Bread & Butter (album)

Bread & Butter is the debut album by The Newbeats and was released in 1964. It reached #56 on the Billboard 200.[2]

Bread & Butter
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Studio album by
Released1964
GenrePop rock
Length26:20
LabelHickory 120
The Newbeats chronology
Bread & Butter
(1964)
Big Beat Sounds by The Newbeats
(1965)
Singles from Bread & Butter
  1. "Bread and Butter"/"Tough Little Buggy"
    Released: July 1964
  2. "Everything's Alright"/"Pink Dally Rue"
    Released: October 1964
  3. "So Fine"/"Top Secret"
    Released: 1967
  4. "Thou Shalt Not Steal"/"Great Balls of Fire"
    Released: June 1969
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars[1]

Four singles were released from the album with three of the singles charting in the United States: "Bread and Butter" reached #2,[3] "Everything's Alright" reached #16,[4] and "Thou Shalt Not Steal" reached #128.[5]

Track listingEdit

  1. "Bread and Butter" – 1:58 (Larry Parks/Jay Turnbow)
  2. "Bye Bye Love" – 2:53 (Felice and Boudleaux Bryant)
  3. "The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)" – 2:05 (Rudy Clark)
  4. "There Oughta Be a Law (Bout the Stuff I Saw)" – 2:20 (Louis "Dean" Mathias/Marcus F. Mathis/Tress Redmon)
  5. "So Fine" – 2:25 (Johnny Otis)
  6. "Pink Dally Rue" – 1:57 (Don Gant/Norris Wilson)
  7. "Everything's Alright" – 2:10 (John D. Loudermilk)
  8. "A Patent on Love" – 2:03 (Larry Henley)
  9. "I'm Blue (The Gong Gong Song)" – 2:17 (Ike Turner)
  10. "Tough Little Buggy" – 2:23 (Dave Allen)
  11. "Thou Shalt Not Steal" – 1:59 (Loudermilk)
  12. "Ain't That Lovin' You Baby" – 1:50 (Jimmy Reed)

ChartsEdit

Chart (1964) Peak
position
Billboard Top LPs 56
Singles
Year Single Chart Position
1964 "Bread and Butter" Billboard Hot 100 2
UK Singles Chart 15
Australia 8
Canada 1
"Everything's Alright" Billboard Hot 100 16
Australia 53
Canada 6
1969 "Thou Shalt Not Steal" Billboard Hot 100 128

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