Desireless (album)

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Desireless eagle-eye cherry international standard cover.jpg
UK and European cover art
Studio album by Eagle-Eye Cherry
Released July 21, 1997 (Sweden)
July 21, 1998 (U.S.)
Recorded 1997
Genre Rock, alternative rock
Length 55:59
Label Diesel, Work
Producer Kent (Gillström) Isaacs and Eagle-Eye Cherry
Eagle-Eye Cherry chronology
Living in the Present Future
(2000)Living in the Present Future2000
Alternative cover arts
Alternative UK and European cover art, used internationally
Alternative UK and European cover art, used internationally
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]
Robert Christgau B− [3]
Rolling Stone 1.5/5 stars [2]

Desireless is the 1997 debut album by Swedish singer Eagle-Eye Cherry. The album was released in Sweden in 1997, by the small label Diesel. In 1998, Work Records picked it up for American distribution.

The album went platinum in the United States and sold over four million copies worldwide. The singles "Save Tonight" and "Falling in Love Again" were a major part of the album's success. The title track, “Desireless” is a cover of a song by Cherry’s father Don Cherry from his album Relativity Suite.

Track listing[edit]

All songs have been written by Eagle-Eye Cherry, except where noted.

  1. "Save Tonight" – 3:59
  2. "Indecision" (Åhlund, Cherry) – 5:16
  3. "Comatose (In the Arms of Slumber)" (Cherry, Gillström) – 4:37
  4. "Worried Eyes" – 4:31
  5. "Rainbow Wings" (Carlberg, Cherry) – 4:04
  6. "Falling in Love Again" – 3:30
  7. "Conversation" – 4:44
  8. "When Mermaids Cry" – 4:22
  9. "Shooting Up in Vain" – 5:36
  10. "Permanent Tears" – 4:43
  11. "Death Defied By Will" – 4:23
  12. "Desireless" (music by Don Cherry) – 6:14