John Cougar - American Fool mp3
|1||Hurts So Good|
Written-By – G. M. Green
Written-By – Jeff Silbar, Joe New
|4||Hand To Hold On To||3:24|
Written-By – Larry Crane
|7||Jack And Diane||4:16|
Written-By – G. M. Green
|9||Can You Take It||3:30|
|RVL 7501||John Cougar||American Fool (LP, Album, 53-)||Riva||RVL 7501||US||1982|
|RVL4 7501||John Cougar||American Fool (Cass, Album, Dol)||Riva||RVL4 7501||Canada||1982|
|RVL 7501||John Cougar||American Fool (LP, Album, RE, 180)||Riva||RVL 7501||US||2016|
|57004||John Cougar||American Fool (LP, Album)||WEA||57004||Australia||1982|
|U 57004||John Cougar||American Fool (LP, Album)||WEA||U 57004||Portugal||1982|
- Producer – Don Gehman, John Cougar Mellencamp
- Written-By – John Cougar Mellencamp (tracks: A1, A3 to B4)
Track order differs from LP.
- Rights Society: BIEM
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Riva Records, Inc.
- Copyright (c) – Riva Records, Inc.
- Marketed By – WEA Records S.A., Greece
- Distributed By – WEA Records S.A., Greece
American Fool is the fifth studio album by John Mellencamp, released under the stage name John Cougar in 1982. The album was his commercial breakthrough, holding the No. 1 position on the Billboard album chart for nine weeks. According to a 1983 article in the Toledo Blade, the song Danger List originated when Mellencamp heard his guitarist Larry Crane playing some chords in a basement rehearsal room. I turned on the tape recorder and sang 30 verses, Mellencamp explained. I just made them up. Songs in album John Cougar Mellencamp - American Fool 1982. John Cougar Mellencamp - Hurts So Good. John Cougar Mellencamp - Jack & Diane. John Cougar Mellencamp - Hand to Hold on To. John Cougar Mellencamp - Danger List. John Cougar Mellencamp - Can You Take It. John Cougar Mellencamp - Thundering Hearts. John Cougar Mellencamp - China Girl. John Cougar Mellencamp - Close Enough. John Cougar M. American Fool Remastered. John Cougar. Rock 1982. This is a scrappy version of classic rock n roll, built around storytelling lyrics and guitar-centered tunes that harkened back to Dylan and the Stones. The playful Hurts So Good became the albums first hit, but it was the small-town-romance theme of Jack & Diane that truly defined the albums sensibility. Mellencamps raspy, Indiana-accented vocals breathe life into hi. John Cougar American Fool Album on Vinyl My Album Wishlist, if you want to help this channel, feel free to buy an album off my Wishlist that will be delivered to me so I can add as one my videos. Hurts So Good is a song by American singer-songwriter John Mellencamp, then performing under the stage name John Cougar. The song was a number two hit on the Billboard Hot 100 for the singersongwriter. It was the first of three major hit singles from his 1982 album American Fool. Weekly chart history for the John Cougar album American Fool along with track listing and links to charting singles from the album. American Fool. Release Date: April 12, 1982. Track List: 1. Hurts So Good 2. Jack & Diane 3. Hand To Hold On To 4. Danger List 5. Can You Take It 6. Thundering Hearts 7. China Girl 8. Close Enough 9. Weakest Moments 10. Chart information for: John Mellencamp. Chart History. Chart Date. American Fool stayed on top of the album chart for a couple months. The LP would end up going platinum five times. Although Mellencamp wasnt fully satisfied with his songwriting on American Fool, he was thrilled to reap the rewards of success. One of those was the ability to begin reclaiming his actual name. If Mellencamp isn't crazy about American Fool, listeners sure have been. It remains his only No. 1 album and his bestseller followed closely by 1985s Scarecrow. Meanwhile, Jack & Diane is pr. John Cougar Mellencamp cant help it. All he has to do is open his mouth and out oozes insincerity, the snake oil of patent imitations of Bruce Springsteen and Bob Seger. Or for good measure, hell pour on a little Tom Petty or Graham Parker. The engine is a tight, unpretentious Indiana band, and Cougar, who produced American Fool with engineer Don Gehman, seldom lets it idle. Guitarists Larry Crane and Mike Wanchic know how to raise a ruckus, and drummer Ken Aronoff is good at interrupting it with an authoritative thump. No extra chrome clutters the arrangements, which are so stripped down that even the simplest touches are telling. American Fool is a music album by John Cougar released in 1982. American Fool is ranked 4,919th in the overall chart, 747th in the 1980s, and 80th in the year 1982. John Cougar - American Fool CD - PolygramBMG 814 993-2 M-1 Condition: Very Good. Time left: 9m 24s Ships to: Worldwide. SLIN 3164. American Fool Tonto Americano LP, Album. WEA International Inc. Riva 2. Vender esta versão. RV 8-7501. American Fool 8-Trk, Album. These two songs are the only true keepers on American Fool, but the rest of the record works better than his previous material because his band is tighter than ever before, making his weaker moments convincing. Besides, songs like Hand to Hold On To and China Girl, for all their faults, do indicate that his sense of craft is improving considerably