Down for the Count

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Down for the Count
Studio album by Y&T
Released November 9, 1985
Recorded 1985
Genre Hard rock, heavy metal, glam metal
Length 40:49
Label A&M
Producer Kevin Beamish
Y&T chronology
Open Fire
(1985)
Down for the Count
(1985)
Contagious
(1987)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.0/5 stars[1]

Down for the Count is the seventh studio album by American hard rock/heavy metal band Y&T, released in 1985 through A&M Records. It contains the band's biggest hit "Summertime Girls", which charted at #55 on the Billboard Hot 100. This song had initially appeared as the lone studio track on the band's live album, Open Fire, released earlier in the year.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Y&T except where indicated.

  1. "In the Name of Rock" – 5:32
  2. "All American Boy" (Dave Robbins, Van Stephenson) – 2:24
  3. "Anytime at All" – 4:32
  4. "Anything for Money" – 3:22
  5. "Face Like an Angel" – 4:36
  6. "Summertime Girls" – 3:28
  7. "Looks Like Trouble" – 4:07
  8. "Your Mama Don't Dance" (Kenny Loggins, Jim Messina) – 2:50
  9. "Don't Tell Me What to Wear" – 4:02
  10. "Hands of Time" – 6:11

Personnel[edit]

  • Dave Menikettivocals, guitar
  • Joey Alves – guitar, vocals
  • Phil Kennemore – bass, vocals
  • Leonard Haze – drums, percussion, cymbals
  • Randy Nichols - keyboards
  • John Nymann - vocals
  • Tony Platt - remixing
  • Steffen Presley - keyboards
  • Claude Schnell - keyboards
  • Chuck Beeson - art direction
  • Mark Weiss - photography
  • Neon Park - illustrations
  • Donald Krieger - design
  • Adam Day - guitar
  • Geoff Gillespie - A&R
  • Nigel James - production coordination
  • Bill Costa - vocals
  • Jeff Gold - art direction
  • Bruce Barris - engineer
  • Kevin Beamish - producer, engineer

Singles[edit]

Year Single Chart Position
1985 "Summertime Girls" Hot 100 55

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