Good Ol' Fashioned Love

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Good Ol' Fashioned Love
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Studio album by The Overtones
Released November 1, 2010
Recorded 2009 - 2010
Genre Doo-wop, pop
Length 34:58
Label Rhino Entertainment
Producer Nick Southwood
The Overtones chronology
Good Ol' Fashioned Love
(2010)
Higher
(2012)
Singles from Good Ol' Fashioned Love
  1. "Gambling Man"
    Released: 8 October 2010
  2. "The Longest Time"
    Released: 25 April 2011
  3. "Second Last Chance"
    Released: 15 August 2011
  4. "Say What I Feel"
    Released: 16 December 2011
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Good Ol' Fashioned Love is the debut studio album by British-Irish doo-wop boy band The Overtones. The album was released on November 1, 2010 in the UK by Rhino Entertainment. The album was subsequently re-released on March 8, 2011 containing a number of new tracks. The album peaked at number 4 on the UK Albums Chart and number 14 on the Irish Albums Chart. The album was released in Germany and Austria on 23 March 2012, renamed Gambling Man.

The album has sold 470,000 copies as of April 2018.[1]

Singles[edit]

  • "Gambling Man" was released as the first single from the album on October 8, 2010. The track peaked at #82 on the UK Singles Chart, and was later released as the album's lead single in international territories such as Germany and Austria.
  • "The Longest Time", a cover of the Billy Joel original, was released as the second single from the album on April 25, 2011. It was the only cover version from the album to be released as a single.
  • "Second Last Chance" was released as the third single from the album on August 15, 2011. It was the first single to be released from the Platinum edition of the album.
  • "Say What I Feel" was released as the fourth and final single from the album on December 16, 2011. It was the second original song to be released from the album as a single. The track was co-written by 5ive member Sean Conlon and songwriter Peter-John Vetesse.

Track listing[edit]

Good Ol' Fashioned Love – Standard edition
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Sh-Boom (Life Could Be a Dream)"2:40
2."Gambling Man"
3:33
3."Come Back My Love"Bobby Mansfield2:44
4."Carolyn"
  • The Overtones
  • Southwood
  • Scott Baker
2:46
5."The Longest Time"Billy Joel3:32
6."Good Ol' Fashioned Love"
3:23
7."Blue Moon"2:45
8."Have I Told You Lately That I Love"Scott Wiseman3:03
9."In the Still of the Night"Fred Parris3:00
10."Don't Make Me Over"3:55
11."Goodnight Sweetheart, Goodnight"
2:55
12."Why Do Fools Fall in Love"2:24

Chart performance[edit]

Good Ol' Fashioned Love[edit]

Chart (2010–12) Peak
Position
Dutch Albums Chart[4] 19
Irish Albums Chart[5] 14
Swiss Albums Chart[6] 38
UK Albums Chart[7] 4

Gambling Man[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
Position
Austrian Albums Chart[8] 34
German Albums Chart[9] 18

Release history[edit]

Region Date Format Label
United Kingdom 1 November 2010[10] CD, Digital download Rhino Entertainment
8 March 2011[11] Digital download

References[edit]

  1. ^ White, Jack (11 April 2018). "The Overtones member Timmy Matley dies aged 36". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 11 April 2018.
  2. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/good-ol-fashioned-love-platinum/id467610236
  3. ^ https://itunes.apple.com/de/album/gambling-man/id508000209
  4. ^ "The Overtones - Good Ol' Fashioned Love". dutchcharts.nl/.
  5. ^ "GFK Chart-Track". GfK. Chart Track.
  6. ^ "The Overtones - Good Ol' Fashioned Love". hitparade.ch/.
  7. ^ "Archive Chart". UK Albums Chart. The Official Charts Company. Retrieved 9 April 2011.
  8. ^ "The Overtones - Gambling Man". austriancharts.at/. Archived from the original on 2013-11-11.
  9. ^ "The Overtones - Gambling Man". charts.de/.
  10. ^ Good Ol' Fashioned Love: The Overtones: Amazon.co.uk: Music
  11. ^ Good Ol’ Fashioned Love (Deluxe 2011 Version) by The Overtones - Download Good Ol’ Fashioned Love (Deluxe 2011 Version) on iTunes