Invasion of Your Privacy

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Invasion of Your Privacy
Studio album by Ratt
Released June 13, 1985
Recorded 1985
Studio Rumbo Recorders, Canoga Park, California and Atlantic Studios, New York City
Genre Heavy metal, glam metal
Length 36:02
Label Atlantic
Producer Beau Hill
Ratt chronology
Out of the Cellar
(1984)Out of the Cellar1984
Invasion of Your Privacy
Dancing Undercover
(1986)Dancing Undercover1986
Singles from Invasion of Your Privacy
  1. "Lay It Down" / "Got Me on the Line"
    Released: June 1985
  2. "You're in Love" / "Between the Eyes"
    Released: August 1985
  3. "What You Give Is What You Get" / "Between the Eyes"
    Released: January 1986 (Japan only)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars[1]
Metal Storm (8.9/10)[2]
Martin Popoff 7/10 stars[3]
Rolling Stone (mixed)[4]

Invasion of Your Privacy is the second album by American heavy metal band Ratt. It was released in 1985 and featured the singles "Lay It Down", "You're in Love" and "What You Give Is What You Get". Beau Hill produced the album, and the cover-model is Playboy model Marianne Gravatte, who also made an appearance in the "Lay It Down" music video.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "You're in Love" Stephen Pearcy, Croucier 3:12
2. "Never Use Love" Pearcy 3:54
3. "Lay It Down" Robbin Crosby, Pearcy, DeMartini, Croucier 3:23
4. "Give It All" Robbin Crosby, Pearcy 3:19
5. "Closer to My Heart" Robbin Crosby, Pearcy 4:30
Side two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
6. "Between the Eyes" Pearcy, DeMartini 3:54
7. "What You Give Is What You Get" Croucier 3:47
8. "Got Me on the Line" Robbin Crosby, Pearcy 3:04
9. "You Should Know by Now" Robbin Crosby, Pearcy, Croucier 3:29
10. "Dangerous but Worth the Risk" Pearcy, DeMartini, Croucier 3:30






Country Organization Year Sales
USA RIAA 2000 2x Platinum (+ 2,000,000)[9]


  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Ratt - Invasion of Your Privacy review". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved June 15, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Ratt - Invasion of Your Privacy". Metal Storm. January 3, 2006. Retrieved June 16, 2015. 
  3. ^ Popoff, Martin (November 1, 2005). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 2: The Eighties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. ISBN 978-1-894959-31-5. 
  4. ^ Holmes, Tim (September 12, 1985). "Album Reviews: Ratt - Invasion of Your Privacy". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on October 2, 2007. Retrieved June 15, 2015. 
  5. ^ "Invasion of Your Privacy Billboard Albums". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved June 17, 2015. 
  6. ^ "Top Albums/CDs - Volume 42, No. 21, August 03 1985". Library and Archives Canada. August 3, 1985. Retrieved May 16, 2015. 
  7. ^ a b c "Ratt - Official Charts". Official Charts Company. Retrieved June 17, 2015. 
  8. ^ a b c d "Ratt: Album & Song Chart History". Retrieved May 25, 2010. 
  9. ^ "RIAA Searchable Database: search for Ratt". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved June 14, 2015. 

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