scheduled to be released in December 2004, but it was pushed back several times. It later received a limited release on September 5, 2005.[2]

Background[edit]

The album featured earlier cuts of later Jonas Brothers songs such as "Time for Me to Fly" and "When You Look Me in the Eyes", and it also featured a cover of the Steve Winwood hit "Higher Love". The song "Crazy Kinda Crush" was featured on the show Darcy's Wild Life. After the Jonas Brothers were signed as an act to Daylight/Columbia Records in 2005, Nick put his solo career on hold. They released their first album, It's About Time, on August 8, 2006. The song "Time for Me to Fly" was also used in the credits of the movie Aquamarine starring Emma Roberts, JoJo, and Sara Paxton.

Singles[edit]

Two singles, "Dear God" and "Joy to the World (A Christmas Prayer)", were released in Fall 2004. Both songs were popular on Christian radio stations, but never gained the attention of mainstream radio.

With an unknow release date Time For Me To Fly Was released as an promotional single in 2004.[3]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Dear God"   Carl Sturken and Evan Rogers 3:20
2. "Time for Me to Fly"   Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas, Kevin Jonas II, Kevin Jonas Sr, P.J. Bianco 3:30
3. "Appreciate"   James Bourne, Savan Kotecha, Jake Schulze, 3:09
4. "When You Look Me in the Eyes"   Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas, Kevin Jonas II, Kevin Jonas Sr., PJ Bianco, Raymond Boyd 4:02
5. "Higher Love"   Steve Winwood, Will Jennings 3:59
6. "Please Be Mine"   Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas, Kevin Jonas II 4:22
7. "I Will Be the Light"   Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas, Kevin Jonas II 4:24
8. "Don't Walk Away"   Nick Jonas, Eric White 3:43
9. "Joy to the World (A Christmas Prayer)"   Nick Jonas, Kevin Jonas Sr. 4:27
10. "Crazy Kinda Crush on You"   Nick Jonas, Carl Sturken, Evan Rogers 2:59
11. "Wrong Again"   Nick Jonas, Joe Jonas, Kevin Jonas II 4:01

Notes[edit]

- Joe Jonas and Kevin Jonas is featured on some of the songs, like "When You Look Me in the Eyes" and "Please Be Mine"

References[edit]