My First Time Around

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My First Time Around
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Studio album by
Released1968
GenreFunk, soul [1]
LabelAtco
ProducerBrad Shapiro, Steve Alaimo
Betty Wright chronology
''My First Time Around''
(1968)
I Love The Way You Love
(1972)
Singles from My First Time Around
  1. "Girls Can't Do What the Guys Do"
    Released: 1968
  2. "He's Bad, Bad, Bad"
    Released: 1968

My First Time Around is the 1968 debut LP by Betty Wright. The album was recorded when Wright was 14 years old.[2] It includes the Top 40 hit single "Girls Can't Do What the Guys Do".[3]

Track listing[edit]

Side one
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Girls Can't Do What the Guys Do"Clarence Reid & Willie Clarke2:04
2."Funny How Love Grows Cold"Clarence Reid & Willie Clarke2:51
3."I'm Gonna Hate Myself In The Morning"Dale Ward & Arthur Alexander2:11
4."Circle of Heartbreak"Betty Wright2:58
5."Sweet Lovin' Daddy"Clarence Reid & Willie Clarke2:25
6."Cry Like a Baby"Dan Penn & Spooner Oldham2:34
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Watch Out Love"Brad Shapiro, Betty Wright & Willie Clarke2:41
2."He's Bad, Bad, Bad"Clarence Reid & Willie Clarke2:22
3."I Can't Stop My Heart"Jackie Avery3:24
4."I'm Thankful"Steve Alaimo, Sam Cooke & J. W. Alexander2:03
5."The Best Girls Don't Always Win"Clarence Reid3:08
6."Just You"Sonny Bono3:06

Personnel[edit]

[1]

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[3]

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