Rock On! (Del Shannon album)

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Rock On!
Rock On! (Del Shannon album).jpg
Studio album by Del Shannon
Released October 1, 1991 (1991-10-01)
Genre Rock, Rock 'n' Roll
Label Silvertone
Producer Jeff Lynne, Mike Campbell
Del Shannon chronology
Drop Down and Get Me
(1982)Drop Down and Get Me1982
Rock On!
(1991)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3.5/5 stars

Rock On! is the 12th studio album by American rock singer Del Shannon, released posthumously in 1991. Shannon returned to the studio after a long hiatus, collaborating with Jeff Lynne of the Electric Light Orchestra, Mike Campbell, Tom Petty, other members of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, and Richard Greene. Shannon committed suicide on February 8, 1990, and the album was completed for release on October 1, 1991.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Del Shannon, except where noted.

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Walk Away"Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty, Shannon3:37
2."Who Left Who?" 3:20
3."Are You Lovin' Me Too" 3:14
4."Callin' Out My Name" 3:44
5."I Go to Pieces" 3:59
6."Lost in a Memory" 3:35
7."I Got You (The Birds' Song)" 3:41
8."What Kind of Fool Do You Think I Am?"Ray Whitley3:15
9."When I Had You" 4:17
10."Let's Dance" 3:31

Personnel[edit]

  • Del Shannon - vocals, guitar
  • Jeff Lynne - guitar, keyboards, bass, backing vocals
  • Mike Campbell - guitar, keyboards, bass, backing vocals
  • Tom Petty - guitar, backing vocals
  • Benmont Tench - accordion, organ, piano
  • Howie Epstein - backing vocals
  • Phil Jones - drums, backing vocals
  • Richard Greene - fiddle
  • Phil Hatton - backing vocals
  • Randy Jones - backing vocals
  • Andrew Williams - backing vocals
  • David Williams - backing vocals
  • David Campbell - string arrangement

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