American Fool - John Mellencamp
Track Listing
  1. Hurts So Good
  2. Jack & Diane
  3. Hand to Hold on To
  4. Danger List
  5. Can You Take It
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  1. Hurts So Good
  2. Jack & Diane
  3. Hand to Hold on To
  4. Danger List
  5. Can You Take It
  6. Thundering Hearts
  7. China Girl
  8. Close Enough
  9. Weakest Moments
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John Cougar's first albums were so bereaved of strong material that the lean swagger of American Fool came as a shock. The difference is evident from the opening song, "Hurts So Good," a hard, Stonesy rocker with an irresistibly sleazy hook. Cougar never wrote anything as catchy as this before, nor had his romantic vision of small-town America resonated like it did on "Jack & Diane," a minor and remarkably affecting sketch of dead-end romance. These two songs are the only true keepers on American Fool, but the rest of the ...

American Fool 2016, Virgin EMI

UPC: 602547843203

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