If You Can't Lick 'Em...Lick 'Em

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If You Can't Lick 'Em...Lick 'Em
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Studio album by
ReleasedFebruary 1988
Recorded1987
Studio Conway Recording Studios, Hollywood, California
Genre Hard rock
Length40:12
Label Atlantic
Producer Tom Werman, Duane Baron, John Purdell, Ted Nugent
Ted Nugent chronology
Little Miss Dangerous
(1986)
If You Can't Lick 'Em...Lick 'Em
(1988)
Spirit of the Wild
(1995)
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Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal 6/10 [3]

If You Can't Lick 'Em...Lick 'Em is the tenth studio album by American hard rock guitarist Ted Nugent. The album was released in February 1988, by Atlantic Records and reached No. 112 in the Billboard 200 US chart. [4] It also marks the first album to feature Nugent as the sole lead vocalist after only providing secondary lead vocals on previous albums.

Contents

Track listing

All songs written and arranged by Ted Nugent, except "That's the Story of Love", written by Jon Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora and Ted Nugent.

Side one
No.TitleLength
1."Can't Live with 'Em"4:19
2."She Drives Me Crazy"2:45
3."If You Can't Lick 'Em...Lick 'Em"6:10
4."Skintight"3:10
5."Funlover"4:45
Side two
No.TitleLength
6."Spread Your Wings"5:59
7."The Harder They Come (The Harder I Get)"3:39
8."Separate the Men from the Boys, Please"3:55
9."Bite the Hand"2:58
10."That's the Story of Love"3:01

Personnel

Musicians

Production

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