Shine (Bond album)

Shine is the second album released by the classical crossover string quartet Bond. It peaked at No. 26 on the UK Albums Chart,[1] and went Gold in six countries. While it peaked at No. 61 on the US Billboard 200 albums chart,[2] it spent five consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Classical Crossover charts.[3] Bond described the album as having "slightly more ethnic undertones" than their first album.[4]

Shine
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Studio album by
Released15 October 2002
RecordedSpring 2002
GenreClassical crossover, electronic
Length57:08
LabelDecca
ProducerMagnus Fiennes/Various
Bond chronology
Born
(2000)
Shine
(2002)
Remixed
(2003)

Track listingEdit

UK,
Japan
US Title Composed by Length
1 1 "Allegretto" Karl Jenkins, arr and Produced: The Beatmasters 3:54
2 2 "Shine" Magnus Fiennes 3:58
3 3 "Fuego" Tonči Huljić 2:59
4 4 "Strange Paradise" Magnus Fiennes 4:29
5 5 "Speed" Stuart Crichton, arr. Stuart 7" mix 3:40
6 6 "Big Love Adagio" Tomaso Albinoni, arr. Magnus Fiennes/Stuart Crichton/bond 4:58
7 7 "Kashmir" Robert Plant/Jimmy Page. arr and Produced: The Beatmasters 5:08
8 8 "Gypsy Rhapsody" Tonči Huljić. arr and Produced: The Beatmasters 3:35
9 9 "Libertango" Ástor Piazzolla 3:43
10 10 "Sahara" Haylie Ecker 5:21
11 11 "Ride" Eos Chater 4:10
12 12 "Space" Martin Glover/Paul Carter/Manda Glanfield. arr and Produced:The Beatmasters 4:56
13 "Odyssey" Tania Davis arr. by Tania Davis and Brian Gascoigne 4:38
14 13 "Bond On Bond" Monty Norman (adapted from the James Bond theme), arr. Adapted Wherry 3:03

ChartsEdit

Chart (2002) Peak
position
Austrian Albums (Ö3 Austria)[5] 35
French Albums (SNEP)[6] 35
New Zealand Albums (RMNZ)[7] 24
Swedish Albums (Sverigetopplistan)[8] 58
Swiss Albums (Schweizer Hitparade)[9] 74
UK Albums (OCC)[10] 26
US Billboard 200[11] 61
US Top Classical Albums (Billboard)[12] 1

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Staff Writer (28 December 2002). "Official Albums Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company.
  2. ^ Staff Writer (23 November 2002). "The Billboard 200". Billboard. 114 (47). p. 61. ISSN 0006-2510.
  3. ^ Staff Writer (7 December 2002). "Top Classical Crossover". Billboard. 114 (49). p. 89. ISSN 0006-2510.
  4. ^ Streicher, Brian (1 November 2002). "Bond conquers classical crossover charts". The Music Room. CNN. Archived from the original on 3 November 2002.
  5. ^ "Austriancharts.at – Bond – Shine" (in German). Hung Medien. Retrieved 6 July 2019.
  6. ^ "Lescharts.com – Bond – Shine". Hung Medien. Retrieved 6 July 2019.
  7. ^ "Charts.nz – Bond – Shine". Hung Medien. Retrieved 6 July 2019.
  8. ^ "Swedishcharts.com – Bond – Shine". Hung Medien. Retrieved 6 July 2019.
  9. ^ "Swisscharts.com – Bond – Shine". Hung Medien. Retrieved 6 July 2019.
  10. ^ "Official Albums Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 6 July 2019.
  11. ^ "Bond Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved 6 July 2019.
  12. ^ "Bond Chart History (Top Classical Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved 6 July 2019.