The Whole World's Goin' Crazy

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The Whole World's Goin' Crazy
April Wine - The Whole World's Goin' Crazy.jpg
Studio album by April Wine
Released September 1976 (September 1976)
Genre Rock
Length 39:13
Label Aquarius, London
Producer Myles Goodwyn
April Wine chronology
Stand Back
(1975)Stand Back1975
The Whole World's Goin' Crazy
(1976)
Forever for Now
(1977)Forever for Now1977
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars [1]

The Whole World's Goin' Crazy is the fifth studio album by Canadian rock band April Wine, released in September 1976 (See 1976 in music).[1][2] With the release of this album Steve Lang had replaced Jim Clench on bass. It reached #1 in Canada on the RPM national album chart on May 8, 1976,[3] and remained there for two weeks.[4] The album was the first in Canadian history to have platinum advanced sales orders.[5][6][7][8][9]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Myles Goodwyn unless otherwise noted.

Canadian release[edit]

  1. "Gimme Love" (M. Goodwyn, Hovaness "Johnny" Hagopian) – 4:00
  2. "So Bad" – 3:26
  3. "Wings of Love" – 4:51
  4. "We Can be More than We Are" (M. Goodwyn, J. Henman) - 3:29
  5. "Rock n' Roll Woman" – 3:44
  6. "Shotdown" – 3:39
  7. "Like a Lover, Like a Song" – 5:12
  8. "Kick Willy Road" – 3:22
  9. "The Whole World's Goin' Crazy" – 2:40

U.S. release[edit]

  1. "Gimme Love" (M. Goodwyn, Hovaness "Johnny" Hagopian)
  2. "Child's Garden"
  3. "Rock n' Roll Woman"
  4. "Wings of Love"
  5. "Marjorie"
  6. "So Bad"
  7. "Shotdown"
  8. "Like a Lover, Like a Song"
  9. "Kick Willy Road"
  10. "The Whole World's Goin' Crazy"

Personnel[edit]

Guest musician

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "The Whole World's Goin' Crazy - April Wine". AllMusic.com. Retrieved 2010-05-27. 
  2. ^ Strong, Martin C. "The Great Metal Discography." Canongate Books Ltd. Edinburgh, Scotland. 1998. p. 19.
  3. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada - May 8, 1976". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2012-01-15. 
  4. ^ "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada - May 15, 1976". Collectionscanada.gc.ca. Retrieved 2012-01-15. 
  5. ^ "Quintessential Canadian rockers April Wine to be inducted to Canadian Music Hall of Fame". JunoAwards.ca. Retrieved 2010-05-27. 
  6. ^ "Canadian Music Week 2009". CMW.net. Archived from the original on February 11, 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-09. 
  7. ^ "AllMusic - April Wine - Biography". AllMusic.com. Retrieved 2009-10-09. 
  8. ^ "CBC News - Nova Scotia - April Wine added to Canadian Hall of Fame". CBC.ca. 2010-02-09. Retrieved 2010-05-27. 
  9. ^ "Live in London - April Wine - Amazon.ca, Music". Amazon.ca. Retrieved 2009-10-09.