You've Got to Believe in Something

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You've Got to Believe in Something
Studio album by Spin Doctors
Released May 14, 1996
Recorded 1995 & 1996
Length 55:12
Label Epic
Producer Peter Denenberg,
Danny "Kootch" Kortchmar
Spin Doctors chronology
Turn It Upside Down
You've Got to Believe in Something
Here Comes the Bride
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars [1]
Entertainment Weekly C+ [2]
Rolling Stone 2/5 stars [3]

You've Got to Believe in Something is the third studio album by American rock band Spin Doctors, released in 1996.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Chriss Barron, Aaron Comess, Anthony Krizan, Mark White except as noted. 

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "You've Got to Believe in Something"     4:02
2. "House"   Barron, Comess, Eric Schenkman, White 3:53
3. "Dogs on a Doe"     5:12
4. "I Can't Believe You're Still With Her"     3:44
5. "She Used to Be Mine"   Barron, Comess, Krizan, White, Lewilda Kiner Jr. 3:35
6. "She's Not You"     5:06
7. "To Make Me Blue"     3:33
8. "'bout a Train"   Barron, Comess 5:25
9. "Where Angels Fear to Tread"     4:02
10. "If Wishes Were Horses"     4:29
11. "Sister Sisyphus"   Barron, Comess, White, Christopher Gross, Arnie Lawrence, Jason Richardson 4:06
12. "That's the Way (I Like It)" (Unlisted Bonus Track) (featuring Biz Markie) Harry W. Casey, Richard Finch 5:27

Immediately following the bonus track, a brief passage from "I Can't Believe You're Still With Her" is played over and over on a kazoo as Tommy Chong objects.


Additional Musicians[edit]

  • Kevin Bents - keyboards
  • Biz Markie - vocals
  • John Bush - conga
  • Tommy Chong - kazoo
  • Robin Clarke - background vocals
  • Babi Floyd - background vocals
  • Frank Floyd - background vocals
  • Diva Gray - background vocals
  • Frankie La Rocka - shaker, egg shaker
  • Arnie Lawrence - saxophone
  • Tyra White - bass
  • Bernie Worrell - keyboards


  • Producers: Peter Denenberg, Danny "Kootch" Kortchmar
  • Engineer: Peter Denenberg
  • Assistant engineers: Derrick Garrett, Thom Leinbach, Robert L. Smith, Jr.
  • Mastering: Ted Jensen
  • Photography: Paul LaRaia



Year Single Chart Position
1996 "She Used To Be Mine" UK Singles Chart 55