Tag: 1979

Saturday 12am ET: Feature LP: #1 The Knack – Get The Knack (1979)

Get the Knack is the debut album by the Knack, released in June 1979. At the time, the album was one of the most successful debuts in history, selling over one million copies in less than two months and spending five weeks at number one on the Billboard 200 album chart. The lead single from the album, “My Sharona”, was number one on the Billboard Hot 100 for six weeks and number one on Billboard’s Top Pop Singles of 1979 year end chart. The follow-up single, “Good Girls Don’t,” followed “My Sharona” to #1 on the Canadian Singles Chart, and reached #11 in the U.S.

“Let Me Out” – 2:20
“Your Number or Your Name” – 2:57
“Oh Tara” – 3:04
“(She’s So) Selfish” – 4:30
“Maybe Tonight” – 4:00
“Good Girls Don’t” – 3:07
“My Sharona” – 4:52
“Heartbeat” – 2:11
“Siamese Twins (The Monkey and Me)” – 3:25
“Lucinda” – 4:00
“That’s What the Little Girls Do” – 2:41
“Frustrated” – 3:51