Keep On

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This article is about Will Young's album. For the D. Train song, see Keep On (song). For the album by The Warratahs, see Keep On...
Keep On
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Studio album by Will Young
Released 21 November 2005
Recorded 2005
Genre Pop
Length 53:07
Label 19 Recordings, Sony BMG
Producer Stephen Lipson (also exec.), Blair MacKichan, Johnny Douglas, Francis White, Robin Thicke, Pro J, Dan Carey, Nitin Sawhney
Will Young chronology
Friday's Child
(2003)
Keep On
(2005)
Let It Go
(2008)
Singles from Keep On
  1. "Switch It On"
    Released: 14 November 2005
  2. "All Time Love"
    Released: 16 January 2006
  3. "Who Am I"
    Released: 24 April 2006
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3.5/5 stars [1]

Keep On is the third album from original Pop Idol winner Will Young. The album was released on 21 November 2005, debuting at number 2 on the albums chart in the United Kingdom, as the album sold 107,318 copies in its first week. However, its biggest sales were 132,109, in its fifth week when the album placed at number 13. This is also his first album not to go number 1. It is, however, his second best-selling album, with sales of almost 1.01 million.[2]

Keep On was released in two formats, CD and DualDisc. The Dual Disc contains the audio tracks on one side, and DVD content on the other, containing 25 minutes of exclusive footage.

Track listing[edit]

Standard version
No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Keep On" Will Young, Stephen Lipson, Heff Moraes, Francis White Lipson 4:44
2. "Switch It On" Young, Lipson, Ronnie Peterson, Karen Poole, Steven Wolf Lipson 3:47
3. "All Time Love" Jamie Hartman Lipson 3:54
4. "Ain't Such a Bad Place to Be" Blair MacKichan, Poole Lipson, MacKichan 3:21
5. "Think It Over" Young, Johnny Douglas, Poole Lipson, Douglas 4:38
6. "Who Am I" White, Lucie Silvas Lipson 4:27
7. "Happiness" Shawn Lee Lipson 5:16
8. "Save Yourself" White Lipson, White[a] 3:21
9. "Madness" Young, James Gass, Sean Hurley, Robin Thicke Lipson, Thicke, Pro J 4:27
10. "All I Want" Young, Dan Carey Lipson, Carey 3:53
11. "Think About It" Young, Lipson, White Lipson 4:50
12. "Home" Young, Poole, Nitin Sawhney Lipson, Sawhney 6:22
  • ^[a] signifies an additional producer

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2015) Peak
position
Dutch Albums (MegaCharts)[3] 85
UK Albums (OCC)[4] 1


Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
United Kingdom (BPI)[5] 3× Platinum 1,006,154[2]

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

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mawer, Sharon. Keep On at AllMusic. Retrieved 2010-03-29.
  2. ^ a b Jones, Alan (25 May 2015). "Official Charts Analysis: Will Young's 85% Proof is 100% No.1 on sales of 21,321". Music Week. Intent Media. Retrieved 2 June 2015.  (subscription required)
  3. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Will Young – Keep On" (in Dutch). Hung Medien.
  4. ^ "Will Young | Artist | Official Charts". UK Albums Chart
  5. ^ "British album certifications – Will Young – From Now On". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 16 October 2015.  Enter From Now On in the field Keywords. Select Title in the field Search by. Select album in the field By Format. Select Platinum in the field By Award. Click Search