Promising Promises

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Promising Promises
Jon McLaughlin - Promising Promises.jpg
Studio album by Jon McLaughlin
Released May 22, 2012
Recorded 2011—2012
Genre Piano pop, Piano rock
Length 58:16
Label Razor & Tie
Producer Jon McLaughlin
Jon McLaughlin chronology
OK Now
Forever If Ever
Promising Promises
Holding My Breath
Singles from Forever If Ever
  1. "What I Want"
    Released: April 2011
Singles from Promising Promises
  1. "Summer Is Over"
    Released: January 10, 2012[1]
Alternative cover
Forever If Ever artwork
Forever If Ever artwork

Promising Promises is the third full-length studio album by American singer-songwriter Jon McLaughlin. The album was released on May 22, 2012 in the United States. Promising Promises was preceded by its first single, "Summer is Over" (featuring Sara Bareilles), in January 2012.

McLaughlin originally released Forever If Ever on September 6, 2011 in which he financed and self-released the album. He received a new contract with Razor & Tie where his collection of songs from Forever If Ever were re-released with the omission of three old songs and an addition of three new songs.

Track listing[edit]

As confirmed by

Promising Promises [5][6]
No. Title Length
1. "Promising Promises" 4:44
2. "You Never Know" 4:30
3. "Summer is Over" (featuring Sara Bareilles) 5:00
4. "The Atmosphere" 3:49
5. "What I Want" 3:49
6. "I'll Follow You" 4:33
7. "Maybe It's Over" (featuring Xenia Martinez) 4:15
8. "If Only I" 5:26
9. "Falling" 4:12
10. "Without You Now" 4:10
11. "My Girl Tonight" 3:55
12. "These Crazy Times" (includes hidden track "Wool Over Eyes") 9:54
Total length: 58:16

Chart performance[edit]

Forever If Ever[edit]

Chart (2011) Peak
US Billboard 200[9] 84
US Digital Albums (Billboard)[10] 23
US Christian Albums (Billboard)[11] 3
US Top Rock Albums (Billboard)[12] 12

Promising Promises[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
US Billboard 200[9] 113


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