Where You Live

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Where You Live
Tracy Chapman - Where You Live.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 13, 2005
GenreAlternative rock, folk
Length46:54
LabelElektra
ProducerTracy Chapman,
Tchad Blake
Tracy Chapman chronology
Let It Rain
(2002)
Where You Live
(2005)
Our Bright Future
(2008)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic71/100[1]
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars[2]

Where You Live is Tracy Chapman's seventh studio album and was released September 13, 2005. The album was co-produced by Tchad Blake. It produced two singles: "Change", and "America".

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Tracy Chapman.

  1. "Change" – 5:06
  2. "Talk to You" – 4:27
  3. "3,000 Miles" – 5:58
  4. "Going Back" – 5:22
  5. "Don't Dwell" – 3:22
  6. "Never Yours" – 3:37
  7. "America" – 3:43
  8. "Love's Proof" – 3:44
  9. "Before Easter" – 3:03
  10. "Taken" – 3:42
  11. "Be and Be Not Afraid" – 4:44
  12. "Lose Your Love" – 6:27 (Bonus track on the Japanese version)

Personnel[edit]

  • Tracy Chapman – acoustic & electric guitar, clarinet, harmonica, mandolin, percussion, glockenspiel, keyboard bass, hand drums
  • Paul Bushnell – bass
  • Flea – bass
  • Mitchell Froom – organ, celeste, harpsichord, Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer
  • Joe Gore – acoustic & electric guitar, dobro, percussion, bass, lap steel guitar, keyboard bass
  • David Piltch – upright bass
  • Michael Webster – keyboards
  • Quinn Smith – percussion, piano, drums, glockenspiel

Charts[edit]

Year Chart Peak Position
2005 Billboard Hot 200 49
2005 France SNEP 7
2005 UK Albums Chart 43

Certifications[edit]

Region Certification Certified units/Sales
France (SNEP)[3] Gold 100,000*
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[4] Gold 20,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.metacritic.com/music/where-you-live/tracy-chapman
  2. ^ McIntosh, Gregory. Where You Live at AllMusic
  3. ^ "French album certifications – Tracy Chapman – Where You Live" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. Retrieved October 15, 2012.
  4. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Tracy Chapman; 'Where You Live')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien. Retrieved October 15, 2012.

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