Messin' with the Boys

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Messin' with the Boys
Studio album by Cherie & Marie Currie
Released 1980
Recorded 1979, 1980
Genre rock, hard rock, alternative rock
Length 41:11
Label Capitol [Re-released Renaissance Records]
Producer Jai Winding
Cherie & Marie Currie chronology
Beauty's Only Skin Deep (Cherie Currie)
Messin' With The Boys
Young and Wild
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Messin' with the Boys is the second post-Runaways album by Cherie Currie, released in 1980. For this album Currie worked with her twin sister Marie. Their band was called Cherie and Marie Currie. Their song "Since You Been Gone" made it to 95 on US charts. Messin' with the Boys was re-released in 1997 with seven bonus tracks, including "Cherry Bomb", a song Cherie recorded with The Runaways.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Messin' with the Boys" (Joey Brasler, M. Ruth) – 3:47
  2. "Since You Been Gone" (Russ Ballard) – 3:41
  3. "I Just Love the Feeling" (Cherie Currie, Bobby Kimball) – 4:32
  4. "All I Want" (John Batdorf, Sue Sheridan) – 3:40
  5. "Overnight Sensation (Hit Record)" (Eric Carmen) – 5:01
  6. "Elaine" (David Paich) – 3:20
  7. "This Time" (Billy Bizeau) – 6:08
  8. "Wishing Well" (John Bundrick, Simon Kirke, Paul Kossoff, Paul Rodgers, Tetsu Yamauchi) – 3:27
  9. "Secrets" (Cherie Currie, Michelle Winding) – 2:26
  10. "We're Through" (Joey Brasler) – 5:13

1997 bonus tracks

  1. 11"Kamakazee Lover" (J. Brasler, S. Crane)
  2. 12"I Surrender" (Russ Ballard)
  3. 13"Prisoner" (D. Paich, D. Williams)
  4. 14"You're A Baby" (J. Brasler, B. Berkowitz)
  5. 15"Tough Break" (S. Dunscombe-Lynch, L. Whitman)
  6. 16"Always The Last To Know" (J. Brasler, Cherie Currie)
  7. 17"Cherry Bomb" (Joan Jett, Kim Fowley)
Year Single US charts Album
1979 "Since You Been Gone" 95 Messin' with the Boys



  • Producer: Jai Winding
  • Assistant producer: Michele Winding


  1. ^ Boldman, Gina. "Cherie & Marie Currie Mellin' With The Boys review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 23 September 2011.