Stronger (Cliff Richard album)

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Stronger
Studio album by Cliff Richard
Released 30 October 1989
Genre Pop
Label EMI
Producer Alan Tarney, Paul Moessl, Cliff Richard, Stock Aitken Waterman, Aswad
Cliff Richard chronology
Private Collection: 1979–1988
(1988)
Stronger
(1989)
From a Distance: The Event
(1990)

Stronger is the twenty-sixth studio album by British singer, Cliff Richard released in October 1989. The album reached Platinum,[1] peaking at number 7 in the UK Albums Chart.[2] The album was produced by Alan Tarney. The album includes the singles "The Best of Me"(UK #2), "I Just Don't Have the Heart" (UK #3), "Lean On You" (UK #17) and "Stronger Than That" (UK #14).


Track listing[edit]

  1. "Stronger Than That" (Alan Tarney) - (4:42)
  2. "Who's in Love" (Alan Tarney) - (4:31)
  3. "The Best of Me" (Jeremy Lubbock, David Foster, Richard Marx) - (4:11)
  4. "Clear Blue Skies" (Dave Cooke, Chris Turner) - (2:54)
  5. "Lean On You" (Alan Tarney) - (5:03)
  6. "Keep Me Warm" (Alan Tarney) - (4:24)
  7. "I Just Don't Have the Heart" (Stock Aitken Waterman) - (3:27)
  8. "Joanna" (Chris Eaton) - (3:52)
  9. "Everybody Knows" (Alan Tarney) - (3:48)
  10. "Forever You Will Be Mine" (Alan Tarney) - (4:25)
  11. "Better Day" (Alan Tarney) - (4:49)
  12. "Share a Dream" (Rod Trott, Jon Sweet, Richard Osborne) - (4:30)
  13. "Wide Open Space"* (4:37)
  14. "I Just Don't Have the Heart" (Instrumental)* (4.00)
  15. "Hey Mister"* (Alan Tarney) - (3:56)
  16. "Lindsay Jane"* (Cliff Richard) - (4:44)
  17. "Marmaduke"* (Trevor Spencer, Alan Tarney) - (5:28)
  • *bonus tracks from remastered 2004 release

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1987/88) Position
UK Albums (OCC)[3] 7
Australian Albums (ARIA)[4] 16
German Albums (Offizielle Top 100)[5] 53
New Zealand Albums (Recorded Music NZ)[6] 3

Sales and certifications[edit]

Region Certification Sales/shipments
United Kingdom (BPI)[7] Platinum 300,000^
Australia (ARIA)[8] Gold 35,000^
New Zealand (RMNZ)[9] Platinum 15,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
xunspecified figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UK certification Database". BPI. Retrieved 12 March 2010. 
  2. ^ "UK charts archive". Retrieved 14 February 2012. 
  3. ^ "Cliff Richard | Artist | Official Charts". UK Albums Chart Retrieved 6 March 2015.
  4. ^ "Cliff Richard – Stronger". Australiancharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved 6 March 2015.
  5. ^ "Charts.de: Cliff Richard (albums)". Media Control. Charts.de. Retrieved 2015-03-07. 
  6. ^ "Cliff Richard – Stronger". Charts.org.nz. Hung Medien. Retrieved 6 March 2015.
  7. ^ "British album certifications – Cliff Richard – Stronger". British Phonographic Industry.  Enter Stronger in the field Keywords. Select Title in the field Search by. Select album in the field By Format. Select Platinum in the field By Award. Click Search
  8. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 1990 Albums". Australian Recording Industry Association. 
  9. ^ Scapolo, Dean (2007). The Complete New Zealand Music Charts 1966-2006. Maurienne House. ISBN 978-1-877443-00-8. 

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