One More Try (Timmy T song)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
"One More Try"
One More Try by Timmy T US cassette.jpg
U.S. cassette single
Single by Timmy T
from the album Time After Time
Released October 24, 1990
Format 7" single
12" single
Cassette single
CD single
Genre Pop
Length 3:29
Label Quality
Writer(s) Timothy Torres
Producer(s) Timothy Torres
Timmy T singles chronology
"What Will I Do"
(1990)
"One More Try"
(1990)
"Over and Over"
(1991)
U.S. 7-inch vinyl pressing
Side A (Radio Version)
Side B (Original Version)

"One More Try" is a song recorded by American musician Timmy T. It hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart on March 23, 1991.[1] This song entered in the Top 10 on the charts in Canada, Germany, Netherlands and Sweden. The song was both written and produced by Torres, who was inspired to create the song after breaking up with a girlfriend.[1]

A Cantopop version of this song called Missing You in this Lifetime (一生掛念你) was made by Hacken Lee. A Cajun version was made by Jamie Bergeron and the Kickin Cajuns.

Music video[edit]

The music video was directed by Alan Calzatti and was shot at Venice, Hollywood, Santa Monica, California.[citation needed]

Track listing[edit]

US 12" single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try" (Radio Version) 3:28
2. "One More Try" (Instrumental Version) 5:28
3. "One More Try" (Original Version) 5:28
US cassette single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try" (Radio Version) 3:28
2. "One More Try" (Original Version) 5:28
US CD maxi-single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try" (Radio Version) 3:28
2. "What Will I Do" 3:38
3. "One More Try" (Original Version) 5:28
7" single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try" 3:28
2. "What Will I Do" 3:36
Germany CD maxi-single
No. Title Length
1. "One More Try" 3:30
2. "What Will I Do" 3:39
3. "One More Try" (Slow Version) 5:15

Charts[edit]

Certifications[edit]

Country Certification Date Sales certified
U.S.[19] Platinum April 12, 1991 1,000,000

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Bronson, Fred (2003). The Billboard Book of #1 Hits, 5th Edition (Billboard Publications), page 781.
  2. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". australian-charts.com. Archived from the original on 2013-09-21. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  3. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". austriancharts.at. Archived from the original on 2013-09-21. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  4. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  5. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  6. ^ "charts.de". charts.de. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  7. ^ [1][dead link]
  8. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". charts.org.nz. Archived from the original on 2013-09-21. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  9. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  10. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". swedishcharts.com. Archived from the original on 2013-09-21. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  11. ^ Steffen Hung. "Timmy T - One More Try". hitparade.ch. Archived from the original on 2013-09-21. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  12. ^ "ChartArchive". The Chart Archive. Archived from the original on October 4, 2013. Retrieved 2013-09-21. [dead link]
  13. ^ a b Andrew Leahey (1967-09-23). "Timmy T | Awards". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  14. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  15. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  16. ^ "INFINITY CHARTS: German Top 20". Ki.informatik.uni-wuerzburg.de. 1997-03-20. Retrieved 2013-09-21. 
  17. ^ [2] Archived March 30, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.
  18. ^ "Billboard Top 100 - 1991". Archived from the original on 2009-07-07. Retrieved 2009-09-15. 
  19. ^ U.S. certifications riaa.com Archived June 26, 2007, at the Wayback Machine. (Retrieved April 20, 2009)