Pete Yorn (album)

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Pete Yorn
Studio album by Pete Yorn
Released September 28, 2010
Genre Rock
Length 42:20
Label Vagrant
Producer Black Francis
Pete Yorn chronology
Break Up
(2009)
Pete Yorn
(2010)

Pete Yorn, also titled as PY, is the eponymous fifth album by American singer-songwriter Pete Yorn, released by Vagrant Records on September 28, 2010.[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

Reception[edit]

The album debuted at No. 66 on the Billboard 200 albums chart,[7] with around 6,000 copies sold on its first week of release. It also debuted at No. 22 on the Billboard's Rock Albums chart,[8] and No. 15 on the Alternative Albums charts.[9] The album has sold 28,000 copies in the US as of January 2016.[10]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Pete Yorn, except "Wheels", written by Chris Hillman and Gram Parsons.

  1. "Precious Stone" – 3:26
  2. "Rock Crowd" – 4:48
  3. "Velcro Shoes" – 3:50
  4. "Paradise Cove I" – 4:07
  5. "Badman" – 3:13
  6. "The Chase" – 4:04
  7. "Sans Fear" – 4:17
  8. "Always" – 3:27
  9. "Stronger Than" – 3:39
  10. "Future Life" – 4:11
  11. "Wheels" – 3:18
Bonus track
  1. "Favorite Song" – 2:40

Charts[edit]

Chart (2010) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[7] 66
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[11] 13
US Top Alternative Albums (Billboard)[9] 15
US Top Rock Albums (Billboard)[8] 22

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ganz, Caryn. "Pete Yorn". rollingstone.com. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Pete Yorn". amazon.com. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  3. ^ Keefe, Jonathan. "Pete Yorn". slantmagazine.com. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  4. ^ "Pete Yorn - Pete Yorn". metacritic.com. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  5. ^ "Pete Yorn". pitchfork.com. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  6. ^ Wilson, Mackenzie. "Pete Yorn". allmusic.com. Retrieved 24 January 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "Billboard 200". Billboard. October 16, 2010. 
  8. ^ a b "Top Rock Albums". Billboard. October 16, 2010. 
  9. ^ a b "Alternative Albums". Billboard. October 16, 2010. 
  10. ^ "Upcoming Releases". Hits Daily Double. HITS Digital Ventures. Archived from the original on January 30, 2016. 
  11. ^ "Independent Albums". Billboard. October 16, 2010.