For the lyrics see All I Really Want (lyrics)
"All I Really Want"
File:All I Really Want single cover.jpg
Single by Alanis Morissette
from the album Jagged Little Pill
Released December 1995 (US)
December 1996 {UK)
February 1997 (Australia)
Format CD single
Genre Post-grunge
Length 4:44
Label Maverick
Writer(s) Alanis Morissette, Glen Ballard
Producer Glen Ballard
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"All I Really Want" is a song written by Alanis Morissette and Glen Ballard, and produced by Ballard for Morissette's third album Jagged Little Pill (1995). In the United States it was released as the album's third single in 1995 (see 1995 in music), and outside the U.S. it was released as the album's sixth and final single in 1996 (see 1996 in music). The song was one of the first written for Jagged Little Pill and originated from a song called "The Bottom Line", which was the first song Morissette wrote with Glen Ballard.

The single peaked at number fourteen on the U.S. Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart, number forty in Australia and number fifty-nine on the UK Singles Chart in December 1996.

Music videoEdit

It had no official video, but there was a promo video that contained footage from concerts and the videos for "You Oughta Know" and "Hand in My Pocket".

Track listingEdit

1. All I Really Want 4:42
2. Ironic - Live from Sydney 4:34
3. Hand In My Pocket - Live from Brisbane 4:34

On TourEdit

As of 2006, Morissette opens most of her concerts with the song.


Chart (1995) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 Airplay 65
U.S. Billboard Hot Modern Rock Tracks 14
Chart (1996) Peak
Canadian Singles Chart 2
U.K. Singles Chart 59
Australian Singles Chart 40