Born a Lion

Born A Lion is the debut album by Canadian rock band Danko Jones. The album debuted at #51 on the Canadian Albums Chart.

Born a Lion
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Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 23, 2002
GenreHard rock
LabelBad Taste Records
ProducerDanko Jones
Danko Jones chronology
I'm Alive and On Fire
Born a Lion
We Sweat Blood
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic4/5 stars[1]

Tara Maclean sings backing vocals on track "Love is Unkind".

Track listingEdit

  1. "Play the Blues" – 2:51
  2. "Lovercall" – 2:53
  3. "Sound of Love" – 3:50
  4. "Papa" – 3:14
  5. "Soul on Ice" – 3:27
  6. "Word Is Bond" – 3:45
  7. "Way to My Heart" – 3:12
  8. "Caramel City" – 3:17
  9. "Get Outta Town" – 1:56
  10. "Suicide Woman" – 3:19
  11. "Love Is Unkind" – 4:16

Bonus tracksEdit

  1. "The Rules"
  2. "My Time is Now"

Liner notesEdit

Produced by Bill Bell and Danko Jones.
Engineered by Matt DeMatteo. 1-8 mixed by Vic Florencia, 9-11 mixed By Alfio Annibalini. Recorded at Presence Sound in Toronto.
Mixed at Iguana Recording Studios. Mastered at Metalworks by Brett Zilahi.
Additional recording done at Soleil Studios.
All photos by and artwork by
All songs written and performed by Danko Jones.
Additional Sounds: Bill Bell.
Backing vocals on "Love is Unkind": Tara Maclean.
Tara Maclean appears courtesy of Nettwerk.
Backing vocals on "Caramel City": Cantabile Chorale.[2]


  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "Discography | Danko Jones - Official Website". Danko Jones. 2010-05-12. Retrieved 2012-01-17.