Jersey's Best Dancers

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Jersey's Best Dancers
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Studio album by Lifetime
Released June 10, 1997
Recorded July 1996 & February 1997,
Trax East Studios, New Jersey
Genre Melodic hardcore,[1][2] pop punk,[3][4][5] punk rock[6][7]
Length 23:17
Label Jade Tree
Lifetime chronology
Hello Bastards
(1995)
Jersey's Best Dancers
(1997)
Somewhere in the Swamps of Jersey
(2006)

Jersey's Best Dancers is the third studio album by the New Jersey band Lifetime. It was released on June 10, 1997, and was the band's second LP release on Jade Tree Records.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AbsolutePunk 91%[5]
AllMusic 4/5 stars[6]
Pitchfork 8.5/10[1]
Punknews.org 5/5 stars[7]

The album was included at number 40 on Rock Sound's "The 51 Most Essential Pop Punk Albums of All Time" list.[3] BuzzFeed included the album at number 8 on their "36 Pop Punk Albums You Need To Hear Before You F——ing Die" list.[4]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Turnpike Gates" – 2:20
  2. "Young, Loud, and Scotty" – 1:59
  3. "Francie Nolan" – 2:08
  4. "25 Cent Giraffes" – 2:20
  5. "Hey Catrine" – 2:13
  6. "Bringin' It Backwards" – 1:32
  7. "How We Are" – 1:27
  8. "Theme Song for a New Brunswick Basement Show" – 2:04
  9. "Cut the Tension" – 1:55
  10. "The Truth About Lars" – 1:53
  11. "The Boy's No Good" – 1:12
  12. "The Verona Kings" – 2:08

References[edit]

Citations
Sources
  • Bird, Ryan, ed. (September 2014). "The 51 Most Essential Pop Punk Albums of All Time". Rock Sound. London: Freeway Press Inc. (191). ISSN 1465-0185. 

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