|Single by Train|
|from the album Train|
|Genre||Roots rock, alternative rock|
|Length||4:00 (Album Version)
3:44 (Pop Version)
|Train singles chronology|
"Meet Virginia" is the title of a song written and recorded by American pop rock band Train. It was released in October 1999 as the second single from their eponymous first album, Train. The song reached a peak of number 20 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in January 2000, becoming their first top-20 hit, and their first single to chart on the Hot 100. It also reached the Top 30 of Billboard's rock charts, Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks (number 21) and Hot Modern Rock Tracks (number 25).
Roxanne Blanford of Allmusic says "Meet Virginia" is one of a few songs from the album Train that has "inspired hooks and reflective lyrics". Christa L. Titus, of Billboard magazine in her review of their second album, called the song an "ode to a wrong-side-of-the-tracks girl full of quirky contradictions."
"Meet Virginia" has a music video that takes place in a country diner and stars the actress Rebecca Gayheart.
- Meet Virginia (Pop Version) 3:44
- Meet Virginia (Album Version) 4:00
- If You Leave (Live) 3:26
- I Am (Live) 3:26
- I Am (Live) 4:35
- Train (Live) 5:50
|Canada Top Singles (RPM)||15|
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||20|
|U.S. Billboard Adult Pop Songs||2|
|U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks||21|
|U.S. Billboard Modern Rock Tracks||25|
|U.S. Billboard Top 40 Mainstream||10|
End of year charts
|End of year chart (2000)||Position|
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||70|
- Blanford, Roxanne. Train - Review. Allmusic.com.
- Billboard, April 7, 2001 - Vol. 113, No. 14, Page 18.
- Meet Virginia - Train: Chart History. Billboard.com.
- "Australian-charts.com – Train – Meet Virginia". ARIA Top 50 Singles. Hung Medien.
- "Billboard Top 100 - 2000". Retrieved 2010-08-31.
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