Wicked Wonderland (album)

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Wicked Wonderland
Wicked Wonderland.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 2, 2009 (Europe)
October 6, 2009 (US)
GenreHeavy metal
LabelearMusic/Edel (Europe)
JLRG Entertainment (US)
ProducerLita Ford, Jim Gillette, Greg Hampton
Lita Ford chronology
Greatest Hits Live!
Wicked Wonderland
Living Like a Runaway
Professional ratings
Review scores
Chronicles of Chaos3.5/10 stars[2]

Wicked Wonderland is the seventh studio album by American rock-musician Lita Ford and her first of new material in almost 15 years.

Ford said about the album: "Everybody has their own 'Wicked Wonderland'. It's a place where you can do whatever you want and get as freaky as you feel. These songs are my version of that - they're all about my life…well, the parts that happen when the kids are in bed and my husband and I get into the boudoir."(...)"This is definitely the heaviest stuff I’ve ever recorded. I've evolved and matured as a person and so has my music. It’s lyrically very real."[3] In her 2016 memoir, Ford disowned the album. [4]

In October, 2009 the album also was released as limited edition vinyl LP, with modified track listing (without two last songs as well as with different track order) and different artwork.[5]

In popular culture[edit]

The track "Betrayal" is one of the 108 songs that appear in the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 video game, Brütal Legend, to which Lita also contributed her likeness and voice to the character "Rima, Queen of the Zaulia".[6] The track is featured as background music for one of the cutscenes in the game's story mode, and can be played on the in-game radio once unlocked.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks are written by Lita Ford and Greg Hampton.

2."Piece (Hell Yeah)"3:41
3."Patriotic S.O.B."4:32
4."Scream 4 Me"3:57
6."Wicked Wonderland"3:50


  • Lita Ford - vocals, guitars, producer
  • Jim Gillette - vocals, producer, engineer, mixing
  • Greg Hampton - guitars, bass, keyboards, producer, mixing
  • Stet Howland, Chris Collier - drums
  • Jeremy Mackenzie - engineer, mixing
  • Maor Appelbaum - mastering
  • Piggy D. - art direction, design, photography
  • Tyler Clinton - photography
  • Hazmat Design- art direction, design, typography, styling


  1. ^ Jurek, Thom. "Lita Ford - Wicked Wonderland review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2014-07-17.
  2. ^ Kalis, Quentin. "Lita Ford - Wicked Wonderland". Chronicles of Chaos. Retrieved 2014-07-17.
  3. ^ "LITA FORD Invites The World Into Her 'Wicked Wonderland'". Blabbermouth.net. June 29, 2009. Retrieved 2014-07-17.
  4. ^ Ford, Lita (2016). Living Like A Runaway. USA: Dey St. pp. 227–228. ISBN 978-0-06-227064-1.
  5. ^ "LITA FORD: 'Wicked Wonderland' Vinyl To Feature Different Artwork". Blabbermouth.net. August 12, 2009. Retrieved 2014-07-17.
  6. ^ "LITA FORD Talks Upcoming Album, 'Brütal Legend' Game". Blabbermouth.net. July 8, 2009. Retrieved 2014-07-17.