Picture This (Wet Wet Wet album)

Picture This is the fourth studio album released by Scottish pop rock quartet Wet Wet Wet. Released on 10 April 1995, the album was the band's first studio release since the release of their long-running Number #1 single, "Love Is All Around". As well as featuring the aforementioned track, the album spawned five further singles: "Julia Says", "Don't Want to Forgive Me Now", "Somewhere Somehow", "She's All on My Mind" and "Morning". The album peaked at #1 on the UK Albums Chart, becoming one of the band's bestselling releases to date.

Picture This
Studio album by
Released10 April 1995
Recorded1994—1995
GenrePop, Pop Rock
Length45:05
LabelPolyGram
ProducerWet Wet Wet
Wet Wet Wet chronology
End of Part One: Their Greatest Hits
(1993)
Picture This
(1995)
10
(1997)
Singles from Picture This
  1. "Love Is All Around"
    Released: 10 April 1994 (1994-04-10)
  2. "Julia Says"
    Released: 13 March 1995
  3. "Don't Want to Forgive Me Now"
    Released: 5 June 1995
  4. "Somewhere Somehow"
    Released: 18 September 1995
  5. "She's All on My Mind"
    Released: 20 November 1995
  6. "Morning"
    Released: 18 March 1996
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic[1]

In 2015, to mark twenty years of the album's release, a souvenir edition, The Big Picture, was made available, in the form of a double disc deluxe edition and a box set containing three discs and a DVD, entitled All Around and in the Crowd, containing a concert filmed at Wembley Arena on 30 July 1995, plus six promotional videos and five performances from Top of the Pops between 1994 and 1996.[2] The band also embarked on a 2016 tour in honour of the album, playing seven of the twelve tracks featured on the record.[3]

Track listing

All tracks are written by Clark/Cunningham/Mitchell/Pellow, except She Might Never Know by Chris Difford and Love Is All Around by Reg Presley.[4].

No.TitleLength
1."Julia Says"4:09
2."After the Love Goes"3:50
3."Somewhere Somehow"3:51
4."Gypsy Girl"2:11
5."Don't Want to Forgive Me Now"2:55
6."She Might Never Know"4:44
7."Someone Like You"3:48
8."Love is My Shepherd"3:23
9."She's All on My Mind"3:55
10."Morning"4:08
11."Home Tonight"4:07
12."Love Is All Around"4:04

Charts

Year Album details Peak chart positions Certification

UK
[5]
AUS
[6]
AUT
[7]
GER
[8]
NL
[9]
NZ
[10]
NOR
[11]
SWE
[12]
SWI
[13]
1995 Picture This
  • Released: 10 April 1995
  • Label: Mercury
  • Formats: CD, LP, Cassette
1 22 1 6 4 12 6 25 8

References

  1. AllMusic review
  2. "Wet Wet Wet: Picture This - The Big Picture". Discogs. Retrieved 11 March 2019.
  3. "Wet Wet Wet Tour Statistics: Picture This - The Big Picture". Setlist.fm. Retrieved 11 March 2019.
  4. CD Liner Notes: Picture This, 1995 Mercury Records Ltd. (London)
  5. "UK Charts > Wet Wet Wet". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  6. Australian chart peaks:
    • "Sweet Little Mystery" and "Popped In Souled Out" (Kent Music Report) peaks: Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992 (Illustrated ed.). St Ives, N.S.W.: Australian Chart Book. p. 335. ISBN 0-646-11917-6. N.B. The Kent Report chart was licensed by ARIA between mid-1983 and 19 June 1988.
    • Top 50 (ARIA Chart) peaks from 26 June 1988: "australian-charts.com > Discography Wet Wet Wet". Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 January 2016. N.B. "Sweet Little Mystery" peaked at #33 on the Kent Music Report chart two weeks before the ARIA-produced chart commenced.
    • Top 100 (ARIA Chart) peaks from January 1990 to December 2010: Ryan, Gavin (2011). Australia's Music Charts 1988–2010. Mt. Martha, VIC, Australia: Moonlight Publishing.
    • "Shed a Tear" (ARIA Chart) peak: "The ARIA Australian Top 100 Singles Chart – Week Ending 12 Feb 1995". Imgur.com (original document published by ARIA). Retrieved 13 December 2016.
  7. "Austrian Charts > Wet Wet Wet". austriancharts.at Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 August 2010.
  8. "Chartverfolgung / Wet Wet Wet / Longplay". musicline.de PhonoNet. Retrieved 18 August 2010.
  9. "Dutch Charts > Wet Wet Wet". dutchcharts.nl Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 August 2010.
  10. "New Zealand Music Charts > Wet Wet Wet". charts.nz Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 August 2010.
  11. "Norwegian Charts > Wet Wet Wet". norwegiancharts.com Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 August 2010.
  12. "Swedish Charts > Wet Wet Wet". swedishcharts.com Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 August 2010.
  13. "Swiss Charts > Wet Wet Wet". swisscharts.com Hung Medien. Retrieved 18 August 2010.
  14. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 27 March 2007. Retrieved 18 August 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
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