|Single by The Wallflowers|
|from the album Bringing Down the Horse|
|Released||October 25, 1997|
|The Wallflowers singles chronology|
"Three Marlenas" is a song by American rock band The Wallflowers. It was released in October 1997 as the fourth and final single from their second album, Bringing Down the Horse . It peaked at number 51 on the US Billboard Hot 100 Airplay chart and number 13 on Canada's RPM Top Singles chart.
The Wallflowers are an American rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1989 by singer-songwriter Jakob Dylan and guitarist Tobi Miller. The band has gone through a number of personnel changes but has remained centered on Dylan.
Bringing Down the Horse is the second album by the American rock band The Wallflowers. It was released worldwide on May 21, 1996. The album was produced by T-Bone Burnett and features hits such as "One Headlight", "6th Avenue Heartache", "The Difference", and "Three Marlenas".
Billboard is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries. It publishes pieces involving news, video, opinion, reviews, events, and style, and is also known for its music charts, including the Hot 100 and Billboard 200, tracking the most popular songs and albums in different genres. It also hosts events, owns a publishing firm, and operates several TV shows.
A music video (directed by Big TV!) was produced for the song, beginning with Jakob Dylan emerging out of the ocean and walking around a city for the duration of the song.
Big TV! is the working name of film directors Andy Delaney and Monty Whitebloom. They are employed by DNA, Inc., and are known for their commercials and music videos.
Jakob Luke Dylan is an American singer and songwriter who rose to fame as the lead singer and primary songwriter for the rock band the Wallflowers, who have released six albums since 1992.
|Canada Top Singles ( RPM )||13|
|Canada Rock/Alternative ( RPM )||5|
|UK Singles (Official Charts Company)||111|
|US Radio Songs ( Billboard )||51|
|US Adult Alternative Songs ( Billboard )||2|
|US Adult Top 40 ( Billboard )||27|
|US Alternative Songs ( Billboard )||17|
|US Mainstream Rock ( Billboard )||21|
|US Mainstream Top 40 ( Billboard )||35|
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