"Weird Al" Yankovic (album)

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"Weird Al" Yankovic
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Album by "Weird Al" Yankovic
Released 1983
Recorded September 14, 1983
Genre Comedy
Length 32 min 59 sec
Record label Scotti Brothers
Producer Rick Derringer
Professional reviews
AMG 3.5/5 link (http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&token=ADFEAEE47D1ED847A47E20E0B11A40DEB561F61A8F1AACD83E284541D1B43844C30E79EC40A6D8B1E8B800E203E3FE2EBB580DCCC8EE56F89064373E8DE4A562285E36&uid=CADMR0410221430&sql=10:uva9kect7q7b~T1)
"Weird Al" Yankovic Chronology
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"Weird Al" Yankovic is the first album by song parodist "Weird Al" Yankovic, released in 1983. (see 1983 in music).

Contents

Track listing

  1. "Ricky" (Adamson, Chapman, Chinn, Daniel, Yankovic) - 2:36
  2. "Gotta Boogie" - 2:14
    • ... on my finger
  3. "I Love Rocky Road" (Yankovic) - 2:36
    • parody of "I Love Rock And Roll" by Joan Jett, about a brand of ice cream
  4. "Buckingham Blues" - 3:13
  5. "Happy Birthday" (Yankovic) - 2:28
    • morbid birthday song about the decay of the human race.
  6. "Stop Draggin' My Car Around" - 3:16
  7. "My Bologna" (Yankovic) - 2:01
  8. "The Check's In The Mail" - 3:13
  9. "Another One Rides The Bus" [live] (Deacon, Yankovic) - 2:40
    • parody of "Another One Bites The Dust" by Queen
  10. "I'll Be Mellow When I'm Dead" - 3:39
  11. "Such A Groovy Guy" - 3:02
  12. "Mr. Frump In The Iron Lung" - 1:54

Personnel

Production

  • Producer: Rick Derringer
  • Engineers: Peter Kelsey, Tony Papa

Charts

Album

Year Chart Position
1983 Pop Albums 139

Singles

Year Single Chart Position
1983 "Ricky" Pop Singles 63
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