The Distance to Here

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The Distance to Here
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 5, 1999 (1999-10-05)
RecordedAt the Site, Village Recorder, A&M Studios and the Plant
GenrePost-grunge, hard rock
Length56:04
LabelRadioactive
ProducerJerry Harrison, Live
Live chronology
Secret Samadhi
(1997)
The Distance to Here
(1999)
V
(2001)
Singles from The Distance to Here
  1. "The Dolphin's Cry"
    Released: August 24, 1999[1]
  2. "Run to the Water"
    Released: January 11, 2000[2]
  3. "They Stood Up for Love"
    Released: June 26, 2000[3]
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic[4]
Entertainment WeeklyC+[5]
Rolling Stone[6]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide[7]

The Distance to Here is the fifth studio album by the band Live, released in 1999. It debuted at #4 on the Billboard 200, selling 138,000 copies in its first week and was certified Platinum by the RIAA on November 19, 1999.[8][9]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks are written by Ed Kowalczyk, except where noted.

The Distance to Here
No.TitleLength
1."The Dolphin's Cry"4:24
2."The Distance"3:51
3."Sparkle"4:33
4."Run to the Water" (Kowalczyk, Patrick Dahlheimer)4:28
5."Sun"3:32
6."Voodoo Lady" (Kowalczyk, Chad Taylor)4:19
7."Where Fishes Go" ((Kowalczyk, Taylor))4:22
8."Face and Ghost (The Children's Song)"4:30
9."Feel the Quiet River Rage"4:36
10."Meltdown"3:55
11."They Stood Up for Love" (Kowalczyk, Dahlheimer, Taylor)4:35
12."We Walk in the Dream"4:22
13."Dance with You"4:37
Total length:56:04

Personnel[edit]

Live

Additional musicians

Charts[edit]

Singles[edit]

Song Peak chart positions
US US (M.R.) AUS BEL (FL) FIN NED NZ UK
"The Dolphin's Cry"[34][35][36] 78 3 25 7 10 48 62
"Run to the Water"[35][37]  — 14 34 [A] 15 49 44
"They Stood Up for Love"[35][38] 31 1 44
"—" denotes releases that did not chart
  • A^ : "Run to the Water" did not chart on the Flemish Ultratop 50, but peaked at number 17 on the Ultratip chart.

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Australia (ARIA)[39] 2× Platinum 140,000^
Belgium (BEA)[40] Gold 25,000*
Canada (Music Canada)[41] Platinum 100,000^
Netherlands (NVPI)[42] Platinum 100,000^
New Zealand (RMNZ)[43] Platinum 15,000^
United States (RIAA)[44] Platinum 1,000,000^

* Sales figures based on certification alone.
^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Going for Adds". Radio & Records. No. 1332. January 7, 2000. pp. 96, 100.
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  5. ^ Weingarten, Marc (October 8, 1999). "The Distance to Here Review". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved May 2, 2012.
  6. ^ Powers, Ann (October 28, 1999). "Live: The Distance To Here : Music Reviews". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on February 17, 2007. Retrieved May 2, 2012.
  7. ^ Brackett, Nathan; Christian Hoard (2004). The Rolling Stone Album Guide. New York City, New York: Simon and Schuster. p. 490. ISBN 0-7432-0169-8. rolling stone live album guide.
  8. ^ Mancini, Robert. "Creed Remains on Top as Live Makes Big Chart Debut". MTV News - October 13, 1999.
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