Three Pistols

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"Three Pistols"
Three Pistols.jpg
Single by The Tragically Hip
from the album Road Apples
Released1991
FormatPromo CD single
RecordedBarris Studios (New Orleans)
September 1990
GenreRock
Length3:48
LabelMCA
Sire (U.S.)
Songwriter(s)The Tragically Hip
Producer(s)Don Smith
The Tragically Hip singles chronology
"Little Bones"
(1991)
"Three Pistols"
(1991)
"Twist My Arm"
(1991)

"Three Pistols" is a song by The Tragically Hip. The song was released as the second single from the band's second studio album, Road Apples. The song reached #1 on the RPM CANCON (Canadian Content) chart.[1] The title of the song refers to the city of Trois-Pistoles, Quebec, and the song is about the Canadian artist Tom Thomson.[2]

Charts[edit]

Year Peak Chart Position
CAN CAN Content (Cancon)
1991 59[3] 1[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Canadian Content (Cancon) - Volume 53, No. 24, May 18, 1991". RPM. Retrieved 2010-09-15.
  2. ^ "hipmuseum.com". Retrieved 2010-09-15.
  3. ^ "Top Singles - Volume 54, No. 2, June 15, 1991". RPM. Retrieved 2010-09-15.