Wango Tango (song)

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"Wango Tango"
Single by Ted Nugent
from the album Scream Dream
Released 1980
Genre Hard rock
Length 4:50
Label Epic Records
Writer(s) Ted Nugent

Wango Tango is a song written and recorded by US hard rock musician Ted Nugent.[1] The song peaked on the Billboard Hot 100 at #86.[2] One of Nugent's best known songs, it's been a staple of his live performances for many years.

Allmusic reviewer Bret Adams has praised the song as "addictive" and "wickedly catchy", also marking it as an 'album pick' for being one of the best tracks of parent album Scream Dream.[3] However, it was ranked seventh on Guitar World 's list of the "100 Worst Guitar Solos".[4]

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (1980) Peak
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 86

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Scream Dream". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-03-13. 
  2. ^ ""Wango Tango" . Charts & Awards > Billboard Singles". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-03-13. 
  3. ^ Bret Adams. "Scream Dream - Ted Nugent | Songs, Reviews, Credits". AllMusic. Retrieved 2016-10-17. 
  4. ^ "100 Worst Guitar Solos". Guitar World. Retrieved 2012-03-13. 

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