Wildside (album)

Wildside is an album released in September 1987 by the Canadian rock band Loverboy.[2] This was the first album that the band had released that did not go platinum, signaling a significant decline in the band's popularity.

Studio album by
ReleasedSeptember 1987
StudioLittle Mountain Sound Studios
ProducerBruce Fairbairn
Loverboy chronology
Lovin' Every Minute of It
Big Ones
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic2/5 stars[1]

Track listingEdit

Wildside track listing
1."Notorious"Jon Bon Jovi, Todd Cerney, Dean, Reno, Richie Sambora4:39
2."Walkin' on Fire"Todd Cerney, Dean, Taylor Rhodes4:17
3."Break It to Me Gently"Dean, Reno4:37
4."Love Will Rise Again"Todd Cerney, Rhodes4:29
5."Can't Get Much Better"Todd Cerney, Paul Dean, Mike Perodeau, Rhodes, Steve Tracey4:05
6."Hometown Hero"Bryan Adams, Todd Cerney, Dean, Rhodes4:12
7."Wildside"Reno, Lindsay West, J.L. Douglas3:31
8."Don't Let Go"Brian MacLeod, Reno3:36
9."That's Where My Money Goes"Dean, Gerald O'Brien, Alfie Zappacosta4:14
10."Read My Lips"Doug Johnson, Reno, Neil Shilkin5:03
CD bonus track
11."Don't Keep Me in the Dark"James P. Dunne, Reno, Austin Roberts5:56


All information from the album booklet.[3]


Additional musicians

  • Darrell Mansfield – harp
  • Alison Glass – voice on "That's Where My Money Goes"
  • Paul Hyde – voice on "That's Where My Money Goes"


  • Neil Shilkin – programming
  • Bruce Fairbairn – producer, backing vocals
  • Bob Rock – engineer, mixing
  • Mike Fraser – engineer
  • Ed Thacker – mastering
  • George Marino – mastering
  • Norman Moore – art direction
  • Phillip Dixon – photography
  • James O' Mara – photography
  • Ryan Begley – photography


  1. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "Wildside - Review". Allmusic.
  2. ^ Strong, Martin C. "The Great Metal Discography." Canongate Books Ltd. Edinburgh, Scotland. 1998. p. 189
  3. ^ (1987). "Wildside liner notes". In Wildside [CD booklet]. Columbia Records.

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