Cry Tough (song)

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"Cry Tough"
Single by Poison
from the album Look What the Cat Dragged In
B-side "Look What the Cat Dragged In"
ReleasedAugust 5, 1986
Recorded1986
Genre Glam metal
Length3:38
Label Enigma/Capitol Records
Songwriter(s) Dall; DeVille; Michaels; Rockett
Producer(s) Ric Browde
Poison singles chronology
"Cry Tough"
(1986)
"Talk Dirty to Me"
(1987)

"Cry Tough" is the debut single by the American glam metal band Poison. It was featured on the group's first album Look What the Cat Dragged In . [1]

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Background

"Cry Tough" was released as a single in 1986 on Capitol Records' Enigma label. It is about believing in oneself to make one's dreams come true.

The B-side is the title track "Look What The Cat Dragged In".

The song failed to chart in the US but charted at number 97 on the UK Singles Chart. [2]

Music video

The song's video was placed on New York Times list of the 15 Essential Hair-Metal Videos. [3]

Albums

"Cry Tough" is on the following albums:

Chart performance

Chart (1987)Peak
position
UK Singles (OCC) [4] 97

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References

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  2. "Poison Official Charts Company".
  3. Edwards, Gavin (2020-05-05). "15 Essential Hair-Metal Videos". The New York Times. ISSN   0362-4331 . Retrieved 2021-03-15.
  4. "Official Singles Chart Top 100". Official Charts Company. Retrieved August 21, 2020.