One More Try (Timmy T song)

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"One More Try"
Single by Timmy T
from the album Time After Time
Released October 24, 1990
Format 7" single
12" single
Cassette single
CD single
Genre Pop
Length 3:29
Label Quality
Writer(s) Timothy Torres
Producer(s) Timothy Torres
Timmy T singles chronology
"What Will I Do"
(1990)
"One More Try"
(1990)
"Over and Over"
(1991)

"One More Try" is a song recorded by Timmy T. It hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart on March 23, 1991.[1] This song entered in the Top 10 on the charts in Canada, Germany, Netherlands and Sweden. The song was both written and produced by Torres, who was inspired to create the song after breaking up with a girlfriend.[1]

A Cantopop version of this song was made by Hacken Lee. A Cajun version was made by Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin Cajuns. The music video was directed by Alan Calzatti.

Music video[edit]

The video was shot at Fresno, California.[citation needed]

Track listing[edit]

US 12" single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try" (Radio Version) 3:28
2. "One More Try" (Instrumental Version) 5:28
3. "One More Try" (Original Version) 5:28
US cassette single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try" (Radio Version) 3:28
2. "One More Try" (Original Version) 5:28
US CD maxi-single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try" (Radio Version) 3:28
2. "What Will I Do"   3:38
3. "One More Try" (Original Version) 5:28
7" single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try"   3:28
2. "What Will I Do"   3:36
Germany CD maxi-single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try"   3:30
2. "What Will I Do"   3:39
3. "One More Try" (Slow Version) 5:15

Charts[edit]

Certifications[edit]

Country Certification Date Sales certified
U.S.[19] Platinum April 12, 1991 1,000,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Bronson, Fred (2003). The Billboard Book of #1 Hits, 5th Edition (Billboard Publications), page 781.
  2. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". australian-charts.com. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  3. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". austriancharts.at. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  4. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  5. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  6. ^ "charts.de". charts.de. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  7. ^ [1][dead link]
  8. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". charts.org.nz. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  9. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  10. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". swedishcharts.com. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  11. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". hitparade.ch. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  12. ^ "ChartArchive". The Chart Archive. Retrieved 2013-09-21. [dead link][dead link][dead link]
  13. ^ a b Andrew Leahey (1967-09-23). "Timmy T | Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  14. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  15. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  16. ^ "INFINITY CHARTS: German Top 20". Ki.informatik.uni-wuerzburg.de. 1997-03-20. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  17. ^ [2][dead link]
  18. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1991". Retrieved 2009-09-15. 
  19. ^ U.S. certifications riaa.com (Retrieved April 20, 2009)

External links[edit]

Preceded by
"Someday" by Mariah Carey
Billboard Hot 100 number one single
March 23, 1991
Succeeded by
"Coming Out of the Dark" by Gloria Estefan