Time* Sex* Love*

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Time* Sex* Love
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Studio album by Mary Chapin Carpenter
Released May 29, 2001 (2001-05-29)
Recorded November 2000-January 2001, Air Studios, London
Genre Country
Label Columbia Nashville
Producer Mary Chapin Carpenter
Blake Chancey
John Jennings
Mary Chapin Carpenter chronology
Party Doll and Other Favorites
(1999)
Time* Sex* Love
(2001)
Between Here and Gone
(2004)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic (81/100) [1]
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com (favorable) [2]
Allmusic 4/5 stars [3]
Billboard (favorable) [4]
Entertainment Weekly B- [5]
Los Angeles Times 2.5/4 stars [6]
Q 4/5 stars [1]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars [1][7]

Time* Sex* Love* is the seventh studio album from American country music artist Mary Chapin Carpenter. It was released in 2001 on Columbia Records Nashville as her first full studio album since A Place in the World five years previous. This album produced two singles in "Simple Life," which peaked at #53 on Billboard's Hot Country chart, and "This Is Me Leaving You" which failed to chart. Despite its low airplay ranking, "Simple Life" spent 28 weeks on Billboard's Top 25 Country Singles Sales chart,[8] peaking at #8 on May 5, 2001.[9]

The album was recorded at George Martin's Air Studios in London.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Mary Chapin Carpenter except where noted.

  1. "Whenever You're Ready" (Carpenter, Gary Burr) – 6:06
  2. "Simple Life" – 3:51
  3. "Swept Away" (Carpenter, Kim Richey) – 4:50
  4. "Slave to the Beauty" – 5:09
  5. "Maybe World (Carpenter, Burr) – 3:54
  6. "What Was It Like" (Carpenter, Burr) – 4:01
  7. "King of Love" – 5:24
  8. "This Is Me Leaving You" (Carpenter, John Jennings) – 3:45
  9. "Someone Else's Prayer" – 4:37
  10. "The Dreaming Road" – 6:21
  11. "Alone but Not Lonely" – 4:26
  12. "The Long Way Home" – 4:55
  13. "In the Name of Love" – 4:22
  14. "Late for Your Life" – 11:39 (included is a hidden track "Goin Home" starting at 7:00")

Personnel[edit]

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2001) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 6
U.S. Billboard 200 52

References[edit]

  • Allmusic (see infobox)

External links[edit]