Move It On Over (album)

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Move It on Over
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Studio album by George Thorogood and the Destroyers
Released November 1978
Recorded Dimension Sound Studios, Boston
Genre Blues rock, boogie rock
Length 38:07
Label Rounder
Producer Ken Irwin
George Thorogood and the Destroyers chronology
George Thorogood & The Destroyers
(1977)
Move It On Over
(1978)
Better Than the Rest
(1979)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Robert Christgau (B)[2]

Move It On Over is the second album by George Thorogood and the Destroyers released by Rounder Records in 1978. The album contains no original material. Its title track, Hank Williams' "Move It On Over," received major FM radio airplay when released, as did the Bo Diddley cover, "Who Do You Love?"

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Move It On Over" (Hank Williams) – 4:16
  2. "Who Do You Love?" (Ellas McDaniel) – 4:15
  3. "The Sky Is Crying" (Elmore James, Morgan Robinson) – 5:09
  4. "Cocaine Blues" (T.J. Arnall) – 2:48
  5. "It Wasn't Me" (Chuck Berry) – 3:54
  6. "That Same Thing" (Willie Dixon) – 3:05
  7. "So Much Trouble" (Brownie McGhee) – 3:15
  8. "I'm Just Your Good Thing" (James Moore) – 3:29
  9. "Baby Please Set a Date" (Homesick James Williamson) – 4:42
  10. "New Hawaiian Boogie" (Elmore James) – 4:34

Personnel[edit]

  • George Thorogood - guitar, vocals
  • Billy Blough - bass
  • Jeff Simon - drums, vocals
  • Uncle Meat Pennington - tambourine and maracas

Chart positions[edit]

Album[edit]

Album chart positions are taken from Billboard magazine.

Chart Peak
position
U.S. Pop Albums 33

References[edit]

  1. ^ Move It On Over at AllMusic
  2. ^ "CG: George Thorogood and the Destroyers". Robert Christgau. Retrieved 2012-03-01.