Tears, Lies and Alibis

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Tears, Lies and Alibis
Studio album by Shelby Lynne
Released April 20, 2010
Recorded 2009–2010
Length 37:31
Label Everso
Producer Brian Harrison, Shelby Lynne
Shelby Lynne chronology
Just a Little Lovin'
(2008)
Tears, Lies, and Alibis
(2010)
Merry Christmas
(2010)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
American Songwriter 4.5/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
Paste 8/10 stars[3]
Slant Magazine 3/5 stars[4]
PopMatters 5/10 stars[5]

Tears, Lies, and Alibis is the eleventh studio album by Shelby Lynne, released on April 20, 2010 on Lynne's own newly founded record label,[6] Everso Records.[7] It received generally positive reviews, with a composite review of 72 on Metacritic.[8] Thom Jurek of Allmusic rated it four stars out of five, saying that it was "produced with exquisite balance".[9]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Shelby Lynne.

No. Title Length
1. "Rains Came"   2:25
2. "Why Didn't You Call Me"   1:39
3. "Like a Fool"   3:58
4. "Alibi"   4:25
5. "Something to Be Said"   3:53
6. "Family Tree"   3:45
7. "Loser Dreamer"   4:52
8. "Old #7"   3:32
9. "Old Dog"   5:27
10. "Home Sweet Home"   3:32

Chart performance[edit]

Tears, Lies and Alibis peaked at #108 on the U.S. Billboard 200.[10]

Chart (2010) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 108
U.S. Billboard Top Folk Albums 3
U.S. Billboard Top Independent Albums 16
U.S. Billboard Top Rock Albums 36

References[edit]

  1. ^ Margolis, Lynne. "SHELBY LYNNE > Tears, Lies & Alibis". American Songwriter. Retrieved 30 October 2010. 
  2. ^ Jurek, Thom. "Tears, Lies and Alibis review". Allmusic. Retrieved 30 October 2010. 
  3. ^ Deusner, Stephen M. "Shelby Lynne: Tears, Lies & Alibis". Paste. Retrieved 30 October 2010. 
  4. ^ Keefe, Jonathan. "Shelby Lynne: Tears, Lies, and Alibis Music Review". Slant Magazine. Retrieved 30 October 2010. 
  5. ^ Feder, J. Lester. "Shelby Lynne: Tears, Lies, and Alibis". PopMatters. Retrieved 30 October 2010. 
  6. ^ "Shelby Lynne's 'Tears, Lies and Alibis' is as unwavering as a stare". New York Daily News. April 27, 2010. Retrieved October 28, 2010. 
  7. ^ "Shelby Lynne's 'Tears, Lies and Alibis'". Chicago Tribune. April 16, 2010. Retrieved October 28, 2010. 
  8. ^ "Tears, Lies and Alibis". Metacritic. Retrieved 28 October 2010. 
  9. ^ Jurek, Thom. "Tears, Lies and Alibis review". Allmusic. Retrieved 28 October 2010. 
  10. ^ "Chart listing for Tears, Lies and Alibis". Billboard. Retrieved 30 October 2010.