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Retrieved January 29, Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved January 25, Single Top Retrieved December 4, Friday 3 April Saturday 4 April Sunday 5 April Monday 6 April Tuesday 7 April Wednesday 8 April Thursday 9 April Friday 10 April Saturday 11 April Sunday 12 April Monday 13 April Tuesday 14 April Wednesday 15 April Friday 17 April Saturday 18 April Sunday 19 April Monday 20 April Tuesday 21 April Wednesday 22 April Thursday 23 April Friday 24 April Saturday 25 April Sunday 26 April Monday 27 April Tuesday 28 April Wednesday 29 April Thursday 30 April Friday 1 May Saturday 2 May Sunday 3 May Monday 4 May Tuesday 5 May Wednesday 6 May Thursday 7 May Friday 8 May Saturday 9 May Sunday 10 May Monday 11 May Tuesday 12 May Wednesday 13 May Thursday 14 May Friday 15 May Saturday 16 May As well as conducting the orchestra, Fair also organized a small band for its recording: John Goux played guitar on the track, Leland Sklar played bass guitar , and Abe Laboriel, Jr.
Carlton later said, "after listening to it I realized I was going to make an album that I was very proud of. The selection of the song's title was accompanied by a minor disagreement between Carlton and Fair, who was reportedly "adamant" about changing it. Fair said, "Vanessa Carlton is an incredible talent, but she's also very stubborn I had to say, 'Look, I'm the president of the label, we're not calling it "Interlude". The final title of the song, "A Thousand Miles", was based on a suggestion by Fair's nephew.
After the song's completion, Fair said that he listened to it repeatedly and "it made me weep. That's usually my litmus test. If I cry, I know it's a hit". Despite this, he was concerned that the song's piano basis would put it at a disadvantage in the marketplace if it were to be released as a single. Iovine was very impressed with the song, and requested that a music video be filmed immediately for it.
Calderone expressed a desire to begin broadcasting the video at once and Fair agreed to his request, even though the album was still in production at the time and Carlton's marketing "image" had not yet been developed.
In the U. It was a top five hit in Ireland and France , and managed to reach the top ten in other parts of Europe such as the United Kingdom , Italy and the Netherlands.
It was most popular in Australia , where it became the sixth most successful single of the year  and held the number-one position on the ARIA Singles Chart for two weeks, from August 11 to It also reached the top 20 in Germany.
Online said the song was "a bona fide hit for good reason. Catchy pop on the surface, it has melodic complexity beneath that bodes well for repeated listening". Carlton told the website Contactmusic. I was in the studio and had just taken a break, when someone ran in the room and said, "You're on MTV! After a few minutes, I just covered my eyes and started to laugh.
It seemed so surreal. The night after that, I heard the song on the radio for the first time. It was all so unbelievable. It received heavy airplay on the channel following its premiere on the top-ten video program Total Request Live in early January, and was popular enough to be retired from the show's countdown. Both the album and single were given substantial promotion on the Internet.
AOL Music reported that a minute selection of video content involving Carlton that the website had hosted, including the "A Thousand Miles" video and Carlton's performance of the song for Sessions AOL , drew over one million requested downloads and streams prior to the release of Be Not Nobody.
It begins with Carlton entering her garage and uncovering her piano. When she starts playing and the song begins, the piano starts to move through the neighborhood outside. Your email? The email you used to create your account. The last part of your Myspace URL. Ex: myspace. Facebook Twitter Email. Full Name? Most people use their real name. Select Gender? This helps us keep people, musicians and brands searchable on Myspace.
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