Don't Say No [30th Anniversary Edition]

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All Music Guide - Eduardo Rivadavia
After turning some heads with his debut, Billy Squier truly arrived with 1981's Don't Say No, which kicks off in spectacular fashion with the triple-opening salvo of "In the Dark," "The Stroke," and "My Kinda Lover" -- all of which become staples on rock radio. The album is a near-perfect example of early-'80s melodic hard rock, and even less enduring (but hardly inferior) rockers such as "You Know What I Like" and "Lonely Is the Night" keep up the intensity. And Squier also finds time for the occasional ballad, like the disarmingly gentle "Nobody Knows." Completists may want to review his mid-'90s double-disc anthology, but as far as studio albums are concerned, ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Eduardo Rivadavia
After turning some heads with his debut, Billy Squier truly arrived with 1981's Don't Say No, which kicks off in spectacular fashion with the triple-opening salvo of "In the Dark," "The Stroke," and "My Kinda Lover" -- all of which become staples on rock radio. The album is a near-perfect example of early-'80s melodic hard rock, and even less enduring (but hardly inferior) rockers such as "You Know What I Like" and "Lonely Is the Night" keep up the intensity. And Squier also finds time for the occasional ballad, like the disarmingly gentle "Nobody Knows." Completists may want to review his mid-'90s double-disc anthology, but as far as studio albums are concerned, Don't Say No is undoubtedly his best. [The 2010 reissue is remastered and adds two tracks: live versions of "My Kinda Lover" and "The Stroke" recorded in 2009.]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/27/2010
  • Label: Shout Factory
  • UPC: 826663121056
  • Catalog Number: 12105
  • Sales rank: 12,544

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 In the Dark (4:10)
  2. 2 The Stroke (3:37)
  3. 3 My Kinda Lover (3:33)
  4. 4 You Know What I Like (2:56)
  5. 5 Too Daze Gone (4:04)
  6. 6 Lonely is the Night (4:41)
  7. 7 Whadda You Want From Me (3:45)
  8. 8 Nobody Knows (4:19)
  9. 9 I Need You (3:52)
  10. 10 Don't Say No (3:24)
  11. 11 My Kinda Lover (8:12)
  12. 12 Stroke (14:08)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Billy Squier Primary Artist, Guitar, Percussion, Piano, Vocals
Bobby Chouinard Drums
Mark Clarke Bass, Background Vocals
Alan St. Jon Synthesizer, Keyboards, Background Vocals
Cary Sharaf Guitar, Soloist
Technical Credits
Billy Squier Composer, Producer
Jon Astley Remastering
Ben Edmonds Liner Notes
George Marino Mastering
Spencer Drate Art Direction
Jeff Palo Producer
Roger Chouinard Archival Materials
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