Pure is a compilation album by pop band The Lightning Seeds, released in 1996 and reaching in the UK Albums Chart.
Pure" is a single by the British music group The Lightning Seeds from their debut album Cloudcuckooland. The song peaked at No. 16 in the UK. The track is the band's sole entry on the Billboard Hot 100's Top 40 in the United States, peaking at No. 31. It was the first of many chart hits for the band on the . Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart, peaking at No. 8 on the chart.
Produced by Ian Broudie. Album Cloudcuckooland.
Pure is an 18-track . only collection, covering the Lightning Seeds' biggest hits as well as some of their lesser known, though just as pleasing, songs.
The Lightning Seeds - Pure. Artist: The Lightning Seeds. Album: Cloudcuckooland (1989). Raindrops splash rainbows.
The Lightning Seeds – Pure. Look at me with starry eyes Push me up to starry skies There's stardust in my head Pure and simple every time Fresh and deep as oceans new Shiver at the sight of you I'll sing a softer tune Pure and simple over you. If love's the truth then look no lies And let me swim around your eyes I've found a place I'll never leave Shut my mouth and just believe Love is the truth I realize Not a stream of pretty lies To use us up and waste our time.
by The Lightning Seeds. This was the debut UK hit for The Lightning Seeds and the band's only Top 40 hit in the US. Chief Lightning Seed Ian Broudie explained to The Guardian May 1, 2009 that Lightning Seeds records have often blurred melancholy and euphoria. For instance this apparently cheerful song was actually saying: "These moments can't last. He added: "It's the opposite of Live Forever.
Album · 1990 · 18 Songs. More By The Lightning Seeds. See All. Like You Do - Best of the Lightning Seeds. Life of Riley - The Lightning Seeds Collection.
- Distributed By – NTI Distribution
- Record Company – Dagenham Motown Productions Ltd.
- Printed By – Druco
- Illustration – Philippe Choquet
- Producer – Ian Broudie
- Written-By – Broudie*
NotesGhetto Recording Company [logo]
A division of Dagenham Motown Productions Ltd.
℗ & © 1989
Indisc France [logo]
Printed in Belgium by Druco Halle
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 3 306644 700113
- Rights Society: SABAM
- Distribution Code: NTI 100
|CDGTG 4||The Lightning Seeds*||Pure (CD, Single)||Ghetto Recording Company||CDGTG 4||UK||1989|
|TODP-2187||The Lightning Seeds*||Pure (CD, Mini, Single)||Ghetto Recording Company||TODP-2187||Japan||1990|
|GTGT 4||The Lightning Seeds*||Pure (12")||Ghetto Recording Company||GTGT 4||UK||1989|
|MCAC 63816||The Lightning Seeds*||Pure (Cass, S/Sided, Single)||Ghetto Recording Company||MCAC 63816||UK||1990|
|GTG 4||The Lightning Seeds*||Pure (7", Single, Dam)||Ghetto Recording Company||GTG 4||UK||1989|