I Want Candy (album)

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Not to be confused with The Strangeloves album of the same name.
I Want Candy
Bow Wow Wow I Want Candy.jpg
Compilation album by Bow Wow Wow
Released May 1982
Recorded 1981–1982
Genre New wave
Label RCA
Bow Wow Wow chronology
Teenage Queen
I Want Candy
When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]

I Want Candy is a compilation album by new wave group Bow Wow Wow, issued by RCA Records in 1982. It featured production and remixes by Bow Wow Wow and Kenny Laguna of Joan Jett & the Blackhearts fame. The cover photography was by Jim Varriale.

The album peaked at number 123 on the Billboard 200.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Dave Barbarossa, Leigh Gorman, Malcolm McLaren and Matthew Ashman; except where indicated

  1. "I Want Candy" (Bert Berns, Bob Feldman, Jerry Goldstein, Richard Gottehrer) - 2:43
  2. "Baby, Oh No" (Annabella Lwin, Dave Barbarossa, Leigh Gorman, Matthew Ashman) - 2:44
  3. "Louis Quatorze" - 2:48
  4. "Cowboy" (Dave Barbarossa, Leigh Gorman, Matthew Ashman, Pierre Grillet, Stephane Pietri) - 3:30
  5. "Mile High Club" - 3:26
  6. "Go Wild in the Country" - 5:21
  7. "Jungle Boy" - 5:12
  8. "El Boss Dicho" (Dave Barbarossa, Leigh Gorman, Matthew Gorman) - 2:10
  9. "(I'm a) TV Savage" - 2:35
  10. "King Kong" - 2:18