Peace in Our Time (song)

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"Peace in Our Time"
Single by Eddie Money
from the album Greatest Hits: The Sound of Money
B-side "Where's the Party?" (live)
Released 1989
Format 7" single
Genre Rock
Length 5:05
Label Columbia
Songwriter(s) Andy Hill and Peter Sinfield
Producer(s) Chris Lord-Alge and Eddie Money
Eddie Money singles chronology
"Let Me In"
(1989)
"Peace in Our Time"
(1989)
"Heaven in the Back Seat"
(1991)

"Let Me In"
(1989)
"Peace in Our Time"
(1990)
"Heaven in the Back Seat"
(1991)
"Peace in Our Time"
Single by Cliff Richard
from the album The Album
B-side "Somebody Loves You"
Released 15 March 1993 (UK)
Format 7", CD single, Cassette
Genre Pop
Label EMI
Songwriter(s) Andy Hill and Peter Sinfield
Producer(s) Paul Moessl and Cliff Richard
Cliff Richard singles chronology
"I Still Believe in You"
(1992)
"Peace in Our Time"
(1993)
"Human Work of Art"
(1993)

"I Still Believe in You"
(1992)
"Peace in Our Time"
(1993)
"Human Work of Art"
(1993)
Music video
"Peace in Our Time" on YouTube

"Peace in Our Time" is a song originally released by Jennifer Holliday on the 1988 Summer Olympics album One Moment in Time for the Olympics held in Seoul, South Korea.[1]

American rock singer Eddie Money released his version as a single in 1989 and included it on his album Greatest Hits: The Sound of Money. The single debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 chart on December 2, 1989 and reached a peak position of number 11.[2] The song was written by Andy Hill and Peter Sinfield.[3]

In 1993, British singer Cliff Richard released a version as a single in the UK, which peaked at No.8.[4][5][6] It was the forerunner to his album The Album which reached No.1 in the UK Albums Chart.[7]

Charts[edit]

Year-end charts - Eddie Money version[edit]

Chart (1990) Position
Canada Top Singles (RPM)[8] 47

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Peace in Our Time". secondhandsongs.com. Retrieved 23 December 2017. 
  2. ^ Record Research
  3. ^ Eddie Money (1989). Peace in Our Time (7" single). Columbia Records. 
  4. ^ UK Singles Chart - "Peace in Our Time"
  5. ^ Cliff Richard (1993). Peace in Our Time (7" single). EMI Records. 
  6. ^ Cliff Richard (1993). Peace in Our Time (CD single). EMI Records. 
  7. ^ UK Albums Chart - The Album
  8. ^ "Top 100 Hit Tracks of 1990". RPM. Retrieved November 26, 2017.