Yourself or Someone Like You is the debut album by American rock band Matchbox Twenty. It was released on October 1, 1996, by Lava Records and Atlantic Records. The album was a critical and commercial success, selling over 15 million copies worldwide and becoming one of the best-selling albums of the 1990s.
The album was produced by Matt Serletic and features the singles "Back 2 Good", "Push", "3AM", "Real World", and "Unwell". The album's sound is a mix of alternative rock, pop rock, and post-grunge. The lyrics of the songs are often personal and introspective, dealing with themes of love, loss, and self-discovery.
Yourself or Someone Like You was a major commercial success, reaching number one on the Billboard 200 chart in the United States. It was also certified Diamond by the RIAA, denoting sales of over 10 million copies in the United States. The album was also a critical success, with many critics praising the band's songwriting and Serletic's production.
The album's success helped to make Matchbox Twenty one of the most popular rock bands of the late 1990s. The album has been praised for its timeless sound and its relatable lyrics. It remains a popular choice for fans of alternative rock and pop rock.
|Original Release: 1996.|
|Catalog No: 562082-1.|
|Size: 12" Single Vinyl Record.|
|Additional: 20th Anniversary Edition.|