Energized

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Energized
Foghat-Energized.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedJanuary 1974
Recorded1973
Genre Blues rock, hard rock
Length39:30
Label Bearsville Records
Producer Tom Dawes
Foghat chronology
Foghat (Rock and Roll)
(1973)
Energized
(1974)
Rock and Roll Outlaws
(1974)

Energized is the third album by the group Foghat. It was released in January 1974 and certified as an RIAA Gold Record in the United States. [1] The album also peaked at #34 on the Billboard 200. [2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic link
Christgau's Record GuideB− [3]

Track listing

  1. " Honey Hush" — 4:19 ( Lou W. Turner)
  2. "Step Outside" — 6:18 ( Dave Peverett, Rod Price, Roger Earl, Tony Stevens)
  3. "Golden Arrow" — 4:03 (Peverett, Price)
  4. "Home in My Hand" — 5:09 (Peverett, Price)
  5. "Wild Cherry" — 5:27 (Peverett, Price, Earl, Stevens, Tom Dawes)
  6. " That'll Be the Day" — 2:33 ( Jerry Allison, Buddy Holly, Norman Petty)
  7. "Fly by Night" — 4:47 (Stevens)
  8. "Nothin' I Won't Do" — 6:54 (Peverett, Price) [4]

The track "Step Outside (Edit)" was released as a single c/w "Maybelline" from the first album, Foghat. [5]

Credits

  • Dave Peverett - guitar & vocals
  • Rod Price - guitar, slide guitar, dobro & vocals
  • Tony Stevens - bass & vocals
  • Roger Earl - drums & percussion
  • Produced by Tom Dawes
  • Coordinated by Tony Outeda
  • Album design by Pacific Eye and Ear [6]

Charts

Chart (1974) Peak
position
Canada Top Albums/CDs ( RPM) [7] 38
US Billboard 200 [8] 34

Certifications

Region Certification Certified units/sales
United States ( RIAA) [9] Gold 500,000^

^ Shipments figures based on certification alone.

References

  1. ^ "American certifications – Foghat – Energized". Recording Industry Association of America. Retrieved 2 April 2020.
  2. ^ "Foghat Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard.com. Retrieved 2 April 2020.
  3. ^ Christgau, Robert (1981). "Consumer Guide '70s: F". Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the Seventies. Robertchristgau.com. Ticknor & Fields. ISBN  089919026X. Retrieved 24 February 2019.
  4. ^ "Energized - Foghat | Songs, Reviews, Credits | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 18 May 2021.
  5. ^ "Foghat - Step Outside (edited version)". 45cat.com. Retrieved 18 May 2021.
  6. ^ "Energized - Foghat | Credits | AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 18 May 2021.
  7. ^ "Top RPM Albums: Issue 4999a". RPM. Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved 22April 2018.
  8. ^ "Foghat Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved 23 March 2015.
  9. ^ "American album certifications – Foghat – Energized". Recording Industry Association of America.