Do You Wanna Go Party

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Do You Wanna Go Party
Studio album by KC and the Sunshine Band
Released June 1979
Genre Disco
Length 33:03
Label TK
Producer H. W. Casey, Richard Finch
KC and the Sunshine Band chronology
Who Do Ya (Love)
(1978)Who Do Ya (Love)1978
Do You Wanna Go Party
Greatest Hits
(1980)Greatest Hits1980
Singles from Do You Wanna Go Party
  1. "Do You Wanna Go Party" / "Come to My Island"
    Released: 1979
  2. "Please Don't Go" / "I Betcha Didn't Know That"
    Released: July 12, 1979
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau B+[2]

Do You Wanna Go Party is the sixth studio album by the funk and disco group KC and the Sunshine Band. The album was produced by Harry Wayne Casey and Richard Finch and was released in June 1979 on the TK label.


Do You Wanna Go Party contains the group's last number one hit in the US, "Please Don't Go".[3] The title track was a moderate hit, with more success on the R&B chart, reaching the top ten.[citation needed]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Harry Wayne Casey and Richard Finch, except where noted.

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Hooked on Your Love" 3:44
2. "I've Got the Feeling" 3:00
3. "Ooh, I Like It" 5:48
4. "Please Don't Go" 3:43
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
5. "I Betcha Didn't Know That" Frederick Knight, Sam Dees 3:57
6. "Que Pasa?"   4:56
7. "Do You Wanna Go Party"   7:13


Guest musicians

  • Manuel Capote – strings
  • David Chappell – strings
  • Bogdan Chruszcz – strings
  • David Everhart – strings
  • Marguerit Haldeman – strings
  • Roslind Lang – strings
  • Marjorie Lash – strings
  • Stuart McDonald – strings
  • Susan Oltman – strings
  • Robert Phillips – strings
  • Debra Spring – strings
  • Guy Weddle – strings
  • Valerie VonPechy – harp
  • Charles Chalmers – background vocals
  • Sandra Chalmers – background vocals
  • Teri DeSario – background vocals


  1. ^ Henderson, Alex. Do You Wanna Go Party review at AllMusic. Retrieved 2011-10-03.
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert. "Do You Wanna Go Party review". Robert Christgau. Retrieved 2011-10-03. 
  3. ^ "Please Don't Go". Billboard. 

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