Leif Garrett (album)

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Leif Garrett
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Studio album by Leif Garrett
Released July 22, 1977
Recorded January–February 1977
Studio Atlantic Studios, New York City, New York
Genre Pop, rock
Length 25:40
Label Atlantic
Producer Michael Lloyd for Mike Curb Productions
Leif Garrett chronology
Leif Garrett
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Singles from Leif Garrett
  1. "Surfin' USA"/"Special Kind of Girl"
    Released: August 1977
  2. "Runaround Sue"/"I Wanna Share a Dream with You"
    Released: October 1977
  3. "Put Your Head on My Shoulder"/"Kari"
    Released: February 1978
  4. "The Wanderer"/"Love on the Run"
    Released: April 1978
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Leif Garrett is the debut studio album by American singer-actor Leif Garrett, released in 1977 by Atlantic. Garrett had recorded the album at Atlantic Studios while staying in New York City, and released the album at the age of 15.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "The Wanderer" (Ernie Maresca) 2:41
2. "California Girls" (Mike Love/Brian Wilson) 2:27
3. "Put Your Head on My Shoulder" (Paul Anka) 2:45
4. "I Wanna Share a Dream With You" (Michael Lloyd) 2:15
5. "Johnny B. Goode" (Chuck Berry) 2:32
6. "Runaround Sue" (Dion DiMucci/Maresca) 2:26
7. "That's All" (Alan Brandt/Bob Haymes) 3:01
8. "Bad to Me" (John Lennon/Paul McCartney) 2:49
9. "Special Kind of Girl" (Roger Atkins/John D'Andrea/Lloyd) 2:34
10. "Surfin' USA" (Berry/Wilson) 2:10



  • Michael Lloyd – producer, mixing
  • Humberto Gatica – engineer, mixing
  • John D'Andrea – arranger
  • John Rosenberg – director
  • Sid Sharp – director


Chart (1977) Peak
US Pop 37
Year Single Chart Position
1977 "Surfin' USA" AUS 2
US Pop 20
"Runaround Sue" AUS 8
US Pop 13
GER 19
US AC 48
1978 "Put Your Head
on My Shoulder
AUS 24
US Pop 58
"The Wanderer" US Pop 49


  1. ^ Leif Garrett at AllMusic
  2. ^ "Leif Garrett, Leif Garrett Personnel". Retrieved December 12, 2016.