Postcard from Paris

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"Postcard from Paris"
Single by The Band Perry
from the album The Band Perry
Released March 5, 2012 (2012-03-05)
Format Music download
Genre Country, Country pop
Length 3:36
Label Republic Nashville
Writer(s) Jeff Cohen
Kara DioGuardi
Kimberly Perry
Neil Perry
Reid Perry
Producer(s) Nathan Chapman
The Band Perry singles chronology
"All Your Life"
(2011)
"Postcard from Paris"
(2012)
"Better Dig Two"
(2012)

"Postcard from Paris" is the title of a song recorded by American country music group The Band Perry. It was released in March 2012 as the fifth single from the band's self-titled debut album. The song was written by group members Kimberly, Neil and Reid Perry with Jeff Cohen and Kara DioGuardi.[1]

Critical reception[edit]

Billy Dukes of Taste of Country gave the song four stars out of five, calling it "a beautiful song that finds a fresh way to spell love."[2]

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by David McClister and filmed in New Orleans. It premiered on CMT on June 1, 2012.[3]

Chart performance[edit]

"Postcard from Paris" debuted at number 52 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs chart for the week of March 24, 2012.[4] It also debuted at number 100 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart for the week of May 19, 2012.

Chart (2012) Peak
position
US Billboard Hot 100[5] 60
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[6] 6

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2012) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[7] 30

References[edit]

  1. ^ Conaway, Alanna. "The Band Perry, ‘Postcard From Paris’ – Lyrics Uncovered". Taste of Country. Retrieved April 18, 2012. 
  2. ^ Dukes, Billy (March 5, 2012). "The Band Perry, ‘Postcard From Paris’ – Song Review". Taste of Country. Retrieved April 18, 2012. 
  3. ^ "The Band Perry to Perform on NBC’s ‘Today,’ Debut ‘Postcard From Paris’ Music Video on Friday". Country Music Is Love. May 31, 2012. Retrieved June 1, 2012. 
  4. ^ Morris, Edward (March 17, 2012). "Charts: Dierks Bentley's "Home," Lady A's Own the Night Own the Heights". Country Music Television. Retrieved April 18, 2012. 
  5. ^ "The Band Perry Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for The Band Perry.
  6. ^ "The Band Perry Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot Country Songs for The Band Perry.
  7. ^ "Best of 2012: Country Songs". Billboard. Prometheus Global Media. 2012. Retrieved December 14, 2012.