Invincible Summer

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Invincible Summer
K.d. lang - Invincible Summer.jpg
Studio album by k.d. lang
Released June 20, 2000 (2000-06-20)
Length 42:08
Label Warner Bros. Records
Producer David Kahne, Damian LeGassick
k.d. lang chronology
Drag
(1997)Drag1997
Invincible Summer
(2000)
Live by Request
(2001)Live by Request2001
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic (61/100)[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[2]
The A.V. Club (unfavorable)[3]
Billboard (favorable)[4]
Entertainment Weekly B-[5]
Los Angeles Times 3/4 stars[6]
Mojo 4/5 stars[1]
Q 2/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (neither)[7]
Rolling Stone 3/5 stars[8]
Wall of Sound (41/100)[9]

Invincible Summer is the ninth solo album by k.d. lang, released by Warner Bros. Records in 2000.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "The Consequences of Falling" Marie-Claire D'Ubaldo, Rick Nowels, Billy Steinberg 3:52
2. "Summerfling" k.d. lang, David Piltch 4:15
3. "Suddenly" Lang, Piltch 3:32
4. "It's Happening With You" Lang, Piltch 2:48
5. "Extraordinary Thing" Abe Laboriel, Jr., Abraham Laboriel, Lang 3:35
6. "Love's Great Ocean" Lang, Ben Mink 5:40
7. "Simple" Lang, Piltch 2:44
8. "What Better Said" Lang, Abe Laboriel, Jr. 3:47
9. "When We Collide" Lang, Abe Laboriel, Jr. 4:22
10. "Curiosity" Lang 3:41
11. "Only Love" Lang 3:52

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Producers: David Kahne, Damian LeGassick
  • Engineers: Jason Mauza, John Smith
  • Assistant engineers: Andy Ackland, Tony Flores, James Stone
  • Mixing: Rob Brill, David Kahne, Johnny "Hammond" Smith
  • Mastering: Bob Ludwig
  • Digital editing: Eric White
  • Drum programming: Eric White
  • Brass arrangement: Damian LeGassick
  • String arrangements: Damian LeGassick, Ben Mink
  • Vocal arrangement: Alex Gifford
  • Art direction: Jeri Heiden, John Heiden
  • Design: Jeri Heiden, John Heiden
  • Photography: Just Loomis

Charts[edit]

  • A^ In the United States, Invincible Summer also entered the Top Internet Albums chart, peaking at #9 there.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Critic Reviews for Invincible Summer". metacritic.com. Metacritic. Retrieved 2013-04-19. 
  2. ^ Proefrock, Stacia. Invincible Summer at AllMusic
  3. ^ Thompson, Stephen (2000-06-20). "k.d. lang: Invincible Summer". avclub.com. The A.V. Club. Retrieved 2013-04-19. 
  4. ^ "k.d. lang: Invincible Summer". billboard.com. Billboard. June 24, 2000. Archived from the original on 2001-04-22. Retrieved 2013-04-19. 
  5. ^ Tucker, Ken (2000-07-23). "Invincible Summer Review". ew.com. Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2011-08-30. 
  6. ^ Hilburn, Robert (2000-06-11). "ALBUM REVIEW An Adventurous Balance". articles.latimes.com. Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2011-10-01. 
  7. ^ Christgau, Robert. "CG: k.d. lang". RobertChristgau.com. Retrieved 2013-04-19. 
  8. ^ Hunter, James (2000-07-06). "k.d. lang: Invincible Summer : Music Reviews". rollingstone.com. Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 2008-07-26. Retrieved 2013-04-19. 
  9. ^ Penn, Roberta. "Invincible Summer". wallofsound.go.com. Wall of Sound. Archived from the original on 2000-08-15. Retrieved 2013-04-19. 
  10. ^ "australian-charts.com k.d. lang - Invincible Summer". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 2011-10-01. 
  11. ^ "charts.org.nz - k.d. lang - Invincible Summer". Recording Industry Association of New Zealand. Retrieved 2011-10-01. 
  12. ^ "Chart Stats - kd lang - Invincible Summer". UK Albums Chart. Retrieved 2011-10-02. 
  13. ^ Allmusic - Invincible Summer > Charts & Awards > Billboard Albums
  14. ^ "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2000 Albums". Australian Recording Industry Association. 

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