Three Lock Box

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Three Lock Box
Three Lock Box.jpg
Studio album by Sammy Hagar
Released November 30, 1982
Recorded 1982
Genre Hard rock
Length 39:10
Label Geffen Records
Producer Keith Olsen
Sammy Hagar chronology
Standing Hampton
(1981)
Three Lock Box
(1982)
Live 1980
(1983)

Three Lock Box is Sammy Hagar's seventh solo album, with appearances by Loverboy's Mike Reno, Journey's Jonathan Cain and Mr. Mister's Richard Page. His only top 20 solo hit, "Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy", reached #13 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1983 and #3 on the Billboard Rock Albums chart.[1]

Song information[edit]

  • The lyrics to the title track presented a story with a more philosophical bent: "It's got to do with deep sea diving, when you look for a buried treasure. The ultimate treasure would be a sunken treasure with three locks on it, because that means it was the most valuable stuff that the queen had on that ship. And you need three different guys with keys to open it, that way no one could steal it. So a 'Three Lock Box' to me is within yourself. If you unlock the treasure of your physical, and your mental and your spiritual potential - those three in balance - you are a real human being and almost godly." [2]
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Track listing[edit]

  1. "Three Lock Box" (Sammy Hagar) - 3:22
  2. "Remote Love" (Hagar) - 3:54
  3. "Remember the Heroes" (Jonathan Cain, Hagar) - 5:58
  4. "Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy" (Hagar) - 3:30
  5. "In the Room" (Hagar) - 3:42
  6. "Rise of the Animal" (Hagar) - 5:30
  7. "I Wouldn't Change a Thing" (Hagar) - 3:19
  8. "Growing Up" (Hagar) - 3:16
  9. "Never Give Up" (Keith Olsen, Alan Pasqua) - 3:14
  10. "I Don't Need Love" (Bill Church, Hagar, David Lauser, Gary Pihl) - 3:08

Personnel[edit]

Band[edit]

Guests[edit]

  • Jonathan Cain – keyboards and backing vocals on "Remember the Heroes"
  • Mike Reno – vocals on "Remember the Heroes"

Additional personnel[edit]

Singles[edit]

  • "Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy" b/w "I Don't Need Love" - US (Geffen 7-29816)
  • "Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy" b/w "I Don't Need Love" - Spain (Geffen GEF A-3043)
  • "Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy" b/w "I Don't Need Love" - Holland (Geffen A-3043)
  • "Your Love Is Driving Me Crazy" b/w "I Don't Need Love" - US (Geffen PRO-A-1086)
  • "Never Give Up" b/w "Fast Times At Ridgemont High" - US (Geffen 7-29718)
  • "Never Give Up" b/w "Rise of the Animal"/"Three Lock Box" - US (Geffen PRO-A-2008)

Releases[edit]

  • Geffen Records (US LP): GHS 2021
  • Geffen Records (Japan): 25AP 2485
  • Geffen Records (Holland): GEF 25254
  • Geffen Records (US CD): 2021-1
  • MCA Victor (Japan): MVCG-21005

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Billboard Magazine" (PDF). Jan 15, 1983: 18. Retrieved 14 December 2016. 
  2. ^ Hagar, Sammy. Rockline. April 14, 1994