Touch of Water

Touch of Water is the fourth studio album by Australian recording artist James Blundell, released in August 1993 by EMI. The album debuted and peaked at number eleven on the ARIA Albums Chart.

Touch of Water
Touch of Water by James Blundell.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedAugust 1993 (1993-08)
RecordedStudios 301, Sydney, Australia
Genre
Length67:16
LabelEMI
James Blundell chronology
This Road
(1992)
Touch of Water
(1993)
Earth & Sea
(1995)
Singles from Touch of Water
  1. "Mysterious Ways"
    Released: August 1993

At the 1994 ARIA Music Awards, the album was nominated for Best Adult Contemporary Album.[1] At the 1994 Country Music Awards, the album won Top Selling album of the Year.[2]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Touch of Water"4:39
2."Brilliant Man"
  • Blundell
  • K. Welsh
4:43
3."Walking Away"
  • Blundell
4:09
4."Mysterious Ways"
  • Blundell
  • R. Kennedy
3:44
5."So Close to Home"
  • Blundell
3:47
6."The Load"
  • Blundell
  • K. Looney
3:32
7."In Your Eyes"
  • Blundell
  • M. Punch
3:51
8."Fast Train"
  • Blundell
4:43
9."Doctor's Daughter"
  • Blundell
5:50
10."Can't Love Alone"
  • Blundell
  • G. Barnhill
  • V. Melamed
5:40
11."Better Get Used to It"
  • Blundell
4:47
12."Dream Ride"
  • Blundell
4:12
13."Song for a Hero"
  • Blundell
5:01
14."Two to One"
4:55
15."Weary of This World"
  • Blundell
  • T. Barnes
3:43

ChartsEdit

Chart (1993) Peak
position
Australian Albums (ARIA)[3] 11

Release historyEdit

Region Date Format Edition(s) Label Catalogue
Australia August 1993 Standard EMI 827122
16 August 2008 [4] Re-release EMI 056CDCB

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "ARIA Awards – History: Winners by Year 1994: 8th Annual ARIA Awards". Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). Retrieved 27 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Golden Guitars Award Winners 1990s". Country. Retrieved 21 February 2018.
  3. ^ "Australiancharts.com – James Blundell – TOUCH OF WATER". Hung Medien. Retrieved 21 February 2018.
  4. ^ "Touch of Water re-release". Sanity. Retrieved 28 February 2018.