Liar (Russ Ballard song)

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Single by Three Dog Night
from the album Naturally
B-side"Can't Get Enough of It"
ReleasedJuly 1971
Length4:36 (album version from "Naturally")
3:04 (edited album version from "Joy To The World")
3:18 (single mix)
Songwriter(s)Russ Ballard
Producer(s)Richard Podolor
Three Dog Night singles chronology
"Joy to the World"
"An Old Fashioned Love Song"

"Liar" is a song written by Russ Ballard of Argent from their 1970 self-titled debut album. It was released as the band's first single, but did not chart.

A version by Three Dog Night was released the following year and was featured on the band's album, Naturally.[1] Danny Hutton delivered the lead vocal and Richard Podolor was the producer.[2] In the U.S., "Liar" reached #7 on the Billboard chart.[3] In Canada, the song peaked at #4 in 1971.[4]

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  1. ^ Three Dog Night, Naturally Retrieved January 31, 2015
  2. ^ Three Dog Night, "Liar" single release Retrieved January 31, 2015
  3. ^ Three Dog Night, "Liar" U.S. Chart Position Retrieved January 31, 2015
  4. ^ "RPM Top 100 Singles - September 11, 1971" (PDF).
  5. ^ Graham Bonnet, "Liar" Chart Position Retrieved January 31, 2015