Dancing Undercover

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Dancing Undercover
Studio album by Ratt
Released August 9, 1986 (1986-08-09)
Recorded Village Recorder, Los Angeles. California
Genre Glam metal, heavy metal, hard rock
Length 34:55
Label Atlantic
Producer Beau Hill
Ratt chronology
Invasion of Your Privacy
Dancing Undercover
Reach For the Sky
Singles from Dancing Undercover
  1. "Dance"
    Released: 1986
  2. "Body Talk"
    Released: 1986
  3. "Slip of the Lip"
    Released: 1987
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Dancing Undercover is Ratt's third full length album. It was produced by Beau Hill. The album contained the hit single/video "Dance", as well as "Body Talk", which was used on the soundtrack for Eddie Murphy's film, The Golden Child, and the third release, "Slip of the Lip". It charted at #26 on Billboard's Album Chart and #14 on Rolling Stone's Album Chart. The album is certified Platinum.

Opening acts on this tour included Poison, Cinderella, Cheap Trick, [2]Queensrÿche and Vinnie Vincent Invasion.

Track listing[edit]

Side One[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Dance"   Robbin Crosby, Stephen Pearcy, Warren DeMartini, Beau Hill 4:17
2. "One Good Lover"   Crosby, Pearcy 3:06
3. "Drive Me Crazy"   Crosby, DeMartini, Pearcy, Bobby Blotzer 3:42
4. "Slip of the Lip"   DeMartini,Pearcy, Juan Croucier 3:15
5. "Body Talk"   DeMartini,Pearcy,Croucier 3:44

Side Two[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Looking for Love"   Crosby, Pearcy, Croucier 3:09
2. "7th Avenue"   DeMartini, Pearcy, Croucier 3:11
3. "It Doesn't Matter"   Pearcy, Croucier 3:08
4. "Take a Chance"   DeMartini, Pearcy, Croucier 4:00
5. "Enough Is Enough"   DeMartini, Pearcy, Crosby, Croucier 3:23


Band members
  • Beau Hill - producer, engineer
  • Michael O'Reilly, Jim Faraci - engineers
  • Jimmy Hoyson - assistant engineer
  • Stephen Benben - digital editing and sequencing
  • Ted Jensen - mastering at Sterling Sound, New York


Country Certification Date Sales certified
U.S. Platinum February 26, 1987 1,000,000


  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ http://www.setlist.fm/setlist/cheap-trick/1986/cedar-rapids-coliseum-cedar-rapids-ia-13dfa139.html

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