On the Road to Kingdom Come

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On the Road to Kingdom Come
Harry Chapin - On the Road to Kingdom Come.jpg
Studio album by Harry Chapin
Released October 23, 1976
Recorded 1976
Genre Pop/rock
Length 42:11
Label Elektra
Producer Stephen Chapin, Harry Chapin
Harry Chapin chronology
Greatest Stories Live
(1976)Greatest Stories Live1976
On the Road to Kingdom Come
Dance Band on the Titanic
(1977)Dance Band on the Titanic1977
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]

On the Road to Kingdom Come is the sixth studio album by the American singer-songwriter Harry Chapin, released in 1976. Longer versions of the songs "Corey's Coming" and "If My Mary Were Here" appeared on Chapin's 1979 live album Legends of the Lost and Found. "The Mayor Of Candor Lied" was later covered by Welsh singer-songwriter Martyn Joseph.

Track listing[edit]

Side One

  1. "On the Road to Kingdom Come" – 5:26
  2. "The Parade's Still Passing By" – 3:26
  3. "The Mayor of Candor Lied" (Chapin) – 8:27
  4. "Laugh Man" (Chapin) – 3:36

Side Two

  1. "Corey's Coming" (Chapin) – 5:41
  2. "If My Mary Were Here" (Chapin) – 3:32
  3. "Fall in Love With Him" – 3:54
  4. "Caroline" (Chapin, Chapin) – 3:41
  5. "Roll Down the River" – 4:28



Year Chart Position
1976 Billboard 200 87
Canadian Albums Chart 66