Butterfly Kisses (Shades of Grace)

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Butterfly Kisses (Shades of Grace)
Studio album by Bob Carlisle
Released May 13, 1997 (1997-05-13)
Genre CCM
Length 45:41
Label Diadem/Jive Records
Producer Bob Carlisle
Bob Carlisle chronology
The Hope of a Man
(1994)The Hope of a Man1994
Butterfly Kisses (Shades of Grace)
Stories from the Heart
(1998)Stories from the Heart1998
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Butterfly Kisses (Shades of Grace) is the third studio album by American Christian music artist Bob Carlisle. It was released by Diadem/Jive Records on May 13, 1997. The album peaked at No. 1 on the Billboard 200.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Butterfly Kisses" Bob Carlisle, Randy Thomas 5:38
2. "You Must Have Been an Angel" Carlisle, Rick Elias 4:14
3. "Man of His Word" Carlisle, Mike Demus, Dennis Patton 4:56
4. "On My Way to Paradise" Carlisle, Thomas 4:15
5. "One Man Revival" Carlisle, Thomas 4:13
6. "Mighty Love" Carlisle, Regie Hamm 4:35
7. "Living Water" Carlisle, Thomas 4:26
8. "It Is Well with My Soul" Carlisle 4:17
9. "On My Knees" Carlisle, Elias, Hamm 4:09
10. "I'm Gonna Be Ready" Carlisle, Thomas 4:58
11. "Butterfly Kisses" (country remix) Carlisle, Thomas 5:39

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1997) Peak
U.S. Billboard 200 1
U.S. Billboard Top Christian Albums 1
U.S. Billboard Top Heatseekers 1
Canadian RPM Top Albums 6
Canadian RPM Country Albums 1


Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United States (RIAA)[3] 2× Platinum 2,000,000^

^shipments figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ Batdorf, Rodney. "Butterfly Kisses review". Allmusic. Retrieved 25 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Butterfly Kisses (Shades of Grace) Charts". Allmusic. Retrieved 25 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "American album certifications – Bob Carlisle – Butterfly Kisses/Shades of Grace". Recording Industry Association of America.  If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH
Preceded by
Wu-Tang Forever by Wu-Tang Clan
Billboard 200 number-one album
June 28 - July 5, 1997
Succeeded by
Spice by Spice Girls
Preceded by
Everywhere by Tim McGraw
Everywhere by Tim McGraw
RPM Country Albums number-one album
June 30 - July 7, 1997
August 25, 1997
Succeeded by
New Country 4 by Various Artists
Everywhere by Tim McGraw