Back to Front (Gilbert O'Sullivan album)

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Back To Front
Studio album by Gilbert O'Sullivan
Released 1972
Genre Folk, pop
Length 35:47
Label MAM
Producer Gordon Mills
Gilbert O'Sullivan chronology
Himself
(1971)
Back to Front
(1972)
I'm a Writer, Not a Fighter
(1973)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]

Back to Front is the second studio album by singer/songwriter Gilbert O'Sullivan from 1972. Union Square Music re-released it on February 21, 2012 on Salvo label in part of the "Gilbert O'Sullivan - A Singer & His Songs" Collection.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Gilbert O'Sullivan

  1. "Intro" - 0:21
  2. "I Hope You'll Stay" – 2:28
  3. "In My Hole" – 2:46
  4. "Clair" – 3:02
  5. "That's Love" – 3:02
  6. "Can I Go With You" – 2:46
  7. "But I'm Not/Outro" – 2:34
  8. "I'm In Love With You" – 4:25
  9. "Who Was It?" – 2:31
  10. "What Could Be Nicer (Mum, the Kettle's Boiling)" – 3:06
  11. "Out of the Question" – 3:01
  12. "The Golden Rule" – 2:37
  13. "I'm Leaving" - 2:34
  14. "Outro" – 0:33

Bonus tracks on the 2012 remaster[edit]

  1. "Alone Again (Naturally)" - 3:41
  2. "Save It" (b-side of "Alone Again (Naturally)") - 2:46
  3. "Ooh-Wakka-Doo-Wakka-Day" - 2:49

Chart positions[edit]

Chart Year Peak
position
UK Albums Chart[2] 1973 1

Production[edit]

  • Gilbert O'Sullivan – vocals
  • Arranged By Frank Barber & Johnnie Spence
  • Produced By Gordon Mills
  • Engineer: Peter Rynston

References[edit]

  1. ^ allmusic review
  2. ^ "Number 1 Albums – 1970s". The Official Charts Company. Archived from the original on 9 February 2008. Retrieved 10 June 2011. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Slayed? by Slade
UK Albums Chart
number-one album

20 January 1973 - 27 January 1973
Succeeded by
Slayed? by Slade