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Tourist was the second album by English rock band Athletereleased in January The first single from the album, " Wires ", became the biggest hit so far for the band when it entered the UK Singles Chart at number 4. The album also fared well in the charts, reaching the top of the UK Albums Chart the week it was released, selling 89, copies. Despite this success, Tourist had a mixed critical reception, with some suggesting that Athlete had The Original Pine Tops Boogie Woogie - Neville Dickie - Piano Boogie to sustain the unique style of their previous album, while others saw the new album as a logical progression from their old sound.
Despite the mainstream breakthrough the band achieved with this album, their fanbase was reduced to a mere cult when follow-up Beyond the Neighbourhood became their smallest-seller. At Wires - Athlete - Tourist end ofTourist became the 32nd best-selling album of the year in the UK, and "Wires" was the 89th best-selling single.
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