Standing Still (Jewel song)

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"Standing Still"
Single by Jewel
from the album This Way
Released October 2, 2001
Format Single
Recorded 2001
Genre Pop rock
Length 4:30 (album version)
3:58 (radio edit)
Label Atlantic
Writer(s) Jewel Kilcher, Rick Nowels
Producer(s) Jewel, Dann Huff, John Kurzweg
Jewel singles chronology
"Life Uncommon"
(1999)
"Standing Still"
(2001)
"Break Me"
(2001)

"Standing Still" is a single by female American artist Jewel. Recorded in 2001, this song is featured on the album This Way. The single charted best in New Zealand, where it reached number seven. It also charted in the United States at number 25.[1][2]

"Standing Still" was the first single released by Jewel in 'album' format to radio and commercially. All previous singles had either been re-worked vocally with new instrumental arrangements, or had been edited or slightly altered for radio release.

Media[edit]

The song was featured as a promo for the famous teen soap Dawson's Creek; as well as multiple other songs which include: "Hands", "You Were Meant for Me", "Foolish Games", and "Down So Long". This song was also featured on Tiger Electronic's Hit Clips.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2001) Peak
position
Australia (ARIA)[3] 32
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)[4] 11
Netherlands (Single Top 100)[5] 68
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[6] 7
US Billboard Hot 100[7] 25
US Adult Contemporary (Billboard)[8] 19
US Mainstream Top 40 (Billboard)[9] 22
US Adult Top 40 (Billboard)[10] 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ "australian-charts.com". australian-charts.com. Retrieved 2007-07-29. 
  2. ^ "Billboard Music Charts". billboard.com. Retrieved 2007-07-29. 
  3. ^ "Australian-charts.com – Jewel – Standing Still". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Retrieved 2010-08-31.
  4. ^ "Ultratop.be – Jewel – Standing Still" (in Dutch). Ultratip. Retrieved 2010-08-31.
  5. ^ "Dutchcharts.nl – Jewel – Standing Still" (in Dutch). Single Top 100. Retrieved 2010-08-31.
  6. ^ "Charts.org.nz – Jewel – Standing Still". Top 40 Singles. Retrieved 2010-08-31.
  7. ^ "Jewel Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Hot 100 for Jewel. Retrieved 2010-08-31.
  8. ^ "Jewel Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Adult Contemporary for Jewel. Retrieved 2010-08-31.
  9. ^ "Jewel Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Pop Songs for Jewel. Retrieved 2010-08-31.
  10. ^ "Jewel Album & Song Chart History" Billboard Adult Pop Songs for Jewel. Retrieved 2010-08-31.