Walk on the Ocean

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"Walk on the Ocean"
Walk Oceans.jpg
Single by Toad the Wet Sprocket
from the album fear
ReleasedOctober 15, 1992
FormatCD
GenreRock
Length3:00 (album version)
3:32 (single/video version)
LabelColumbia
Songwriter(s)Glen Phillips, Todd Nichols
Producer(s)Gavin MacKillop
Toad the Wet Sprocket singles chronology
"Hold Her Down"
(1992)
"Walk on the Ocean"
(1992)
"I Will Not Take These Things for Granted"
(1993)

"Walk on the Ocean" is a song by the rock group Toad the Wet Sprocket on their 1991 album Fear. It was also on the compilation album Almost Kinda Acoustic.

Two different versions of the song were released: the album version with a cold ending (timed at 3:00), and the single/video version with the chorus repeated until fade (timed at 3:32).

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Walk on the Ocean" (Single version) – 3:32
  2. "All in All" – 4:02

Charts[edit]

The single, released October 15, 1992, peaked at #18 on the Billboard Hot 100, but did not chart on the UK Singles Chart.

Charts Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 18[citation needed]
U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks 27[citation needed]
U.S. Billboard Hot Adult Contemporary Tracks 31[citation needed]

Covers[edit]

Use in media[edit]

The song appears on the soundtrack of the 2013 American film Jobs.[1] The song appears on the soundtrack of the 2014 American film Adult Beginners.[2] The song appears on the soundtrack of the 2015 American television series Hindsight.[3]

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