What Time Is It? (album)

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What Time Is It?
Studio album by The Time
Released August 25, 1982
Recorded December 1981 – July 1982
Genre Funk, R&B, pop
Length 38:46
Label Warner Bros.
Producer Morris Day, Prince (as The Starr ★ Company)
The Time chronology
The Time
What Time Is It?
Ice Cream Castle
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

What Time Is It? is a 1982 album by The Time. The album was recorded at Sunset Sound and Prince's home studio in the Minneapolis suburbs. The title of the album comes from an exclamation by Morris Day, which had become the band's catchphrase, appearing frequently on the band's debut album, as well as during live shows.

What Time Is It? produced three singles: "777-9311", "The Walk" and "Gigolos Get Lonely Too".

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Prince, except where noted. 

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Wild and Loose" (Prince and Dez Dickerson) 7:32
2. "777-9311"   7:57
3. "Onedayi'mgonnabesomebody"   2:27
Side two
No. Title Length
4. "The Walk"   9:30
5. "Gigolos Get Lonely Too"   4:40
6. "I Don't Wanna Leave You"   6:30

Singles and chart placings[edit]

  1. "777-9311"
  2. "Grace" (non-album track) – 7" single
  3. "The Walk" – 12" single

  1. "The Walk"
  2. "OnedayI'mgonnabesomebody" – 7" single
  3. "777-9311" – Japan 7" single
  4. "I Don't Wanna Leave You" – 12" single

  1. "Gigolos Get Lonely Too"
  2. "I Don't Wanna Leave You"


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