Boogie Child

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"Boogie Child"
Single by Bee Gees
from the album Children of the World
A-side "Children of the World"
B-side "Lovers"
"Children of the World" (UK alternate version)
Released January 1977
Format 7" single, 45rpm single, 12" single
Recorded 6 May 1976
Le Studio, Quebec, Canada
Genre Disco, funk
Length 4:14
Label RSO
Writer(s) Barry, Robin & Maurice Gibb
Producer(s) Bee Gees, Albhy Galuten, Karl Richardson
Bee Gees singles chronology
"Love So Right"
(1976)
"Boogie Child"
(1977)
"Edge of the Universe (Live)"
(1977)
Children of the World track listing
Side one
  1. "You Should Be Dancing"
  2. "You Stepped Into My Life"
  3. "Love So Right"
  4. "Lovers"
  5. "Can't Keep a Good Man Down"
Side two
  1. "Boogie Child"
  2. "Love Me"
  3. "Subway"
  4. "The Way It Was"
  5. "Children of the World"

"Boogie Child" is the third hit single from The Bee Gees 1976 platinum album Children of the World, released in the US in early 1977. The song peaked at no. 12 on the Billboard Hot 100 as an A-side and was then used as the B-side of the single "Children of the World" in the U.K. It was the last song recorded by the Bee Gees for their album Children of the World.

Live performances[edit]

In 1976, before the release of the single, the Bee Gees performed it at their concert at The Forum, Los Angeles which appears on their first concert album Here at Last... Bee Gees... Live released in May 1977.

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1977) Peak
position
Canada (CHUM)[1] 13
Canada (RPM MOR Playlist)[2] 43
Canada (RPM Top Singles)[3] 9
Italy (FIMI)[4] 5
New Zealand (Recorded Music NZ)[5] 13
US Billboard Hot 100[6] 12
US Billboard Hot Soul Singles[6] 31

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