Dear Frustrated Superstar
is the debut album by Nerina Pallot
. Following its release in August 2001, the album peaked at UK #82, but officially did not chart as the official UK Albums Chart
lists only the Top 75 sellers.
Following its lack of commercial success, Pallot publicly criticised the record, which, following the success of follow-up Fires
in 2006, was re-shipped to stores by Polydor
at a discount price. According to UK music sales publication Music Week
, the album had sold a total of 10,073 copies in the UK as of 28 May 2006.Music Week:
, 28 May 2006
Pallot has since begun playing material from Dear Frustrated Superstar
frequently in concert.
Two singles were released from the album, "Patience" and "Alien". "If I Know You" was planned as the third single from the album and a video was shot, however the single and video never surfaced. Following this, Nerina and Polydor