Naturally (Three Dog Night album)

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Three Dog Night - Naturally.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedNovember 18, 1970
GenreHard rock, pop rock, boogie rock, psychedelic rock
ProducerRichard Podolor
Three Dog Night chronology
It Ain't Easy
Golden Bisquits
Singles from Naturally
  1. "One Man Band"
    Released: November 1970
  2. "Joy to the World"
    Released: February 1971
  3. "Liar"
    Released: June 1971

Naturally is the fifth album by American rock band Three Dog Night, released in 1970. It produced two top ten hits: "Joy to the World" (#1 in February)[1] and "Liar" (#7).[2] "One Man Band" reached the top 20 (#19).[3] The only original by the band is the instrumental "Fire Eater".

Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars link
Rolling Stone(not rated) link
Tom HullB[4]

Track listing[edit]

Side one[edit]

  1. "I Can Hear You Calling" (Pentti Glan, Roy Kenner, Hugh Sullivan, Domenic Troiano) – 2:56
  2. "One Man Band" (Billy Fox, January Tyme, Thomas Jefferson Kaye) – 2:51
  3. "I'll Be Creeping" (Andy Fraser, Paul Rodgers) – 3:31
  4. "Fire Eater" (Mike Allsup, Jimmy Greenspoon, Joe Schermie, Floyd Sneed) – 3:55
  5. "Can't Get Enough of It" (Jimmy Miller, Steve Winwood) – 2:53

Side two[edit]

  1. "Sunlight" (Jesse Colin Young) – 3:48
  2. "Heavy Church" (Alan O'Day) – 3:38
  3. "Liar" (Russ Ballard) – 3:53
  4. "I've Got Enough Heartache" (Mike Kellie, Gary Wright) – 3:59
  5. "Joy to the World" (Hoyt Axton) – 3:40




AlbumBillboard (United States)

Year Chart Position
1971 Pop Albums 14[5]

SinglesBillboard (United States)

Year Single Chart Position
1971 "One Man Band" Pop Singles 19
"Joy to the World" (3:17 alternate mix) Black Singles 46
Pop Singles 1
"Liar" (3:24 alternate mix) Pop Singles 7


Region Certification Certified units/sales
United States (RIAA)[6] Gold 500,000^

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone
double-daggersales+streaming figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ Three Dog Night, "Joy to the World" Chart Positions Retrieved February 16, 2015
  2. ^ Three Dog Night, "Liar" Chart Positions Retrieved February 16, 2015
  3. ^ Three Dog Night, "One Man Band" Chart Positions Retrieved February 16, 2015
  4. ^ Hull, Tom (November 2013). "Recycled Goods (#114)". A Consumer Guide to the Trailing Edge. Tom Hull. Retrieved June 20, 2020.
  5. ^ Three Dog Night, Naturally Chart Position Retrieved February 16, 2015
  6. ^ "American album certifications – Three Dog Night – Naturally". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved February 14, 2019. If necessary, click Advanced, then click Format, then select Album, then click SEARCH.