Righteous Love

Righteous Love is Joan Osborne's second studio album and fourth overall. It was released on September 12, 2000 by Interscope Records.

Righteous Love
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Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 12, 2000
GenreRock
LabelInterscope 069490737-2
ProducerJoan Osborne, Mitchell Froom, Rick "Soldier" Will, Aaron Comess
Joan Osborne chronology
Early Recordings
(1996)
Righteous Love
(2000)
How Sweet It Is
(2002)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic(59/100)[1]
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[2]
Chicago Tribune(average)[3]
Entertainment WeeklyB[4]
Los Angeles Times2.5/4 stars[5]
Mojo1.5/5 stars[1]
Q2/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau(dud)[6]
Rolling Stone3.5/5 stars[7]
Spin(4/10)[1]
Wall of Sound(70/100)[8]

Track listingEdit

  1. "Running Out of Time" (Osborne, Louie Pérez) – 4:45
  2. "Righteous Love" (Osborne, Joseph Arthur) – 4:15
  3. "Safety in Numbers" (Osborne, Erik Della Penna) – 4:27
  4. "Love Is Alive" (Gary Wright) – 3:29
  5. "Angel Face" (Osborne, Arthur, Pérez, Andreas Uetz) – 3:35
  6. "Grand Illusion" (Osborne, Penna, Rainy Orteca, Jack Petruzzelli) – 4:02
  7. "If I Was Your Man" (Osborne, Arthur, Pérez, Rick Chertoff, Rob Hyman) – 4:57
  8. "Baby Love" (Osborne, Orteca, Penna, Petruzzelli) – 4:16
  9. "Hurricane" (Osborne, Michael Mangini, Penna, Petruzzelli) – 4:17
  10. "Poison Apples (Hallelujah)" (Osborne, Hyman, Chertoff) – 4:19
  11. "Make You Feel My Love" (Bob Dylan) – 4:01

Track 9 was spelled as "Hurricaine" on album track listing. Correct title is "Hurricane".[9]

PersonnelEdit

Adapted from allmusic.[10]

Chart performanceEdit

Chart (2000) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard 200 90

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Critic Reviews for Righteous Love". Metacritic. Retrieved 2013-03-28.
  2. ^ Duffy, John (2000-09-12). "Righteous Love - Joan Osborne". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-03-07.
  3. ^ Stewart, Allison (2000-10-01). "Joan Osborne Righteous Love (Interscope)". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2013-03-28.
  4. ^ Browne, David (2000-09-22). "Music Review: 'Righteous Love' Review". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2013-03-28.
  5. ^ Appleford, Steve (2000-09-09). "Joan Osborne, 'Righteous Love,' Interscope". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2013-03-28.
  6. ^ Christgau, Robert. "CG: Joan Osborne". RobertChristgau.com. Retrieved 2013-03-28.
  7. ^ Wild, David (2000-09-28). "Joan Osborne: Righteous Love : Music Reviews". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 2007-11-15. Retrieved 2013-03-28.
  8. ^ Strickman, Andrew. "Righteous Love". Wall of Sound. Archived from the original on 2000-12-09. Retrieved 2013-03-28.
  9. ^ Joan Osborne – Righteous Love
  10. ^ Personnel list from AllMusic

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