Cry Wolf (Laura Branigan song)

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"Cry Wolf"
Laura Branigan - Cry Wolf.png
Single by Laura Branigan
from the album Touch
Released 1988
Format
Genre Pop rock
Length 4:49
Label Atlantic
Songwriter(s) Jude Johnstone
Producer(s) David Kershenbaum
Laura Branigan singles chronology
"Power of Love"
(1987)
"Cry Wolf"
(1988)
"Come into My Life"
(1988)

"Power of Love"
(1987)
"Cry Wolf"
(1988)
"Come into My Life"
(1988)

"Cry Wolf" is a song originally recorded by American pop singer Laura Branigan, released as the third single from her 1987 album Touch. It was written by singer-songwriter Jude Johnstone who later recorded the song herself for her 2002 debut album. Stevie Nicks recorded a cover in 1989 for The Other Side of the Mirror.

Track listings[edit]

7" single[1]
No.TitleLength
1."Cry Wolf"4:49
2."Whatever I Do"4:01
7" single (Europe)[2]
No.TitleLength
1."Cry Wolf"4:49
2."Touch"4:06

Personnel[edit]

  • Laura Branigan – lead vocals, background vocals
  • David J. Holman – engineer, mixer
  • Jude Johnstone – composer
  • David Kershenbaum – producer
  • Bob Marlette – arrangements, keyboards, guitars, drum programming
  • John Nelson – guitars
  • Kim Scharnberg – string arrangement
  • Carlos Vega – drums

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1988) Peak
position
Australia (Kent Music Report)[3] 98

Cover versions[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Laura Branigan - Cry Wolf (Vinyl, 7-89121) at Discogs". Discogs. Retrieved December 4, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Laura Branigan - Cry Wolf (Vinyl, 789 173-7) at Discogs". Discogs. Retrieved December 4, 2013. 
  3. ^ Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992 (Illustrated ed.). St. Ives, N.S.W.: Australian Chart Book. p. 45. ISBN 0-646-11917-6.  N.B. the Kent Report chart was licensed by ARIA between mid-1983 and June 1988.

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