Overexposed (album)

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Studio album by
ReleasedJune 26, 2012
Recorded2011–2012; Los Angeles, California, USA
GenrePop, pop rock
ProducerRyan Tedder, Benny Blanco, Max Martin, Shellback, JR Rotem, Adam Levine, James Valentine, Maroon 5, and others
Maroon 5 chronology
Hands All Over
Singles from Overexposed
  1. "Payphone"
    Released: April 16, 2012
  2. "One More Night"
    Released: 2012
  3. "Daylight"
    Released: 2012
  4. "Love Somebody"
    Released: 2013

Overexposed is the fourth studio album by American pop rock band Maroon 5. The album was released on June 26, 2012 under A&M/Octone Records in the United States. The album was announced on March 26, 2012 on the group's newsletter. The album's producers consist of One Republic frontman Ryan Tedder, Benjamin "Benny Blanco" Levin, Max Martin, and Shellback. The lead single off the album "Payphone" was released on April 16, 2012. It features rapper Wiz Khalifa. The song peaked at number two on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart and number-one on the Digital Songs chart. It sold 490,000+ digital downloads within its first week beating out the previous toppers Black Eyed Peas with their hit single "I Gotta Feeling."

On May 18, 2012 the band performed the song "One More Night" in Atlantic City publicly for the first time. It was announced on May 22nd that it would serve as the album's second single before the time of the album's release on June 26, 2012. And the third and fourth singles of the album were "Daylight" and "Love Somebody".

Production[change | change source]

The Maroon 5' members started writing the songs for Overexposed during their Hands All Over Tour.

Track listing[change | change source]

  1. "One More Night"
  2. "Payphone" (featuring Wiz Khalifa)
  3. "Daylight"
  4. "Lucky Strike"
  5. "The Man Who Never Lied"
  6. "Love Somebody"
  7. "Lady Killer"
  8. "Fortune Teller"
  9. "Sad"
  10. "Tickets"
  11. "Doin' Dirt"
  12. "Beautiful Goodbye"

Bonus tracks[change | change source]

  • "Wipe Your Eyes"
  • "Wasted Years"
  • "Kiss" / "Let's Stay Together"
  • "Payphone" (featuring Wiz Khalifa) (Cutmore Remix)
  • "Payphone" (featuring Wiz Khalifa) (Supreme Cuts Remix)
  • "Payphone" (featuring Wiz Khalifa) (The Others Remix) (Preorder Only)
  • "One More Night (The Sticky K. Remix)

Release history[change | change source]

Region Date Label Format
Germany June 22, 2012 A&M/Octone Records CD, digital download
United Kingdom June 25, 2012
Poland June 26, 2012
United States