Resolution (Matt Corby song)

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"Resolution"
Single cover for "Resolution"
Single by Matt Corby
from the album Resolution (EP)
Released23 May 2013 (2013-05-23)
Length4:16
LabelUniversal Australia
Songwriter(s)Matt Corby, D Salole
Producer(s)
Matt Corby singles chronology
"Brother"
(2011)
"Resolution"
(2013)
"Monday"
(2015)

Into the Flame
(2011)

Resolution (EP)
(2013)

Telluric
(2016)

"Resolution" is a single released by Australian singer Matt Corby from his Resolution EP.[1] The song was released on 23 May 2013 by Universal Music Australia. "Resolution" peaked at number 5 on the ARIA Singles Chart and was certified 3× Platinum by the Australian Recording Industry Association for shipments exceeding 140,000 copies.[2] The song was also included as an iTunes bonus track on his debut album, Telluric (2016).

Background[edit]

Corby wrote the song while he was living in Los Angeles. He said, "I got a little paranoid and I didn't really leave the house for a couple of days. I couldn't understand why I was so afraid of the world at this time so I wrote 'Resolution'. It's an ode to humanity and the way I want to be with other people and spread some love in an un-cheesy way."[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Resolution"
  2. "Lay You Down"
  3. "Evangelist"
  4. "Resolution" (Original Demo)

Composition[edit]

Charts and certifications[edit]

Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2013) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[4] 5
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[5] 16
UK Singles (Official Charts Company) [6] 150

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
Australia (ARIA)[2] 3× Platinum 210,000^
New Zealand (RMNZ)[7] Gold 7,500*

^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hohnen, Mike. "Matt Corby Reveals First Single 'Resolution' From Debut Album". musicfeeds.com.au/. Retrieved 12 July 2013.
  2. ^ a b "ARIA Charts – Accreditations – 2014 Singles". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  3. ^ "Hear: Matt Corby's new tune Resolution". Triple J. ABC. 21 May 2013. Retrieved 10 August 2013.
  4. ^ "Australian-charts.com – Matt Corby – Resolution". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Retrieved 28 October 2014.
  5. ^ "Charts.nz – Matt Corby – Resolution". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  6. ^ Zywietz, Tobias (27 July 2014). "Chart Log UK: New Entries Update - 27.07.2013 (wk29)". zobbel.de. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  7. ^ "New Zealand single certifications – Matt Corby – Resolution". Recorded Music NZ. Retrieved 6 November 2014.