Come an' Get It

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Come an' Get It
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Studio album by
Released11 April 1981
RecordedJuly and September 1980, January 1981
StudioStartling Studios, Tittenhurst Park, Ascot, England
Genre
Length40:24
LabelMirage/Atlantic (North America)
Polydor (Japan)
Liberty (Rest of the world)
ProducerMartin Birch
Whitesnake chronology
Live...in the Heart of the City
(1980)
Come an' Get It
(1981)
Saints & Sinners
(1982)
Singles from Come an' Get It
  1. "Don't Break My Heart Again"
    Released: 1981
  2. "Would I Lie to You"
    Released: 1981
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic2.5/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal7/10[2]

Come an' Get It is the fourth studio album by English hard rock band Whitesnake, released in 1981. It was, at the time, Whitesnake's highest-charting release in the UK, hitting No. 2[3] and being kept off the top spot by Adam and the Ants' Kings of the Wild Frontier.[4]

"Don't Break My Heart Again" and "Would I Lie to You" were released as singles, the former making the UK Top 20.[3]

EMI remastered the CD in 2007, adding six bonus tracks.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Come an' Get It"David Coverdale3:59
2."Hot Stuff"Coverdale, Micky Moody3:22
3."Don't Break My Heart Again"Coverdale4:03
4."Lonely Days, Lonely Nights"Coverdale4:16
5."Wine, Women an' Song"Coverdale, Moody, Bernie Marsden, Neil Murray, Jon Lord, Ian Paice3:45
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
6."Child of Babylon"Coverdale, Marsden4:48
7."Would I Lie to You"Coverdale, Moody, Marsden4:29
8."Girl"Coverdale, Marsden, Murray3:55
9."Hit an' Run"Coverdale, Moody, Marsden3:23
10."Till the Day I Die"Coverdale4:23

Personnel[edit]

Whitesnake[edit]

Production[edit]

Charts[edit]

Certifications[edit]

Country Organization Year Sales
UK BPI 1981 Gold (+ 100,000)[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Whitesnake - Come an' Get It review". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved 25 April 2015.
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (1 November 2005). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 2: The Eighties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. p. 411. ISBN 978-1-894959-31-5.
  3. ^ a b c d e "Whitesnake - Official Charts". Official Charts Company. Retrieved 25 April 2015.
  4. ^ Barton, Geoff (2007). Come an' Get It (CD Booklet). Whitesnake. London: EMI. pp. 8–9.
  5. ^ Pennanen, Timo (2006). Sisältää hitin - levyt ja esittäjät Suomen musiikkilistoilla vuodesta 1972 (in Finnish) (1st ed.). Helsinki: Kustannusosakeyhtiö Otava. p. 263. ISBN 978-951-1-21053-5.
  6. ^ "Album - Whitesnake, Come An' Get It". Charts.de. Media Control Charts. Retrieved 1 May 2015.
  7. ^ "Whitesnake – Come an' Get It (album)". Swedishcharts.com. Media Control Charts. Retrieved 1 May 2015.
  8. ^ "Whitesnake – Come an' Get It (album)". Norwegiancharts.com. Media Control Charts. Retrieved 1 May 2015.
  9. ^ Oricon Album Chart Book: Complete Edition 1970-2005. Roppongi, Tokyo: Oricon Entertainment. 2006. ISBN 4-87131-077-9.
  10. ^ "Come an' Get it Billboard Albums". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved 1 May 2015.
  11. ^ "Search for Artist Whitenake". British Phonographic Industry. Retrieved 26 April 2015.