Studio album by
Released16 October 1989[1]
StudioTrafalgar Studios, Sydney
ProducerCharles Fisher
Gyan chronology
Reddest Red
Singles from Gyan
  1. "Wait"
    Released: August 1989
  2. "It's Alright"
    Released: November 1989
  3. "Black Wedding Ring"
    Released: February 1990

Gyan is the debut studio album by Australian singer-songwriter Gyan, released in October 1989. The album peaked number 27 on the ARIA chart and was certified gold.[2] and was certified gold.[2]

At the ARIA Music Awards of 1990, the album was nominated for three awards; winning the ARIA Award for Best New Talent.

Track listing[]

  1. "Train of Thought" (Gyan)
  2. "Wait" (Gyan / G.Frost / G.Stapleton)
  3. "Straight Lines" (Gyan/O'Connor)
  4. "Lead Me On" (Gyan/O'Connor)
  5. "How Can You" (Gyan)
  6. "Head Over Heels" (Gyan/O'Connor)
  7. "It's Alright" (Gyan)
  8. "Don't Ask Me Why" (Gyan)
  9. "Couldn't I Be?" (Gyan/O'Connor)
  10. "Don't Underestimate Me" (Gyan)
  11. "Black Wedding Ring" (Gyan/O'Connor)


Chart (1989/90) Peak
Australian Albums (ARIA)[3] 27


Region Certification Certified units/sales
Australia (ARIA)[2] Gold 35,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
double-daggersales+streaming figures based on certification alone



  1. ^ "Platterlog: LP & Tape – New Releases > 16 October 1989". Imgur.com (original document published by Platterlog). Retrieved 12 April 2018.
  2. ^ a b c Ryan, Gavin (2011). Australia's Music Charts 1988–2010 (pdf ed.). Mt. Martha, VIC, Australia: Moonlight Publishing. p. 122.,
  3. ^ "Australiancharts.com – Gyan – Gyan". Hung Medien. Retrieved 22 July 2020.