Holiday (Nazareth song)

"Holiday" is a song by Nazareth from their 1980 album Malice in Wonderland. The song reached #87 on the Billboard Hot 100,[1] their only charting song apart from Love Hurts. The music video features the arcade game "Super Road Champions"[citation needed]. The song has also appeared on the 2002 compilation album "Nazology: Best of Nazareth".[2] Allmusic's Donald Guarisco gave of positive review of the song in his review of the Malice in Wonderland album.[3]

"Holiday"
Single by Nazareth
from the album Malice in Wonderland
B-side"Talkin' About Love"
Released1980
Genre
Length3:35
LabelA&M Records, Mountain Records
Songwriter(s)Nazareth
Producer(s)Jeff Baxter
Nazareth singles chronology
"Every Young Man's Dream"
(1980)
"Holiday"
(1980)
"Dressed to Kill"
(1980)
Audio
"Holiday" on YouTube

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Nazareth: Chart History". Billboard.com. Retrieved August 28, 2020.
  2. ^ "Holiday - Nazareth: Song info on Allmusic". Allmusic.com. Retrieved August 28, 2020.
  3. ^ "Malice in Wonderland - Nazareth". Allmusic.com. Retrieved August 28, 2020. a witty send-up of rich rock & rollers that effectively layers a sing-along chorus done in a mock-calypso style and some slick harmonies over its boogie beat and fat power chords