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Album’s Singles Review: “3 Car Garage” “Live from Albertane” and “This Time Around” by Hanson

3 Car Garage (indie album)
After the success of their breakthrough album “Middle of Nowhere”, Hanson opted to release their indie recordings years prior their mainstream success. It included the old recording of “Mmmbop”. The album peaked at number 6 and had gone platinum.

River
“River was released to support the album. In its music video features the old Rose of “Titanic” since the song was released that same year “Titanic”.
Rate: 7.25 out of 10

Live from Albertane (live album)
“Live from Albertane” was released in 1998 which was a concert album. It featured live performance of the band with their old songs.

Gimme Some Lovin’ / Shake Ya Tailfeather
The single was released to support the live album. If wasn’t that a big hit in music charts. The song was used for the movie “Jack Frost”.
Rate: 7.0 out of 10

This Time Around (album)
“This Time Around” has been the official second album by Hanson. The album contains more matured sound unlike their old album which was teenybopper. It became a top 20 album in United States, as it is less popular compared to their previous album

If Only
“If Only” was released as the lead single of “This Time Around album. It sounds different from any song from their “Middle of Nowhere” album. The song failed to match the success of her songs before, though it charted in a number of countries. In Asia, it achieved at least good placement in different music charts.
Rate: 7.5 out of 10

This Time Around (single)
“This Time Around” was released as a single from the album with the samd title. It is a pop rock song which starts slower with a piano and goes rock at its chorus. It is a top 20 hit in United States.
Rate: 8.25 out of 10

Save Me
“Save Me” was released as the last single for the album in Asia. It is a pop rock ballad and charted on MTV in Asia.
Rate: 7.5 out of 10

Credit: Billboard / OCC / Wikipedia

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