America Town

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America Town
American Town.jpg
Studio album by Five for Fighting
Released September 26, 2000
Recorded Late 1998 – May 2000
Genre
Length 45:39
Label
Producer Gregg Wattenberg
Five for Fighting chronology
Message for Albert
(1997)
America Town
(2000)
The Battle for Everything
(2004)
Singles from America Town
  1. "Easy Tonight"
    Released: September 2000
  2. "Superman (It's Not Easy)"
    Released: April 2001
  3. "America Town"
    Released: 2002
  4. "Something About You"
    Released: 2003
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
Melodic 3/5 stars[2]
Q 4/5 stars[3]

America Town is the second studio album by American singer Five for Fighting. It was released by Aware Records, a Columbia Records subsidiary, in 2000. It contains two of his most well-known songs, "Easy Tonight" and "Superman (It's Not Easy)". The album was certified Gold by the RIAA on November 1, 2001, and Platinum on October 22, 2004.[4] The album has sold over 966,000 copies in the United States as of November 2009.[5]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by John Ondrasik.

No. Title Length
1. "Easy Tonight" 4:09
2. "Bloody Mary (A Note on Apathy)" 3:46
3. "Superman (It's Not Easy)" 3:45
4. "America Town" 3:52
5. "Something About You" 4:02
6. "Jainy" 3:53
7. "Michael Jordan" 3:04
8. "Out of Love" 3:53
9. "The Last Great American" 3:00
10. "Love Song" 3:41
11. "Boat Parade" 2:50
12. "Alright" (Includes hidden song "Do You Mind?", at the 3:34 mark on "Alright".) 5:39

Charts[edit]

Chart (2015) Peak
position
Australian Albums (ARIA)[6] 30
Irish Albums (IRMA)[7] 72
New Zealand Albums (RMNZ)[8] 24
Norwegian Albums (VG-lista)[9] 20
US Billboard 200[10] 54

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Canada (Music Canada)[11] Gold 50,000^
United States (RIAA)[4] Platinum 1,000,000^

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


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