Liar (Russ Ballard song)

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"Liar"
Single by Three Dog Night
from the album Naturally
B-side"Can't Get Enough of It"
ReleasedJuly 1971
Recorded1970
GenreRock
Length4:36 (album version from "Naturally")
3:04 (edited album version from "Joy To The World")
3:18 (single mix)
LabelDunhill
Songwriter(s)Russ Ballard
Producer(s)Richard Podolor
Three Dog Night singles chronology
"Joy to the World"
(1971)
"Liar"
(1971)
"An Old Fashioned Love Song"
(1971)
"Joy to the World"
(1971)
"Liar"
(1971)
"An Old Fashioned Love Song"
(1971)

"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 featured on the trio's album, Naturally.[1] The song was produced by Richard Podolor.[2]

In the U.S., "Liar" reached #7 on the Billboard chart.[3] In Canada, the song peaked at #14 in 1971.[4]

Other versions[edit]

References[edit]

  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. ^ Three Dog Night, "Liar" Canada Chart Position Retrieved January 31, 2015
  5. ^ Graham Bonnet, "Liar" Chart Position Retrieved January 31, 2015