Homesick (Thirsty Merc song)

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Single by Thirsty Merc
from the album Slideshows
ReleasedMay 3, 2008
Genre Rock
Length4:29(Album Version)
Label Warner Music Group
Songwriter(s) Rai Thistlethwayte
Producer(s) Lindsay Gravina
Thirsty Merc singles chronology
"Those Eyes"
"The Whole World Reminds Me Of You"

"Homesick" was the fourth single from Thirsty Merc's second album Slideshows . It was released as a Digital Download on May 3, 2008.

The track has become somewhat of a live favourite of fans.

Track listing

  1. "Homesick (Single Mix)" - 4:01

Chart Positioning

Chart (2008)Peak
Australian ARIA Singles Chart57
Australian Airplay Chart11

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