UB40 (album)

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UB40
Studio album by UB40
Released 11 July 1988
Genre Reggae
Length 41:22
Label DEP International
Producer UB40
UB40 chronology
The Best of UB40 – Volume One
(1987)
UB40
(1988)
Labour of Love II
(1989)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Los Angeles Times 2.5/4 stars[2]
Robert Christgau B+[3]

UB40 is the eighth album by UB40, released on the DEP International label in 1988. This album contained the hit single "Breakfast in Bed" with Chrissie Hynde, which reached No. 6 in the UK charts.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Dance With the Devil" – 5:43
  2. "Come Out to Play" – 3:15 *
  3. "Breakfast in Bed" – 3:21 *
  4. "You're Always Pulling Me Down" – 4:02
  5. "I Would Do For You" – 5:36 *
  6. "'Cause It Isn't True" – 2:58
  7. "Where Did I Go Wrong" – 3:52 *
  8. "Contaminated Minds" – 4:48
  9. "Matter of Time" – 3:22
  10. "Music So Nice" – 3:41
  11. "Dance with the Devil (Reprise)" – 2:16

UK Singles *

Cover versions[edit]

In 1989, "Where Did I Go Wrong" was covered on Bosnian language by Dino Merlin's former Bosnian group Merlin, with lyrics "Mjesečina", from their fourth studio album Nešto lijepo treba da se desi.

References[edit]

  1. ^ UB40 (album) at AllMusic
  2. ^ Hochman, Steve (6 November 1988). "No 'Wine,' Same Beat". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 6 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Christgau, Robert. "CG: UB40". RobertChristgau.com. Retrieved 6 June 2013.