|Dancin' on the Edge|
|Studio album by|
|Released||28 May 1984|
|Recorded|| The Power Station , New York City,|
The Warehouse and Studio 4, Philadelphia
|Genre||Glam metal, heavy metal|
|Lita Ford chronology|
|Singles from Dancin on the Edge|
|The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal||6/10|
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