Runaway with Del Shannon

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Runaway with Del Shannon
Runaway (Del Shannon song) single cover.jpg
Studio album by Del Shannon
Released June 1961
Genre Rock and roll
Length 28:55
Label BigTop
Producer Embee Productions
Del Shannon chronology
Runaway with Del Shannon
(1961)
Hats Off to Del Shannon
(1962)Hats Off to Del Shannon1962
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars

Runaway with Del Shannon is the 1961 debut album by American rock 'n' roll singer-songwriter Del Shannon. It was released shortly after and contains Shannon's best-known hit, "Runaway". It is regarded by critics as helping bridge the period between early rock and the British Invasion.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Del Shannon, except where noted.

Side One
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Misery" Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman 1:57
2. "Daydreams"   2:12
3. "His Latest Flame" Pomus, Shuman 2:20
4. "The Prom"   2:20
5. "The Search"   2:25
6. "Runaway" Max Crook, Shannon 2:20
Side Two
No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "I Wake Up Crying" Burt Bacharach, Hal David 2:00
2. "Wide Wide World" Pomus, Shuman 2:01
3. "I'll Always Love You"   2:13
4. "Lies"   2:35
5. "He Doesn't Care"   2:09
6. "Jody" Crook, Shannon 2:23

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