38 Special (album)

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38 Special
Studio album by 38 Special
Released May 1977[1]
Recorded 1977
Genre Southern rock
Length 40:47
Label A&M
Producer Dan Hartman
38 Special chronology
38 Special
(1977)
Special Delivery
(1978)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars link

38 Special is the first album by the southern rock band, 38 Special, released in 1977 on A&M, their first of many for the label. It was remastered and reissued on the Lemon record label in 2003.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Long Time Gone"   Barnes, Carlisi, Lyons, Van Zant 4:02
2. "Fly Away"   Barnes, Carlisi, Lyons, Van Zant 5:15
3. "Around and Around"   Berry 3:27
4. "Play a Simple Song"   Carlisi, Van Zant 3:13
5. "Gypsy Belle"   Barnes, Carlisi, Van Zant 4:58
6. "Four Wheels"   Barnes, Carlisi, Van Zant 4:41
7. "Tell Everybody"   Barnes, Van Zant 4:09
8. "Just Hang On"   Barnes, Carlisi, Van Zant 5:00
9. "I Just Wanna Rock & Roll"   Barnes, Van Zant, Carlisi 5:56

Personnel[edit]

38 Special[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]

  • Lani Groves – vocals, background vocals
  • Carl Hall – vocals, background vocals
  • Joslyn Brown – vocals, background vocals
  • Terry Emery – percussion, piano
  • Dan Hartman – piano, vocals
  • Kenny Lyons – bass guitar

Production[edit]

  • Produced by Dan Hartman
  • Recorded, engineered and mixed by Dave Still (at "The School House")
  • Mastered by Greg Calbi (at Sterling Sound in New York City)

Charts[edit]

Album – Billboard (North America)

Year Chart Position
1977 Pop Albums 148

References[edit]

  1. ^ "38 Special - 38 Special". Super Seventies. Retrieved May 15, 2011.