Cha Cha (album)
|Live album by|
|Recorded||Relight Cafe, the Pinge à Linge, the Pedo Ville & the Too Far Gone Discotheque|
|Genre||Rock and roll, blues|
|Producer||Herman Brood & His Wild Romance|
|Herman Brood & His Wild Romance chronology|
|Singles from Cha Cha|
Cha Cha is the first live album by Dutch rock and roll and blues group Herman Brood & His Wild Romance. The album produced one single, "Still Believe." On the Dutch album chart, the album reached #2 on 13 January 1979, and stayed on the chart for 18 weeks. The album was certified gold in 1979.
Cha Cha is also the name of a movie filmed in 1979 with Herman Brood, Nina Hagen, and Lene Lovich, whose soundtrack was released separately on LP, also called Cha Cha. In the movie, he marries Nina Hagen; in reality they had a brief affair.
All tracks composed by Herman Brood; except where noted.
|1.||"Hit"||Brood, Pé Hawinkels, Dany Lademacher||1:34|
|2.||"Too Slow"||Brood, Dany Lademacher||2:27|
|4.||"Still Believe"||Bertus Borgers, Paul Smeenk||3:10|
|5.||"True Fine Mama"||Richard Penniman||1:50|
|6.||"Rock & Roll Junkie"||2:30|
|7.||"One More Dose"||Brood, Hugo Sinzheimer||3:40|
|9.||"Dope Sucks"||Brood, Dany Lademacher||2:40|
|12.||"Can't Stand It"||Lou Reed||2:08|
The single "Still Believe" (with "Jilted" on the B-side) reached #15 in the Dutch Top 50 on 30 December 1978, and stayed on the chart for ten weeks. The single draws interest in Germany and France also.
- Herman Brood - piano, keyboard, vocals
- Monica Tjen Akwoei - vocals
- Bertus Borgers - saxophone
- Freddy Cavalli - bass
- Josee van Iersel - vocals
- Danny Lademacher - guitar
- Cees Meerman - drums
- Robin Freeman - sound engineer
- Anton Corbijn - photography
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- "Herman Brood & his wild romance - Cha cha". NVPI. Retrieved 2009-04-09.[permanent dead link]
- "Herman Brood & His Wild Romance - Saturday Night". GfK - Dutchcharts.nl. Retrieved 2009-04-09.