UB40 (album)

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UB40
UB40 (1988 album).jpg
Studio album by UB40
Released 11 July 1988
Genre Reggae
Length 41:22
Label DEP International
Producer UB40
UB40 chronology
The Best of UB40 – Volume One
(1987)The Best of UB40 – Volume One1987
UB40
(1988)
Labour of Love II
(1989)Labour of Love II1989
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Los Angeles Times 2.5/4 stars[2]
Robert Christgau B+[3]

UB40 is the eighth album by British reggae band UB40, released on the DEP International label in 1988. This album contained the hit single "Breakfast in Bed" with Chrissie Hynde, which reached No. 6 in the UK charts.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Dance With the Devil" – 5:43
  2. "Come Out to Play" – 3:15 *
  3. "Breakfast in Bed" – 3:21 *
  4. "You're Always Pulling Me Down" – 4:02
  5. "I Would Do For You" – 5:36 *
  6. "'Cause It Isn't True" – 2:58
  7. "Where Did I Go Wrong" – 3:52 *
  8. "Contaminated Minds" – 4:48
  9. "Matter of Time" – 3:22
  10. "Music So Nice" – 3:41
  11. "Dance with the Devil (Reprise)" – 2:16

UK Singles *

Cover versions[edit]

In 1989, "Where Did I Go Wrong" was covered on Bosnian language by Dino Merlin's former Bosnian group Merlin, with lyrics "Mjesečina", from their fourth studio album Nešto lijepo treba da se desi.

References[edit]

  1. ^ UB40 at AllMusic
  2. ^ Hochman, Steve (6 November 1988). "No 'Wine,' Same Beat". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 6 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Christgau, Robert. "CG: UB40". RobertChristgau.com. Retrieved 6 June 2013.