Always on My Mind (Tiki Taane song)

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"Always On My Mind"
Single by Tiki Taane
from the album Past, Present, Future
Released 28 April 2008
Genre Acoustic Reggae/ BBQ Reggae
Length 2:56
Songwriter(s) Tiki Tanne, Glen Nathan
Tiki Taane singles chronology
"Always On My Mind"
"Starship Lullaby"
"Always On My Mind"
"Starship Lullaby"

"Always On My Mind" is a single by the New Zealand singer Tiki Taane. It was released as the first single from Taane's first solo album, Past, Present, Future. It reached number one on the New Zealand Singles Chart.

The song has been certified 2x Platinum and made it to #1 in New Zealand, knocking Chris Brown off the top spot after a seven-week reign. The song spent nineteen non-consecutive weeks in the top ten, including two weeks at number one, and a total of fifty-five weeks in the chart so far.[1] "Always On My Mind" has also become one of the most successful singles of all time in New Zealand, landing at number one on the Best of All Time Singles Chart, a chart that has been tracking singles since 1994. The title was previously held by "Bathe in the River" by Hollie Smith.[2]

Singles Chart Peak
Certification Sales
New Zealand Singles Chart 1[3] 2x Platinum 30,000+[4]


  1. ^ Steffen Hung. "Tiki Taane - Always On My Mind". Retrieved 2012-01-14. 
  2. ^ Steffen Hung. "New Zealand charts portal". Retrieved 2012-01-14. 
  3. ^ RIANZ Archived May 4, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ RIANZ Archived October 31, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.
Preceded by
"Forever" by Chris Brown
RIANZ New Zealand number one single
7 – 14 July 2008 (2 weeks)
Succeeded by
"In the Air Tonight" by Phil Collins