Points on the Curve

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Points on the Curve
Studio album by Wang Chung
Released July 1983 (UK)
16 January 1984 (US)
Recorded Abbey Road Studios, 1983
Genre New wave, pop rock
Length 43:15
Label Geffen
Producer Chris Hughes, Ross Cullum
Wang Chung chronology
Huang Chung
(1982)
Points on the Curve
(1984)
To Live and Die in L.A.
(1985)
Singles from Points on the Curve
  1. "Dance Hall Days"
    Released: 1984
  2. "Don't Let Go"
    Released: 1984
  3. "Don't Be My Enemy"
    Released: 1984
  4. "Wait"
    Released: 1984

Points on the Curve is Wang Chung's second album and first album since changing their name from Huang Chung and switching from Arista to the Geffen record label. It reached #30 on the Billboard 200 album charts on 14 July 1984 and features the #1 dance single "Dance Hall Days" and includes the hit singles: "Don't Let Go", "Don't Be My Enemy" and "Wait".

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Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Jack Hues, except where noted.

Geffen Records LP: GHS 4004[edit]

Geffen Records Cassette: M5G 4004[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Dance Hall Days"     3:59
2. "Wait"     4:25
3. "True Love"   Hues, Nick Feldman 3:51
4. "The Waves"   Hues, Darren Costin, Feldman 4:29
5. "Look at Me Now"     4:37
Total length:
21:20
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Don't Let Go"   Hues, Feldman 4:22
2. "Even If You Dream"   Hues, David Burnand 4:11
3. "Don't Be My Enemy"   Hues, Costin, Feldman 4:23
4. "Devoted Friends"     4:09
5. "Talk It Out"   Hues, Feldman 4:50
Total length:
21:55

Geffen Records CD: GED 04004[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Dance Hall Days"     3:59
2. "Wait"     4:25
3. "True Love"   Hues, Nick Feldman 3:51
4. "The Waves"   Hues, Darren Costin, Feldman 4:29
5. "Look at Me Now"     4:37
6. "Don't Let Go"   Hues, Feldman 4:22
7. "Even If You Dream"   Hues, David Burnand 4:11
8. "Don't Be My Enemy"   Hues, Costin, Feldman 4:23
9. "Devoted Friends"     4:09
10. "Talk It Out"   Hues, Feldman 4:50
Total length:
43:15

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1984) Peak position
U.S. Billboard 200 30
U.K. Top 75 Albums 34
  • Year end charts
  • US: #59 (1984)

Personnel[edit]