To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Languages
Recent
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

Fairweather Johnson

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Fairweather Johnson
Hootie & the Blowfish Fairweather Johnson CD cover.JPG
Studio album by
ReleasedApril 23, 1996 (1996-04-23)
RecordedLate 1995
Genre
Length49:20
LabelAtlantic
82886-2
ProducerDon Gehman
Hootie & the Blowfish chronology
Cracked Rear View
(1994)
Fairweather Johnson
(1996)
Musical Chairs
(1998)
Singles from Fairweather Johnson
  1. "Old Man & Me (When I Get to Heaven)"
    Released: April 2, 1996
  2. "Tucker's Town"
    Released: July 1, 1996
  3. "Sad Caper"
    Released: 1996
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]
Entertainment WeeklyB[2]
Los Angeles Times2.5/4 stars[3]
Robert Christgau(1-star Honorable Mention)[4]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[5]

Fairweather Johnson is the second studio album by American rock band Hootie & the Blowfish, released on April 23, 1996, through Atlantic Records. Three songs from the album were released as singles: "Old Man & Me", "Tucker's Town", and "Sad Caper". The album debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200 in May 1996. It has sold 2,361,000 copies in the US as of May 2012.[6] The album was included in Pitchfork Media's 2010 list of "ten career-killing albums" of the 1990s.[7] Stylus Magazine shared sentiments, including it in their "Non-Definitive Guide to the Follow-Up", saying "really, everyone saw this one coming a mile off. Who was really gonna care about another Hootie album?".[8]

Track listing

All songs written by Mark Bryan, Dean Felber, Darius Rucker and Jim "Soni" Sonefeld.

  1. "Be the One" – 3:25
  2. "Sad Caper" – 2:49
  3. "Tucker's Town" – 3:45
  4. "She Crawls Away" – 4:25
  5. "So Strange" – 4:03
  6. "Old Man & Me (When I Get to Heaven)" – 4:27
  7. "Earth Stopped Cold at Dawn" – 3:27
  8. "Fairweather Johnson" – 0:51
  9. "Honeyscrew" – 3:36
  10. "Let It Breathe" – 3:53
  11. "Silly Little Pop Song" – 2:56
  12. "Fool" – 3:05
  13. "Tootie" – 3:04
  14. "When I'm Lonely" – 5:34

Personnel

Hootie & the Blowfish

  • Mark Bryan – background vocals, guitar, mandolin, piano
  • Dean Felber – background vocals, bass guitar
  • Darius Rucker – dobro, guitar, vocals
  • Jim Sonefeld – background vocals, drums, percussion, piano

Other musicians

  • Dean Dinning – vocals
  • Nanci Griffith – vocal harmony
  • Randy Guss – tambourine
  • Lili Haydn – viola
  • Peter Holsapple – accordion, guest artist, organ
  • John Nau – Hammond organ, piano
  • Glen Phillips – guest artist
  • Snow – vocal harmony

Production

Chart positions

Chart (1996)[9] Peak
position
Australian Albums chart 12
Canadian Albums chart[10] 6
Dutch Albums chart 37
German Albums chart 41
New Zealand Albums chart 6
Scottish Albums chart[11] 9
Swedish Albums chart 36
Swiss Albums chart 37
UK Albums chart 9
US Billboard 200 1

References

  1. ^ Stephen Thomas Erlewine. "Fairweather Johnson - Hootie & the Blowfish". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-02-15.
  2. ^ Browne, David (1996-04-26). "Music Review: 'Fairweather Johnson' Review". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2012-05-05.
  3. ^ Hochman, Steve (1996-04-21). "Hootie Doesn't Blow It". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2013-04-06.
  4. ^ "CG: Artist 590". Robert Christgau. 1996-08-06. Retrieved 2012-02-15.
  5. ^ Fricke, David (1996-12-02). "Hootie & the Blowfish: Fairweather Johnson : Music Reviews". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 2007-10-01. Retrieved 2012-05-05.
  6. ^ Paul Grein (May 16, 2012). "Chart Watch Extra: Following Up A Monster". Yahoo Music (Chart Watch).
  7. ^ "A Feature About Nothing: The 1990s in Lists". Pitchfork.
  8. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-09-24. Retrieved 2015-09-04.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  9. ^ "Hootie & The Blowfish - Fairweather Johnson - hitparade.ch". swisscharts.com.
  10. ^ "Canadian Album peak". Archived from the original on 2016-08-17. Retrieved 2015-03-02.
  11. ^ "Official Scottish Albums Chart Top 100 | Official Charts Company". www.officialcharts.com.


This page was last edited on 4 October 2020, at 19:19
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.