HONKIN' ON BOBO
NOTE: Limited edition package includes a
Aerosmith harmonica keychain.
March 30, 2004
Sony 87025 (standard), 92079 (limited edition)
12 tracks, 43 min 49 sec
|Tracks||Written/Year of Original||Length|
|01.Road Runner||(Ellas McDaniel aka Bo Diddley, 1959)||3:44|
|02.Shame Shame Shame||(Rueben Fisher,Kenyon Hopkins)||2:15|
|03.Eyesight To The Blind||(Sonny Boy Williamson, 1951)||3:24|
|04.Baby, Please Don't Go||(Joseph Lee Williams, 1944)||3:10|
|05.Never Loved A Girl||(Ronny Shannon)||3:13|
|06.Back Back Train||(Fred McDowell, c1964)||4:23|
|07.You Got To Move||(Rev.Gary Davis,Fred McDowell c1964)||5:31|
|08.The Grind||(S.Tyler, J.Perry.M.Frederiksen)||3:47|
|09.I'm Ready||(Willie Dixon, 1954)||4:13|
|10.Temperature||(Joel Michael Cohen,Walter Jacobs)||2:51|
|11.Stop Messin'Around||(Clifford Adams,Peter Alan Green)||4:30|
|12.Jesus Is On The Main Line||(Traditional:Arranged by Fred McDowell)||2:48|
Track 12 appeared on the 1964 album: Fred McDowell And The Hunter's Chapel Singers: Amazing Grace
All songs produced by Tyler, Perry
with Jack Douglas except "Baby, Please Don't Go" and "Stop Messin'
Original copyright title of Track 5 is "I Never Loved A Man"
Notes: Original slated for release in September 2003 and then (as per article in late June) January 2004. Album title was detailed in an article dated July 9th, 2003.
Album formats: LP(vinyl), CD and
cassette (Sony 87025)
North American version of the CD is a multi-session CD with CD Extra content that allows you to see bonus online video footage which comes in two video parts allowing you to see footage of the band recording and making the album. In case of issues, goto:
Week 3: (21/4) : Soundscan Top 200 week, sales were down 22.5% *
Week 9 (2./6): Soundscan Top 200 week,
sales were up 9%
1, 43, 14 (5, 17 Ltd Ed): Both versions in top
5 at same time.
Nine Lives and Just Push Play received both Gold
and Platinum RIAA certification 4 and 8 weeks respectively
|JAPAN||Released: March 31,
Sony SICP 565 (standard), SICP 566 (Limited Edition)
Same listing as above except carries additional track: track 13 is "Jaded" (Album version). Similar in concept to that of the album "Just Push Play" which carried "I Don't Want To Miss A Thing".
The strategy of adding "Jaded" is that the track was used on Special Magic Coca Cola adverts in Asia/Japan (2004).
Taiwanese Slipcase (front picture)
|Europe||Released: March 29,
Ireland: 60 (1 week)
* entered charts 2 weeks later
Eurochart: 24, 43, 52, 59, 9, 100 (6 weeks)
The European album is a
standard CD with no CD Extra content. Goto:
|UK||Released: March 29,
Sony 5154472 (std) Sony (special package)
|Australia||Released: April 5,
2004 Sony 5154472000
|Entered in ARIA Album charts at 59.|
United World Chart (Global) : 7, 12, 14, 19, 23, 25, 35 (7 weeks)
|Baby, Please Don't Go|
|Written by: Joesph Lee Williams|
|New single released off the album as
has been debuted during various TV opportunies etc during 2003 and
played during the Rocksimas Maximus tour.
"Road Runner" at one stage had been considered as a possible single.
|Released to US radio -
Billboard Mainstream Rock Charts: 31, 13, 12, 7, 9, 9, 8, 10, 10, 9, 12, 18, 21, 25, 28, 33, 35, 39 (18 weeks)
Video released to MTV: originally
detailed as May 10th. Premiered on May 20th.
REST OF THE WORLD
UK PROMO 1 track promo single SAMPCS 13960 1 (3:24)
|JAPAN||To be released as a maxi-single on
March 31, 2004
Japanese 2 track promo is coupled with Jaded.
Top 40: Mr Heartbreaker: No14,12, 16
|The Making of Honkin' On Bobo|
Unsure of the current state of this product. Originally listed with a Sony catalogue number in Japan in early March 2004.
Joe Perry talked in late 2003 about the masses of video footage they took during the recording of the album and detailed they might make it available as a bonus DVD with the CD or something along those lines.
REST OF THE WORLD
Release Date: Originally detailed March 31, 2004 -
Catalogue Number: SIBP 40
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