Single: Mountains

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Mountains

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Single details


Released: 7 May 1986 (US 7" release)

21 May 1986 (US 12" release)
2 June 1986 (UK 7" and 12" release)

Related album: Parade
Label(s): Warner Bros. / Paisley Park Records
Non-Album track(s):

Alexa De Paris (3:20)
Alexa De Paris (Extended Version) (4:54)
Mountains (Extended Version) (9:56)

Charts, Certifications & Awards


Charts
America
Country: Chart Entry Date Peak Position Weeks in Chart
USA: Billboard Hot 100 24 May 1986 23 11
USA: Billboard Hot Black Singles 31 May 1986 15 12
USA: Billboard Hot Dance/Disco - Club Play 21 Jun. 1986 11 7
 
Europe
Country: Chart Entry Date Peak Position Weeks in Chart
Belgium: Ultratop Flanders 28 Jun. 1986 34 1
Ireland: IRMA Singles Chart 12 Jun. 1986 15 2
U.K.: Gallup Singles Chart 14 Jun. 1986 45 4
Certifications
This single has not received any certifications in the USA
Awards
This single has not received any awards in the USA

See also


Mountains
(music video)
Mountains
(sheet music)
Mountains-tb-vid.png SheetMusic-Mountains.png

Mountains was the second single to be released from Prince's eighth album Parade, the third album credited to Prince and the Revolution, and was released five weeks after the album's release. The b-side, Alexa De Paris, is not available on any album, but the extended version of the track was included on the European CD single of Letitgo in 1994.

The single reached number 23 on the US Billboard Hot 100 Chart, and number 15 on the Billboard Hot Black Singles Chart.


Track listing
7" 12"

A. Mountains (3:58)
B. Alexa De Paris (3:20)

References:
US/NZ: 7-28711
UK: W8711
JP: P-2121
DE/CA: 928 711-7
AU: MX211603-4

10" White Vinyl

A. Mountains (Extended Version) (9:56)
B. Alexa De Paris (Extended Version) (4:54)

References:
UK: W8711TE

A. Mountains (Extended Version) (9:56)
B. Alexa De Paris (Extended Version) (4:54)

References:
US: 0-20465
DE/CA: 920 465-0
AU: MX211605-6<br<

  • See individual tracks and related albums for credits.

Other Formats
7" Promo 12" Promo
  • (US: 7-28711)

A. Mountains (3:58)
B. Mountains (3:58)

7" 1988 Back-To-Back Hits Reissue

  • (US: 7-21980)

A. Mountains (3:58)
AA. Anotherloverholenyohead (Edit) (3:23)

  • (US: PRO-A-2476)

A. Mountains (LP Version) (3:58)
B. Mountains (Extended Version) (9:56)

Others
  • This single wasn't released in any other format (Cassette, CD, Digital).

Releases
7", 12", CD, Cassettes and Other versions
Country Format Cat. Number Comments Front Back Label 1 Label 2

This section is under construction

Variants, Special Editions and Reissues
Country Format Cat. Number Comments Front Back Label 1 Label 2

This section is under construction

 
Additional Information

Promotion (at time of release) Triva

  • UK Press advert for this single

Mountains pressadvertUK.jpg


References

Chart(s):

Top Pop Singles 1955-2010 by Joel Withburn (ISBN 0-89820-190-X)
Top R&B Singles 1942-1999 by Joel Withburn (ISBN 0-89820-136-5)
Hot R&B Songs 1942-2010 by Joel Withburn (ISBN 0-89820-186-1)
Hot Dance/Disco 1974-2003 by Joel Withburn (ISBN 0-89820-156-X)
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