All About Soul

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"All About Soul"
Single by Billy Joel
from the album River of Dreams
B-side "You Picked a Real Bad Time"
Released 1993
Format 7-inch, CD
Recorded 1992, in New York
Genre Pop rock
Length 5:59
Label Columbia
Writer(s) Billy Joel
Producer(s) Danny Kortchmar, Joe Nicolo
Billy Joel singles chronology
"The River of Dreams"
"All About Soul"
"No Man's Land"

"All About Soul" is a single by singer/songwriter Billy Joel. It was the second single from his 1993 album River of Dreams. The single was produced by Danny Kortchmar and Joe Nicolo. The song peaked at #29 in the US and #32 on the UK charts. The B-side was "You Picked a Real Bad Time", which went unreleased until the compilation box set My Lives was released in 2005.

Track listing[edit]

UK CD single[edit]

  1. "All About Soul" (Radio edit) - 4:15
  2. "All About Soul" (Remix) - 6:05
  3. "All About Soul" (LP version) - 6:08
  4. "You Picked a Real Bad Time" - 4:54 (Produced by Billy Joel)

Cover versions[edit]

Anders Holst covered this song in 2009 with a jazz version on his album Romantika.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1993) Peak
Australian ARIA Singles Chart 34
Canadian Singles Chart[1] 9
Dutch Singles Chart 42
French Singles Chart[2] 45
German Media Control Charts 51
New Zealand Singles Chart 22
UK Singles Chart 32
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 29
U.S. Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks 6
U.S. Billboard Mainstream Top 40 17


  1. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Retrieved December 22, 2011. 
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