Caught Up in You
|"Caught Up in You"|
|Single by 38 Special|
|from the album Special Forces|
|Released||April 19, 1982|
|Format||7" (45 rpm)|
|Recorded||June 23, 1981|
|Writer(s)||Don Barnes, Jeff Carlisi, Jim Peterik|
"Caught Up in You" is the first single released from Southern rock band 38 Special's 1982 album, Special Forces. It became the band's first number-one single on the Billboard Top Tracks rock chart. It also became one of the band's two top ten pop hits, reaching number ten on the Billboard Hot 100. Their other Top 10 single, "Second Chance", reached #6 in 1989.
Notable cover versions of the song include a pop rock/power pop version by American band We The Kings, which they released in 2010 as a part of the multi-artist collaboration album Punk Goes Classic Rock.
The song is included as one of the on-disc tracks in the video game Rock Band 4.
|U.S. Billboard Hot 100||10|
|U.S. Top Tracks (Billboard)||1|
- Special Forces album entry in Discogs entry for 38 Special.
- Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 8th Edition (Billboard Publications), page 629.
- "The Girl in the Video: “Caught Up in You” (1982)". Retrieved 22 June 2016.