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"1000 Oceans"
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Single from To Venus and Back

Released

September 21, 1999 (Venus)
September 7, 1999 (US single) September 28, 1999 (US enhanced CD)

Length

4:19

Label

Atlantic Records

Writer

Tori Amos

Producer

Tori Amos

"1,000 Oceans" is the eleventh and closing track on Tori Amos' 1999 album To Venus and Back. The song was released as the second single from the album in Australia, France, Germany, and the United States in September 1999.

Background[]

Other versions[]

"1,000 Oceans" was included on Disc C of the 2006 box set A Piano: The Collection.

Live performances[]

"1,000 Oceans" was first performed live in Holmdel, New Jersey during the 5 1/2 Weeks Tour in 1999 and has been played on many of Amos' tours since.

Recorded live performances of "1,000 Oceans" have been included on Legs & Boots.

Music video[]

Credits[]

Other media[]

"1,000 Oceans" was included in the soundtrack of the 2000 romantic drama Here on Earth released on March 14, 2000. The soundtrack itself received negative reviews, receiving a score of two and a half stars from AllMusic.[1]

Comic Book Tattoo[]

A seven-page comic inspired by "1,000 Oceans" was included in the 2008 graphic novel anthology Comic Book Tattoo, a collection of pieces inspired by songs from Amos' discography. "1,000 Oceans" was written, pencilled, inked, coloured, and lettered by Jonathan Hickman.[2]

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