In the Mood (Robert Plant song)

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"In the Mood"
Single by Robert Plant
from the album The Principle of Moments
Released November 1983
Genre Rock
Length 5:19
Label Es Paranza
Writer(s) Robbie Blunt, Paul Martinez, Robert Plant
Robert Plant singles chronology
"Big Log"
"In the Mood"
"Little by Little"

"In the Mood" is a rock song performed by English singer Robert Plant, from his 1983 album The Principle of Moments. As a popular album track it reached number four on the Billboard Top Tracks chart[1] It was later released as a single and entered the Billboard Hot 100 on November 19, 1983, peaking at number 39 in January 1984. It was Plant's second top 40 single as a solo artist, following "Big Log", also from The Principle of Moments.[2] In the UK the single peaked at number 81 on the singles chart.[3]

"In the Mood" was written by Plant, guitarist Robbie Blunt and bassist Paul Martinez.[4] The drummer on the recording is Phil Collins.[5]


  1. ^ "Robert Plant: Billboard Singles". allmusic. Retrieved November 15, 2010. 
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits (8th Edition). Billboard Books. p. 335. ISBN 0-8230-7499-4. 
  3. ^ "Chart Stats - Robert Plant". Archived from the original on December 10, 2012. Retrieved November 15, 2010. 
  4. ^ "Robert Plant: In the Mood". allmusic. Retrieved November 15, 2010. 
  5. ^ Meredith, Bill. "Robert Plant: Biography". allmusic. Retrieved January 26, 2011. 

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