A Place in the Sun (Pablo Cruise album)

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A Place in the Sun
Studio album by Pablo Cruise
Released 1977
Genre Pop/Rock
Length 40:02
Label A&M
Producer Bill Schnee
Pablo Cruise chronology
Lifeline
(1976)
A Place in the Sun
(1977)
Worlds Away
(1978)

A Place in the Sun is the third album by the California soft rock group Pablo Cruise. The album marked an entrance into the mainstream for the band, and the first single from the album, "Whatcha Gonna Do?" reached number 6 on the Pop Singles charts. The title track, "A Place in the Sun" was the second and less successful single on the album, reaching number 42, but remains the favorite among many fans of the band today.[1] The track "Raging Fire" was released as the B-side of "I Go to Rio" in 1978.[2] This was the group's last album with original bassist Bud Cockrell, who left the band after its release.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "A Place in the Sun" (Cockrell/Lerios) – 4:44
  2. "Whatcha Gonna Do?" (Jenkins/Lerios) – 4:17
  3. "Raging Fire" (Jenkins/Lerios) – 4:41
  4. "I Just Wanna Believe" (Lerios) – 4:15
  5. "Tonight My Love" (Lerios) – 3:53
  6. "Can't You Hear the Music?" (Lerios/Price) – 4:07
  7. "Never Had a Love" (Jenkins/Lerios) – 5:08
  8. "Atlanta June" (Jenkins/Price) – 4:08
  9. "El Verano" (Cockrell/Jenkins/Lerios/Price) – 4:40

Personnel[edit]

Performers

Production

References[edit]

  1. ^ allmusic ((( Pablo Cruise > Discography > Main Albums )))
  2. ^ Billboard - 29 Oct 1977 - Page 52 "52 DOOBIE BROTHERS PABLO CRUISE Forum, Los Angeles The pairing of these two acts Oct. 16 was both a compatible and ... Guitarist Dave Jenkins paced the rhythms and captured the spotlight on the acoustic "Raging Fire " "