I Stand

I Stand

Infobox Album
Name = I Stand
Type = Studio
Artist = Idina Menzel

Released = January 29, 2008
Recorded = 2007
Genre = Pop / Vocal
Length =
Label = WEA / Reprise Records
Producer = Glen Ballard

"I Stand" is an album by singer Idina Menzel.

Menzel enlisted Glen Ballard, best known for Alanis Morissette’s 16-times-platinum Jagged Little Pill and who has worked with Shakira, Christina Aguilera, Annie Lennox and Celine Dion. Ballard produced and co-wrote all but one of the songs on "I Stand" with Menzel.

The first single, "Brave", was released 11/7/07. On Christmas Day 2007, an EP of "Gorgeous" was released on iTunes and other online MP3 distributors.

The album debuted at #58 in the Billboard 200 making it Menzel's first album to debut on this chart. [http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/charts/char...00&g=Albums]

The single "Gorgeous" reached the Top Five on Billboard's Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart for the chart week of March 15, 2008 [http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/charts/chart_display.jsp?g=Singles&f=Hot+Dance+Club+Play 1] . "Brave" reached the Top 20 on the Adult Contemporary chart as of March 7, 2008. The song's peak position was 19 as of March 29, 2008. [http://www.radioandrecords.com/Formats/Charts/AC_Chart.asp 2] .

The Music Video for "I Stand" was released on her official Youtube channel on August 15, 2008. [http://www.youtube.com/profile_videos?user=Idinamenzel]

Track listing

#"I Stand"
#"Better To Have Loved"
#"Where Do I Begin"
#"Don't Let Me Down"
#"I Feel Everything"
#"My Own Worst Enemy"
#"Perfume And Promises"
#"Brave" (Acoustic) (iTunes bonus track)
#"Defying Gravity" (iTunes bonus track)
#"Let Me Fall" (Special Edition bonus track)(Originally by Bethany Joy Galeotti)
#"I Stand" (Acoustic) (Special Edition bonus track)
# "Gorgeous" (Acoustic) (Barnes & Noble Bonus Track)
# God Give Me Strength (Borders Bonus Track)


External links

* [http://www.idinamenzel.com/ Official Idina Menzel site]
* [http://www.myspace.com/idinamenzel Official Idina Menzel Myspace page]

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