Let It Rain (Tracy Chapman album)

Let It Rain is the sixth album by American singer-songwriter Tracy Chapman, released in 2002 (see 2002 in music).

Let It Rain
Tracy Chapman - Let It Rain.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 15, 2002
RecordedMarch - August 2002 at the Plant Studios, Sausalito, California
GenreAlternative rock
LabelElektra
ProducerTracy Chapman, John Parish
Tracy Chapman chronology
Collection
(2001)
Let It Rain
(2002)
Where You Live
(2005)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic63/100[1]
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars [2]
Rolling Stone2/5 stars [3]

Track listingEdit

All songs written by Tracy Chapman.

  1. "Let It Rain" – 5:40
  2. "Another Sun" – 5:11
  3. "You're the One" – 5:06
  4. "In the Dark" – 5:02
  5. "Almost" – 5:52
  6. "Hard Wired" – 5:36
  7. "Say Hallelujah" – 5:11
  8. "Broken" – 5:25
  9. "Happy" – 5:00
  10. "Goodbye" – 5:28
  11. "Over in Love" – 2:49
  12. "I Am Yours" – 5:33

The "2-CD Limited Tour Edition" [Elektra 7559-62836-2] includes a second disc with five live tracks.

  1. "You're the One"
  2. "Give Me One Reason"
  3. "Talkin' 'Bout a Revolution"
  4. "I Am Yours"
  5. "Get Up Stand Up"

PersonnelEdit

ProductionEdit

ChartsEdit

AlbumBillboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
2002 The Billboard 200 25
2002 Top Internet Albums 25
2002 Swedish Albums 27

CertificationsEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
Austria (IFPI Austria)[4] Gold 20,000*
France (SNEP)[5] 2× Gold 200,000*
Switzerland (IFPI Switzerland)[6] Gold 20,000^
United Kingdom (BPI)[7] Silver 60,000^

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

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.metacritic.com/music/let-it-rain/tracy-chapman
  2. ^ Lankford Jr., Ronnie D.. Let It Rain at AllMusic
  3. ^ Rolling Stone review Archived July 22, 2009, at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ "Austrian album certifications – Tracy Chapman – Let It Rain" (in German). IFPI Austria. Retrieved October 15, 2012.
  5. ^ "French album certifications – Tracy Chapman – Let It Rain" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique. Retrieved October 15, 2012.
  6. ^ "The Official Swiss Charts and Music Community: Awards (Tracy Chapman; 'Let It Rain')". IFPI Switzerland. Hung Medien. Retrieved October 15, 2012.
  7. ^ "British album certifications – Tracy Chapman – Let It Rain". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved June 28, 2016. Select albums in the Format field. Select Silver in the Certification field. Type Let It Rain in the "Search BPI Awards" field and then press Enter.

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