Foot Loose & Fancy Free

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Foot Loose & Fancy Free
Foot Loose & Fancy Free by Rod Stewart.jpg
Studio album by Rod Stewart
Released 4 November 1977
Recorded 1976–1977
Genre Rock
Length 44:06
Label Riva, Warner Bros.
Producer Tom Dowd
Rod Stewart chronology
A Night on the Town
Foot Loose & Fancy Free
Blondes Have More Fun
Singles from Foot Loose & Fancy Free
  1. "You're in My Heart (The Final Acclaim)"
    Released: 1977
  2. "You're Insane"
    Released: 1977
  3. "Hot Legs"
    Released: 1977
  4. "I Was Only Joking"
    Released: 1978
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 2/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau B−[2]
Rolling Stone (mixed)[3]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide 3/5 stars[4]

Foot Loose & Fancy Free is Rod Stewart's eighth album, released in November 1977 on Riva Records in the UK and Warner Bros in the US.

Track listing[edit]

Side One (Fast Side)

  1. "Hot Legs" (Rod Stewart, Gary Grainger) – 5:14
  2. "You're Insane" (Stewart, Phil Chen) – 4:48
  3. "You're in My Heart (The Final Acclaim)" (Stewart) – 4:30
  4. "Born Loose" (Stewart, Jim Cregan, Grainger) – 6:02

Side Two (Slow Side)

  1. "You Keep Me Hangin' On" (Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland) – 7:28
  2. "(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to Be Right" (Homer Banks, Carl Hampton, Raymond Jackson) – 5:23
  3. "You Got A Nerve" (Stewart, Grainger) – 4:59
  4. "I Was Only Joking" (Stewart, Grainger) – 6:07


Chart positions[edit]

Billboard Music Charts (U.S) - album

Year Album title Chart Position
1978 Foot Loose & Fancy Free Pop Albums 2

Dutch LP Top 50 (The Netherlands)

Year Album title Chart Position
1977 Foot Loose & Fancy Free LP Top 50 3

Kent Music Report (Australia) - album

Year Album title Chart Position
1977 Foot Loose & Fancy Free Australian Kent Music Report Albums Chart 1

Billboard (U.S) - singles

Year Song title Chart Position
1978 "Hot Legs" Pop Singles 28
"I Was Only Joking" Pop Singles 22
"You're In My Heart (The Final Acclaim)" Pop Singles 4


Preceded by
Silk Degrees by Boz Scaggs
Australian Kent Music Report number-one album
28 November 1977 – 29 January 1978
Succeeded by
Simple Dreams by Linda Ronstadt