Let's Make a New Dope Deal

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Let's Make a New Dope Deal
Studio album by Cheech & Chong
Released 1980
Genre Comedy
Length 44:25
Label Warner Bros./ WEA
Cheech & Chong chronology
Up in Smoke
Let's Make a New Dope Deal
Get Out of My Room
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Let's Make a New Dope Deal is a 1980 comedy album recorded by Cheech & Chong. Originally released on LP, 8-track and cassette in 1980, the long out-of-print album was finally released on CD on November 15, 2005, along with another long-awaited out-of-print (since the early 1990s) album, Sleeping Beauty.

A single for "Bloat On", a parody of "Float On" by R&B group The Floaters was released with a non-album B-side entitled "Just Say 'Right On'" with a picture sleeve depicting animated overweight versions of Cheech and Chong. This was originally released in 1977 on the Ode label, which had switched distribution from A&M to Epic, and was produced by Lou Adler. The rest of the album may have been recorded shortly before filming began for Up In Smoke, with then-current references to Peter Frampton, punk rock, and Star Wars noticeable during some of the routines.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Queer Wars" 4:21
2. "Disco Disco" 3:11
3. "China Town" 5:55
4. "Rainbow Bar & Grill" 2:40
5. "Bloat On" 5:00
Side 2
No. Title Length
1. "Dork Radio" 4:36
2. "Let's Make a New Dope Deal" 5:34
3. "Acupuncture" 5:03
4. "Moe Money / Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer" 5:20
5. "17th American Tour" 3:02